(4/10/44) Radio: Appeared (as "Lt. Frederic Henry") in a "Screen Guild Theater" broadcast of "A Farewell to Arms".
6 Biographical Movies |
8 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
19 Articles |
5 Pictorials |
11 Magazine Cover Photos |
Frank J. Cooper | Garry Cooper
6' 3" (1.91 m)
Did You Know?
[February, 1942, accepting his Academy Award for Sergeant York
(1941) from James Stewart
] It was Sergeant Alvin York [Alvin C. York
] who won this award. Because to the best of my ability, I tried to be Sergeant York. Shucks, I've been in the business 16 years and sometimes dreamed I might get one of these things. That's all I can say . . . Funny, when I was dreaming I always made a good speech.
Often played the love interest of a significantly younger woman. A notable example is High Noon
(1952) in which he and Grace Kelly
played newlyweds. He was 51 and she was 22.
Slow, very deliberate delivery