December 27, 1993
27 years old
5 ft 5½ in | 166 cm tall
33-24-32 in | 84-61-81 cm
53 kg | 117 pounds
7.5 US | 38 EU
Olivia Kate Cooke was born in Oldham, Greater Manchester, England, on December 27, 1993, is an English actress.
Young Olivia Cooke first started performing at Oldham Theatre Workshop in her hometown, at the age of 8.
She made her big screen debut in supernatural horror film The Quiet Ones (2014) in role as Jane Harper.
She got her television debut in British drama series Blackout (2012) in role as Meg Demoys.
Her breakthrough performance came as Rachel Kushner in comedy drama movie Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015).
She was nominated for the Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Jane Harper in supernatural horror film The Quiet Ones (2014).
She was nominated for the Empire Award for Best Female Newcomer, a San Diego Film Critics Society for Best Supporting Actress and a Women's Image Network Award for Best Actress – Feature Film for her role as Rachel Kushner in comedy drama movie Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015).
She won the Manchester Film Festival Prize – Best Actress and a Newport Beach Film Festival Jury Award – Best Actress for her role as Katie in drama film Katie Says Goodbye (2016).
She was nominated for two MTV Movie & TV Awards and Teen Choice Awards for her role as Samantha Cook / Art3mis in science fiction action adventure movie Ready Player One (2018).
She was nominated for the San Diego Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance as Lou in drama film Sound of Metal (2019).
The Signal (2014) science fiction thriller opposite Brenton Thwaites and Laurence Fishburne
Ouija (2014) supernatural horror with Olivia Cooke, Daren Kagasoff and Douglas Smith
The Limehouse Golem (2016) horror mystery opposite Olivia Cooke, Bill Nighy and Douglas Booth
Thoroughbreds (2017) dark comedy thriller with Olivia Cooke, Anya Taylor-Joy and Anton Yelchin
Life Itself (2018) drama opposite Oscar Isaac, Olivia Wilde and Antonio Banderas
Pixie (2020) comedy thriller with Olivia Cooke, Ben Hardy and Alec Baldwin
Naked Singularity (2021) drama thriller in role as Lea, opposite Bill Skarsgård and Ed Skrein
The Secret of Crickley Hall (2012) BBC supernatural thriller series in role as Nancy Linnet
Bates Motel (2013-2017) psychological horror drama series in role as Emma Decody
Vanity Fair (2018) ITV and Amazon Studios historical drama miniseries in role as Becky Sharp
Modern Love (2019) Amazon Video romantic comedy anthology series in role as Karla
Slow Horses (2021) spy thriller television series in role as Sid Baker
House of the Dragon (2022) HBO action adventure drama series in role as Alicent Hightower
Attended the Royton and Crompton Secondary School in the Metropolitan Borough of Oldham, Greater Manchester, England.
Studied drama at the Oldham Sixth Form College in Greater Manchester, England.
Has younger sister, Eleanor.
She began her ballet and gymnastics training while she was a child.
Good friends with Thomas Mann, Nicola Peltz and Freddie Highmore.
Featured in music video for One Direction "Autumn Term" (2012).
Lives in New York City, New York, United States.
She dated actor Christopher Abbott (2015-2016).