Lucy Cooke


Lucy Cooke Zoologist, broadcaster, author & founder Sloth Appreciation Society.

Lucy Cooke is an award-winning television producer and presenter, best-selling author and National Geographic expolorer with a Masters in zoology.

‘Lucy Cooke is an exciting new face for the channel, bringing a unique wit and insatiable curiosity to natural history programming. Lucy invites us all to think about the natural world in new and suprising ways you haven’t thought of before.’

Charlotte Moore, controller BBC1


A Little Book of Sloth

Cozy up with adorable baby sloths in this irresistible photographic picture book. Hang around just like a sloth and get to know the delightful residents of the Avarios Sloth Sanctuary in Costa Rica, the world’s largest sloth orphanage.

The Power of Sloth

The Power of Sloth is Lucy Cooke's celebration of the sloth: the cutest, cuddliest, slowest creature on this planet. In the book she brings together some truly adorable pictures of baby sloths, literally by the bucketful.

TV & Radio

Curious Creatures

Kate Humble hosts a quiz show delving into the animal kingdom. Take a walk on the wild side with Kate, team captains Chris Packham and Lucy Cooke and the BBC wildlife experts!


Lucy returns as a guest reporter on this years Springwatch.

Amazing Animal Births

New 6 part series : Naïve, small, fragile and fumbling their way into the world for the first time, nothing tugs at the heartstrings like an innocent, new-born animal.


Come and see me at Port Elliot!

Explorer and zoologist Lucy Cooke is on a one-woman crusade to champion ugly and unloved creatures so vital to Earth’s biodiversity.

Catch one of her hilarious stand up shows and you will never look at certain animals the same way again!

Slothville - Official Headquarters of the Sloth Appreciation Society

As the home of the SLOTH APPRECIATION SOCIETY, Slothville is the place to slow down, chill out and celebrate one of nature’s most remarkable creatures: the sloth.

We humans could learn a thing or two from them – when you’re feeling overwhelmed by your to-do list, let these sweet, sleepy mammals remind you to take a moment to slow down and smell the flowers.

If you love sloths then please join this slow movement by signing up to join the Sloth Appreciation Society here at Slothville. You will receive your very own Sloth Appreciation Society certificate and poster so you can start spreading the sloth love immediately.


Live & Booking Enquiries

General Info

TV & Radio Agent

Sophie Laurimore at Factual Management

+44 (0) 20 7484 5133

Literary Agent

Will Francis at Janklow & Nesbitt (UK)

Sloth Related & Photo Usage

Slothville HQ