Jackie Earle Haley, Actor: Watchmen. Jackie Earle Haley was born on July 14, 1961 in Northridge, California, USA as Jack Earle Haley. He is an actor and director, known for Watchmen (2009), Little Children (2006) and A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010). He has been married to Amelia Cruz since August 6, 2004. He was previously married to Jennifer Hargrave and Sherry Vaughan.
Cooper's father, John Cooper, left the family when Jackie was 2 years old.    His mother, Mabel Leonard Bigelow (née Polito), was a stage pianist.  Cooper's maternal uncle, Jack Leonard, was a screenwriter and his maternal aunt, Julie Leonard, was an actress married to director Norman Taurog .