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Hallam Cooley (1895–1971)

Hallam Cooley was born on February 8, 1895 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Lindsley Hallam Burr. He was an actor, known for The Monster (1925), Holiday (1930) and Frisco Jenny (1932). He was married to Doris McMahon, Elizabeth Bates and Edna Clara Kemp. He died on March 20, 1971 in Tiburon, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Monster Watson's Head Clerk
Holiday Seton Cram
Frisco Jenny Willie Gleason
Some Pun'kins Tom Perkins


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 1936 Mary of Scotland (uncredited)
 1934 Little Man, What Now?
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1932 Frisco Jenny
Willie Gleason
 1931 Sporting Blood
Bill Ludeking
 1931 Too Many Cooks
Frank Andrews
 1930 You Said It, Sailor (Short)
 1930 Soup to Nuts
Mr. D. Quincy Throckmorton
 1930 What Men Want
 1930 Holiday
Seton Cram
 1930 Back Pay
Al Bloom
 1929 Wedding Rings
Wilfred Meadows
 1929 So Long Letty
Clarence de Brie
 1929 Tonight at Twelve
Bill Warren
 1929 In the Headlines
Fancy Somerset
 1929 Paris Bound
 1929 Black Waters
 1929 Stolen Kisses
Hal Lambert
 1929 Fancy Baggage
 1928 The Little Wildcat
Victor Sargeant
 1928 Old Wives Who Knew (Short)
 1927 Her Wild Oat
Tommy Warren
 1927 Ladies Must Dress
 1927 No Place to Go
Ambrose Munn
 1927 Naughty But Nice
Ralph Ames
 1927 Wedding Bill$
Tom Milbank
 1926 Babes in the Jungle (Short)
 1926 Ladies at Play
 1926 Forever After
Jack Randall
 1926 Easy Payments (Short)
 1926 A Lickpenny Lover (Short)
 1926 The Family Picnic (Short)
 1926 A Social Triangle (Short)
 1926 Too Many Relations (Short)
 1926 Moving Day (Short)
 1926 Elsie in New York (Short)
Tom - the Shipping Clerk
 1926 A Woman of Letters (Short)
 1926 His Own Lawyer (Short)
 1925 The Peacemakers (Short)
 1925 Free to Love
Jack Garner
 1925 All Abroad (Short)
 1925 Some Pun'kins
Tom Perkins
 1925 Seven Days
Tom Harbison (as Hal Cooley)
 1925 A Business Engagement (Short)
 1925 The Thoroughbred
Dan Drummond
 1925 Stop Flirting
Jeffrey Newfield
 1925 The Monster
Watson's Head Clerk
 1924 The Painted Flapper
Danny Lawrence (as Hal Cooley)
 1924 Never Say Die
Hector Walters
 1924 The Fight (Short)
 1924 The White Sin
Spencer Van Gore (as Hal Cooley)
 1924 Sporting Youth
Walter Berg
 1923 Going Up
Hopkinson Brown
 1923 Are You a Failure?
Emmett Graves
 1923 Dollar Devils
Bruce Merlin
 1922 The Kingdom Within
Will Preston
 1922 One Week of Love
Francis Fraser
 1922 Confidence
Elmer Tuttle
 1922 Up and at 'Em
Bob Everett
 1922 Rose o' the Sea
Roger Walton
 1922 Her Night of Nights
Ted Bradley (as Hal Cooley)
 1922 Money to Burn
Undetermined Role
 1922 The Wise Kid
 1922 Beauty's Worth
Henry Garrison
 1922 Man with Two Mothers
 1921 Playing with Fire
Kent Lloyd
 1921 What Do Men Want?
 1921 The Foolish Age
Homer Dean Chadwick
 1921 The Devilish Romeo (Short)
 1921 The Ten Dollar Raise
Don (as Hal Cooley)
 1921 The Tomboy
The Stranger (as Hal Cooley)
 1920 An Old Fashioned Boy
Fredie (as Hal Cooley)
 1920 Beware of the Bride
Tom Henning
 1920 A Light Woman
Paul Evans
 1920 Trumpet Island
Allen Marsh
 1920 Leave It to Me
Tom Burroughs (as Hal Cooley)
 1920 Pinto
Armand Cassel
 1919 More Deadly Than the Male
Jimmy Keen
 1919 The Long Arm of Mannister
Gaston Sinclair
 1919 The Girl from Outside
Harry Hope
 1919 Upstairs
Harrison Perry
 1919 One of the Finest
 1919 Happy Though Married
Jim Montjoy (as Hal Cooley)
 1919 The Girl Dodger
Harry Travistock (as Hal Cooley)
 1918 The Brass Bullet
The Mystery Man
 1918 The Deciding Kiss
Jimmy Sears (as Hal Cooley)
 1918 The Guilty Man
Gaston Marceau (as Hal Cooley)
 1917 The Bull's Eye
Lee McGuire
 1917 The Cricket
Pascal as an adult (as Hal Cooley)
 1917 A Dog Catcher's Love (Short)
F.P. Ketchum - Film Director
 1917 A Royal Rogue (Short)
The Jeweler's Daughter's Sweetheart (as Hal Cooley)
 1917 When Hearts Collide (Short) (as Hal Cooley)
 1916 The Gold Band (Short)
Edgar Reeve
 1916 The Small Magnetic Hand (Short)
Randolph Sterling
 1916 Love's Boomerang (Short)
 1916 The Daughter of the Don
Lieutenant Merritt (as Hal Cooley)
 1916 The Courtesan
Glenn Manley (as Hal Cooley)
 1916 The Marriage of Arthur (Short)
Arthur's Friend
 1916 Arthur's Last Fling (Short)
 1916 The Red Lie (Short)
Willis Rhodes
 1916 The Underworld (Short)
Newlywed Husband
 1915 The Evil of Suspicion (Short)
Tom Andrews
 1915 The Water Clue (Short)
The Friend
 1915 Gilded Youth (Short)
Victor Cochrane-MacTavish
 1915 A White Feather Volunteer (Short)
Tom Simms (as Mr. Cooley)
 1913 Just Show People (Short)

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A comic in the silent-film days, his career declined after the advent of sound. He left acting in 1936 and became an agent, representing several important actors and directors.



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