Who is Olivia Cooke, the actress who plays Alicent Hightower as an adult in “The House of the Dragon”?

The sixth episode of “The House of the Dragon” It will premiere on Sunday, September 25. Thus, we will discover the rest of the story of our protagonists, 10 years after the events of the previous chapter. This, due to a significant time jump.

In this sense, actors like Emilie Carey they will have to give way to other artists, since their characters will be adults from the second half of the saison 1 from the prequel to game of thrones”. So the daughter of Otto High Tower will be played by another famous British celebrity.

In the following lines find out who he is Olivia Cookethe actress who plays Alice’s High Tower as an adult in the series hbo max “House of the Dragon”. So find your Biography and the most important facts of his career.

Olivia Cooke is a renowned British actress, who rose to fame through her leading role as Emma Decody in the series ” Motel Bates(2013-2017). She grew up in Greater Manchester, England, the daughter of a policeman father and a saleswoman mother.

He studied theater at Oldham Sixth Form College and acted as a child in the Oldham Theater Workshop. So he played in the works « West Side Story » Oui “Ball: The Musical”. In 2012, he made his professional debut in a video of the hit group One Direction, entitled ” fall termand which was presented to the “Up All Night: The Live Tour”.

Although she was already working as an actress, she was interested in applying for the prestigious Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. However, it was not accepted. Among his most important projects are « Vanity Fair », « Ouija » et « Sound of Metal ».

In 2014, Cook supported the campaignsave the children”, during his appearance in the advertisements of Bulgarian. She is a very close friend of thomas mannhis filming partner in “ Me and Earl and the dying girl” , as good as Nicolas Peltz Oui freddie highmoreof « Motel Bates ».

Regarding her personal life, she was the girlfriend of the actor Christophe Abbott, from 2015 to 2019. He also maintained a relationship with his colleagues Alex Roe et Ben Hardy. Currently, her partner is the interpreter Jacob Ifane.

The actress in an elegant black dress (Photo: Olivia Cooke / Instagram)
The actress in an elegant black dress (Photo: Olivia Cooke / Instagram)
  • Nom complet : Olivia Kate Cooke
  • Date of birth: December 27, 1993
  • Place of birth: Oldham, England
  • Age: 28 years old
  • Zodiac sign: Capricorn
  • Parents : Lindsay Wilde et John Cooke
  • Occupation: Actress
  • Active years: 2012-present
  • 2014: “Ruby’s Skin” (short film) as Ruby
  • 2014: “The Quietest” as Jane Harper
  • 2014: “The Signal” as Haley Peterson
  • 2014: “Ouija” as Laine Morris
  • 2015: “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl” as Rachel Kushner
  • 2016: « The Limehouse Golem » comme Elizabeth « Lizzie » Cree
  • 2016: “Katie Says Goodbye” as Katie
  • 2017: “Thoroughbred” as Amanda
  • 2018 : « Ready Player One » en tant que Samantha Cook / Art3mis
  • 2018: “Life Itself”
  • 2019: « Sound of Metal » comme Lou
  • 2021: “Little Fish” as Emma
  • 2021: “Naked Singularity” as Lea
  • 2012 : “Blackout” as Meg Demoys
  • 2012: “The Secret of Crickley Hall” as Nancy Linnet
  • 2013-2017: “Bates Motel” as Emma Decody
  • 2015: “Axe Cop” as the voice of the Loch Ness Monster
  • 2018 : « Vanity Fair » en tant que Becky Sharp
  • 2022: « Slow Horses » comme Sidonie « Sid » Baker
  • 2022: “House of the Dragon” as Alicent Hightower

In ” Dragon House”, Olivia Cooke play the adult version of Alice’s High Tower. His first appearance will be in the sixth chapter of the series, titled ” The Heirs of the Dragon”.

By bringing this character to life, the actress revealed that it was a very interesting experience: “She’s a product of the patriarchy, and she’s a pretty proud product of it. She is a traditionalist and believes in the order and government of the kingdom as it has always been done (…) She does not want any change. While I am a convinced progressive. So it was very interesting to try to take advantage of it.she told Women’s Wear Daily.

The adult version of
The adult version of Alicent Hightower is played by Olivia Cooke ‘House of the Dragon’ (Picture: HBO)
The actress with a microphone in a fun photo shared on her social media (Photo: Olivia Cooke/Instagram)
The actress with a microphone in a fun photo shared on her social media (Photo: Olivia Cooke/Instagram)
Olivia Cooke in an advertising campaign (Photo: Garrard)
Olivia Cooke in an advertising campaign (Photo: Garrard)
The actress at the ‘House of the Dragon’ premiere (Photo: Olivia Cooke/Instagram)

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