Dominic Cooper Wiki, Age, Bio, Height, Wife, Career, and Net Worth

Dominic Cooper

Dominic Cooper is a well-known English actor. Dominic Cooper was born on June 2, 1978, in Greenwich, London, England.

Wiki, Bio, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education

Dominic Cooper was born on June 2, 1978, in Greenwich, London, England. Dominic Edward Cooper is his full name, and he is British. He is 45 years old and was born under the sign of Gemini.

Brian Cooper (father) and Julie Heron (mother) are her parents’ names. His father worked as an auctioneer, and his mother as a nursery school teacher. Meanwhile, he was raised by his two brothers, Simon and Nathan. He claimed to have had a sister who died before he was born. His parents split when he was five years old. He also has two half-siblings on his father’s side.

Dominic Cooper attended John Ball Primary School in Blackheath, London, for his education. He afterward went to Thomas Tallis School in neighboring Kidbrooke. Throughout his school years, he was unsure about his future. Meanwhile, his girlfriend at the time suggested that he enroll in acting school. He was chosen to attend the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA). He learned about acting and film editing there. In addition, he graduated in 2000.

Dominic Cooper’s Age, Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions

Cooper is 5 feet 9 inches (1.77 m) tall and weighs approximately 71 kg (156 lbs). Additionally, he has dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. Furthermore, his physical measurements are 41-32-14 inches, and he wears a shoe size of 10 US.

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Dominic Cooper’s Profession & Career

Cooper’s acting career began with minor appearances in television programs and low-budget films. He made his stage debut in the 2001 play “Mother Clap’s Molly House” at the Royal National Theater.

He was a founding member of Alan Bennett’s play The History Boys and created the character of Dakin from the first reading. The play first aired in 2004. In addition, he traveled with the production, visiting Australia, New Zealand, and Hong Kong. He also appeared in the play’s radio and film adaptations.

In the Royal National Theater’s rendition of the “His Dark Materials” trilogy, he played Will Parry. He has since appeared in the TV programs “Down To Earth” and “Sense & Sensibility.”

In 2008, he played Sky in the film “Mamma Mia!” He also sang many songs in the film. He co-starred in “The Duchess” with Keira Knightley the same year. The next year, he starred in the films “An Education” and “Freefall,” as well as the drama “Phèdre.”

He also portrayed rock drummer Ben in the 2010 film “Tamara Drewe.” The following year, he played Latif Yahia and Uday Hussein in the biopic “The Devil’s Double.” Whitewashing was criticized in the film. In 2011, he played Howard Stark in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Continued to feature in films and television series

In 2012, he portrayed vampire Henry Sturges in the supernatural horror action thriller “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter.” He was cast to replace Clive Owen in the financial thriller “Cities,” but the film was scrapped owing to production delays.

He played the primary antagonist in two films in 2014, “Need for Speed” and “Dracula Untold.” The same year, he played James Bond novelist Ian Fleming in the television miniseries “Fleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond.”

In 2015, he starred in two films: the romantic comedy-drama “Miss You Already” and the comedy-drama “The Lady in the Van.” Nicholas Hytner directed the latter film, having previously directed Cooper in the stage production of “His Dark Materials.”

Cooper made his debut as Jesse Custer, the main character in AMC’s television series “Preacher,” in 2016. He also appeared in the film adaptation of “Warcraft” that same year. Despite mainly unfavorable critical reviews, the picture was a commercial success.

In 2018, he played Sky again in the film “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.” He appeared in the AMC+ miniseries “Spy City” in 2020 and is currently in the TV series “That Dirty Black Bag,” which will be broadcast in March 2022.


Despite his involvement in blockbuster films and television series, he has yet to win any honors. He has, however, been nominated for various prizes. In 2006, he was nominated for a Drama Desk Award for his work on the Broadway production of The History Boys. For his role in the film adaptation of the play, he was nominated for a British Independent Film Award, a British Film Critics’ Circle Award, a London Critics’ Circle Film Award, and an Empire Award.

In 2010, he was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award for “Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture” for his film An Education. Furthermore, his performance as Sadaam Hussein’s son and body double in The Devil’s Double was lauded by critics, and he was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Actor in 2012.

In 2014, he was nominated for a Satellite Award for “Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television” for Fleming, and in 2015, he was nominated for a Saturn Award for his guest appearance as Howard Stark on Agent Carter.

Dominic Cooper’s Salary and Net Worth

Throughout his acting career, he has amassed a sizable fortune from his films and television series. His net worth is predicted to be around $5 million as of 2023, although his salary and income are still being calculated.

Dominic Cooper’s Wife, Marriage & Relationship

Dominic Cooper is currently dating actress Gemma Chan. The couple met in 2018 and began dating. Cooper is excellent friends with James Corden, his co-star in The History Boys. He met Corden’s future wife, Julia, and is the godfather to their first child, Max. Cooper dated actress Amanda Seyfried from 2008 until 2009. He was in a relationship with actress Ruth Negga from 2010 till 2016.

Dominic Cooper’s Social Media(Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)

His Twitter handle ‘@dominiccoop’ has almost 97.3k followers. In the meantime, he is not active on Instagram or Facebook.

Quick Facts

Full NameDominic Cooper
Born Date02 Jun 1978
Age45 years
Lucky Number6
Lucky StoneAgate
Lucky ColorYellow
Best Match for MarriageLeo, Aquarius, Libra
Height5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)
Relationship Statusin-relation
DatingGemma Chan
Break UpAmanda Seyfried, and Ruth Negga
Net Worth$5 million
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorDark Brown
Body Size41-32-14
Birth PlaceGreenwich, London,
EducationLondon Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA)
FatherBrian Cooper
MotherJulie Heron
SiblingsSimon and Nathan
TwitterDominic Cooper Twitter
IMDBDominic Cooper IMDB
WikiDominic Cooper Wiki