Ashley Gardner is a South African-born American stage, film, television and voice actress. She provided the voice of Nancy Gribble and Didi Hill in the animated series King of the Hill.
She appeared in the sitcom Seinfeld in the episode “The Library” as Marion; and in the pilot of Madman of the People.
John Simon in his review of Keith Curran’s 1991 play Walking the Dead , stated that Gardner “does wonders” as Veronica, a lesbian who has a sex change and becomes a man. She had previously appeared in Curran’s Dalton’s Back and co-starred in Timothy Mason’s The Fiery Furnace.
Gardner has also appeared in the feature films Heart of Dixie (1989), Johnny Suede (1991) and He Said, She Said (1991) where she plays the “Classy with a capital K” ex-lover of Kevin Bacon’s character who flirts by exposing her breast for him in public.