Bradley Cooper has revealed that before making it to Hollywood, he was going through such a low phase in life that he wanted to kill himself.
Silver Linings Playbook is the story of Pat Solitano (Bradley Cooper), a former teacher who moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife after a stint in a mental institution. But things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany (Jennifer Lawrence), a mysterious girl with problems of her own.
According to the latest issue of GQ, the 38-year-old American actor opened up about just how bad his life was and admitted that he had hit an all-time low when his role in the TV show Alias was reduced in 2002, and he wanted to kill himself, News.com.au reported.
The American Hustle star added that he almost quit acting when he struggled to find other gigs.
He also revealed that he was battling drug and alcohol addiction in the early 2000s which hindered his work.