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Dominic Cooper

Dominic Edward Cooper (born 2 June 1978) is an English actor. He first worked in television and film before making his stage debut in Mother Clap's Molly House at the National Theatre in 2001. He was also involved in Alan Bennett's play The History Boys, as the character Dakin. He has had notable roles in the Royal National Theatre's adaptation of the His Dark Materials trilogy, where he played the lead character, Will Parry, the TV series Down To Earth (2004) and Sense & Sensibility (2008). In 2008, he appeared as Sky in Mamma Mia!, in which he also sang several songs. The same year, he appeared in The Duchess as Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey. He starred in films An Education and Freefall in 2009 and also played Hippolytus in Phèdre at the National Theatre. In 2010, he played rock drummer Ben in the film Tamara Drewe, and in 2011 played the leading roles in The Devil's Double, which was critically acclaimed but criticized. In 2011, he first appeared as Howard Stark in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Initially appearing in the film Captain America: The First Avenger, he reprised his role in the Marvel One-Shot Agent Carter two years later, and in the television series of the same name in 2015 and 2016. In 2012, he appeared as vampire Henry Sturges in Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. Around this time, he was cast in the lead role in the unproduced Albert Hughes project Motor City. In 2014, he portrayed the main antagonist in two films: Dino Brewster in Need for Speed and Mehmed in Dracula Untold. He depicted author Ian Fleming in the television mini-series Fleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond in 2014. The next year, he appeared in two films, Miss You Already and The Lady in the Van. He played Jesse Custer, the lead role in AMC's Preacher (2016). He co-starred in the Warcraft film adaptation, which was released in June 2016. In late 2016, he starred in a well-received West End revival of Stephen Jeffreys' 1994 play, The Libertine at the Haymarket Theatre; he played John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester, the role originated on stage by John Malkovich and played by Johnny Depp in the 2004 film. He reprised his role of Sky in 2018's sequel film Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. Description above is from the Wikipedia article Dominic Cooper, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jun 2, 1978 In Greenwich, London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Down to Earth 2000-08-06
Latest Project:
Series Spy City 2020-12-03
Known For
Poster of Warcraft
Poster of Need for Speed
Poster of Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
Poster of Promzillas
Series Spy City Fielding Scott 2020-12-03
Movie The Escape Mark 2018-04-25
Movie Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Sky 2018-07-09
Movie Stratton John Stratton 2017-07-06
Series Preacher Jesse Custer 2016-05-22
Movie Warcraft Llane Wrynn 2016-05-25
Series The Grand Tour Self 2016-11-17
Series Geeking Out Himself 2016-07-24
Series Hot Ones Himself 2015-03-12
Series The Late Late Show with James Corden Himself 2015-03-23
Series Marvel's Agent Carter Howard Stark 2015-01-06
Movie Miss You Already Kit 2015-09-12
Movie The Lady in the Van Theatre Actor 2015-11-13
Movie Reasonable Doubt Mitch Brockden 2014-01-17
Series Fleming Ian Fleming 2014-01-29
Movie Need for Speed Dino Brewster 2014-03-13
Movie Dracula Untold Mehmed II 2014-10-01
Movie Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe Self 2014-03-18
Movie Dead Man Down Darcy 2013-03-08
Movie Summer in February AJ Munnings 2013-06-13
Movie National Theatre Live: 50 Years on Stage Dakin 2013-11-02
Movie Marvel One-Shot: Agent Carter Howard Stark 2013-09-08
Movie Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Henry Sturgess 2012-06-20
Series Promzillas Narrator (voice) 2011-06-10
Movie The Devil's Double Latif Yahia / Uday Hussein 2011-02-11
Movie Captain America: The First Avenger Howard Stark 2011-07-22
Movie Outfitting a Hero Himself 2011-10-25
Movie My Week With Marilyn Milton Greene 2011-11-23
Movie Captain America: The First Avenger - Heightened Technology Himself 2011-10-25
Movie Tamara Drewe Ben Sergeant 2010-07-14
Series Horne & Corden 2009-03-10
Movie Brief Interviews with Hideous Men Daniel / Subject #46 2009-01-19
Movie Freefall Dave 2009-07-13
Movie National Theatre Live: Phèdre Hippolytus 2009-06-25
Movie An Education Danny 2009-10-29
Movie The Escapist Lacey 2008-06-20
Series Sense and Sensibility Willoughby 2008-01-01
Movie Mamma Mia! Sky Rymand 2008-07-02
Movie The Duchess Charles Grey 2008-09-05
Movie God on Trial Moche 2008-09-03
Movie Official Selection The Stranger 2008-08-21
Series The Graham Norton Show Himself 2007-02-22
Movie Starter for 10 Spencer 2006-09-13
Movie The History Boys Dakin 2006-10-02
Movie Breakfast on Pluto Squaddie at Disco 2005-09-03
Series Jericho Unknown 2005-10-16
Movie Sparkling Cyanide Andy Hoffman 2003-10-05
Series The Infinite Worlds of H.G. Wells Sidney Davidson 2001-08-05
Movie From Hell Constable #3 2001-02-08
Series Down to Earth Unknown 2000-08-06