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Rachael Leigh Cook Biography

Updated On 01 Jun, 2017 Published On 01 Jun, 2017
Rachael Leigh Cook

Facts of Rachael Leigh Cook

Date of Birth :
Age : 43 years old
Family Name : Leigh
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Libra
Height : 5 Feet 2 Inch

Relationship short Statistics of Rachael Leigh Cook

What is Rachael Leigh Cook marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Rachael Leigh Cook have ? (name): 2 Children
Is Rachael Leigh Cook having any relationship affair ?: Yes1 affair
Is Rachael Leigh Cook Lesbian ? Don't Know

An actress, model, voice artist, and producer, Rachael Leigh Cook is well known for her role in the movie 'She's All That.' She played an FBI agent and co-starred with Will Truman Eric McCormack. Cook is best known for her film roles in Pussycats. She has featured in many episodes Titan Maximum and Robot Chicken.

Early life and Education

Rachael Leigh Cook was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on 4th October 1979. She is the daughter of Joann, a cooking instructor, and weaver, and Thomas H. Cook, a social worker, and former stand-up comedian, as well as a travel agent. Cook holds American nationality with white ethnicity. 


Rachael began her career early, appearing in foster care adverts at the age of seven and doing print ads by ten. She debuted as an actress in the 1995 film 'The Baby-Sitters Club.'

Cook also worked as a main cast member in 'Into the West' the 2005 television miniseries produced by Steven Spielberg and DreamWorks.

Besides that, she also owns a production company, Ben's Sister Productions. Rachael has appeared in many episodes of the Seth Green comedies 'Titan Maximum' and 'Robot Chicken.'

In 2008, she guest-starred in an episode of the USA Network series 'Psych' as Abigail Lytar. In February 2010, Cook signed to play the female lead role in Fox TV's comedy pilot 'Nirvana.'

In 2011, she voiced in the MMO game, 'Star Wars: The Old Republic' in the character of Jaesa Willsaam.

On 2nd October 2012, she starred in the independent film 'Broken Kingdom,' directed by her husband, Daniel Gillies.

Public service

In 2011, Rachael Leigh Cook was selected by the Obama administration as a Champion of Change for Arts Education.

Personal Life

Rachael Leigh Cook married Daniel Gillies, Canadian-born New Zealand actor. The couple married on 8th August 2004 and has two children.

Her daughter Charlotte Easton Gillies was born in September 2013 and son Theodore Vigo Sullivan Gillies was born on 4th April 2015.

Cook before getting married, dated Vincent Kartheiser co-star in The Hairy Bird in 1998. Their affair lasted for four months and then broke up.


Cook till now has been nominated many times for Young Star Award, MTV Movie Awards, Choice Awards and so on.

In 1999, she won Teen Choice Awards in a category of Film - Sexiest Love Scene for her work in the movie' She's All.'Also in 2000, she won New York International Independent Film & Video Festival in a category of Best Actress for her film 'Sally.' In 2006, Cook won Western Heritage Awards in a category of Television Feature Film for her movie 'Into the West.'


Rachael has a net worth of $1.5 million dollars.


Rachael Leigh Cook Affairs

  1. First Affair with Vincent Kartheiser

    Vincent Kartheiser and Rachael dated in 1998 and separated after being in a relationship for four months

Rachael Leigh Cook Married

Rachael Leigh Cook

Marriage with Daniel Gillies

Rachael Leigh Cook married Daniel Gillies, Canadian-born New Zealand actor.The couple married on 8th August 2004.

Rachael Leigh Cook Children

DAUGHTER : Charlotte Easton Gillies

Father: Daniel Gillies

Her daughter Charlotte Easton Gillies was born in September 2013.

SON : Theodore Vigo Sullivan Gillies

Father: Daniel Gillies

Their son Theodore Vigo Sullivan Gillies was born on 4th April 2015.

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