A.J. Cook
Jennifer J.J. Jareau in CRIMINAL MINDS

Hometown: Oshawa, Ontario

June 2018

A.J. Cook is an original cast member of CRIMINAL MINDS. She has amassed many other television credits throughout her career, including roles on “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” “Vanished,” “Bringing Ashley Home,” The L Word, Dead Like Me, Tru Calling, Higher Ground, Bluemoon, PSI Factor, Goosebumps, Elvis Meets Nixon, In His Fathers Shoes and Laserhawk.

Cook’s feature film credits include the thriller “Wer,” “Final Destination II,” “Least Among Saints,” “I’m Reed Fish,” “Night Skies,” “Mother’s Day,” Misconceptions, The House Next Door, Out Cold, Ripper, The Virgin Suicides, Kisses and The Tinker.

In addition to her acting work, Cook is an animal rights activist and an avid Pilates enthusiast. Born in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada, Cook now resides in Hermosa Beach, Calif. with her husband and their two sons. Her birthday is July 22. Follow her on Twitter @ajcookofficial and on Instagram @ajcook.