|Born||Aubrey Shea Peeples
(1993-11-27) November 27, 1993 
Lake Mary, Florida, United States
Aubrey Shea Peeples (born November 27, 1993) is an American actress and singer. She is known for her role as Layla Grant in the ABC drama series Nashville. Peeples also played the leading role in the musical fantasy film, Jem and the Holograms (2015).
Aubrey Shea Peeples was born and raised in Lake Mary, Florida, by parents Wendy and Ashley, and has a younger sister named Ally. Growing up, Aubrey performed with the Orlando Repertory Theatre for 10 years. She graduated from Lake Mary Preparatory School, where she was valedictorian of the class of 2012. Peeples was accepted to Harvard University but deferred entry twice, the second time to accept her role on Nashville.
Peeples guest-starred in Drop Dead Diva, Burn Notice, Austin & Ally, Grey’s Anatomy, and had a recurring role on Necessary Roughness. She appeared in made for television movies Ace Ventura Jr.: Pet Detective, The Good Mother and Sharknado.
She was cast in a major recurring role, playing Layla Grant a runner-up in a reality singing competition and rising country star, in the second season of the ABC drama series Nashville. She was later promoted to regular status for Nashville‘s fourth season. However, Peeples did not return for the show’s fifth season when Nashville moved to CMT.
In 2014, Peeples was cast as lead character in the romantic musical fantasy comedy-drama film Jem and the Holograms, based on the 1980s television show of the same name. The same year Peeples co-starred in the crime thriller Rage opposite Nicolas Cage. Peeples was named one of the best actors under the age of twenty.
|2014||A Conversation: Anne Frank Meets God||Anne Frank|
|2015||Jem and the Holograms||Jem / Jerrica Benton||Lead role|
|2009||Ace Ventura Jr.: Pet Detective||Daniella||Television film|
|2010||Drop Dead Diva||Madison Thomas||Episode: “Bad Girls”|
|2011||Charlie’s Angels||Sarah Daniels||Episode: “Angel with a Broken Wing”|
|2011||Burn Notice||Sophie Resnick||Episode: “Necessary Evil”|
|2012||Austin & Ally||Cassidy||Episode: “Diners & Daters”|
|2011–12||Necessary Roughness||Winter||3 episodes|
|2013||Grey’s Anatomy||Girlfriend||Episode: “The End Is the Beginning Is the End”|
|2013||The Good Mother||Kate||Television film|
|2013||Sharknado||Claudia Shepherd||Television film|
|2013–16||Nashville||Layla Grant||Recurring role (seasons 2–3); main role (season 4); 54 episodes|
|2016||Recovery Road||Harper||2 episodes|