- Joined the National Youth Music Theatre when she was 10 and was their youngest member.
- Studied History of Art as well as Arabic in university before leaving to pursue acting.
- Played Helen Jones at Pegasus Theatre in Sophie Treadwell’s 1928 play Machinal directed by Robin Belfield, for the Oxford School of Drama in 2013.
- Mary Louise Cookson — Mother
- Oliver Cookson — Brother
- The Oxford School of Drama, Woodstock, England (2013)