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James Cooley (I) (1880–1948)

James Cooley was born on February 25, 1880 in Nelsonville, Ohio, USA as James Riddle Cooley. He was an actor, known for The Van Nostrand Tiara (1913), No Living Witness (1932) and Love Knows No Laws (1912). He died on November 5, 1948 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Van Nostrand Tiara
No Living Witness
No Living Witness Fatty Raskin
Love Knows No Laws
Love Knows No Laws Jackson - Revenue Officer of the Law
Wildflower Gerald Boyd


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 1939 Second Fiddle
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1936 Ramona
Guest (uncredited)
 1934 The Mighty Barnum
Man at Dock (uncredited)
 1932 No Living Witness
Fatty Raskin
 1923 The Song of Love
Dr. Humbert
 1923 Ashes of Vengeance
 1922 Through the Storm
Samuel Drake
 1920 The Discarded Woman
Martin Wells - Gold Digger
 1916 The Eternal Sappho
Billy Malvin
 1916 A Fool's Paradise
Rufus Stone
 1916 The Immortal Flame
Eugene Cory
 1915 Forbidden Fruit
Edward Hemingway
 1915 The Concealed Truth
Victor Gilmore
 1915 The Coquette
Don Gordon - Doris' Sweetheart
 1915 The Price
James - the Physician
 1915 Fairy Fern Seed (Short)
James Porter - Rosalie's Husband
 1915 Love and Money (Short)
American Suitor
 1915 The Broken Toy (Short)
Ralph Hilton
 1914/I Wildflower
Gerald Boyd
 1914 The Little Gray Lady
Perry Carlyle
 1914 Concentration (Short)
Second Son
 1913 For Her Government (Short)
 1913 Beyond All Law (Short)
The Husband
 1913 All for Science (Short)
The Chemist
 1913 The Detective's Stratagem (Short)
The Bank Clerk
 1913 Diversion (Short)
The Rich Young Husband
 1913 The Stopped Clock (Short)
The Junior Clerk
 1913 The Van Nostrand Tiara (Short)
 1913 So Runs the Way (Short)
Frederick A. Paulson
 1913 The Law and His Son (Short)
The Guilty Son
 1913 The Stolen Treaty (Short)
Olga's Friend
 1913 A Bride from the Sea (Short)
The Minister (as James E. Cooley)
 1912 Father (Short)
The Son
 1912 Bedelia and the Newlyweds (Short)
Jim - Mr. Newlywed
 1912 The Geranium (Short)
Mary's Suitor
 1912 Love Knows No Laws (Short)
Jackson - Revenue Officer of the Law
 1912 North of Fifty-Three (Short)
 1912 One Against One (Short)
Hughes - the Outlaw
 1912 The Two Fathers (Short)
Jim - the Son
 1912 Love Me, Love My Dog (Short)
 1912 The Forbidden Way (Short)
Jeff - a Mountain Man
 1912 The District Attorney's Conscience (Short)
The Counsel for the Defense
 1912 Mixed Identities (Short)
Tom Brandon - Ethel's Brother
 1912 The Recoil (Short)
Simpson - the Daughter's Husband
 1912 Bedelia As a Mother-In-Law (Short)
The Husband
 1912 The Burglar's Reformation (Short)
Harold Graves - the Reformer
 1912 Fur Smugglers (Short)
 1912/I The Better Man (Short)
Elmer Hay - Walter's Rival
 1912 Wanted a Wife (Short)
Charles Hubbard - a Young Bachelor
 1911 The Cobbler (Short)
Jim Bentley
 1911 A Little Child (Short)
The Child's Father
 1911/II The Two Mothers (Short)
George Lorimer - The Lover

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Stage actor.

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Alternate Names:

James E. Cooley

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American silent screen actor, with Reliance (1912-13) and Thanhouser (1915). Stage experience with various stock companies in Canada and the northeastern U.S. from the early 1900's.

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