Aj Cook (full name: Andrea Joy Cook) is acknowledged as a Canadian based actress of present age 39. She is greatest recognized for her character played as Supervisory Special Agent named Jennifer “JJ” Jareau within a CBS crime drama entitled as Criminal Minds. Besides, she has even performed in some films like The Virgin Suicides, Out Cold, and Final Destination 2. Net worth of Aj Cook is sufficiently high to categorize her among topmost high grossing actresses, get further details below:
Birthplace of Cook is Oshawa, located in Ontario, and she devoted majority of her life while upbringing in neighbouring Whitby, the place where she has appeared in a vocational institute. Totally, she is having three siblings, namely: Paul, Nathan, and Angela. She was confirmed legally blind while studying in a second grade due to severe astigmatism; however she has used contacts as well as thick glasses in order to correct her vision.
During year 2007 she suffered from a surgery in which a lens implant had corrected the eyes impairment. Recognized as a dancer from her early age of four, she started taking tap, jazz, and ballet lessons.
Moreover, she has also danced competitively for several years, formerly determining when she was of age 16 that she desired to try for acting. She even taught dance while she was newer. In this regards, she has mentioned that if she would not have become an actress, most probably she would have established a tiny dance studio.
Cook’s initial job was noted in a commercial of McDonald’s in year 1997. Moreover, she has completed graduation in order to sequentially function by a guest role featured on the television series entitled as Goosebumps, and also roles in two different television movies namely, Elvis Meets Nixon and In His Father’s Shoes.
Apart from this, she has launched her feature film based career as one among five appealing suicidal sisters during year 1999’s The Virgin Suicides. In the same year, she has accepted a featuring role made in a TV series entitled Higher Ground, in which she performed as Shelby Merrick, known as a rough-around-the-edges adolescent girl managing with misuse as well as heartache at a wilderness school for stressed children.
It is found that Higher Ground continued one season, terminating by a romance made between Shelby as well as Hayden Christensen’s character named Scott.
After performance in Higher Ground, she was featured in year 2000 TV movie entitled as The Spiral Staircase (with Higher Ground alum named Kandyse McClure). Later, she has obtained lead roles in many films, like Out Cold, I’m Reed Fish, Ripper, and Final Destination 2. From year 2005, the actress has featured as Jennifer “J.J.” Jareau within a CBS drama entitled as Criminal Minds.
In year 2010, it was proclaimed that her contract choice would not be chosen for season six because a series steadily reportedly owning to budget cuts right on the show. However, she actually did return for performing on two episodes to finish her character’s plot because of thousands of letters and applications send to the producers of show.
How much is Aj Cook Net Worth in 2017
Presently, AJ Cook is identified as a Canadian based actress attaining net worth of $4.5 million US dollars as of 2017. She earned well initially by starting her formal on-camera career by a commercial made for McDonald’s during era of mid-90s. Since then she has went on to earn by performing in a steady sequence of film as well as television projects.
These projects includes “Goosebumps”, “Laserhawk”, “The Virgin Suicides”, “Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal”, “The Spiral Staircase”, “First Wave”, “Out Cold”, “Ripper”, “Dead Like Me”, “Final Destination 2”, “Bloodsuckers”, “Tru Calling”, “Night Skies”, “I’m Reed Fish”, “Least Among Saints”, “Mother’s Day”, and “Wer”. The actress earned high by her co-starring based role on a series entitled as “Criminal Minds”.
Right from her teenage, Aj Cook was dedicated to make career in acting. She succeeded gradually by trying for acting roles initially and later accelerated her career by featuring in many hit shows and films.