He is a teetotaler, does not drink alcohol and has abstained since he was 29, saying that it would have “sabotaged” his life. Member of the same Los Angeles gym as Ryan Gosling, Jason Sarayba, Jodie Foster, Michelle Monaghan, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, and Ashley Tisdale.
Became close friends with Victor Garber during production on Alias.
His work in Silver Linings Playbook earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor.
He received critical acclaim in the Oscar nominated film American Hustle playing alongside actor Christian Bale.
While he was studying at The New School, Cooper worked as a doorman at the Morgans Hotel.
There, he developed his stage work, culminating with his thesis performance as “John Merrick” in Bernard Pomerance’s “The Elephant Man”, performed in New York’s Circle in the Square.
Cooper became fluent in French at Georgetown and spent six months as an exchange student in Aix-en-Provence, France.
Later in 2000, he received an MFA in acting from Actors Studio Drama School at The New School in New York City.
Bradley Cooper had to miss his graduation commencement to film Wet Hot American Summer.
In 2001, Bradley was part of the movie Wet Hot American Summer, alongside Janeane Garofalo, David Hyde Pierce, Paul Rudd, Christopher Meloni, Molly Shannon and Amy Poehler.
In 2002 was part of My Little Eye, playing the role of Travis Patterson and Bending All The Rules, playing Jeff.
In May 2007, it was announced that Esposito had filed for divorce.
He was in a long term relationship with Renée Zellweger.