Amazing Discovery: Shaggy-Haired Film Student Bradley Cooper Questions Sean Penn on 'Actor's Studio'

[caption id="attachment_53919" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="YouTube"]Film Student Bradley Cooper on Inside the Actor's Studio[/caption]

If you've seen even one episode of "Inside the Actors Studio," you know that James Lipton's canonical interviews always involve students from the audience asking the guest of honor of question. Sadly, this will probably be the last time you see many of them in front of a camera.

But occasionally, we get the below flash of brilliance, in which a 23-year-old Bradley Cooper, then a second-year student at the Studio and three years away from his 2001 film debut in "Wet Hot American Summer," jostles his surfer-blond hair and goes for broke.

Who would've guessed this would be America's next top leading man?