Jeanne Cooper

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Name: Wilma Jeanne Cooper
  • Birth Place: Taft, CA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 10/25/1928, Scorpio
  • Date of Death: 05/08/2013
  • Profession: Actor
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Jeanne Cooper Fast Facts:
  • Of Cherokee descent, her parents once lived on a reservation in Oklahoma.
  • Feature-film debut was in the 1953 western The Redhead from Wyoming.
  • Her 1984 facelift was incorporated into her storyline as Katherine Chancellor on The Young and the Restless, and footage of the procedure was also featured in the soap.
  • Has appeared on screen numerous times with her real-life son Corbin Bernsen. She played his mother on L.A. Law and in the 1992 comedy Frozen Assets.
  • Won the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2004 Daytime Emmy Awards for her career on The Young and the Restless, which spanned more than 30 years.
  • Jeanne Cooper Relationships:
  • Caren Bernsen - Daughter
  • Corbin Bernsen - Son
  • Harry Bernsen - Ex-husband
  • Collin Bernsen - Son
  • Jeanne Cooper Awards:
  • 1962 Emmy: Outstanding Performance in a Supporting Role by an Actress - Nominee
  • 1987 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended College of the Pacific, Stockton, CA

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