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AJ Cook Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Husband, Kids, Son, Family, Height

AJ Cook Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Husband, Kids, Son, Family, Height

Facts of AJ Cook

Full Name:AJ Cook
Birth Date:July 22, 1978
Age:46 years
Height: 5 feet 7 inches (1.70m)
HusbandNathan Anderson
MarriedNathan Anderson (2001)
Net Worth$4 million
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBlonde
Body Size34-24-34 inches
Birth PlaceOntario
EducationAnderson Collegiate Vocational Institute
FatherMike Cook
MotherSandra Cook
SiblingsNathan, Paul, and Angela
KidsMekhai and Phoenix
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AJ Cook is a Canadian actress who is most famous for her roles as Jennifer ‘J J’ Jareau in the CBS crime drama named Criminal Minds.

Early Life of AJ Cook

AJ Cook was born Andrea Joy Cook on 22nd July 1978, in Ontario, Canada. As of 2019, she is 41 years old and her horoscope is Leo. She is the daughter of Mike Cook (father) and Sandra Cook (mother).  AJ was declared blind in her second grade because of severe astigmatism.

She wore thick glasses and contacts to correct her vision.  At an early age, Cook underwent surgery in which a lens implant corrected the impairment.

AJ Cook with her father, Mike Cook
Caption: AJ Cook with her father, Mike Cook

She grew up with her three siblings named Nathan, Paul, and Angela. Cook holds Canadian nationality and belongs to a white ethnical background. She grew up in Whitby and graduated from Anderson Collegiate Vocational Institute.

How much is AJ Cook Net Worth and Salary?

AJ Cook is active in the entertainment industry since the year 1997, she has collected her whopping fortune entirely from starring in a dozen films and movies. Her annual salary is around $100k. Cook has an estimated net worth of around $4 million as of 2o22.

As of now, Cook is living a lavish and luxurious life along with her husband and two sons. The couple is living at their own permanent residence in Los Angeles.

Is AJ Cook Married?

AJ Cook married her longtime boyfriend Nathan Andersen in the year 2001. The couple first met at Utah Valley University. Later, Cook moved to Salt Lake City in Utah to be with him. Currently, the couple resides in Los Angeles, California along with their two sons. Their first child Mekhai Allan Andersen (son) was born in the year 2008.

AJ Cook with her husband, Nathan Anderson
Caption: AJ Cook with her husband, Nathan Anderson

He made a brief appearance in Criminal Minds as Henry LaMontagne. Their second son, Phoenix Sky Andersen was born in July 2015 who also appeared in Criminal Minds as their second child. As of now, Cook and Nathan are living a blissful life without any sign of divorce or separation. However, there is no further information available about her past dating history.

Body Measurement (Height and Weight)

AJ COok stands with a height of 5 feet 7 inches and her body weight is around 58 kg. She has a natural sensual body with a measurement of 34-24-34 inches. Cook has blonde hair and her eyes are blue in color.


  • AJ Cook was a great dancer and it was stated that if she would not make her career in acting she would surely open a dance studio.
  • As per some online resources, it is known that her first job was in a McDonald’s commercial.
  • Cook graduated with a series of work with a guest role on the television series named Goosebumps.
  • She played a Shelby Merrick role around the edges with a girl dealing with abuse and heartache at a wilderness school for struggling kids.
AJ Cook
Caption: AJ Cook, Canadian actress(Photo: AmoMama)
  • After that, Cook appeared in the TV movie named The Spiral Staircase and then played a lead role in the movies including Out Cold, Ripper, I’m Reed Fish, and Final Destination 2. Also, she starred as Jennifer J.J Jareau in the CBS drama, Criminal Minds.
  • Also, she was hired as a spokeswoman for Proactiv.
  • Later, she appeared in the issue of Maxim magazine and was ranked in the top 88 on the Maxim Hot women in the top 100 list.