Mrs Cooper mother, deceased Casey Sharpe Braxton stepson. He's also the ex-husband of Sophie Taylor and Ricky Sharpe. He's the ex-boyfriend of Katarina Chapman and Tori Morgan. He's the former stepfather of Ricky's son, Casey. Nate's mother died from an illness when he was 12 and his father became alcoholic after her death and left Nate on his own, with no one to support him. After leaving high school, Nate goes to university and studies to become a doctor, since he couldn't save his mother.
As he left, he made a comment to April about the pair, prompting her to rush to defend them. It was only when she found him with Dexter at the hospital that she discovered he was her new supervisor. He was quick to give April responsibility but more through apathy than anything else and she and Dexter felt he was hiding something. After overhearing his side of a telephone conversation, April decided he was nursing a broken heart, but he was in fact unhappy about being transferred from the city to a small town hospital and desperate to go back.
Home and Away star Kyle Pryor thanks fans after Nate Cooper exit: "It has been a dream come true"
The character made his first screen appearance on 26 September Pryor originally auditioned for another character before he was offered the role of Nate. He had to keep his involvement with the show a secret prior to arriving on-screen.
Home and Away star Kyle Pryor has thanked fans, along with the show's cast and crew, in a moving tribute after his show exit. Kyle's character Nate Cooper bowed out of Summer Bay in Australian scenes yesterday June 5 , bringing an end to the actor's four-year stint on the show. Nate decided to take on a new job away from the Bay, following the breakdown of his on-off relationship with Tori Morgan. The pair's relationship has been on the rocks for a while , but Tori was caught off guard by Nate's decision and watched devastated as he rode out of her life forever. Taking to Instagram after his final scenes aired, Kyle said: "I want to say a big thank you to everyone who has followed Nate's journey on Home and Away.