Garry Cooper

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Garry Cooper (Jean) and Angelique Rockas (Miss Julie), in Strindberg's Miss Julie (Internationalist Theatre, 1994)

Garry Cooper is an English actor.

He was born in Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, on 2 June 1955, to Terry and Nora Cooper. He has one daughter, Ruby, from his first marriage and is engaged to the writer Harriet Vyner. After moving to London to study at Drama Centre at the age of 16, Cooper's first professional role was as one of the brothers in Joseph and his Technicoloured Dreamcoat. In 1979, Cooper appeared in the cult film Quadrophenia as Peter (Leslie Ash's boyfriend). He has also appeared in a number of well-known TV serials including Taggart, Heartbeat, The Bill, Casualty and Where the Heart Is.

He currently lives in Ryedale, North Yorkshire.


Production Role Year
Secret Orchard Waiter on Train 1979
Plan For Today Billy/Young Chas 1979
My Son, My Son Man In Boiler Suit 1979
Quadrophenia Peter 1979
ITV Playhouse Red 1980
Mackenzie Ricky 1980
Metal Mickey Lance 1981
BBC2 Playhouse Orderly 1981
P'tang, Yang, Kipperbang Tommy 1982
Walter Roger - Stockroom 1982
The Brack Report Motorcyclist 1982
Bognor Harold Bazeley 1982
Jackanory Playhouse Peter 1982
Jemima Shore Investigates Barry Hatchett 1983
Nineteen Eighty-Four Guard 1984
Full House Mate 1985
My Beautiful Launderette Squatter 1985
Summer Season 1985
Dempsey and Makepeace Swabey 1986
Dramarama 1986
Caravagio Davide 1986
Prospects Pete 1986
Prick Up Your Ears First Actor 1987
The Bill Various 1988-2003
Hannay Joe Morris 1989
Mountains Of The Moon Stoyan 1990
Boon Dave Woofe 1991
London Kills Me Mr. G 1991
Trainer 1991
Coronation Street Detective Sergeant Richardson 1991
Soldier Soldier Various 1991-1996
Between the Lines D.S. Mercer 1992
Rumpole Of The Bailey Michael Mathieson 1992
Perfect Scoundrels Marty Hampton 1992
An Ungentlemanly Act Colour Sgt. Muir 1992
Harry 1993
Darling Buds Of May George 1993
Splender Terry Armstrong 1993
Casualty Phil 1993-1995
Jacob Caananite 1994
Lovejoy Kevin The Ponce 1994
Men Of The World Mr. Royston 1994
Heartbeat Arthur Jacobs/Len Brown 1994-2006
Peak Practice Alan Davis 1995
The Writing On The Wall Fred 1996
Ruth Rendall Mysteries Sergeant Holt 1996
Beautiful Thing Ronnie Pearce 1996
The Emissary: A Biblical Epic Saul/Paul 1997
The Fix Skipper 1997
Bugs Johns 1997
Hostile Waters Gennady 1997
Dalziel and Pascoe Frostrick 1997
Breakout Andy Cresswell 1997
The Children Of The New Forest Oswald Partridge 1998
Dangerfield James Southel 1998
Where the Heart Is Tom Lewis 1999
The Vice Supt. Jeffrey Callard 1999-2000
Holby City George Keating/David Coombes 1999-2004
At Home with the Braithwaites Colin Skidmore 2000
In a Land of Plenty Stanley 2001
Barbara Cynthia 2003
Charles II: The Power and the Passion General Monck 2003
Murder in Mind DI Frank Slater 2003
Ella and the Mothers DI Robertson 2003
Midsummer Murders James Griss 2004
Doctors Nigel Baines 2005
Hiroshima Groves 2005
The Harvest Paul Stoichita 2006
Taggart Noah Buckland 2006
Criminal Justice Ruddock 2008
Broadside Tromp 2009
Universal Soldier: Regeneration Dr. Porter 2009
Minder Jacko 2009
Bibliothèque Pascal The Professor 2010
Zen Angelo 2011


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