His career began with a guest role in the television series Sex and the City in 1999 and his film debut came two years later in Wet Hot American Summer.
Describing himself as a child, Cooper has said: "I never lived the life of 'Oh, you're so good-looking'.
People thought I was a girl when I was little, because I looked like a girl—maybe because my mother would keep my hair really long".
He excelled at basketball, and enjoyed cooking: "I used to have buddies come over after kindergarten and I'd cook them food.
Bradley Charles Cooper (born January 5, 1975) is an American actor and producer.
He was one of the world's highest-paid actors for three years, and has been nominated for various accolades, including four Academy Awards, two BAFTA Awards, and two Golden Globe Awards.