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Joseph Cooper (I) (1912–2001)

Joseph Cooper was born on October 7, 1912 in Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, England as Joseph Elliott Needham Cooper. He was an actor and writer, known for Humoresque (1920), Spring on the Farm (1933) and A Midsummer Day's Work (1939). He was married to Carol Borg and Jean Greig. He died on August 4, 2001 in Guildford, Surrey, England. See full bio »

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Known For

Humoresque Isadore Kantor (child)
Spring on the Farm
A Midsummer Day's Work
A Midsummer Day's Work Music Department
Songs for the Times


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 1984 Charlie Grant's War (TV Movie)
 1966 Songs for the Times (TV Series)
- The Longhorn (1966) ... Narrator (voice)
- Botany Bay (1966) ... Narrator (voice)
- London Pilgrimage (1966) ... Narrator (voice)
- London's Pleasure Gardens (1966) ... Narrator (voice)
- The Victory (1966) ... Narrator (voice)
 1920 Humoresque
Isadore Kantor (child)
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 1967 Face the Music (TV Series) (questions)
 1960 Here Today (TV Series) (narrative script - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1960) ... (narrative script)
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 1933 Spring on the Farm (Documentary short) (as J.E.N. Cooper)
Hide Hide Show Show Music department (1 credit)
 1939 A Midsummer Day's Work (Documentary short) (music arranger - as J.E.N. Cooper)
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 1967-1983 Face the Music (TV Series)
Himself - Host / Himself - Chairman
- Episode dated 22 May 1983 (1983) ... Himself - Host
- Episode dated 8 May 1983 (1983) ... Himself - Host
- Episode dated 1 May 1983 (1983) ... Himself - Host
- Episode dated 24 April 1983 (1983) ... Himself - Host
- Episode dated 17 April 1983 (1983) ... Himself - Host
 1980 Joyce Grenfell 1910-1979 (TV Movie documentary)
 1962 Here and Now (TV Series documentary)
- City of London Festival (1962) ... Himself
 1960 Here Today (TV Series)
Himself - Presenter
- Episode #1.1 (1960) ... Himself - Presenter
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 1995 Heroes of Comedy (TV Series documentary)
- Joyce Grenfell (1995) ... (as Joseph Cooper OBE)
 1991 Auntie's Bloomers (TV Series documentary)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

J.E.N. Cooper | Joseph Cooper OBE

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