Jemima Rooper is the daughter of Alison Rooper, a TV journalist. She went to the Redcliffe Primary School in Chelsea and the age of twelve to the Godolphin and Latymer School. While working on The Famous Five of the TV series, she graduated from the British High school (GCE - General Certificate of Secondary Education ) with eight times the grade A * and A ( Rating: 1). From there they went to the sixth form college, where she has three compartments with A and thus passed the highest British education ( advanced level ).
Jemima Rooper now lives in North London.
Jemima Rooper expressed her desire to be an actress at the age of eight years and contacted an agent for this purpose. Her first professional roles were in 1993 in the film The Higher Mortals and in 1994 in the film Willie 's War. In 1996, she played in all the consequences girls George in the television series Five friends, the remake of the Famous Five by Enid Blyton.
- A Respectable Wedding ( part of The Big Brecht Fest) - Young Vic, April 2007 ( as a Bride )