During breaks from shooting “Life with Derek”, Ashley was a recurring character on “Darcy’s Wild Life” (Sara Paxton), a regular on the new genre TV series “11 Cameras”, and guest starred on “The Latest Buzz”, “Aaron Stone”, and “Unnatural History”.
In 2008, a rare opportunity came to this rising star’s lap.
Yeah, his name is Michael Seater and he’s pretty kick ass.
She was asked to play Baby in “Dirty Dancing” at the Royal Alexandra Theatre in Toronto.
Although she hadn’t been on stage in nearly ten years, she returned with a vengeance and won critical acclaim for her dead on portrayal of Baby.
This was the beginning of Ashley’s passion for dance.
Until she graduated from high school, Ashley danced competitively in the top divisions in tap, jazz, ballet, pointe, acrobatics, lyrical, musical theatre and hip hop.
Ashley Leggat, a twice Gemini nominated actress, was born into a large family in Hamilton, Ontario.