Date of Birth:
12 May 1924
Maxine Cooper played in 1 movies in the Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller genres.
Maxine Cooper got succeed with average imdb rating 7.7.
She also marshaled the entertainment community to participate in protests against the Vietnam War and nuclear weapons.
Born May 12, 1924, in Chicago to Richard Cooper, a General Electric distributor, and his wife, Gladys. While at Bennington College in Vermont, Cooper became interested in theater and finished her dramatic training at the Pasadena Playhouse.
In 1946, Cooper went to Europe to perform in shows for soldiers. She stayed for five years, appearing in BBC-TV and theatrical productions. Upon returning to Los Angeles, she appeared mainly on TV throughout the 1950s in such shows as "Dragnet," "Perry Mason" and "The Twilight Zone. Best known for playing the secretary, Velda, in the 1955 film noir classic "Kiss Me Deadly,".
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