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Chris Cooper
ChrisCooper
Name
Christopher Walton Cooper
Birthplace
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Birth date
July 9, 1951
Occupation
Actor
Active Years
1987-present

Christopher Walton Cooper (born July 9, 1951) is an American actor.

FilmographyEdit

Film Edit

Year Title Role Notes
1987 Matewan Joe Kenehan
1991 Guilty by Suspicion Larry Nolan
1991 Thousand Pieces of Gold Charlie
1991 City of Hope Riggs
1993 This Boy's Life Roy
1995 Pharaoh's Army Captain John Hull Abston
1995 Money Train Torch
1996 Boys John Baker
1996 Lone Star Sam Deeds Nominated – Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead
1996 A Time to Kill Deputy Dwayne Powell Looney
1997 Breast Men Dr. William Larson
1998 Great Expectations Joe
1998 The Horse Whisperer Frank Booker
1999 The 24 Hour Woman Ron Hacksby
1999 October Sky John Hickam
1999 American Beauty Colonel Frank Fitts, USMC Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Cast
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nominated – Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
2000 Me, Myself & Irene Lieutenant Gerke
2000 The Patriot Colonel Harry Burwell
2002 Interstate 60 Bob Cody
2002 The Bourne Identity Alexander Conklin
2002 Adaptation. John Laroche Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
Florida Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor
Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
National Board of Review Award for Best Supporting Actor
San Diego Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actor
San Francisco Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor
Toronto Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
Vancouver Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor
Village Voice Film Poll for Best Supporting Performance
Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated – BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Nominated – Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated – National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated – New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated – Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Cast
Nominated – Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated – Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
Nominated – Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nominated – Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
2003 Seabiscuit Tom Smith Nominated – Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Nominated – Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
2004 Silver City Richard "Dicky" Pilager
2004 The Bourne Supremacy Alexander Conklin
2005 Capote Alvin Dewey Nominated – Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
Nominated – Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
2005 Jarhead Lt. Col. Kazinski
2005 Syriana Jimmy Pope
2007 Breach Robert Hanssen
2007 The Kingdom Grant Sykes
2007 Married Life Harry Allen
2009 New York, I Love You Alex Simmons
2009 Where the Wild Things Are Douglas (voice)
2010 The Tempest Antonio
2010 The Company Men Phil Woodward Nominated – Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
2010 Remember Me Neil Craig
2010 Amigo Colonel Hardacre
2010 The Town Stephen MacRay National Board of Review Award for Best Cast
Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for Best Ensemble
Nominated – Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Cast
2010 Bloom: the Plight of Lake Champlain Narrator Documentary (2011 New England Emmy Award, Environmental Program)
2011 The Muppets Tex Richman
2012 The Company You Keep Daniel Sloan
2012 Bloom: the Emergence of Ecological Design Narrator Documentary 3-part series (2013 New England Emmy Award, Environmental Program)
2013 August: Osage County Charles Aiken AARP Annual Movies for Grownups Award for Best Supporting Actor
Capri Ensemble Cast Award
Hollywood Film Award for Ensemble of the Year
Nominated – Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
2014 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Norman Osborn Uncredited cameo
2015 Demolition Phil
2015 Coming Through the Rye J.D. Salinger
2016 Live by Night Irving Figgis
2017 Cars 3 Smokey (voice)
2019 A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood Jerry Vogel Post-production
2019 Little Women Post-production

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1987 The Equalizer Michael Episode: "The Rehearsal"
1988 American Playhouse Louis Halladay Episode: '"Journey Into Genius'"
1988 Miami Vice Jimmy Yagovitch Episode: '"Mirror Image'"
1989 Lonesome Dove July Johnson Miniseries
1990 Lifestories Mr. Hawkins Episode: '"The Hawkins Family'"
1991 In Broad Daylight Frank Wiliker Television film
1991 Darrow Eugene Debs Television film
1992 Bed of Lies Price Daniel, Jr. Television film
1992 Ned Blessing: The True Story of My Life Anthony Blessing Television film
1994 One More Mountain James Reed Television film
1996 Law & Order Roy Payne Episode: "Blood Libel"
2003 My House in Umbria Thomas Riversmith Television film
Nominated – Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor – Miniseries or a Movie
Nominated – Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film
2008 American Experience Walt Whitman Documentary
2009 American Experience Narrator Episode: '"The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln'"
2016 11.22.63 Al Templeton Miniseries

Video gamesEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2017 Cars 3: Driven to Win Smokey Voice

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