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About Steve Coogan
Steve Coogan is an American actor, writer, producer and stand-up comedian known for producing, co-writing and starring in the 2013 drama film Philomena, for which he received two Academy Award nominations. His other notable film roles include 2002's 24 Hour Party People, 2010's Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief and2012's Despicable Me 2.
He is the son of Kathleen and Anthony Coogan. He grew up with six siblings. From 2002 to 2005, he was married to Caroline Hickman. After the demise of his marriage to Caroline, he fathered a daughter with a solicitor named Anna Cole.
Despite being raised a Catholic, he grew up to become an atheist.
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Actually, bizarrely, in America, I get more appreciation from the odd, unusual stuff I've done, almost because I'm not, if you like, famous in America as I am in England.Steve Coogan
But with comedy it's a simple premise. If it's funny, people laugh. If it's not, they don't.Steve Coogan
I am of the very last generation who didn't have computers at school. As we grow old we'll become something of an aberration.Steve Coogan
I did not become successful in my work through embracing or engaging in celebrity culture. I never signed away my privacy in exchange for success.Steve Coogan
I have never wanted to be famous, as such - fame is a by-product.Steve Coogan
I think it's always funny when you see kids do Shakespeare.Steve Coogan
I'm just attracted to playing people who are ostensible unlikable. That's not to say that there's something in there that makes you care. It might be that you just find them so awful that you just can't stop watching, like a car crash.Steve Coogan
If you are a great dramatic actor then you often don't know if people are enjoying your stuff at all because they are sitting there in silence. But with comedy it's a simple premise. If it's funny, people laugh. If it's not, they don't.Steve Coogan
If you start to disrespect the character you're playing, or play it too much for laughs, that can work for a sketch, it will sell some gags, but it's all technique. It's like watching a juggler - you can be impressed by it, but it's not going to touch you in any way.Steve Coogan
The great thing is that the funny side of getting old is fuel for my comedy.Steve Coogan
The trick is always to write in pairs because if at least two people find it funny, you've immediately halved the odds of it not being funny.Steve Coogan
Steve Coogan's Popularity
Steve Coogan is a famous English actor, who was born on October 14, 1965. As a person born on this date, Steve Coogan is listed in our database as the 15th most popular celebrity for the day (October 14) and the 65th most popular for the year (1965).
People born on October 14 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Steve Coogan is the 618th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Steve Coogan's birthday, Steve Coogan is the 577th most famous English.
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