LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 08:  Actress Ashley Madekwe arrives at The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) and InStyle Presents "A Night Of Firsts" at Cecconi's Restaurant on December 8, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Ashley Madekwe

The London-born Madekwe plays the role of Ashley Davenport on the ABC drama Revenge. In the early 2000s, she made a name for herself with her work on British television shows (Drop Dead Gorgeous, Casualty, Doctors). She later landed a role in Woody Allen's Cassandra's Dream (2007) and How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (2008). She made her American TV debut in 2009, with a role in The Beautiful Life, a CW drama that was canceled after two episodes. Aside from acting, Madekwe has become a notable voice in the fashion world, managing a popular blog that highlights her fashion sensibilities.