Merian C. Cooper Overview:

Producer, Merian C. Cooper, was born Merian Coldwell Cooper on Oct 24, 1893 in Jacksonville, FL. Cooper died at the age of 79 on Apr 21, 1973 in San Diego, CA .

HONORS and AWARDS:

.

He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. However he won one Honorary Award in 1952 for his many innovations and contributions to the art of motion pictures .

BlogHub Articles:

No article for at this time. Submit yours here.

Merian C. Cooper Quotes:

No Quote for this person.



Share this page:
Visit the Classic Movie Hub Blog CMH
Also a Scorpio






See All Scorpios >>
Honorary Award Oscar 1952


See more Academy Awards>>
Merian C. Cooper on the
Hollywood Walk of Fame



See All Walk of Fame Stars >>
Merian C. Cooper Facts
He has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. But, his name is misspelled as "Meriam C. Cooper."

Interviewed in "Earth vs. the Sci-Fi Filmmakers" by Tom Weaver (McFarland, 2005).

Being the producer of King Kong (1933), he personally removed a scene in which four sailors, after Kong shook them off a log bridge, fall into a ravine and are eaten alive by giant spiders because, when previewed in January 1933, audience members either fled the theater in terror or talked about the ghastly scene during the entire movie.

See All Related Facts >>