Gary Cooper

Actor · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 75
Gary Cooper was an American actor known for his natural, authentic, and understated acting style. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor twice and had a further three nominations, as well as receiving an Academy Honorary Award for his career achievements in 1961. He was one of the top 10 film personalities for 23 consecutive years, and one of the... read more

Gary Cooper was an American actor known for his natural, authentic, and understated acting style. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor twice and had a further three nominations, as well as receiving an Academy Honorary Award for his career achievements in 1961. He was one of the top 10 film personalities for 23 consecutive years, and one of the top money-making stars for 18 years. The American Film Institute (AFI) ranked Cooper at No. 11 on its list of the 25 greatest male stars of classic Hollywood cinema.

Birth Name

Frank James Cooper

Born

Tuesday, 07 May 1901

Died

Saturday, 13 May 1961

Actor Filmography

Hemingway Self 2021
David Crosby: Remember My Name Self 2019
The Movies Self 2019
Making Montgomery Clift Prof. Bertram Potts 2019
Target: St. Louis Self 2019
I Am Not Your Negro Frank Flannagan 2016
War Movie Blockbusters Self 2015
And the Oscar Goes to... Self - Actor 2014
Duels (archive footage) 2014
These Amazing Shadows Marshal Will Kane (clip from High Noon (1952)) 2011
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Hemingway Self 2021
David Crosby: Remember My Name Self 2019
The Movies Self 2019
Making Montgomery Clift Prof. Bertram Potts 2019
Target: St. Louis Self 2019
I Am Not Your Negro Frank Flannagan 2016
War Movie Blockbusters Self 2015
And the Oscar Goes to... Self - Actor 2014
Duels (archive footage) 2014
These Amazing Shadows Marshal Will Kane (clip from High Noon (1952)) 2011
Goodbye Gary Cooper Link Jones / Benjamin Trane 2009
Hollywood contra Franco Robert Jordan 2008
How the West Was Lost Marshal Will Kane 2008
Blue Skies Beyond the Looking Glass (archive footage) 2008
Billy Wilder Speaks Self 2006
Complicated Women Himself (archive footage) / Self 2003
My Sister Maria Self 2002
Ronald Reagan: The Hollywood Years, the Presidential Years Self 2001
Clara Bow: Discovering the It Girl Self / Various Roles 1999
City Confidential Self 1999
Cold War Self 1998
Gary Cooper: The Face of a Hero Self / Various roles / Various roles (archive footage) 1998
The Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender Self / Self (archive footage) 1997
The Wonderful World of Disney Himself 1997
Ingrid Bergman Remembered Self (archive footage) 1996
The Celluloid Closet Applauds Marlene Dietrich 1996
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies Self 1995
100 Years at the Movies Self 1994
Citizen Cohn Self / Gary Cooper 1992
Barbara Stanwyck: Fire and Desire Himself (archive footage) / Self 1991
Movie Tough Guys Self 1991
Gary Cooper: American Life, American Legend Himself (archive footage) / Self 1989
Inside Edition Lou Gehrig - Pride of the Yankees 1988
American Experience Self 1988
Entertaining the Troops Self 1988
Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC Self 1988
Biography John Doe, Self 1987
American Masters Self 1986
Super Duper Bloopers and Silly Shorts Self 1986
Showbiz Goes to War (archive footage) 1982
Hollywood (archive footage), Self 1980
The Last Remake of Beau Geste Beau Geste / Beau Geste (Archive Footage) 1977
Hollywood on Trial Self 1976
America at the Movies Alvin C. York / Jess Birdwell / Marshall Will Kane 1976
Canciones para después de una guerra Self 1976
Brother Can You Spare a Dime (archive footage) 1975
Hollywood My Home Town Self 1965
The Love Goddesses Self / (archive footage) 1965
Wayne and Shuster Take an Affectionate Look at... (archive footage) 1964
Hollywood and the Stars Self, Alvin C. York (clip from Sergeant York (1941)) 1963
Petticoat Junction Cadet White 1963
Hollywood Without Make-Up Self / Himself 1963
Hollywood: The Great Stars Légionnaire Tom Brown 1963
Hollywood: The Fabulous Era Self 1962
The DuPont Show of the Week Self 1961
The Naked Edge George Radcliffe 1961
The Wreck of the Mary Deare Gideon Patch 1959
Premier Khrushchev in the USA Self 1959
They Came to Cordura Major Thomas Thorn 1959
Alias Jesse James Cowboy 1959
The Hanging Tree Dr. Joseph 'Doc' Frail 1959
Man of the West Link Jones 1958
Ten North Frederick Joseph B. 'Joe' Chapin 1958
The Twentieth Century Self 1957
Love in the Afternoon Frank Flannagan 1957
Friendly Persuasion Jess Birdwell 1956
The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell Col. Billy Mitchell 1955
Wide Wide World Self 1955
Vera Cruz Benjamin Trane 1954
Garden of Evil Hooker 1954
Blowing Wild Jeff Dawson 1953
Return to Paradise Mr. Morgan 1953
Springfield Rifle Maj. Alex 'Lex' Kearney 1952
High Noon Marshal Will Kane 1952
Distant Drums Capt. Quincy Wyatt 1951
Starlift Gary Cooper 1951
It's a Big Country: An American Anthology Texas 1951
You're in the Navy Now Lt. John W. Harkness 1951
Dallas Blayde 'Reb' Hollister / Blayde Hollister 1950
The Jack Benny Program Self 1950
Bright Leaf Brant Royle 1950
What's My Line? Himself - Mystery Guest 1950
Snow Carnival Narrator / Self / Himself/Narrator 1949
Task Force Jonathan L. Scott 1949
It's a Great Feeling Gary Cooper 1949
The Fountainhead Howard Roark 1949
Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Himself 1948
Good Sam Sam Clayton 1948
The Ed Sullivan Show Self, Billy Mitchell - scene from 'The Court Martial of Billy Mitchell' 1948
Unconquered Captain Christopher Holden / Capt. Christopher Holden 1947
Variety Girl Himself / Gary Cooper 1947
Cloak and Dagger Prof. Alvah Jesper 1946
Saratoga Trunk Colonel Clint Maroon 1945
Along Came Jones Melody Jones 1945
Casanova Brown Casanova (Cass) Brown / Casanova Brown 1944
The Story of Dr. Wassell Dr. Corydon M. Wassell 1944
For Whom the Bell Tolls Robert Jordan 1943
The Pride of the Yankees Lou Gehrig / Henry Louis 'Lou' Gehrig 1942
Hedda Hopper's Hollywood No. 3 Self 1942
Ball of Fire Professor Bertram Potts / Prof. Bertram Potts 1942
Breakdowns of 1941 Self 1941
Sergeant York Alvin C. York 1941
Meet John Doe 'Long John' Willoughby / Long John Willoughby 1941
North West Mounted Police Dusty Rivers 1940
The Westerner Cole Harden 1940
The Real Glory Dr. Bill Canavan 1939
Beau Geste Beau Geste 1939
The Cowboy and the Lady Stretch Willoughby 1938
The Adventures of Marco Polo Marco Polo 1938
Bluebeard's Eighth Wife Michael Brandon 1938
Souls at Sea Michael 'Nuggin' Taylor 1937
The Plainsman Wild Bill Hickok 1936
The General Died at Dawn O'Hara 1936
Hollywood Boulevard Gary Cooper- Actor at Trocadero Bar 1936
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town Longfellow Deeds 1936
Desire Tom Bradley 1936
La Fiesta de Santa Barbara Himself / Self 1935
Peter Ibbetson Peter Ibbetson 1935
Broadway Highlights No. 1 Film Clip Character 1935
The Wedding Night Tony Barrett 1935
The Lives of a Bengal Lancer Lt. Alan McGregor / Alan McGregor 1935
Star Night at the Cocoanut Grove Himself / Self 1934
The Hollywood Gad-About Self 1934
Now and Forever Jerry Day 1934
Operator 13 Capt. Jack Gailliard / Captain Jack Gailliard 1934
Alice in Wonderland White Knight 1933
Hollywood on Parade No. B-5 Self 1933
Design for Living George Curtis 1933
One Sunday Afternoon Biff Grimes 1933
Hollywood on Parade No. A-12 Self 1933
Today We Live Bogard / Richard Bogard 1933
A Farewell to Arms Lt. Frederic Henry / Frederic 1932
If I Had a Million Steve Gallagher 1932
Devil and the Deep Lt. Sempter 1932
Make Me a Star Gary Cooper 1932
His Woman Captain Sam Whalan 1931
The House That Shadows Built (archive footage) 1931
I Take This Woman Tom McNair 1931
City Streets The Kid 1931
The Stolen Jools Newspaper Editor 1931
Fighting Caravans Clint Belmet 1931
Morocco Légionnaire Tom Brown 1930
The Spoilers Roy Glenister 1930
A Man from Wyoming Jim Baker 1930
The Texan Enrique, aka 'Quico,' The Llano Kid 1930
Paramount on Parade Hunter (Dream Girl) / Hunter - Episode 'Dream Girl' 1930
Only the Brave Capt. James Braydon 1930
Seven Days Leave Kenneth Downey 1930
The Virginian The Virginian 1929
Wolf Song Sam Lash 1929
The Shopworn Angel William Tyler 1928
The First Kiss Mulligan Talbot 1928
The Legion of the Condemned Gale Price 1928
Doomsday Arnold Furze 1928
Beau Sabreur Maj. Henri de Beaujolais 1928
Wings Cadet White 1927
Nevada Nevada 1927
The Last Outlaw Sheriff Buddy Hale 1927
Children of Divorce Edward D. 'Ted' Larrabee 1927
It Newspaper Reporter 1927
Old Ironsides Seaman 1926
The Winning of Barbara Worth Abe Lee 1926
Lightnin' Wins Tom Harding 1926
The Johnstown Flood Flood Survivor 1926
The Vanishing American Extra 1926
North Star Townsman 1925
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ Roman Guard 1925
The Eagle Masked Cossack 1925
Wild Horse Mesa Cowboy 1925
The Drug Store Cowboy Cowboy Whose Horse is Being Shod 1925
Riders of the Purple Sage Rider 1925
Warrior Gap Bit part 1925

Producer Filmography

1957 Golden Globe Best Actor - Drama Nominated
1953 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Won
1953 Golden Globe Best Actor - Drama Won
1944 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1943 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1942 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Won
1937 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
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