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A gorgeous and sensuous lady with an appealing personality, ‘Andrea Joy Cook’ professionally known as A.J. Cook is a popular Canadian actress. She is Canada’s most recognized name in Hollywood.
She is well recognized for portraying Supervisory Special Agent named Jennifer ‘JJ’ Jareau in the TV series, ‘Criminal Minds’. Moreover, she has also appeared in a few Hollywood hits including ‘Out Cold’, and ‘Final Destination 2’ having amassed huge success in her hometown.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on 22 July 1978, this renowned star has turn 43 years old in the year 2021. She has a perfect height which is 170 in centimeters and 5’7” in feet & inches. She seems as fit as fiddle with the weight of 58 in kilograms and 127 lbs in pounds.
Her beauty is enhanced by her blue eyes and blonde hair. She is very conscious about her health and maintains her figure with the measurement of 34 inches breast, 24 inches waist, and 34 inches hips. Her bra size is 34B while her shoe size is 8 (US).
AJ Cook has collected a whopping fortune from starring in several films & TV series and her net worth is estimated to be $ 4 million.
Education / Family
Cook was born and raised up in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada and belongs to Canadian nationality. She is born to her father Michael Cook who is a school teacher and her mother Sandra Cook worked as a psychiatrist.
She has been grown up with his two brothers Nathan Cook and Paul Cook and a beautiful sister named Angela Cook. As of her education, she completed her education at Utah Valley University.
|Birth Name||Andrea Joy Cook|
|Birth Place||Oshawa, Ontario, Canada|
|Date of birth||22 July 1978|
|Age||43 years old (as of 2021)|
|Height||In feet & inches: 5’7”
In centimeters: 170 cm
|Weight||In kilograms: 58 kg
In pounds: 127 lbs
|Profession||Actress and Model|
|College||Utah Valley University|
|Home town||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Fathers name||Michael Cook|
|Mothers name||Sandra Cook
|Brothers||Nathan Cook and Paul Cook|
Career / Fashion and Style
As of her career, she started her career in the TV series ‘Goosebumps’. This series was based on the popular Goosebumps horror storybook series. After that, she featured in TV movies ‘His Father’s Shoes’ and ‘Elvis Meets Nixon’. She made her film debut in the drama film ‘The Virgin Suicides’ in 1999.
For her appearance in ‘Higher Ground’, she gained huge popularity but the show had to be canceled after one season due to the sale of its broadcast network. She appeared in a lead role in the British Canadian horror film ‘The Ripper’ in 2001. She appeared in the main role in ‘Final Destination 2’ in 2003 which turned out to be a commercial success.
From 2003, she appeared in the American supernatural drama ‘Tru Calling’ which focused on a medical student serving her internship in a morgue. She played a lead role in the horror TV movie ‘Bloodsuckers’ in 2005 and the show received mixed reviews.
She started starring in ‘Criminal Minds’ in the same year which was the most significant work in her career and won numerous awards and nominations. She featured in the romantic comedy film ‘I’m Reed Fish’ in 2006 which met with average reviews.
In 2007, she appeared in the main role in the horror film ‘Night Skies’ which was directed by Roy Knyrim. After that, she was also seen in the psychological horror film ‘Mother’s Day’, ‘Least Among Saints’ (2012), ‘Wer’ (2013), and many more. Her latest appearance was in Back Fork (2018).
Boyfriend, Affairs, Husband, and More
As for her personal life, she is a married woman who tied the marriage knot with her longtime boyfriend Nathan Anderson in 2001. They met at Utah Valley University. The couple has been blessed with two children named Mekhai Allan Andersen and Phoenix Sky Andersen. As of now, she resides in Los Angeles, California with her husband and sons.
|Children||Sons – Mekhai Allan Andersen and Phoenix Sky Andersen
Here we are providing the list of favorites of A.J. Cook:
|Favorite Actor||Not Known|
|Favorite Actress||Not Known|
|Favorite Food||Vinegar and salt kettle chips|
Some Interesting Facts About A.J. Cook
- He is fondly known by the name of Dre by her fans and family.
- She was declared blind in the second grade in her childhood.
- To correct her vision, she used to wear thick glasses and contacts.
- She underwent surgery at an early age in which a lens implant corrected the impairment.
- She started taking Jazz, tap, and Ballet lessons at the early age of four.
- For her performance in the TV movie ‘Bring Ashley Home’, she was nominated for a Prism Award.
- In 2014, she was listed at 88th position on the Maxim Hot 100 list.
- In 1997, her first acting job was in a McDonald’s commercial.
- Cook was a competitive dancer and taught dance before she got into acting.