Birthday: 1993-12-27 · Known For: Acting
14 Movies · 5 TV Series
In 2014, Cooke supported the Save the Children campaign by appearing in Bulgari advertisements.
Cooke was born and raised in Oldham, Greater Manchester. Her father, John Cooke, is a retired police officer, and her mother, Lindsy Wild, is a sales representative. She has one younger sister, Eleanor. When Cooke was a child, her parents divorced, and she and her younger sister lived with their mother. Cooke attended Royton and Crompton Academy and studied drama at Oldham Sixth Form College, leaving before the end of her A-levels to appear in Blackout.Cooke started acting when she was 8 years old at an after-school drama programme in her hometown, called the Oldham Theatre Workshop. At 17, when she starred as Maria alongside Tomas Manchester in Oldham Sixth Form College's production of West Side Story. Soon after, Cooke landed her first and last leading role for the Oldham Theatre Workshop, in Prom: The Musical, a remake of Cinderella.When she was 14, Cooke secured her first local talent agent in Manchester, who placed her in a number of commercials. In 2012, she appeared in One Direction's "Autumn Term" tour video, as a student getting a piggyback ride from Harry Styles.Although Cooke's agent discouraged her from enrolling in drama school because she was already getting acting work, Cooke was keen on applying to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). She made it to the final round of auditions, but was not accepted.
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4 Movies · 1 TV Series
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