Shari Shattuck is an American actress and author. Shattuck was born in Atlanta, Georgia. She was one of several actresses on The Young and the Restless, to portray the character Ashley Abbott, originated and currently played by Eileen Davidson. She appeared on the cover of Playboy in April 1980. Shattuck makes an appearance in the .38 Special (band) video Caught Up In You. Shattuck appeared in a low budget erotic thriller Body Chemistry 3 during the 1990's.