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Bradley Cooper

Born Jan 5, 1975

Bradley Charles Cooper is an American actor who is known for his roles in the films The Hangover, The A-Team, Wedding Crashers, Limitless, and Silver Linings Playbook. In 2011, People magazine named Cooper the "Sexiest Man Alive".

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1975 Birth Born on January 5, 1975.


1993 18 Years Old After graduating from Germantown Academy in 1993, Cooper attended Villanova University, his father's alma mater for a year, before transferring to Georgetown.


1997 22 Years Old Cooper attended Georgetown University, from which he graduated with honors with a BA in English in 1997. … Read More
1999 24 Years Old Cooper began his professional acting career with a small guest role in one episode of the television show Sex and the City in 1999 and served as a presenter in the travel-adventure series Globe Trekker.
2002 27 Years Old After his film debut in the satirical comedy Wet Hot American Summer, which later garnered a cult following, Cooper played Will Tippin in J.J. Abrams' successful television spy-action drama Alias and acted in the 2002 psychological thriller Changing Lanes. … Read More
2003 28 Years Old 1 More Event
After leaving Alias in 2003, Cooper guest-starred on the short-lived TV series Miss Match and later returned twice to Alias to reprise his role in guest appearances.


2005 - 2008 5 More Events
On February 7, 2009, Cooper hosted Saturday Night Live with musical guest TV on the Radio. … Read More
2010 35 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2010, Cooper appeared in the ensemble romantic comedy Valentine's Day, directed by Garry Marshall, which also starred Ashton Kutcher, Jessica Alba, Jessica Biel, Anne Hathaway, Julia Roberts and former Alias co-star Jennifer Garner. … Read More
Cooper was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and grew up nearby in Jenkintown and Rydal. His mother, Gloria (née Campano), worked for the local NBC affiliate. His father, Charles Cooper, who died January 15, 2011, worked as a stockbroker for Merrill Lynch. … Read More
2012 37 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2012, he starred with Robert De Niro and Jennifer Lawrence in David O. Russell's Silver Linings Playbook, an adaptation of Matthew Quick's serio-comic novel of the same name. … Read More
Cooper garnered three consecutive Oscar nominations from 2013 to 2015 for his roles in the romantic comedy Silver Linings Playbook (2012), the comedy-drama American Hustle (2013), and the biographical war drama American Sniper (2014). … Read More
In 2014, Cooper provided the voice of Rocket Raccoon in the Marvel Studios film Guardians of the Galaxy. … Read More


2015 40 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2015, he headlined the film Aloha, directed by Cameron Crowe and also starring Emma Stone, Rachel McAdams, Bill Murray, and John Krasinski.
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