Olivia Cooke was born on December 27, 1993 in Oldham, Greater Manchester, England, UK. The English actress currently co-stars as Emma Decody on the American television series Bates Motel airing on A&E. And her latest movie is The Quiet Ones, in which she stars as the lead opposite Sam Claflin and Jared Harris.
Olivia began acting with the Oldham Theatre Workshop at age 10. Cooke left school before completing her A-levels to play Meg Demoys in the BBC mini-series Blackout. She also co-starred in The Secret of Crickley Hall.