ashleigh crystal hairston

Ashleigh Crystal Hairston is an actor, writer and improviser from Seattle, WA! She received a BA in Acting from Howard University in Washington DC and now resides in Los Angeles where she performs regularly at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre on Maude Night. 


She has appeared in 13 national commercials and has traveled to Seattle, San Diego, San Francisco, Hawaii and Brisbane, Australia to perform and teach improv. Ashleigh is the voice of “Bask” in Marvel’s Avengers: Black Panther’s Quest (Disney XD) which was a 2x NAACP Image Award Nominee, and she also voices the wild-eyed kid scientist “Wren” in Cartoon Network’s hit show Craig of the Creek, of which she is currently a Staff Writer on. In 2018 Ashleigh appeared in the coveted CBS Diversity Sketch Comedy Showcase as a writer and performer and in 2019 she was one of 11 alumni to be invited back as a Staff Writer for the showcase.  Her recent TV credits include Indebted (NBC), Single Parents (ABC), Astronomy Club (Netflix) and Modern Family (ABC).  She is currently recurring on The Neighborhood (CBS).