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Jimmy Cooper

A young working-class scooter-riding mod who hates his philistine life in his parents' house

Played by Phil Daniels

  • Anti-Hero: He's a young hoodlum.
  • The Berserker: He destroys the garden of party house on Kitchener Road with his scooter after not getting a piece of pie.
  • Broken Pedestal: He finds a mod he used to look up to ("Ace Face") working as a bell boy in a hotel that he'd previously smashed the windows at.
  • Mood-Swinger:
  • Trauma Conga Line: First he gets arrested in Brighton, only to get kicked out of his parents' house, lose his job, his girlfriend, his mates, gets his scooter wrecked and eventually finds out his idol, Ace Face, is nothing more than a common bellboy.

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