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Ashley Spencer Argota (born January 9, 1993) is a Filipino-American actress, singer, and student.

She portrays Lou Chan in The Fosters.

Life and Career

Ashley Argota was born in California Redlands, California and her background is Filipino, her parents and family being from the Philippines. She began her professional career as a contestant on the Arsenio Hall - hosted Star Search on CBS in 2003. She began acting at the age of 14. In 2007, she starred in an independent film titled Schooled.

She also appeared in a Nickelodeon celebrity-episode of the series BrainSurge during which she lost during a Sudden Death round to Jerry Trainor. She appeared again in 2011 with other various Nickelodeon celebrities and won.

Ashley confirmed on July 5, 2012, that Nickelodeon has canceled Bucket & Skinner's Epic Adventures. It is unknown if the remaining episodes will be shown, however, all episodes were broadcast in other countries. On December 22, 2012, TeenNick aired the previous never before seen in the US, Christmas episode. Starting March 27, 2013, the previous seven never before aired in the US episodes aired on TeenNick in the US.

As a singer, Ashley released two independent albums Dreams Come True (2006) and Ashley (2008).

She attended New York University and majored in nursing.

In December of 2013, Ashley starred in the show Aladdin and His Winter Wish at the Pasadena Playhouse. She played Princess Jasmine, and the show received positive feedback. This same month, she was nominated for the Libby Award by Peta2 for her work with adoption practices.


Year Title Role Notes
2007 Schooled Soomi Alverez Independent film
2014 How to Build a Better Boy Nevaeh Barnes Disney Channel Original Movie
Year Show Role Notes
2008–2011 True Jackson, VP Lulu[2] Main role, Nickelodeon original series
2011–2013 Bucket & Skinner's Epic Adventures Kelly Peckinpaw Main role, Nickelodeon original series
Guest appearances
Year Show Role Notes
2008 iCarly Kathy Episode: "iHave a Lovesick Teacher"
2010-2011 BrainSurge Herself Contestant
2011 The Troop Mazie Episode: "Road Trip" (a.k.a. "The Kiss")
2012 Baby Daddy Ava Episode: "May the Best Friend Win"
2012 Figure It Out Herself Panelist
2014 Austin & Ally Elle Episode: "Glee Clubs & Glory"
2014 The Fosters Lou
2014 Lab Rats Kranes Aquaintance Episode: "You Posted What?!"


  • 2006: Dreams Come True (independent album)
  • 2008: Ashley Argota (independent album)
  • 2008: Wallflower by Reagan Marie (Vocals - Music Works/Kidgroovs)