Ashley Louise Edner is an American actress. Edner was born in Downey, California, the daughter of Cindy and Bob Edner, and the younger sister of actor Bobby Edner. Her credits include Angel, Malcolm in the Middle, MAD TV, The Amanda Show, Martial Law, Party of Five, The X Files, Star Trek: Voyager, Will & Grace, Listen Up!, and The Twilight Zone. She was asked to appear as a young Britney Spears in the opening of her stage performance on the 42nd Grammy Awards days before it aired on February 23, 2000. Ashley also played young Britney Spears on her Dream Within a Dream Tour. She appeared on stage and movie clips during the show.