Annemarie Mooren studied social-cultural work and worked as a youth worker at community centres for a number of years. In addition to her work, she followed various workshops and courses: ‘Cabaret’ with Karin Bloemen and Wil van de Meer, ‘Acteren’ (Acting) with Helmert Woudenberg, ‘Scenario schrijven’ (Script Writing) at the Scriptstudio.
Annemarie played in the amateur musical show ‘Grease’, the TV series ‘Medisch Centrum West’ (Medical Centre West), the TV series ‘Help’ and the Frisian series ‘Frjemd’ (Strange).
At the Media Academie in Hilversum, she followed the course assistant director/script and continuity, after which she started working for IDTV. She became an assistant director for a.o. Willem van de Sande Bakhuyzen, Rita Horst, Will Koopman, Roel Reiné, Ruud van Hemert, Erik de Bruyn, Ineke Smits, Rudolf van den Berg, Ben Sombogaart, Kees Vlaanderen, Boris Paval Conen and Todd Komarnicki.