Paul Cooper is New York based actor originally from St. Louis, MO. He is a recent graduate of the Yale School of Drama, where his credits include (Macbeth (Macbeth) , Knives in Hens, The Merchant of Venice (Shylock), Paradise Lost, and In Arabia We'd All be Kings). Regional credits include: Shakespeare Theatre of DC: Hamlet (Laertes); Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey: Buried Child (Vince); The Guthrie: Concrete Orange; The Berkshire Theatre Festival: Design for Living; Arena Stage: The Play About the Baby (The Edward Albee Festival); St. Louis Actor’s Studio: Good, King Lear, Blood Brothers (The Labute New Theatre Festival); The Black Repertory of St. Louis: Julius Caesar; Stray Dog Theatre: Psycho Beach Party. TELEVISION: The Gifted (Fox). Paul recently appeared in the independent pilot Paint directed by Michael Walker which premiered at Sundance in January of 2018 and took home the award from best drama/dramedy at the NYTV Festival in August.