Jemima Rooper worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. She had a part on the television special "Wives and Daughters" (1999-2000). She also was featured in the miniseries "Love in a Cold Climate" (2001-02). She also starred in the TV movies "Summer in the Suburbs" (2000-01) and "The Railway Children" (2000-01). In the early 2000s, she worked on the silver screen, taking roles in the action flick "A Sound of Thunder" (2005) with Ed Burns, the comedy "Kinky Boots" (2006) with Joel Edgerton and the Josh Hartnett crime drama "The Black Dahlia" (2006). She also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Hex" (2004-06). Rooper's more recent roles include "One Chance" (2014) with James Corden and "What If" (2014). She also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Atlantis" (2013-15). Rooper also acted in "Hotel Caledonia."