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Oliver Jackson-Cohen

Oliver Jackson-Cohen

Oliver Jackson-Cohen

Oliver Jackson-Cohen (Oliver Mansour Jackson-Cohen) was born on the 24th October 1986 in Westminster, London, UK. He is an English Actor and Model.

  • Oliver Jackson-Cohen
  • Filmography
  • TV Appearances

Born: 24th October 1986

Nationality: English/British

Profession: Actor/Model


The Rooftopsmiths – as Marcus


Going the Distance – as Damon
Faster – as Killer


What’s Your Number? as – Eddie Vogel


Destinée Nick
The Raven as – John Cantrell


Despite the Falling Snow as – Misha
The Healer as – Alec Bailey


Mr. Malcolm’s List


The Invisible Man as – Adrian Griffin


The Lost Daughter – as Toni

Mr. Malcolm’s List – as Lord Cassidy – Release date to be confirmed


Hollyoaks as Jean-Pierre


The Time of Your Life – as Marcus


Lark Rise to Candleford – as Phillip White
Bonekickers – as Colm


World Without End – as Ralph Fitzgerald


Mr. Selfridge – as Roderick ‘Roddy’ Temple
Dracula – as Jonathan Harker


The Great Fire – as James, Duke of York


The Secret River – as William Thornhill


Emerald City – as Roan / Lucas
Man in an Orange Shirt – as Michael Berryman


The Haunting of Hill House – as Luke Crain


The Haunting of Bly Manor – as Peter Quint

Oliver Jackson-Cohen – Biography

Oliver Jackson-Cohen

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Oliver Jackson-Cohen – Biography

Personal life

Oliver Jackson-Cohen was born in London, England. His mother is Betty Jackson, a fashion designer, and his father is David Cohen, who is Mrs Jackson’s business partner. Jackson-Cohen attended Lycée Français Charles de Gaulle in London, as the name suggests, the school is a french school and Jackson-Cohen shows that this is the reason for his slight french twang in his Accent.

With an early interest in Dramatics Oliver attended the Youngblood Theatre Company at weekends, he soon landed a small role in Hollyoaks. After school and a gap year, he started a degree in French literature however he left the course within a matter of weeks. After leaving he soon landed a job washing vases for a florist to keep a steady income between auditions. Jackson-Cohen applied to attend drama school in London but his application was unsuccessful. He, therefore, attended Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York City, USA. He intended to complete a foundation year so he could reapply to Drama School in London, but after landing a role this haltered his education.


After a series of small parts in a number of T.V Series, he landed a repeat role in Lark Rise to Candleford as Phillip White. He later appeared alongside Dwayne Johnson and Billy Bob Thornton in the action thriller Faster. From there his career has become more recognisable and is now most popularly known for his roles in The Haunting Anthology specifically, The Haunting of Hill House and, The Haunting of Bly Manor where he played Peter Quint. He is also is recognised for his role as Adrian Griffin in the 2020 adaptation of The Invisible Man.

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