Bradley Cooper

Bradley Cooper

Movie Actor

Bradley Charles Cooper is an American actor and filmmaker. He is the recipient of various accolades, including a British Academy Film Award and two Grammy Awards, in addition to nominations for nine Academy Awards, six Golden Globe Awards, and a Tony Award.

Full Name
Bradley Charles Cooper
Jan 5, 1975
6′ 1″
Net Worth


Bradley Charles Cooper was born on January 5, 1975, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is an American actor and filmmaker. His zodiac sign is Capricorn, and his ethnicity is Italian-Irish (his mother was of Italian descent and his father was of Irish descent). Cooper attended Germantown Academy for high school and then went on to study at Villanova University for a year before transferring to Georgetown University where he graduated with honors in 1997.

Cooper began his career on the television series "Sex and the City" in 1999 and made his big-screen debut in 2001's "Wet Hot American Summer". He has since gone on to appear in numerous films including “The Hangover” trilogy, “Silver Linings Playbook”, “American Hustle”, “Guardians of the Galaxy” and “A Star Is Born”. In 2014, Cooper won an Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his role in “American Sniper”. In 2019, he was nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role for his role in "A Star Is Born".

In 2018, Cooper won a Grammy Award for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media for producing the soundtrack album from "A Star Is Born". He also received another Oscar nomination that year for co-writing the film's song "Shallow". He has been nominated three times for Golden Globe Awards as well as four BAFTA Awards.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1975</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Bradley Cooper is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On January 5, 1975, Bradley Cooper was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2000</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Makes Broadway Debut</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Cooper makes his Broadway debut in the revival of The Elephant Man.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2009</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starring Role in The Hangover</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Cooper stars as Phil in the hit comedy film The Hangover. This role marks the beginning of Cooper's rise to fame.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2012</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Receives Academy Award Nomination</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Cooper receives an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor for his performance in Silver Linings Playbook.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2014</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Receives BAFTA Award Nomination</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Cooper receives a BAFTA Award nomination for Best Actor for his performance in American Hustle.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2015</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Directorial Debut with Burnt</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Cooper makes his directorial debut with the film Burnt. He also stars in the film alongside Sienna Miller.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">A Star is Born Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Cooper stars and directs A Star is Born alongside Lady Gaga. The film earns eight Oscar nominations and wins one.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's a Great Actor</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Bradley Cooper is an extremely talented actor. He has starred in many critically acclaimed films such as Silver Linings Playbook, The Hangover, and American Sniper. His performances are always believable and he can convey a wide range of emotions with ease.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's Charismatic</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Bradley Cooper is a very charismatic person. He has a unique charm that draws people to him and he can make anyone feel comfortable when he speaks. He also has a great sense of humor that makes him even more likable.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's Inspirational</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Bradley Cooper is one of the most inspiring actors in Hollywood today. His story of starting out as an unknown actor to becoming an Academy Award nominated actor is an inspiring tale for all aspiring actors. He also gives back to his community by helping at risk youth in Los Angeles.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> He was an English Major</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Bradley Cooper studied English at Georgetown University and graduated in 1997.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Was an Extra in Sex and the City</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Before his big break, Bradley Cooper was an extra on the hit show “Sex and the City”.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Suffers from Dyslexia</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">As a child, Bradley Cooper suffered from dyslexia, a learning disability that affects reading, writing and spelling.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Spoke French on the Set of Midnight in Paris</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">For his role as Gil in the 2011 film Midnight in Paris, Bradley Cooper actually spoke French for most of his lines.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Nominated for an Oscar Four Times</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Bradley Cooper has been nominated for an Academy Award four times in his career, including once for Best Actor in a Leading Role.</p></div>


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