Richard Cooper was born on July 16, 1893 in Harrow-on-the-Hill, Middlesex, England as Percy Perrin Cooper. He was an actor, known for Black Coffee (1931), Shipyard Sally (1939) and Lord Edgware Dies (1934). He died on June 18, 1947 in Pimlico, London, England. See full bio »
British comedy actor, on stage from 1913. His best known theatrical role was as the titular star of "Charley's Aunt". On screen from 1929, often as befuddled or obtuse characters. Played Hastings to Austin Trevor's Hercule Poirot in the 1930's.