Ashley Matthau | Biography

Dance, Dance, Dance

Member of the American Ballet Theatre

Ashley Matthau was born in the early 1980’s and she is the granddaughter of Joe Parnello, who was music director for such singers as Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett.

She spent her youth in the Ballet, becoming a principal dancer for the American Ballet Theatre in New York at the age of 18.

She later became a successful actress, starring in numerous music videos including Smash Mouth’s "Pacific Coast Party", the female lead in the feature film “Pauly Shore Is Dead,” and a multitude of Television shows.

She is now a busy entrepreneur, overseeing several ventures including retail, event planning, and entertainment.