Bradley Cooper Shaves Off His Signature Scruff, Exposes His Baby Face

Bradley Cooper looks like a totally different person sans stubble.

The actor was spotted in New York City on Wednesday, and he was sporting a clean-shaven face. Which totally changes up his look.

The 39-year-old actor looks 10 years younger without his famous stubble.

With his play, The Elephant Man, debuting previews today on Broadway at the at the Booth Theatre for a limited engagement, Cooper had to shave off his facial hair for the role.

The Elephant Man revolves around the real-life John Merrick (Cooper), a severely disfigured 19th-century Englishman who struggles to live with dignity.

The play will open officially on December 7. The limited engagement is scheduled to run through February 15, 2015.

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