Still repped by Curtis Brown Group

After landing her first major role of her career, “The Secret Service” actress Sophie Cookson has now landed an agency, having inked with WME.

Cookson had been seen in only minor roles before landing the female lead in “The Secret Service,” with her biggest role being a supporting part in the British mini-series “Moonfleet.”

After looking at actresses like Emma Watson and Bella Heathcote, director Matthew Vaughn saw something in the newcomer that led him to offering the role opposite Colin Firth and Samuel L. Jackson.

Cookson continues to be repped by the Curtis Brown Group.

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