Chris Cooper



Place of birth:

Kansas City, Missouri, USA:


Christopher W. "Chris" Cooper (born July 9, 1951) is an American film actor. He became well known in the late 1990s, having appeared in supporting performances in several major Hollywood films, including The Bourne Identity, American Beauty, Capote, The Town, The Kingdom, Syriana, October Sky, Seabiscuit, and Adaptation, for which he won both the Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor.

Film Credits

Irresistible (2020)
as Jack Hastings
Little Women (2019)
as Mr. Laurence
Them That Work (2019)
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019)
as Jerry Vogel
It Takes a Lunatic (2019)
as Himself
Henrietta Bulkowski (2019)
as Danny Wilcox
Cars 3 (2017)
as Smokey Yunick (voice)
Live by Night (2016)
as Chief Irving Figgis
Coming Through the Rye (2016)
as J.D. Salinger
Fastball (2016)
as Clifford Blankenship (voice)
Demolition (2015)
as Phil Eastwood
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)
as Norman Osborn (uncredited)
August: Osage County (2013)
as Charles Aiken
Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy (2013)
as Narrator (voice)
Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God (2012)
as Gary (voice)
The Company You Keep (2012)
as Daniel Sloan
The Muppets (2011)
as Tex Richman
The Tempest (2010)
as Antonio
The Company Men (2010)
as Phil Woodward
The Town (2010)
as Stephen MacRay
Amigo (2010)
as Col. Hardacre
Remember Me (2010)
as Neil Craig
Jake Gyllenhaal Challenges the Winner of the Nobel Peace Prize (2010)
as Lt. Col. Kazinski
Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
as Douglas (voice)
The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln (2009)
as Himself (Narrator)
New York, I Love You (2008)
as Alex (segment "Yvan Attal")
Married Life (2007)
as Harry Allen
The Kingdom (2007)
as Grant Sykes
Breach (2007)
as Robert Hanssen
La strada di Levi (2006)
as Narrator
Syriana (2005)
as Jimmy Pope
Jarhead (2005)
as Lt. Col. Kazinski
Capote (2005)
as Alvin Dewey
Silver City (2004)
as Dickie Pilager
The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
as Alexander Conklin
Seabiscuit (2003)
as Tom Smith
My House in Umbria (2003)
as Thomas 'Tom' Riversmith
Adaptation. (2002)
as John Laroche
The Bourne Identity (2002)
as Alexander Conklin
Interstate 60 (2002)
as Bob Cody
American Beauty: Look Closer... (2000)
as Self
The Patriot (2000)
as Col. Harry Burwell
Me, Myself & Irene (2000)
as Lieutenant Gerke
American Beauty (1999)
as Colonel Frank Fitts
October Sky (1999)
as John Hickam
The Horse Whisperer (1998)
as Frank Booker
Great Expectations (1998)
as Uncle Joe
Breast Men (1997)
as Dr. William Larson
A Time to Kill (1996)
as Dwayne Looney
Lone Star (1996)
as Sam Deeds
Boys (1996)
as Mr. John Baker
The Deliverance of Elaine (1996)
as Charlie Skyler
Money Train (1995)
as Torch
Pharaoh's Army (1995)
as Captain John Hull Abston
One More Mountain (1994)
as Jack Reed
This Boy's Life (1993)
as Roy
Ned Blessing: The True Story Of My Life (1992)
Bed of Lies (1992)
as Price Daniel, Jr.
City of Hope (1991)
as Riggs
To the Moon, Alice (1991)
as Frank Wiliker
Darrow (1991)
as Eugene Debs
Thousand Pieces of Gold (1991)
as Charlie
Guilty by Suspicion (1991)
as Larry Nolan
In Broad Daylight (1991)
as Jack Wilson
A Little Piece of Sunshine (1990)
as Ernie Favaro
Matewan (1987)
as Joe Kenehan

Production Credits

Intelligent Lives (2018)
Executive Producer