The bright lights of Hollywood have always attracted the young and the beautiful. For this small-town girl from northern California, life in Hollywood in 2001 was a whirlwind of work, friends and fun.
At the center of Ashley's world was a core group of close friends - Justin Peterson, Jennifer Disisto and Chris Duran. You know, just amazing," Peterson told "48 Hours Mystery" correspondent Maureen Maher.
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"And he started telling us all the crazy stories that, you know, he was this professional boxer." In fact, Michael Gargiulo did have a short career as an amateur boxer.
But when he first arrived in Hollywood in 1998, like countless others, he had a different dream in mind. "I think he was perfect for that part as far as, you know, this movie goes," he said as he watched Gargiulo's scene. And he performed it very well." Video: Gargiulo's screen test Video: Gargiulo in "Boxing's Been Good to Me" Gargiulo fit the role of a boxer to a tee, but when the camera stopped, Brown says there was something odd about him.
Through the years, Adrien Broner continued to impress the boxing enthusiasts as he faced the famous personalities in the field of boxing including Jose Alfredo Lugo, Eric Ricker, Angel Rodriguez, Fernando Quintero, William Kickett, Edgar Portillo and Henry White Jr via knockout.
In 2010, he faced Rafael Lora, Guillermo Sanchez, Ilido Julio and Carlos Claudio.
"And what were her goals and dreams at that point in her life? "I think it was basically, you know, to get into the fashion industry," said Peterson.