Bradley Cooper

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Bradley Cooper (born 05.01.1975)
Bradley Cooper is an American actor famous for his roles in 'The Hangover', 'The A-Team', 'Limitless' and 'Silver Linings Playbook'.

Bradley Cooper: Childhood
Bradley Cooper was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania but grew up in Jenkintown. His parents are Gloria and Charles J. Cooper, a stockbroker for Merrill Lynch.
He was raised Catholic and attended Germantown Academy during which he also worked for Philadelphia Daily News. He then attended Villanova University before transferring to Georgetown University.
He graduated with honours and a BA in English in 1997 and also became fluent in French, becoming an exchange student in Aix-en-Provence, France. In 2000, he received an MFA in acting from Actors Studio Drama School.

Bradley Cooper: Acting career
Bradley Cooper's first TV appearance was on 'Sex and the City' in 1999, while his first film was 'Wet Hot American Summer' in 2001.
His first breakthrough role was in J. J. Abrams' TV show 'Alias' in 2001 though he left in 2003 and made only guest appearances in further episodes.
He had roles in 'I Want to Marry Ryan Banks' and 'Jack & Bobby' before joining the cast of the hit comedy 'Wedding Crashers' in 2005.
He also made an appearance in 'Failure to Launch' and 'Yes Man' in 2008, and landed the lead role in the sitcom 'Kitchen Confidential'.
In 2009, he starred in 'He's Just Not That into You' and 'The Hangover'. The latter grossed $467 million and earned Cooper the Hollywood Comedy Award.
In 2010, Cooper appeared 'Valentine's Day' which grossed over $215 million worldwide and 'The A-Team'.
In 2011, he was in the thriller 'Limitless' as well as 'Hangover' sequel 'The Hangover Part II'. People magazine named him Sexiest Man Alive in that same year.
2012 saw him in David O. Russell's 'Silver Linings Playbook' which earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor.

Bradley Cooper: Personal Life
Bradley Cooper married actress Jennifer Esposito in 2006 but they began divorce proceedings the following year.
He has also had relationships with Renee Zellweger and Zoe Saldana.
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16th September 2014 -

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15th September 2014 -

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10th August 2014 -

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7th August 2014 -

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5th August 2014 -

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Guardians of the Galaxy was given a big platform to live up to before its official release with many calling the tenth Marvel instalment the best in the collection yet. First view critics were impressed...

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4th August 2014 -

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2nd August 2014 -

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Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy looks to be sailing on course to become one of the studio’s biggest movies of all time, thanks to an already phenomenal opening weekend. Guardians of the Galaxy has proved...

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1st August 2014 -

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The stars came out for the New York premiere this week of Get on Up, starring Chadwick Boseman as Godfather of Soul James Brown. He was joined on the red carpet by costars Dan Aykroyd...

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1st August 2014 -

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UK Premiere of Guardians of The Galaxy [Pictures]

25th July 2014 -

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23rd July 2014 -

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Robert Downey Jr Is The Biggest Earner in Hollywood, Again

22nd July 2014 -

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Robert Downey Jr. is the highest paid actor in Hollywood for a second year running, Forbes has announced, putting Iron Man star top of the list with earnings totalling around $75 million. It is his...

Vin Diesel Talks This Summer's Weirdest Bromance

22nd July 2014 -

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Yet in conversation with Access Hollywood, Diesel summed up the relationship between his and Bradley Cooper's characters in Guardians of the Galaxy with equal simplicity: "They love each other". The unlikely duo were seen wreaking...

Robert Downey Jr Crowned King of the Box Office

22nd July 2014 -

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With an estimated income of $75 million between June 2013 and June 2014, Downey Jr. shows that he's somewhat similar to his onscreen counterpart, billionaire superhero Tony Stark. 2014 has actually been a fairly quiet...

Early (Really Early) 'Guardians of The Galaxy' Opinions Are Positive

21st July 2014 -

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While we’re still waiting for the official set of reviews to hit the net, Guardians of The Galaxy is at the right end of some very positive murmurings from a certain 140-character social networking site.Guardians...

Guardians of the Galaxy

9th July 2014 -

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The cast of forthcoming Marvel movie 'Guardians of the Galaxy'; Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Chris Pratt, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper; talk about the new film in a short featurette.'They're the thieves, the bounty hunters...

Wimbledon 2014: Samuel L Jackson, Hugh Jackman & Keira Knightley Watch Epic Men's Final [Pictures]

7th July 2014 -

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Celebrities flocked to South London over the past fortnight to see the stars of the tennis court compete at Wimbledon. Stars from around the world attended with Chris Hemsworth and Hugh Jackman representing Australia, Samuel...

Pharrell Williams Surprises Glamorous Guests At Serpentine Galleries' Summer Party

3rd July 2014 -

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While most of the country was bedding down in readiness for another day of work on Tuesday night, the country's rich and famous were enjoying a glittering summer party to remember, courtesy of London's Serpentine...

A Week In Movies: The Fault In Our Stars Hits London, Transformers Bows In Hong Kong, New Trailers For Washington, Daniels, Carrey And More

20th June 2014 -

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New 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' Trailer: What We Noticed

17th June 2014 -

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Prepare to check out the new trailer for the upcoming summer blockbuster, Guardians of the Galaxy, which is due to open from the end of July. James Gunn's visualisation of Marvel's lesser-known comic book series...

Guardians Of The Galaxy

17th June 2014 -

 Video

Peter Quill runs into some trouble when he discovers an unusual looking orb that happens to be hunted by the merciless admiral Ronan and his army of miscreants. He is an Earthling; an unusual race...

Daniel Radcliffe & 4 More Celebrities Who Battled Alcoholism

16th June 2014 -

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Fame, fortune, talent and beauty are amongst the qualities those in the public eye enjoy. Unfortunately, they come with a heavy price of media attention, pressure and fan obsession. Whilst many celebrities are able to...

Model Best Friends: Cara Delevingne And Suki Waterhouse

10th June 2014 -

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Third Time Lucky? Will Bradley Cooper Finally Land Elusive Best Actor Oscar For 'American Sniper'?

6th June 2014 -

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Pictures of Bradley Cooper on set on his new film American Sniper have been beginning to surface over the past few days (mainly pics of him and girlfriend Suki Waterhouse sharing a little PDA). American...

Bradley Cooper Has Shortest Shorts in Hollywood. For That, He Should Be Commended

6th June 2014 -

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Bradley Cooper has the tightest, shortest shorts around. That's a fact. The Hollywood star was snapped shooting Clint Eastwood's American Sniper on Wednesday (4th June) sporting an incredible pair of khakis to get into character...

A Week In Movies: Cannes Winds Down, Episode VII And Batman v Superman Cranks Up, New Trailers Promise Lots Of Action For Summer And Autumn

23rd May 2014 -

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As the Cannes Film Festival winds down this weekend, a handful of films are emerging as frontrunners for the prestigious awards ceremony. Higher-profile contenders include David Cronenberg's 'Map to the Stars' starring Robert Pattinson, Mike...

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