Oliver Cooper - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 1, 2022

Oliver Cooper
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: Project X (film)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : December 2, 1989 (age 33)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Oliver J. Cooper
Birth Place: Sylvania Township, Ohio, USA
Horoscope: Sagittarius
Father's Name: Mike Cooper
Mother's Name: Wendy Cooper
Siblings: 2

Nikki (older sister)
Jason (older brother)

High School: Sylvania Northview High School
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi-Jewish
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.70 meter (5 feet 7 inch)
Weight: 78 kg (171.96 lb)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Oliver Cooper?

Oliver Cooper is an actor by profession and American by nationality. He is best known for starring in Project X as Costa, in Californication as Levon, and in Red Oaks as Wheeler.

Jonathan Daniel Brown, Thomas Mann, Oliver Cooper in Project X (Image: Toledo Blade)

Oliver Cooper – Bio, Age, Parents, Siblings

Oliver Cooper’s birth took place on December 2, 1989, in Sylvania Township, Ohio, USA. He was born Oliver J. Cooper to his mother Wendy Cooper and his father Mike Cooper. He is not the only child of his parents and has two older siblings- a brother named Jason and a sister named Nikki. 

Education, Ethnicity

For education, Oliver Cooper attended Sylvania Northview High School. After graduating from high school, he went on to study at Arizona State University for one year before dropping out to pursue a career in acting. 

His ethnicity is Ashkenazi-Jewish.

Oliver Cooper – Girlfriend, Wife, Children

As Oliver Cooper loves to keep his personal life private, not many details are available when it comes to his romantic life. He has yet to introduce his girlfriend to the public.

So currently he is a single man sans wife and children.

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Oliver Cooper with his nephew (Image: Instagram - posted June 2019)

Oliver Cooper – Career


Cooper moved to Los Angeles at the age of 19 where he landed an internship at CONAN and soon had minor roles in short films Rick White (2011) and Marriage Drama with Virginia Madsen (2012). 

In 2012, at the age of 20, with the help of his friend Shaun Weiss, he was cast in the dark teen comedy film Project X as Costa alongside Thomas Mann and Jonathan Daniel Brown, who were all unknown actors.

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Films, Series

Since then Oliver Cooper has landed minor roles in The Hangover Part III (2013), Runner Runner (2013), Mojave (2015), Office Christmas Party (2016), The Front Runner (2018), Ghostbusters: Afterlife (2020), etc.

In TV series Cooper has had recurring appearances in Californication (2014), Red Oaks (2014-2017) and guest roles in MacGyver (2016), White Famous (2017), and Mindhunter (2019) in which he portrayed a serial killer David Berkowitz, among others.

In addition, he co-wrote and produced the short film Four Dogs and later on developed a pilot for Comedy Central called The King of Chicago.


Oliver Cooper’s Ghostbusters: Afterlife co-stars includes actors Finn Wolfhard, Mckenna Grace, Carrie Coon, and director Jason Reitman.

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Oliver Cooper in Mindhunter (Image: decider)

Oliver Cooper – Awards, Nominations

For his role in Project X as Costa, he was nominated for two of the 2012 MTV Awards.

Oliver Cooper – Net Worth, Salary

Both figures on his annual salary and net worth are under review and will be updated.

Oliver Cooper – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media, Oliver Cooper is active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram with thousands of followers and counting.

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