Chuck Cooper

Won the Tony Award® for his performance in Cy Coleman’s The Life. He has been featured in every theatrical genre on Broadway from Shakespeare to musical comedy. The Cherry Orchard is his fourteenth Broadway show. His other awards include: Lucille Lortel Award for his performance in The Piano Lesson, the San Diego Critics’ Circle Award for Two Trains Running, three Audelco Awards and two Drama Desk nominations for Choir Boy, and The Piano Lesson. His recent guest starring TV appearances include  "The Good Wife," “House of Cards,” “Madame Secretary,” “Gossip Girl,” “Nurse Jackie,” and “Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight.”  His favorite role is Eddie, Alex and Lilli’s father. He is gratefully married to playwright, Deborah Brevoort.