Actor, Presenter, Comedian
Donna has worked in the film industry for over 20 years, behind the scenes as the executive assistant to many high-profile actors including Helena Bonham Carter, Rachel Weisz, and Sir Derek Jacobi on set and off. In this capacity she wrote a book in 2014 ‘The Chamber of Celebrity PA Secrets’ available on Amazon, and has travelled the world to be the Keynote Speaker at conferences in New Zealand, Australia, America, and all over the UK, motivating and inspiring others to push the boundaries of their own job roles.
In front of the camera she is an experienced presenter, with over fifteen years of live TV and pre-recorded series credits, and as an actor has performed in productions including the hugely successful immersive theatre production ‘You, Me, Bum, Bum Train’ in London’s West End, 'Public Domain', Southwark Playhouse and Vaudeville Theatre, 'Emmeline', The Cockpit Theatre. She was recently seen in 'Emmerdale' for ITV, and has been featured in many commercials, idents, and photographic shoots.
Donna wanted a new challenge and decided to add comedy writing and stand-up comedy to her repertoire. She is now a regular on London’s open mic comedy circuit and has performed in over 100 gigs using the stage name Cat Cooper.