Cooper was born on March 10, 1985 in Smithtown, Long Island, New York, USA. His father is Samoan and his mother is of Hungarian Jewish descent.
Before he decided to become an actor, he worked behind the camera as a boom operator, stunt coordinator and assistant director.
- Halt and Catch Fire
- Mandie and the Secret Tunnel
- Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk
- The Red Road
- Hawaii Five-0
- Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell
- The Hero of Time
- Death of Seasons
- Both he and Joshua Hoover (who plays the Savior Fat Joey) have recurring roles on AMC's Halt and Catch Fire.