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Bradley Cooper Basic Information
|Real Name:||Bradley Charles Cooper|
|Occupation:||Professional Actor and Filmmaker|
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|Place of Birth:||Abington Township, Philadelphia|
|Marital Status:||In a Relationship|
Bradley Cooper Biography
Bradley Charles Cooper was born on January 5, 1975, and grew up in the nearby communities of Jenkintown and Rydal. Cooper attended Germantown Academy, attended Villanova University for his first year, then transferred to Georgetown, graduating from the Honors English program at Georgetown University in 1997. He moved to New York City to enrol in the Masters of Fine Arts program at the Actors Studio Drama School at New School University. During his time there, he honed his skills on stage, and his thesis performance as John Merrick in Bernard Pomerance’s “The Elephant Man” at New York’s Circle in the Square was the culmination of his stage work. Cooper has remained sober since 2004 and fans the Philadelphia Eagles in the National Football League.
Bradley Cooper, the American actor and filmmaker, was born in Philadelphia to Charles Cooper and Gloria Campano. His mother, Gloria Campano, is of Italian descent and worked for a local NBC station, while his father, Charles John Cooper, of Irish descent, worked as a stockbroker.
Unfortunately 2009, Bradley’s father passed away due to lung cancer. Bradley and his mother relocated to Los Angeles in 2011.
He has an older sister named Holly and is the younger of two siblings.
Bradley Cooper is currently unmarried. However, he was engaged to Jennifer Esposito in October 2006, and they married after two months. Unfortunately, Jennifer filed for divorce in May 2007. From December 2011 to January 2013, he was in a relationship with actress Zoe Saldana. Later, from March 2013 to March 2015, he dated English model Suki Waterhouse. Bradley Cooper has been in several relationships. Currently, he is said to be dating Huma Abedin, and they have been seeing each other for a few months.
According to estimates, Bradley Cooper has a net worth of $110 million.
Coop has an impressive collection of vehicles in his garage, including high-end models.
Bradley owned a $1.199 million real estate property. Cooper bought a six-bedroom, 4,000 sqft townhouse in New York City for $13.5 million in 2018.
He has been nominated for numerous awards, including nine Academy Awards, six Golden Globe Awards, and a Tony Award. He has also received several honours, including two Grammy Awards and a British Academy Film Award. Cooper made his television debut in 1999, playing a supporting role alongside Sarah Jessica Parker on “Sex and the City.” His debut movie was Wet Hot American Summer, an ensemble comedy in 2001. In the 2015 prequel “Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp,” Cooper reprised his role.
Cooper portrayed the character of Will Tippin, a close friend of Jennifer Garner’s character in the television series “Alias” that aired from 2001-2006. It was in the 2005 comedy film “Wedding Crashers” that Cooper’s career gained momentum. In September 2005, Cooper landed the lead role in the Fox television series “Kitchen Confidential,” adapted from Anthony Bourdain’s autobiography.
In 2009, Todd Phillips directed the comedy movie “The Hangover,” which gave Bradley Cooper his breakthrough performance. After that, he appeared in Garry Marshall’s 2010 ensemble romantic comedy “Valentine’s Day.” In the feature film adaptation of “The A-Team,” Cooper played the fictional character Templeton “Faceman” Peck.
In 2011, Cooper starred in the suspense film “Limitless” and appeared in “The Hangover Part II”. The following year, in 2012, he acted in several movies, most notably in “Silver Linings Playbook”, which earned him nominations for an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. He won an MTV Movie Award for Best Performance for his role in the same movie.
In 2013, Cooper appeared in “The Hangover Part III.” Later that year, he played an FBI agent in “American Hustle.” 2014 Cooper produced and starred in “American Sniper,” portraying US Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle. For his portrayal, he received an MTV Movie Award for Best Male Performance and was also a nominee for the Best Actor Academy Award.
In 2018, Bradley Cooper made his directorial debut with the movie “A Star Is Born”, a remake of the 1937 musical film with the same title. Cooper directed the movie and played the lead role of Jackson Maine, a successful singer whose relationship with Ally (played by Lady Gaga) becomes strained as her career outshines his.
Cooper has been named on the Forbes Celebrity 100 list three times and appeared on Time’s list of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2015. His films have grossed a staggering $11 billion worldwide. In addition, he has been ranked four times among the world’s highest-paid actors.