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Benjamin A. Burtt

Ben Burtt was born in New York, USA. Though he is a writer, an editor and a director, he is best known for his work as a sound designer. Ben has worked on many Pixar and Star Trek movies and all of the Star Wars movies. He is credited for creating Chewbacca's voice and sounds as well as the voice of Yoda and several others.


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Born:
Jul 12, 1948 In Jamesville, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
198
First Appeared:
In the movie Star Wars: Music by John Williams
Latest Project:
Movie Kong: Skull Island 2017-03-10

Won 2 Oscars. Another 15 wins & 40 nominations.

Known For
Poster of WALL·E
Poster of Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
Poster of Star Trek
Poster of Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
Filmography
Movie Creed Unknown 2018
Movie Star Trek Into Darkness Unknown 2018
Movie Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope Unknown 2018
Movie Munich Unknown 2018
Movie Up Unknown 2018
Movie Bridge of Spies Unknown 2018
Movie Monsters University Unknown 2018
Series Star Wars: Clone Wars Unknown 2018
Movie Jurassic World Unknown 2018
Movie Ice Age: Continental Drift Unknown 2018
Movie Star Wars: The Last Jedi Unknown 2017
Movie Kong: Skull Island Unknown 2017-03-10
Movie Cars 3 Unknown 2017
Movie The Raft Unknown 2016
Movie Phantom of the Universe: The Hunt for Dark Matter Unknown 2016
Movie Alice Through the Looking Glass Unknown 2016
Movie The Force Awakens: Sounds of the Resistance Unknown 2016
Movie Making Waves: The Art of Cinematic Sound Unknown 2016
Movie Patient Seven Unknown 2016
Movie Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes Unknown 2015
Movie I Am Your Father Unknown 2015
Movie The A-List Unknown 2015
Movie Star Wars: Battlefront Unknown 2015
Series Roadtrip Nation Unknown 2015
Series Film 2017 Unknown 2015
Series Aparté Unknown 2015
Series Star Trek Continues Unknown 2015
Movie Here's Boba Fett (Never Mind the Bulloch) Unknown 2015
Movie Home Unknown 2015
Movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens Unknown 2015-12-18
Movie Garm Wars: The Last Druid Unknown 2014
Movie The Visitant Unknown 2014
Movie And the Oscar Goes To... Unknown 2014
Movie Ken Miura: Unheard Of Unknown 2014
Movie The EditDroid, Rise and Fall Unknown 2014
Movie The Boxtrolls Unknown 2014
Movie Toy Story That Time Forgot Unknown 2014
Movie The Signal Unknown 2014
Movie Space Station 76 Unknown 2014
Movie Scouts Honor: Inside a Marching Brotherhood Unknown 2014
Series One Hit Wonderland Unknown 2014
Movie Star Wars: Smuggler's Run Unknown 2013
Movie The Making of the Wonderful Wizard of Oz Unknown 2013
Movie Epic Unknown 2013
Movie The Croods Unknown 2013
Movie Escape from Planet Earth Unknown 2013
Movie Star Trek Into Darkness: The Sound of Music and FX Unknown 2013
Movie The Motel Life Unknown 2012
Movie Star Wars Droids: The Jawa Adventure Unknown 2012
Movie Knife Fight Unknown 2012
Movie John Carter Unknown 2012
Movie Who Bombed Judi Bari? Unknown 2012
Movie Red Tails Unknown 2012
Movie 009 Re: Cyborg Unknown 2012
Movie Lincoln Unknown 2012
Movie Wings: Grandeur in the Sky Unknown 2012
Movie Happy Birthday E.T. Unknown 2012
Movie Michael Curtiz: The Greatest Director You Never Heard Of Unknown 2012
Movie Cars 2 Unknown 2011
Movie Super 8 Unknown 2011
Movie Somnolence Unknown 2011
Movie Episode IV: Crew and Cast Interviews Unknown 2011
Movie Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas Unknown 2011
Movie Atomic Mom Unknown 2010
Movie Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II Unknown 2010
Series 10,000 Days Unknown 2010
Movie Toy Story 3 Unknown 2010
Movie Day & Night Unknown 2010
Movie Star Wars: The Force Unleashed - Ultimate Sith Edition Unknown 2009
Movie Star Trek: Ben Burtt & the Sounds of Star Trek Unknown 2009
Movie The Master's Touch: Hitchcock's Signature Style Unknown 2009
Movie The 81st Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2009
Movie Star Trek Unknown 2009
Movie Star Wars: The Force Unleashed Unknown 2008
Movie Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Unknown 2008
Movie Brooklyn Force Unknown 2008
Movie WALL·E Unknown 2008
Series Saturday Disney Unknown 2008
Movie Burn-E Unknown 2008
Movie Adventures in Post-Production Unknown 2008
Movie WALL·E WALL·E / M-O / Robots 2008-06-27
Movie Animation Sound Design: Building Worlds from the Sound Up Unknown 2008
Movie Closing: Team Indy Unknown 2008
Movie The Man Behind the Scream: The Sound Effects Pod Unknown 2007
Movie Standing on the Shoulders of Kubrick: The Legacy of 2001 Unknown 2007
Movie Fog City Mavericks Unknown 2007
Movie Ryan vs. Dorkman 2 Unknown 2007
Movie Heart of an Empire Unknown 2007
Movie The Dawn of Sound: How Movies Learned to Talk Unknown 2007
Movie The Invasion Will Be Televised: The Cinematography Pod Unknown 2007
Movie Munich: Editing, Sound and Music Unknown 2006
Movie Amazing! Exploring the Far Reaches of Forbidden Planet Unknown 2006
Movie Star Wars Empire at War: Forces of Corruption Unknown 2006
Movie Robby the Robot: Engineering a Sci-Fi Icon Unknown 2006
Movie Lego Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy Unknown 2006
Movie Abominable Unknown 2006
Movie Lego Star Wars: The Video Game Unknown 2005
Movie Ben-Hur: The Epic That Changed Cinema Unknown 2005
Movie Within a Minute: The Making of 'Episode III' Unknown 2005
Movie Star Wars: Republic Commando Unknown 2005
Movie Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Unknown 2005
Movie Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Unknown 2005
Movie RKO Production 601: The Making of 'Kong, the Eighth Wonder of the World' Unknown 2005
Movie It's All for Real: The Stunts of Episode III Unknown 2005
Movie The 100 Greatest Family Films Unknown 2005
Movie When Star Wars Ruled the World Unknown 2004
Movie The Force Is with Them: The Legacy of 'Star Wars' Unknown 2004
Movie The Characters of 'Star Wars' Unknown 2004
Movie Star Wars: Battlefront Unknown 2004
Movie Empire of Dreams: The Story of the 'Star Wars' Trilogy Unknown 2004
Movie Into the Depths Unknown 2004
Series The Birth of the Lightsaber Unknown 2004
Movie Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II - The Sith Lords Unknown 2004
Movie Behind the Tunes: Crash! Bang! Boom! - The Wild Sounds of Treg Brown Unknown 2004
Movie The Sound of 'Indiana Jones' Unknown 2003
Movie Secret of the Cardboard Rocket Unknown 2003
Movie Indiana Jones: Making the Trilogy Unknown 2003
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Espionage Escapades Unknown 2003
Movie Spin Unknown 2003
Movie Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic Unknown 2003
Movie Star Wars: Bounty Hunter Unknown 2002
Movie State of the Art: The Pre-Visualization of 'Episode II' Unknown 2002
Movie Star Wars: Jedi Starfighter Unknown 2002
Movie Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Unknown 2002
Movie Star Wars: The Clone Wars Unknown 2002
Movie From Puppets to Pixels: Digital Characters in 'Episode II' Unknown 2002
Movie Manassas: End of Innocence Unknown 2002
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Trenches of Hell Unknown 2002
Movie Films Are Not Released, They Escape Unknown 2002
Movie Star Wars: Galactic Battlegrounds Unknown 2001
Movie Star Wars: Episode I - Battle for Naboo Unknown 2001
Movie R2-D2: Beneath the Dome Unknown 2001
Movie Star Wars: Super Bombad Racing Unknown 2001
Movie The Beginning: Making 'Episode I' Unknown 2001
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Passion for Life Unknown 2000
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: The Perils of Cupid Unknown 2000
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Love's Sweet Song Unknown 2000
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: My First Adventure Unknown 2000
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Journey of Radiance Unknown 1999
Movie The Alien Legacy Unknown 1999
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Spring Break Adventure Unknown 1999
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: The Phantom Train of Doom Unknown 1999
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Tales of Innocence Unknown 1999
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Daredevils of the Desert Unknown 1999
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Oganga, the Giver and Taker of Life Unknown 1999
Series American Experience Unknown 1999
Movie Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Unknown 1999
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Masks of Evil Unknown 1999
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Demons of Deception Unknown 1999
Movie Star Wars: The Magic & the Mystery Unknown 1997
Movie The Force Returns: Star Wars Trilogy Special Edition Unknown 1997
Movie Tæt på troldmanden George Lucas Unknown 1997
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Travels with Father Unknown 1996
Movie Special Effects: Anything Can Happen Unknown 1996
Movie The Making of 'E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial' Unknown 1996
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Treasure of the Peacock's Eye Unknown 1995
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Attack of the Hawkmen Unknown 1995
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Hollywood Follies Unknown 1994
Movie Destiny in Space Unknown 1994
Series The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles Unknown 1993
Movie The American Gangster Unknown 1992
Movie The True Story of Glory Continues Unknown 1991
Movie Blue Planet Unknown 1990
Movie Wow! Unknown 1990
Movie The 62nd Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1990
Movie Always Unknown 1989
Series NHK Special Unknown 1989
Movie Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Unknown 1989
Series Troldspejlet Unknown 1989
Movie Willow Unknown 1988
Movie Howard the Duck Unknown 1986
Movie Nutcracker Unknown 1986
Movie Niagara: Miracles, Myths and Magic Unknown 1986
Movie The Great Heep Unknown 1986
Series Star Wars: Droids Unknown 1985
Movie The Dream Is Alive Unknown 1985
Movie Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Unknown 1984
Movie André and Wally B. Unknown 1984
Movie Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi Unknown 1983-05-25
Movie From 'Star Wars' to 'Jedi': The Making of a Saga Unknown 1983
Movie The 55th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1983
Movie E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Unknown 1982
Movie The 54th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1982
Movie The Dark Crystal Unknown 1982
Movie Raiders of the Lost Ark Unknown 1981
Movie Star Wars: Music by John Williams Unknown 1980
Movie Porklips Now Unknown 1980
Movie Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back Unknown 1980-06-20
Movie SPFX: The Empire Strikes Back Unknown 1980
Movie More American Graffiti Unknown 1979
Movie The Star Wars Holiday Special Unknown 1978
Movie The 50th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1978
Movie Invasion of the Body Snatchers Unknown 1978
Movie The Making of 'Star Wars' Unknown 1977
Movie The Milpitas Monster Unknown 1976
Movie Death Race 2000 Unknown 1975
Movie Recorded Live Unknown 1975
Movie Wings Unknown 1927