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Willie D. Burton Net Worth

Willie D. Burton Net Worth 2021, Age, Height, Relationships, Married, Dating, Family, Wiki Biography

Willie D. Burton net worth is
$14 Million


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Willie D. Burton is an American production sound mixer. His career has spanned four decades and has included films such as The Shawshank Redemption, Se7en, and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade. Burton has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Sound or Best Achievement in Sound Mixing a total of seven times, winning twice; he has been nominated for two BAFTA Film Awards for Best Sound, winning once; and he was nominated for one Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Film Sound Mixing for his work on Roots.

Net Worth$14 Million
ProfessionSound Department, Producer, Director
NicknamesWillie D. Burton, Burton, Willie D.
#Fact
1Born in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
2With his seventh Oscar nomination for Dreamgirls (2006) in 2007, Burton tied composer/producer Quincy Jones for the most Academy Award nominations by an African-American.
3As of 2014, Burton, sound engineer Russell Williams II and actor Denzel Washington are the only African-Americans that have won two Oscars.

Sound Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Wrinkle in Time2018sound mixer filming
Fences2016sound mixer completed
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates2016sound mixer
All the Way2016TV Movie sound mixer
Straight Outta Compton2015production sound mixer
The Boy Next Door2015production sound mixer
Selma2014sound mixer
Black Jesus2014TV Series sound mixer - 10 episodes
The Purge: Anarchy2014production sound mixer
Transcendence2014/Isound mixer
I Love You2014/Isupervising sound editor
2 Guns2013sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Alex Cross2012production sound mixer
Ted2012sound mixer: second unit/additional photography - as Willie Burton
A Thousand Words2012/Isound mixer
The Help2011production sound mixer
Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star2011sound mixer
Little Fockers2010sound mixer
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel2009sound mixer
Post Grad2009sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Hawthorne2009TV Series production sound mixer - 1 episode
Imagine That2009sound mixer
Powder Blue2009production sound mixer
Prom Night2008/Iproduction sound mixer
The Great Debaters2007sound mixer
This Christmas2007production sound mixer
The Kingdom2007sound mixer
Building the Dream2007Video documentary sound
The Pursuit of Happyness2006production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Dreamgirls2006production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Jarhead2005sound mixer
Venom2005production sound mixer: Los Angeles - as Willie Burton
xXx: State of the Union2005production sound mixer
Constantine2005sound mixer
Christmas with the Kranks2004production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Surviving Christmas2004sound mixer
Man on Fire2004production sound mixer
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle2003production sound mixer
Tears of the Sun2003production sound mixer
Antwone Fisher2002sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Panic Room2002production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Ghosts of Mars2001sound mixer - as Willie Burton
The Brothers2001sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Bounce2000sound recordist
Charlie's Angels2000production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle2000production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Love & Basketball2000sound mixer
Mutual Love Life1999Short sound mixer - as Willie Burton
The Green Mile1999sound mixer
8MM1999sound
David and Lisa1998TV Movie sound
Beloved1998sound mixer
Dead Man on Campus1998sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil1997sound mixer - as Willie Burton
The Game1997sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Metro1997sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Courage Under Fire1996production sound mixer
Black Sheep1996sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Nick of Time1995sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Se7en1995production sound mixer
The Bridges of Madison County1995sound mixer
Stuart Saves His Family1995sound mixer - as Willie Burton
A Low Down Dirty Shame1994sound mixer - as Willie Burton
The Shawshank Redemption1994production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Angels in the Outfield1994sound
Clean Slate1994sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Another Stakeout1993sound mixer: Las Vegas - as Willie Burton
In the Line of Fire1993production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Point of No Return1993sound mixer
The Cemetery Club1993sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Sneakers1992sound mixer
Bugsy1991sound mixer
Shout1991sound mixer
Life Stinks1991sound mixer
Avalon1990sound mixer
Another 48 Hrs.1990sound mixer
Always1989sound mixer
Lethal Weapon 21989production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Pink Cadillac1989sound mixer
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade1989sound mixer: USA - as Willie Burton
Scrooged1988production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Bird1988sound mixer
Satisfaction1988production sound mixer - as Willy Burton
Jaws: The Revenge1987sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Dragnet1987sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Harry and the Hendersons1987sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Critical Condition1987production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Short Circuit1986sound mixer
Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling1986production sound mixer
The Color Purple1985production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
American Flyers1985production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
The Man with One Red Shoe1985sound mixer - as Willis D. Burton
The Goonies1985production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
The Best Times1985TV Series production sound mixer - 1 episode
Robert Kennedy and His Times1985TV Mini-Series sound mixer - 2 episodes
All of Me1984sound mixer
Hard to Hold1984production sound mixer
Mike's Murder1984production sound mixer - as Willie Burton
An Uncommon Love1983TV Movie production sound mixer
Deal of the Century1983production sound mixer
WarGames1983sound mixer
Independence Day1983sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Six Weeks1982sound mixer - as Willie Burton
The Entity1982sound mixer
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers1982TV Series sound mixer - 1 episode
Under the Rainbow1981sound mixer
The Devil and Max Devlin1981sound mixer / sound recordist
Altered States1980sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Inside Moves1980production sound mixer
Portrait of an Escort1980TV Movie sound mixer
Urban Cowboy1980sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Anatomy of a Seduction1979TV Movie sound - as Willie Burton
The China Syndrome1979sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Roots: The Next Generations1979TV Mini-Series sound recording - 6 episodes
Elvis1979/ITV Movie sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Corvette Summer1978sound
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry1978TV Movie location sound mixer - as Willie Burton
The Buddy Holly Story1978sound mixer - as Willie Burton
Blue Collar1978sound - as Willie Burton
Which Way Is Up?1977sound
A Piece of the Action1977production sound mixer
Greased Lightning1977sound mixer
The Amazing Howard Hughes1977TV Movie sound - as Willie Burton
Roots1977TV Mini-Series sound recordist - 1 episode
Minstrel Man1977TV Movie sound mixer
Car Wash1976sound
The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings1976sound
Panache1976TV Movie sound
The Oregon Trail1976TV Series sound mixer - 1 episode
Let's Do It Again1975sound

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cheekie: A Child Out of the Desireexecutive producer pre-production
Men, Money & Gold Diggers2014producer
Beverly Hood1999producer

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cheekie: A Child Out of the Desireattached pre-production

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 79th Annual Academy Awards2007TV SpecialHimself - Co-Winner: Best Sound Mixing

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2007OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Achievement in Sound MixingDreamgirls (2006)
2007C.A.S. AwardCinema Audio Society, USAOutstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Motion PicturesDreamgirls (2006)
2007OFTA Film AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Sound MixingDreamgirls (2006)
2006Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Sound (Editing & Mixing)Dreamgirls (2006)
2005Career Achievement AwardCinema Audio Society, USA
1989OscarAcademy Awards, USABest SoundBird (1988)
1984BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest SoundWarGames (1983)

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2007Gold Derby AwardGold Derby AwardsSound Editing/MixingDreamgirls (2006)
2000OscarAcademy Awards, USABest SoundThe Green Mile (1999)
1995OscarAcademy Awards, USABest SoundThe Shawshank Redemption (1994)
1994C.A.S. AwardCinema Audio Society, USAOutstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Feature FilmsIn the Line of Fire (1993)
1989BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest SoundBird (1988)
1984OscarAcademy Awards, USABest SoundWarGames (1983)
1981OscarAcademy Awards, USABest SoundAltered States (1980)
1979OscarAcademy Awards, USABest SoundThe Buddy Holly Story (1978)
1977Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Achievement in Film Sound MixingRoots (1977)
1977Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Achievement in Film Sound MixingRoots (1977)

Known for movies

Source
IMDB Wikipedia

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