BRADLEY COOPER (Leon) has become one of Hollywood's most sought after actors. Bradley was most recently seen on the FX drama “Nip/Tuck” opposite Julian MacMahon and Dylan Walsh.
Cooper recently completed production on the Warner Brothers comedy YES MAN opposite Jim Carrey based on the memoir by Danny Wallace. The movie is slated for release in December.
Cooper can soon be seen in New Line Cinema’s HE’S JUST NOT THAT INTO YOU alongside Jennifer Aniston, Ben Affleck, Scarlett Johansson, Drew Barrymore, Ginnfer Goodwin and Justin Long. This film is slated for release on October 24th. Cooper can also soon be seen in the upcoming films; CASE 39, the Paramount Pictures thriller opposite Renee Zellwegger and the Fox 2000 comedy ALL ABOUT STEVE, opposite Sandra Bullock. Both films are scheduled for release in early 2009.
Cooper has signed on to co-produce and star in HBO’s comedy series
“Intelligence” opposite Patton Oswalt. The project, created by Michael Patrick Jann, is a workplace comedy about an elite counter-intelligence unit hidden undercover as disgruntled civil servants.
Prior to these roles, Cooper was seen in the Paramount hit comedy FAILURE TO LAUNCH opposite Matthew McConaughey and Sarah Jessica Parker. However Cooper is most recognized for his scene stealing role in the mega hit THE WEDDING CRASHERS where he co-starred opposite Vince Vaughn, Owen Wilson. ‘Sack Lodge’ has become the prototype for pompous Ivy League leading man in the world of comedy. His first feature film – now a cult favorite – is WET HOT AMERICAN SUMMER by director David Wain.
Cooper also made his Broadway debut in Spring of ’06 in the Joe Montello production “3 Days of Rain.” There his leading lady was Julia Roberts and this limited run was sold out every performance.
On television, Cooper was seen on the critically acclaimed FOX show “Kitchen Confidential” based on the trials and tribulations of renowned chef Anthony Bourdain. Other notable credits are his two year stint on the Golden Globe®-nominated series “Alias,” “Jack and Bobby,” “Touching Evil,” “Law & Order: SVU” and “Trial By Jury.”
Cooper graduated from the Honors English program at Georgetown University in 1997. He then moved to New York City to enroll in the Masters of Fine Arts program at the Actors Studio Drama School at New School University.