Emily Cooper
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Biographical information
Full Name
Emily Julia Cooper
Emily (by everyone)
Resides In
Highland Park, Los Angeles
Cooper Household
Physical Description
Hair Color
Black Hair (Before the Movie, Beginning of the Movie, End of the Movie)
Black Hair w/Green Highlights (During the Movie)
Eye Color
Personal Information
Barry Cooper (father)
Donna Cooper (mother)
Katy Cooper (sister)
Rooney Cooper (baby sister; deceased)
Indie Music
Dying her Hair
Rap Battles
Having a babysitter
Annoying little sisters
Boredom sadness over Rooney
Katy tattletaling over her
Being scolded
Production Information
Portrayed By
I got a tattoo.

Emily Julia Cooper is one of the main characters in Adventures in Babysitting. She is 12 years old and doesn't like being babysitted. She has a two little sisters, Katy and Rooney, who died eight weeks before the film in her mother's stomach.

She is portrayed by Nikki Hahn.



Emily is a regular girl that have an edgy, adventurous, and fun side. Emily Cooper is an introverted, independent teen who loves two things; Emo music and the bad boy, Trey Anderson. Because of the fact that she had an introverted and independent personality, Emily would usually feel that she doesn’t feel like she needs a babysitter even though she don't have any choices. She never even got to meet her baby sister, Rooney, because she died as an unborn baby.


As well with her edgy personality, she's just a girl. She has beautiful straight black hair from her mom's genetics, which she touched up with green highlights. She mostly looks like her mother with a little bit of her father.



Katy Cooper and Rooney Cooper

(Younger Sisters)

Katy is Emily's younger sister and Rooney is Emily's baby sister who died in her mother's belly. They all have a good relationship before Rooney died, but there is a little bit of drama as her sister tattletales on her most of the time. Some of the things that Katy would tattletale would be when Emily was about to shave her head. But overall, they have a good relationship. Emily never got a chance to meet her baby sister, Rooney, because she died.

Donna Cooper


Donna is Emily and Katy's mother. Her best friend is Helen (Trey's mother).

Barry Cooper


Barry is Emily and Katy's father.


Jenny Parker


As she sees that Trey is liking her own babysitter, jealous roams on top of her head, but in the end, they become real friends when she sees that she doesn't need a boy to keep her happy.

Lola Perez

Emily feels she's too old for a babysitter, but when she becomes convinced that Trey Anderson is more attracted to Jenny she tries to use Lola against her. In one notable incident, when Jenny trashes Lola in the rap battle, she encourages her to go onstage and trash Jenny, convinced that she can do way better.

AJ Anderson

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Bobby Anderson

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Trey Anderson


As many people all watched, Adventures in Babysitting. Trey is Emily's most known crush, as she get jealous of Jenny when Trey and his "gang" saying, "He should go for it" making Emily a bit jealous. However during the movie, they grow closer and closer to each other, which it is shown that they might possibly like each other.


Because I'm...Boring!
—Emily to Trey
You're boring! *laughs*
—Emily to Trey


  • Emily is a Cooper.
  • Emily is the oldest child in the Cooper family.
  • She has a HUGE crush on Trey Anderson.
  • She hates being babysitted.
  • She is 12 years old.
  • She likes emo.
  • She likes indie music.
  • She was seen with Katy, Trey, Bobby, AJ, Lola, and Jenny at Rooney's funeral in a deleted scene.


The image gallery for Emily Cooper may be viewed here.

Main Characters
Jenny ParkerLola PerezEmily CooperKaty CooperTrey AndersonBobby AndersonAJ AndersonZac ChaseHelen AndersonDonna CooperTinyThe ScalperOfficer JamesBarry CooperHal Anderson
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