Alyssa-Jane Cook

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Alyssa-Jane Cook
Allyssa Jane Cook (cropped).jpg
Born (1967-02-16) 16 February 1967 (age 50)
Papua New Guinea
Occupation Actress, singer and presenter
Spouse(s) Gary Davis
Children Georgia-May Davis
Ruby-May Davis
Lucca Davis

Alyssa-Jane Cook (born 16 February 1967 in Papua New Guinea) is an Australian actress, singer and TV presenter currently on TVSN.

Actress roles[edit]

She is best known for her regular role as Lisa Bennett on the Australian television soap opera E Street. She played the lead role of Olivia Murray in the series Above the Law, and appeared as Kelli Edwards in Home and Away.

As a presenter, she hosted the series "Sex/Life", co-hosted Australia’s Funniest People and was a regular on Home Life Style, Beauty and the Beast.[1][2] and Good News Week.

In the science fiction series Farscape she appeared as the character Gilina Renaez in the episodes "PK Tech Girl", "Nerve", "The Hidden Memory", and "John Quixote".

On stage, Cook played Columbia in "The New Rocky Horror Show" 1992 Australian tour, and has appeared in The Vagina Monologues.[1]

In 2008, Cook was the face of weight-loss company Bodytrim.[3] She appeared in advertisements on Australian TV for their products. Cook was also the face of the Christmas shopping company Castle Hampers and featured in their TV ads as well.[4]

Cook is now a presenter on Australian shopping network, TVSN.

Personal life[edit]

Alyssa-Jane Cook lives in Sydney with her husband Gary Davies and their three children, including Georgia-May who was the oldest cast-member of the 2012 production of Young Talent Time on Channel Ten.[5]


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