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  • Decided to become a model at an early age---while in the second grade.
  • Appeared in a diverse mix of print ads as a model, including ads for Target and Milk-Bone.
  • Starred in a memorable 1998 "This Is Your Brain on Drugs" public-service announcement, smashing an apartment with a frying pan.
  • Appeared in the 1999 music video for Sixpence None the Richer's "Kiss Me"; the song was featured in She's All That, which she starred in.
  • Formed her own production company, Ben's Sister Productions.


  • Tom Cook — Father
  • Daniel Gillies — Husband
  • Charlotte Easton Gillies — Daughter
  • Ben Cook — Brother
  • JoAnne Cook — Mother
  • Theodore Vigo Sullivan Gillies — Son

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  • Birth Name: Rachael Leigh Cook
  • Birth Place: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
  • Profession: Actor

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