Nominated for: Best Actor, Silver Linings Playbook
Episode: ''Brian Writes a Bestseller'' (2010)
The gag: In the DVD version, Brian bumps into Renée Zellweger, whom Cooper was then dating, at a restaurant and broaches the possibility of
Cooper appearing in a comedy he's thinking about financing. ''We need somebody who's not that funny and not that good-looking and that you forget about the second you leave the theater,'' explains Brian. ''I think Bradley would be perfect for that!'' she says. ''Are you sure?'' asks Brian.
''Because we really need somebody who constantly seems like they're about to be big but keeps not actually being big....''