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List of famous sound engineers, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Hard working sound engineers are an integral part of every film set. An often under appreciated job, any film would not be able to hit the big screen without the help of a good sound engineer. This list includes examples of famous or notable sound engineers from some of the best films ever to hit the silver screen. Whereas most people ask the question, "What is a sound engineer?" this list informs the reader as to who some of the best sound engineers are, as well as information like their year of birth and more.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous sound engineers?" and "Who are the best sound engineers?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

List features people like Jean Umansky and Ken Weston.

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Antonis Bairaktaris is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Antonis Bairaktaris Antonis Bairaktaris is a sound engineer.

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Bill Talbott is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Bill Talbott

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Bobby O'Malley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Bobby O'Malley Bobby O'Malley is an Audio Engineer.

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Chris Scallan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Chris Scallan

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Paul Boutin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Paul Boutin

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Claude La Haye is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Claude La Haye Claude La Haye is an actor.

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Daniel Douglass is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Daniel Douglass Daniel Douglass is a film crew member in the 2013 film Don Jon.

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Dave Bergstrom is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Dave Bergstrom

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David Hewitt is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
David Hewitt David Hewitt works in film and television in the sound department.

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DJ Rav is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
DJ Rav

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Enrique Molinero is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Enrique Molinero age 93 - Enrique Molinero is a sound mixer.

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Fabio Venturi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Fabio Venturi age 53 - Fabio Venturi is a music recording and sound engineer.

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Guy Villette is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Guy Villette Guy Villette is a film crew member.

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Hans Weeren is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Hans Weeren Died at 49 (1894-1943) - Hans Weeren was a sound technician.

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Hubrecht Nijhuis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Hubrecht Nijhuis age 65 - Hubrecht Nijhuis works in the sound department as a sound engineer.

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James Balsey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
James Balsey James Balsey is a sound engineer.

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Jean Umansky is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Jean Umansky Jean Umansky is a French sound engineer. He was nominated for an Academy Award in the category Best Sound for the film Amélie. He has worked on over 50 films since 1980.

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Jean-Claude Brisson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Jean-Claude Brisson Died at 67 (1939-2006) - Jean-Claude Brisson was an actor, film score composer and film director.

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Jean-Louis Ughetto is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Jean-Louis Ughetto

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Jean-Paul Mugel is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Jean-Paul Mugel Jean-Paul Mugel is a sound engineer.

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Jean-Pierre Duret is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Jean-Pierre Duret age 64 - Jean-Pierre Duret is a film director and a screenwriter.

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Jérôme Thiault is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Jérôme Thiault Jérôme Thiault is a film crew member.

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John O. Senior is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
John O. Senior

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Ken Weston is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Ken Weston Died at 54 (1947-2001) - Ken Weston was an English sound engineer. He won an Academy Award for Best Sound and was nominated for another in the same category. He worked on over 50 films between 1974 and 2001.

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L. Bronner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
L. Bronner L. Bronner is a sound engineer.

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Laurent Boudaud is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Laurent Boudaud Laurent Boudaud is a sound re-recording mixer.

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Luc Yersin is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Luc Yersin age 72 - Luc Yersin is a sound engineer, film editor and actor.

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Ludovic Hénault is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Ludovic Hénault Ludovic Hénault is a film sound engineer.

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Madone Charpail is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Madone Charpail

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Mark Lewis is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Mark Lewis Mark Lewis is a Television Director.

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Michel Vionnet is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Michel Vionnet Michel Vionnet is a Sound Technician.

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Mikes Damalas is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Mikes Damalas Mikes Damalas is a sound artist.

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Patrick Rodman is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Patrick Rodman

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Patrick Rousseau is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Patrick Rousseau Patrick Rousseau is a sound recordist and a sound mixer.

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Paul Bevan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Paul Bevan

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Philipp Sellier is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Philipp Sellier age 40 - Philipp Sellier is a sound designer and foley recordist.

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Pierre Befve is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Pierre Befve Pierre Befve is a cinematographer.

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Pierre Excoffier is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Pierre Excoffier Pierre Excoffier is a film director and sound technician.

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Remo Ugolinelli is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Remo Ugolinelli age 74 - Remo Ugolinelli is an audio engineer.

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Robert Hathaway is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Robert Hathaway

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Rodrigo Ortiz-Parraga is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Rodrigo Ortiz-Parraga Rodrigo Ortiz-Parraga is a foley editor and a sound re-recording mixer.

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Roger Heman Sr. is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Roger Heman Sr. Died at 71 (1898-1969) - Roger Heman Sr. was an American sound engineer. He won an Academy Award for Best Special Effects and was nominated for four more in the same category. He worked on more than 350 films during his ...more

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Steven Utt is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Steven Utt Steven Utt is an audio engineer.

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Tom Lambert is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Tom Lambert Died at 73 (1893-1966) - Tom Lambertis was a sound recordist and sound engineer.

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Vladimir Bogdankevich is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
Vladimir Bogdankevich Vladimir Bogdankevich is a sound engineer.

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Jeffrey "Pugsley" La... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Sound Engineers
SonjaHand added Jeffrey "Pugsley" Langston Head Engineer for Bakersfield Jazz Festival. He started at 13 years of age at the Bakersfield Civic Auditorium on the Sound  board. Worked for Buck Owens and many other Famous Stars.  His father once owned a sound ...