Annie Cooper, born in Helsingborg, Sweden on 1983. She was brought up in London. Annie started out in the industry training in dance at the famous London studio centre at the age of three. She was also a gymnast and by the age of eight Annie was training at the Olympic stadium in Moscow twice a year with top Olympic coaches.
Annie Cooper then won a scholarship to attend the prestigious Sylvia Young Theatre School at the age of eleven. Annie’s class mates at Sylvia Young included Lee Ryan from Blue, Billie Piper and Amy Winehouse to name a few. Annie also studied at The Central school of Ballet until the age of sixteen.
After leaving Sylvia Young Theatre School Annie went on to study Meisner technique. Stanford Meisner taught many great actors include Robert Douvall, Diane Keaton, Bob Fosse, Grace Kelly and writers such as Arthur Miller and David Mamet.
Annie Cooper has many credits to her name appearing in several current music videos including Basshunter, DJ Sash, Alex Gauldino, Out of office and Jamie T’s “Shelia” along side Bob Hoskins. Most recently Annie appeared in ITVs Coronation Street as “Danielle”, Alicia in Skins C4, Michelle in The Bill ITV. Annie has just finished filming Mathew Vaughn’s (director of “Layer Cake” and “Stardust”) new movie “Kick Ass” staring Nicholas cage.
She is currently working between London and Los Angeles.
On 26th March 2011, it was revealed that she is dating Chelsea and England footballer Ashley Cole Ex husband Cheryl Cole. But she then let her new boyfriend was seen in public with letting go partying with his team-mates after their 2-0 win over Manchester City on Sunday.
To avoid public attention, he sent his car to pick up Annie and her friend in front of a London club Whisky Mist and Jet Black. The driver then drove the woman who works as an actress it into Cole's house at 4 am.
A source said: "Ashley is enjoying the bachelor, but that changed after a friend introduced him to Annie. He does not want everything publicly known, while still early like this. "
"He wanted to make sure Annie was able to handle all the spotlight."
The pair were seen walking hand in hand at Whisky Mist.
The source added, "They're at the table along with my friends Ashley and then go have fun and start playing ice-cube game between them." .
Ashley has not seen Annie met this week, because he was preparing to lead a Euro 2012 qualifier with England against Wales.