Claire Cooper is a British actress. She first appeared as an extra in the TV series Red Dwarf in 1999. In the 2000s, she had one-time roles in such television shows as Waking The Dead, Waterloo Road, and Coronation Street. Cooper rose to fame for starring as Jacqui McQueen in the soap opera Hollyoaks, which she played from 2006 to 2013. She then appeared as herself in some reality shows, such as Most Haunted and All Star Family Fortunes. In the 2010s, she had a two-episode guest part in From There to Here, as well as portrayed Herodias in some episodes of the miniseries A.D. The Bible Continues. She recently guest-starred in Knightfall and Strike Back.