Olivia Cooke was born in Oldham, Greater Manchester, England. She comes from a non-filmy background. She started acting at the age of eight at the Oldham Theatre Workshop. For years, Cooke only performed in ensembles. When she played Maria in the Oldham Sixth Form College’s production of West Side Story and soon got a lead role for the Oldham Theatre Workshop in Prom: The Musical, it is a remake of Cinderella. With the help of a local agency, she got her first commercial role. In 2012, she appeared in One Direction’s “Autumn Term” tour video as a student getting a piggyback ride from Harry Styles.
Olivia Cooke Wiki / Biography
Birth Name Olivia Catherine Cooke Wilde
Date of birth 27 December 1993
Birthplace Oldham, Greater Manchester, England
Age 29 years (from 2023)
Profession Actress, Producer, Soundtracker
Parents John Cooke (father), Lindsay Wilde (mother)
Sibling Eleanor Cooke (sister)
Boyfriend Christopher Abbott (2015- 2016) Ben Hardy (2020)
Marital Status Single
Hobbies Photography, Travelling, Acting
Height 5ft, 5in (166 cm)
Weight 52 kg
Waist size 24 inch
Bra size 36B
Hip size 24 inch
Eye colour Brown
Hair colour Brown
Olivia Cooke Family Background
Her father John Cooke is a retired Police Officer and her mother Lindsy Cooke is a Sales Representative. Later her parents divorced when she was too young. After that, she and her sister lived with her mother.
Olivia Cooke Dating Rumours
Cooke was in a relationship with Christopher Abbott (2015- 2016) but they part ways and now she is dating Ben Hardy (2020)
Olivia Cooke Career
After performing at the Oldham Theatre Workshop, a casting director gave her a role in television. At the age of 18 Cooke began her television career with BBC mini-series production in 2012; Blackout and The Secret of Crickley Hall. Cooke realized that she is perfect for television not for theatres. She continued her television journey and recorded a tape for the Audition for the American horror show Bates Motel, and in just three weeks she was selected for the leading role in the series.
In 2015, she gave her voice in an American series Axe Cop. After this, she grabbed the leading role in Vanity Fair, where she played the role of Becky Sharp. Later she worked in several series and her upcoming series is House of the Dragons.
Cooke also started her movie career with the short film Ruby’s Skin (2014). Later she featured in films like; The Quiet Ones, Me Eagle, and the Dying Girl. In 2018, she worked on Steven Spielberg’s sci-fi movie. She also worked in movies like Follow the Roses and Life Itself.
In 2019, she starred in Sound of Metals with rapper Riz Ahmed. And in 2021, she starred in two movies titled Little Fish and Naked Singularity.
As per our research, we have found that Cooke’s net worth is approximately $2 million.
Olivia Cooke Awards and Nominations
- Cooke won the best actress award at the Eerie Horror Film Festival Awards (2014).
- She was nominated for UK stars of tomorrow at the Screen International Award (2015).
- In 2016, she was nominated for a best female newcomer at the Empire Awards.
- In 2017, she was nominated for the best actress- jury award at the Newport Beach Film Festival.
- In 2020, she was nominated for a best-supporting actress at the San Diego Film Critics Society for Sounds of Metals.
Olivia Cooke Movies
- Ruby’s Skin – 2013
- The Quiet Ones – 2014
- The signal – 2014
- Me and Earl – 2015
- Dying Girl – 2015
- The Limehouse Golem – 2016
- Katie Says Goodbye – 2016
- Thoroughbreds – 2017
- Ready Player One – 2018
- Sound Of Metal – 2020
- House of the Dragons – 2022
Olivia Cooke Ready Player One
Ready Player One is an American Science fiction film based on Ernest Cline’s novel. Cooke grab the role of Art3mis aka Samantha. Her avatar is the coolest as got famous with this character.
Olivia Cooke’s House of the Dragon
Cooke’s upcoming series House of the Dragons are in talk since the teaser is telecasted. In a teaser, they reveal various clips and it reveals a close look at Olivia’s character, Lady Alicent Hightower.