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Maria Cooper Janis

Maria Cooper Janis was born on September 15, 1937 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Maria Veronica Balfe Cooper. She is a producer and actress, known for Sleepy Hollow High (2000), The Jack Benny Program (1950) and Gary Cooper: American Life, American Legend (1989). She has been married to Byron Janis since April 11, 1966. See full bio »

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The Jack Benny Program Gary Cooper's Daughter
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 2002 Behind High Noon (Video documentary short) (producer)
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Daughter of Gary Cooper and socialite Veronica "Rocky" Balfe, who acted briefly under the name Sandra Shaw. See more »

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