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Chris Cooper

1951-07-09 Kansas City, Missouri, USA

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Christopher Walton Cooper (born July 9, 1951) is an American actor. He has appeared in supporting performances in several major Hollywood films, including American Beauty (1999), October Sky (1999), The Bourne Identity (2002), Seabiscuit (2003), Capote (2005), Syriana (2005), The Kingdom (2007), Where the Wild Things Are (2009), The Town (2010), The Muppets (2011), Cars 3 (2017), A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019), and Little Women (2019). He also portrayed Sheriff July Johnson in the acclaimed miniseries Lonesome Dove, which became one of the most successful Westerns in history. Cooper won both the Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as John Laroche in the 2002 film Adaptation. He played a lead role in the historical and political thriller Breach (2007), playing FBI agent and traitor Robert Hanssen. He played Daniel Sloan in the 2012 political thriller The Company You Keep, and supervillain Norman Osborn in The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014). He also portrayed Al Templeton on the 2016 Hulu miniseries 11.22.63. He is a frequent collaborator with director John Sayles, including Matewan (1987), City of Hope (1991), Lone Star (1996), Silver City (2004) and Amigo (2010). Description above from the Wikipedia article Chris Cooper, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Boston Strangler Jack Maclaine 2023-03-16
With/In Volume 2 2022-03-15
With/In Volume 2 (segment "Nuts") 2021-06-14
Irresistible Jack Hastings 2020-07-01
Little Women Mr. Laurence 2019-12-25
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood Jerry Vogel 2019-09-07
Them That Work Self 2019-10-29
Henrietta Bulkowski Danny Wilcox 2019-03-08
It Takes a Lunatic Self 2019-05-03
Intelligent Lives Self 2018-04-01
Cars 3 Smokey Yunick (voice) 2017-06-15
Fastball Clifford Blankenship (voice) 2016-03-25
Coming Through the Rye J.D. Salinger 2016-10-13
Live by Night Chief Irving Figgis 2016-12-25
Demolition Phil Eastwood 2015-04-08
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Norman Osborn (uncredited) 2014-04-16
Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy Narrator (voice) 2013-06-19
August: Osage County Charlie Aiken 2013-12-26
Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God Gary (voice) 2012-11-16
The Company You Keep Daniel Sloan 2012-09-06
The Muppets Tex Richman 2011-11-22
The Town Stephen MacRay 2010-09-15
Remember Me Neil Craig 2010-03-11
The Tempest Antonio 2010-09-11
Jake Gyllenhaal Challenges the Winner of the Nobel Peace Prize Lt. Col. Kazinski (archive footage) 2010-01-01
Amigo Col. Hardacre 2010-07-14
The Company Men Phil Woodward 2010-10-21
The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln Himself (Narrator) 2009-02-09
Where the Wild Things Are Douglas (voice) 2009-10-16
Extreme Movie FBI Agent Mike (uncredited) 2008-12-05
Walt Whitman Walt Whitman (voice) 2008-04-14
New York, I Love You Alex 2008-09-06
Breach Robert Hanssen 2007-02-12
Married Life Harry Allen 2007-09-12
The Kingdom Grant Sykes 2007-08-22
La strada di Levi Narrator (voice) (U.S. version) 2006-09-12
Making Capote: Concept to Script Self 2006-03-21
Jarhead Lt. Col. Kazinski 2005-11-04
Syriana Jimmy Pope 2005-11-23
Capote Alvin Dewey 2005-09-30
Silver City Dickie Pilager 2004-09-17
The Bourne Supremacy Alexander Conklin 2004-07-23
Seabiscuit Tom Smith 2003-07-22
My House in Umbria Thomas 'Tom' Riversmith 2003-05-25
Interstate 60 Bob Cody 2002-04-13
The Bourne Identity Alexander Conklin 2002-06-14
Adaptation. John Laroche 2002-12-06
The Patriot Col. Harry Burwell 2000-06-28
Me, Myself & Irene Lieutenant Gerke 2000-06-22
American Beauty: Look Closer... Self 2000-10-24
October Sky John Hickam 1999-02-19
American Beauty Colonel Fitts 1999-09-15
The Horse Whisperer Frank Booker 1998-02-01
Great Expectations Joe 1998-01-30
Breast Men Dr. William Larson 1997-12-13
Alone Gus Jr. 1997-12-21
The Deliverance of Elaine Charlie Skyler 1996-04-10
Lone Star Sam Deeds 1996-06-21
A Time to Kill Dwayne Looney 1996-07-24
Boys Mr. John Baker 1996-05-10
Money Train Torch 1995-11-21
Pharaoh's Army Captain John Hull Abston 1995-04-09
One More Mountain Jack Reed 1994-03-06
This Boy's Life Roy 1993-04-09
Ned Blessing: The True Story Of My Life Anthony Blessing 1992-04-14
Bed of Lies Price Daniel, Jr. 1992-01-20
Guilty by Suspicion Larry Nolan 1991-03-15
Thousand Pieces of Gold Charlie 1991-04-26
City of Hope Riggs 1991-10-11
Darrow Eugene Debs 1991-06-08
In Broad Daylight Jack Wilson 1991-02-03
To the Moon, Alice Frank Wiliker 1991-10-02
A Little Piece of Sunshine Ernie Favaro 1990-11-17
Matewan Joe Kenehan 1987-08-28
Bad Timing 1982-12-31
Everything's Going to Be Great
Light on Broken Glass Jay