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Ashley Austin Morris


Ashley Austin Morris (born Ashley Sue Morris, in San Antonio, Texas) is an American comedian, playwright, and stage, television, and film actress. She is best known for her role as Francine Carruthers in the revival of the PBS Kids children's series The Electric Company, which ran from 2009 to 2011.After finishing high school, Morris joined a comedy troupe called "Viva La Vulva!" and contributed to the group's writing and sketch comedy The following year, she enrolled at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts and co-starred in a production called Be Good, Daniel, a short comedy romance. She also wrote Libido Limbo, a play about Lady M, Nora, Blanche, and Medea being trapped in purgatory and being saved by Hillary Clinton, which was a finalist at Atlanta's Young Playwrights Festival

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