About Ashley February 12, 2008
Ashley Callie is a South African actress best known for her role as Leone Haines in the SA daily SABC 3 soapie, Isidingo.
Born in Johannesburg on 19 May 1973, Ashley studied at Wits University and received a BA Honours degree in Dramatic Arts. Her performance in Isidingo recently won Ashley the Best Actress award at the South African Film and Television Awards.
When not in front of the cameras, Ashley is also co-owner of La Vista Social Club in Melville and enjoys reading and walking in her spare time.
At about 22:30 on Friday 8 February 2008, Ashley was involved in a serious car accident. She sustained head injuries and underwent surgery on Saturday 9 February to relieve pressure on her brain. She is in a stable condition in ICU at Johannesburg General Hospital.
As fans of Ashley’s work and her remarkable spirit that shines through her character on Isidingo, we have created this site to pull together support from all her fans, friends and family. Our messages will combine to send Ashley loads of positive energy, prayers and best wishes to get her through this difficult time and towards a very speedy recovery.
Ashley, when you read this, know that our thoughts were with you throughout this terrible time. But more importantly, that our thoughts are with you throughout your healing … and beyond. Get well soon!
* This is terribly hard to add to this page. Ashley passed away on Friday 15 February 2008. She will never be forgotten. Her one life produced so many happy memories for thousands and thousands of fans. God bless Ashley. You must be even more beautiful as an angel looking down on us all.