Ashley Greene - Ashley Greene throws herself into charity work

Ashley Greene is trying to keep busy after a ''rough few months''.

The 'Twilight Saga' actress was left heartbroken after her beloved dog, Marlo, died during a fire that also destroyed her apartment in March but says the incident inspired her to do more charity work.

The 26-year-old brunette star told People.com: ''Obviously, I've had a rough few months, but I'm doing okay.

''I'm exploring new opportunities, and I try to participate in charity events as much as possible.

''It's very important to me to focus on others, not just myself. You look at children with cancer and you think, 'Wow, it really puts my own problems into perspective.' Not to say that what we all go through isn't important, but there are people who have much greater problems that they deal with every day.''

It was previously reported the actress, her brother and an unidentified boyfriend were asleep in her Los Angeles condo and quickly fled before realising her dogs were still inside.

Meanwhile, Ashley claims she has no fear of only being offered roles in vampire films after starring in the smash hit franchise.

She explained: ''If I've been getting vampire offers, my management hasn't been sending them to me.

''We agreed that, unless a vampire role is spectacular, I just can't do it.''

But she is still in touch with a few of her former castmates, including newly single Kellan Lutz.

She said: ''I still try to keep up with everyone, but we don't see each other as much as we'd like to. And then there's always Skype! I chatted with Kellan Lutz the other day and he was in Bulgaria!''


Contactmusic

Tags: Ashley Greene - Kellan Lutz

Advertisement

More Ashley Greene

Wish I Was Here Trailer

Aidan Bloom may look like he's got a lot going for him on the outside, in his prime at 35 with a beautiful wife and...

Lake Bell And Ashley Greene Deny Paparazzi Decent Shots At Marchesa Show During NY Fashion Week - Part 1

Several well-dressed familiar females hit the seats at the Marchesa Spring/Summer 2014 show which took place during the Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week. Among them...

A Week In Movies: Gravity bows in Venice, One Direction takes to cinemas, all-star film explores JFK's death

George Clooney and Sandra Bullock brought their star power to opening night at the 70th Venice Film Festival on Wednesday. The event launched with the...

CBGB Trailer

In 1973, New York nightclub CBGB opened as a venue for Country, BlueGrass and Blues acts led by music entrepreneur Hilly Kristal. However, it soon...

Advertisement

Beach Babes Vanessa Hudgens And Ashley Greene Kick Off The Season With Surfer Event In Bali

It’s officially summer and Vanessa Hudgens and Ashley Greene are making full use of it at a surfer event in Bali (where else?) The young...

The Reason Behind The Fire At Ashley Greene's Condo Was An Unattended Candle

The reason behind the blaze, which devastated Ashley Greene’s apartment on Friday, has now been found.According to a TMZ report, the preliminary investigation has determined...

Ashley Green’s Dog Dies In Dramatic Fire

The apartment of Ashley Green was ablaze yesterday, taking the lives of one of her two dogs. Her, her boyfriend and brother were all able...

Twilight Star Ashley Green’s Apartment Destroyed in Fire, Dog Dies

A fire ripped through Ashley Green’s West Hollywood condo today, tearing her home apart and, tragically, taking her dog's life. Apparently she has two dogs,...

Advertisement

Comments

Ashley Greene Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Ashley Greene

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All