Dominic Cooper Biography

Birthday: 1978-06-02
Place of Birth: Greenwich, London
Height: 5' 9½" (1.77 m)
Wiki Biography: Dominic grew up in Greenwich, London, England. His mother is a nursery school teacher and a keen theater-goer. His father is an Auctioneer. They divorced when Dominic was age 5. He has two older brothers, Nathan and Simon. He had a sister who died in a car accident when she was age 5, which happened before Dominic was born. He also has a half-sister from an extramarital affair by his father and a half-brother from his father's second marriage. He went to school in Kidbrooke, attending the Thomas Tallis School. He didn't know what to do afterwards and his girlfriend, at the time, suggested that he should apply to drama school. He did his training at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. He performed in the end of year play 'Waiting For Godot' and this performance landed him the renowned agent Pippa Markham. He graduated in 2000 and started with a few minor roles in television and theater. In 2004, he landed a role at the National Theatre with 'The History Boys'. He originated the role of Dakin, as he was involved in the play from the very beginning. He played the role for two years on the stage and then, for the final time, in his breakthrough film role The History Boys (2006).

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Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
The History Boys Dakin 2006 0
Starter for 10 Spencer 2007
Brief Interviews With Hideous Men Subject #46 2008
The Escapist 2008 Crime, Drama, Thriller
The Duchess Charles Grey 2008 Drama, History
An Education Danny 2009 0
National Theatre Live: Phèdre Hippolytus 2009 Drama
Tamara Drewe Ben Sergeant 2010 0
Sammy's avonturen: De geheime doorgang Sammy 2010 Animation, Adventure, Family
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Henry Sturges 2012 Action, Fantasy, Horror
Dead Man Down Darcy 2013 Game Show, 0, Comedy
Summer in February AJ Munnings 2013 Biography, Drama, Romance
Captain America: The Winter Soldier Howard Stark 2014 0
Need for Speed Dino 2014 0, Comedy, 0
Stratton John Stratton 2017