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Chuck Cooper (I)

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KNOWN FOR 
Chapter 27 (2007) | The Hurricane (1999) | American Gangster (2007)
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 40-65
GUILDS *
AFTRA | AEA | SAG
ETHNICITY *
African American
HAIR *
Black (Short)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
270 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Heavyset
VOICE TYPE *
Baritone
ATHLETICS *
Swimming | Fencing | scuba diveing
ACCENTS *
Southern | British | Russian
INSTRUMENTS *
Harmonica | Guitar
WORK HISTORY *
Voice Over | Film | Radio | Theater | Commercial | Industrial | Internet | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
singing | Acting
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/chuckcooper
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (28 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (27 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for PowerPower (TV Series) Reverend Maverick Macedon ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for The Blacklist: RedemptionThe Blacklist: Redemption (TV Series) General Phillips ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for The Good WifeThe Good Wife (TV Series) Gerard Gallo ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Landing (Apr 17, 2016) Gerard Gallo  Less
  • Primary photo for Live from Lincoln CenterLive from Lincoln Center (TV Series) Wally / Charles Gilpin / Max Siegel / Langston Hughes ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Act One (Nov 13, 2015) Wally / Charles Gilpin / Max Siegel / Langston Hughes  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Thomas ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Performer ("Amazing Grace") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Madam SecretaryMadam Secretary (TV Series) General Mitch Sarno ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for House of CardsHouse of Cards (TV Series) Barney Hull ( 4 episodes, 2013–2015 )  Less 2013–2015 4
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  • Primary photo for White CollarWhite Collar (TV Series) Parole Officer ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Gossip GirlGossip Girl (TV Series) Horace Rogers ( 2 episodes, 2008–2009 )  Less 2008–2009 2
  • Primary photo for Nurse JackieNurse Jackie (TV Series) Intestine Man ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Law & OrderLaw & Order (TV Series) Judge Lester Poole / Rolando August / Walters' Attorney / Art Samuels / Drew MacDaniel ( 5 episodes, 1991–2009 )  Less 1991–2009 5
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  • Primary photo for HackHack (TV Series) Hayden ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Mr. Tassler ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
    • Perfect (May 9, 2003) Mr. Tassler  Less
  • Primary photo for Without a TraceWithout a Trace (TV Series) Barry's ex boss ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for 100 Centre Street100 Centre Street (TV Series) Charlie the Bridgeman ( 14 episodes, 2001–2002 )  Less 2001–2002 14
    • It's About Love (Mar 5, 2002) Charlie the Bridgeman  Less
    • Hurricane Paul (Feb 12, 2002) Charlie the Bridgeman  Less
    • Babies (Jan 22, 2002) Charlie the Bridgeman  Less
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  • Primary photo for Third WatchThird Watch (TV Series) Lieutenant Kyle ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
    • Man Enough (Apr 30, 2001) Lieutenant Kyle  Less
  • Primary photo for CosbyCosby (TV Series) James, Griffin's Father ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Strangers with CandyStrangers with Candy (TV Series) Sack Race Referee ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for NYPD BlueNYPD Blue (TV Series) Lowell Griffin / Bus Driver ( 2 episodes, 1996–2000 )  Less 1996–2000 2
  • Primary photo for New York UndercoverNew York Undercover (TV Series) Sawyer ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for New York NewsNew York News (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode )  Less 1995–  1
  • Primary photo for The Cosby MysteriesThe Cosby Mysteries (TV Series) Prosecutor ( 2 episodes, 1994 )  Less 1994 2
  • Primary photo for I'll Fly AwayI'll Fly Away (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Against the LawAgainst the Law (TV Series) Calhoun ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Criminal JusticeCriminal Justice (TV Movie) Judge Whitney  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Action FamilyAction Family (TV Movie) Cop  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Young People's SpecialsYoung People's Specials (TV Series) Gym Teacher ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
Self (6 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Broadway.com ShowThe Broadway.com Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Mo'Nique ShowThe Mo'Nique Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for 2006 Asian Excellence Awards2006 Asian Excellence Awards (TV Special) Performer - Cast of 'Lennon' (uncredited)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Working in the TheatreWorking in the Theatre (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The 51st Annual Tony AwardsThe 51st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood KnightsThe Hollywood Knights Himself  Less 1980 $10MM

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Boy Wonder * – Bill Baldwin Michael Morrissey
  • American Gangster * – Private Doctor Ridley Scott
  • Evening * – Ray Lajos Koltai
  • Noise * – Judge Cooper Henry Bean
  • Find Me Guilty * – James Washington Sidney Lumet
  • The Hurricane * – Earl Martin Norman Jewison
  • Gloria * – Guard Sidney Lumet/G. Mac Brown
  • Immaculate Misconception * – BB King Greg Levins
  • Our Song * – Benjamin Jim McKay
  • 3 Days of Rain * – Jim Michael Meredith
  • North * – Umpire Rob Reiner
  • The Opportunists * – Arnon Morris Myles Connell
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • House Of Cards * – Barny Hull Netflix
  • Nurse Jackie * – Guest Lead Showtime
  • Gossip Girl * – Guest Lead The CW
  • Law & Order * – 5 Guest Leads NBC
  • 100 Centre Street * – Recurring Sidney Lumet
  • NYPD Blue * – Guest Lead ABC
  • Law & Order: SVU * – Guest Lead NBC
  • Third Watch * – Guest Lead NBC
  • The Cosby Show * – Guest Lead NBC
  • The Cosby Mysteries * – Guest Lead NBC
  • Oz * – Guest Lead HBO
  • The Bold and the Beautiful * – Det. Lewis NBC
  • 3 Lbs * – Guest Lead CBS
  • Hack * – Guest Lead CBS

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • The Tony Award * – Best Featured Actor In A Musical 1996
  • Outer Critics Circle Nomination * – Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical 1997
  • Drama Desk Nomination * – Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play 2013
  • Lucille Lortel Award * – Outstanding Featured Actor 2013
  • Drama Desk Nomination * – Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play 2014

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Actor *
  • Actor *
  • Actor *

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

UPLOADED RESUME
  • * Chuck Cooper won the Tony award for his performance in Cy Coleman’s
    “The Life.”
    He has been featured in 13  Broadway shows 
    in every theatrical genre  from Shakespeare to musical comedy. 

    His most recent guest starring TV appearances include 
    “House of Cards,” “Madam Secretary,” “Gossip Girl,” 
    “Nurse Jackie,” and “Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight.” 

    His other awards include:

    * The Lucille Lortel Award for “The Piano Lesson.” 
    * The San Diego Critics’ Circle Award for  “Two Trains Running.” 
    * The Audelco Award for “Caroline or Change.”
    * Two Drama Desk Nominations for “Choir Boy” and “The Life.”

    His favorite role is Eddie, Alex and Lilli’s father.
    He is gratefully married to playwright Deborah Brevoort.
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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