It s not easy growing up with a beautiful and talented older sister; Ashlee Simpson knows all about it. Her sister is Jessica Simpson, a popular entertainer. For most of her life, Ashlee lived in Jessica s shadow. Their parents were so focused on Jessica s career that at times Ashlee had to resort to outrageous behavior to get attention. A gifted dancer, actor and singer-songwriter, Ashlee Simpson has worked hard to become recognized as a talented performer in her own right. With a multi-platinum CD, a hit reality TV show, and roles in movies and other television shows, Ashlee s future is bright, and she can look ahead to a long career of many possibilities stretching before here.