Nesta Cooper (born 11th December 1993) is a Canadian Actress who began her career with TV series Cult (2013) playing Young Sakelik. Raised in Mississauga, Toronto, Ontario, the actress is best known for her performances in The Edge of Seventeen (2016), Travelers (2016) and #REALITYHIGH (2017).
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Nesta Cooper is dating her boyfriend Pete Van Auker
Nesta Cooper is in a relationship with her boyfriend Pete Van Auker.
Source: Nesta Cooper Instagram
Nesta’s first major leading role was in the Netflix movie #REALITYHIGH directed by Fernando Lebrija. Meanwhile, the associate producer working on the film was none other than Pete Van Auker.
The couple began dating after meeting on the set of #REALITYHIGH.
Source: Cooper Instagram
Cooper and Auker started developing feelings while the filming was drawing to a close. Soon enough, the couple officially began dating on 21st November 2016.
The lovebirds are often seen hanging out and spending quality time with each other on Instagram. In fact, Nesta once wrote a sweet message for her partner, which could bring any regular person to tears.
Nesta often expresses her love for Pete on Instagram.
Source: Nesta’s Instagram
The actress wrote, “Next week I’m leaving LA to film for eight months. I’m so grateful for this sweet boy for helping me navigate the worst time of my life. Thank you for loving me through all the ugly, for ~literally cooking for me every day, for playing with my hair while we watch baking shows, for waking me up from nightmares to kiss me til I’m back asleep, for making me laugh every second, and for endless cuddles. You are really the best person I have ever known. Your heart is bigger and better than this world will ever deserve. Thank you for giving me someone to miss horribly while I’m away. I love you.”
On 15th October 2017, this fantastic duo adopted a dog together; a Husky named ‘Juneau‘. Meanwhile, it looks to be a matter of time before Nesta and Peter decide to get engaged or better yet, tie the knot.
The actress is starring in ‘See’ portraying a significant character
Nesta Cooper is playing the role of Haniwa in the American web drama series produced for Apple TV+. She is the adult daughter of Maghra (Hera Hilmar) and has a twin brother Kofun (Archie Madekwe) in the series.
The plot revolves around a distant future where humans have lost their ability of sight. Society is then compelled to improvise in order to survive. They manage to do so until the birth of a set of twins creates new chaos in their world upon the realization the newborns are blessed with eyesight.
See releases on 1st November 2019, the same day Apple launches its own streaming service.
Cooper enjoyed a major role in the Science Fiction Series ‘Travelers’
Nesta Cooper played the role of Carly Shannon (Traveler 3465) for 34 episodes in Travelers (2016-2018). She is the tactician in the team who takes up the life of a single mother and opts to stay at home.
The story is set several hundred years from now in a post-apocalyptic future where the surviving humans discover the ability to send consciousness back in time to the 21st century in an attempt to change the course of humanity.