Bradley Charles Cooper[1] (born Januar 5, 1975)[2] is an American actor and producer. He has been nominated for four Academy Awairds, three for acting an one for producing, and one Tony Awaird. He was named the "Sexiest Man Alive" byPeople magazine in 2011.[3]

Bradley Cooper
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Cooper in filmin o A Star Is Born in 2017
BornBradley Charles Cooper
(1975-01-05) 5 Januar 1975 (age 45)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
EddicationGeorgetown University
The New School
ThriftActor, producer
Years active1999–present
Hauf-marrae(s)Jennifer Esposito (m. 2006; div. 2007)

Cooper has a B.A. in English from Georgetown Varsity (1997) and a MFA in acting from Actors Studio Drama School at The New School (2000). He first gained recognition in the spy-action television shaw Alias an the television drama Jack & Bobby. He later appeared in supporting roles in the romantic comedies Wedding Crashers (2005), Yes Man (2008), andHe's Just Not That Into You (2009). His breakthrough role came with the comedy franchise The Hangover trilogy (2009–13). Other notable films include the action-comedy The A-Team (2010), the thriller Limitless (2011), the crime drama The Place Beyond the Pines (2013), an the superhero film Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), in which he voiced Rocket Raccoon.

Cooper garnered three consecutive Oscar nominations for his roles in the romantic comedy Silver Linings Playbook (2012), the comedy-drama American Hustle (2013), and the biografical war drama American Sniper (2014). For producing American Sniper, Cooper received an Academy Award for Best Picture nomination. For starrin in the 2014 Broadway revival o the play The Elephant Man, Cooper garnered a Tony Awaird for Best Actor in a Play nomination.



Year Title Role Notes
2001 Wet Hot American Summer Benji
2002 My Little Eye Travis Patterson
2002 Bending All the Rules Jeff
2003 The Last Cowboy Morgan Murphy Televeesion film
2004 I Want to Marry Ryan Banks Todd Doherty Televeesion film
2005 Wedding Crashers Zachary "Sack" Lodge
2006 Failure to Launch Demo
2007 Comebacks, TheThe Comebacks Cowboy
2008 Midnight Meat Train, TheThe Midnight Meat Train Leon Kaufman
2008 Rocker, TheThe Rocker Trash Grice
2008 Yes Man Peter
2008 Older Than America Luke Peterson
2009 He's Just Not That Into You Ben Gunders
2009 Hangover, TheThe Hangover Philip "Phil" Wenneck
2009 All About Steve Steven "Steve" Miller
2009 New York, I Love You Gus Cooper
2009 Case 39 Douglas J. Ames
2010 Valentine's Day Holden Wilson
2010 A-Team, TheThe A-Team Lieutenant Templeton Arthur "The Faceman" Peck
2010 Brother's Justice Bradley Cooper/Dwight Sage
2011 Limitless Edward "Eddie" Morra An aa executive producer
2011 Hangover Part II, TheThe Hangover Part II Philip "Phil" Wenneck
2012 Hit and Run Alex Dimitri
2012 Silver Linings Playbook Patrick "Pat" Solatano, Jr. An aa executive producer
2012 Words, TheThe Words Rory Jansen An aa executive producer
2013 Place Beyond the Pines, TheThe Place Beyond the Pines Avery Cross
2013 The Hangover Part III Philip "Phil" Wenneck
2013 American Hustle FBI Agent Richard "Richie" DiMaso An aa executive producer
2014 Guardians of the Galaxy Rocket Vyce
2014 Serena George Pemberton
2014 American Sniper Chris Kyle An aa producer
2015 Aloha Brian Gilcrest Post-production
2015 Adam Jones Adam Jones Post-production
2015 Joy Filmin


Year Title Role Notes
1999 Sex and the City Jake Episode: "They Shoot Single People, Don't They?"
2000–2001 Globe Trekker Himself (presenter) 8 episodes
2000–2001 The $treet Clay Hammond 5 episodes
2001–2006 Alias Will Tippin 43 episodes
2003 Miss Match Gary Episode: "I Got You Babe"
2004 Touching Evil OSC Agent Mark Rivers 6 episodes
2004–2005 Jack & Bobby Tom Wexler Graham 14 episodes
2005 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Jason Whitaker Episode: "Night"
2005 Law & Order: Trial by Jury Jason Whitaker Episode: "Day"
2005–2006 Kitchen Confidential Jack Bourdain 13 episodes
2007–2009 Nip/Tuck Aidan Stone 6 episodes
2009 Saturday Night Live Himself (host) Episode: "Bradley Cooper/TV on the Radio"
2013 Saturday Night Live Bradley Cooper Episode: "Zach Galifianakis/Of Monsters and Men"
2015 Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp Ben
2015 Limitless Senator Edward "Eddie" Morra


  1. "The Bradley Cooper Webchat Transcript". Empire Online. Retrieved April 9, 2013.
  2. "Bradley Cooper biodata". Retrieved December 2, 2014.
  3. Chiu, Alexis; Triggs, Charlotte (November 16, 2011). "Bradley Cooper Is People's Sexiest Man Alive!". People. Retrieved November 18, 2011.