Chris Cooper Biography

Birthday: 1951-07-09
Place of Birth: Kansas City, Missouri
Height: 5' 10" (1.78 m)
Wiki Biography: Educated at the University of Missouri school of drama, Cooper has appeared on Broadway in "Of the Fields Lately (1980)", off-Broadway in "The Ballad of Soapy Smith (1983)" and "A Different Moon (1983)". He debuted in films in the John Sayles movie Matewan (1987). Although his performance was well received, the picture was not successful. Other films he has appeared in include Guilty by Suspicion (1991), Money Train (1995) and A Time to Kill (1996). On television, Cooper has been featured in the mini-series "Lonesome Dove" (1989) and "Return to Lonesome Dove" (1993), as July Johnson. He has also appeared in a number of Television Movies. In 1996, he appears in his third John Sayles movie Lone Star (1996), where he plays Sam Deeds, the sheriff whose lawman father becomes a posthumous suspect in a murder investigation.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Lone Star Sam 1996 Drama
Remembrance Week Himself - Narrator 2010 Family
A Town & Country Murder Stephen MacRay 2013 Crime
Call the Midwife July Johnson 2019 Drama
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Hurricane Mary 0000
Great Expectations Joe 1946 Biography
The Patriot Col. Harry Burwell 1986 0
Matewan Joe Kenehan 1988 Drama, History
City of Hope 1991 0
Guilty by Suspicion 1991 Drama, Thriller
Thousand Pieces of Gold Charlie 1991 Romance
Money Train 1995 Action, Comedy, Drama
Lone Star 1996 0, Game Show, Biography
Breast Men Dr. William Larson 1997 Drama, Comedy
The Horse Whisperer 1998 Drama, Romance
October Sky John Hickam 1999 Drama, Family
American Beauty Col. Frank Fitts, USMC 1999 Drama
The Bourne Identity Conklin 2002 0, 0
Interstate 60 2002 0, 0, 0
Adaptation John Laroche 2003 Comedy, Crime, Drama
My House in Umbria 2003 Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Seabiscuit Tom Smith 2003 Drama, History, Sport
Silver City 2004 Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Syriana Jimmy Pope 2005 0, Game Show
Capote Alvin Dewey 2005 0
Pharaoh's Army Captain John Hull Abston 2005
Married Life Harry Allen 2007 Comedy, 0
The Kingdom Grant Sykes 2007 Action, Drama, Thriller
Hermetica Tucker's Assistant 2007 Drama
The Town Stephen MacRay 2010 Comedy, 0, Game Show
The Company Men Phil Woodward 2010
Remember Me Sgt. Neil Craig 2010 Drama, Romance
The Muppets Tex Richman 2011 0, 0, 0
The Tempest Antonio 2011 Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
The Company You Keep Daniel Sloan 2012 Drama, Thriller
August: Osage County Charles Aiken 2013 0, 0
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Norman Osborn 2014 0
Breach Robert Hanssen 2015 Game Show