Leslie I. Carey

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Leslie I. Carey
Born Leslie Irwin Carey
(1895-08-03)August 3, 1895
Connecticut, United States
Died June 17, 1984(1984-06-17) (aged 88)
Los Angeles, California, United States
Occupation Sound engineer
Years active 1947 – 1960

Sound recordist Leslie I. Carey (3 August 1895 – 17 June 1984) first hit Hollywood in 1938, where he embarked on the first of over 300 films. Some of these were A Double Life in 1947, The Naked City and Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein in 1948, Winchester '73 in 1950, Creature from the Black Lagoon and Magnificent Obsession in 1954, Man Without a Star and This Island Earth in 1955, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957) and Operation Petticoat (1959). Also in the late '50s, he worked extensively on the "Peter Gunn" TV series. Nominated five times for the Academy Award, he won an Oscar in 1954 for The Glenn Miller Story.[1]

Awards[edit]

Carey was nominated for five Academy Awards:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The 27th Academy Awards (1955) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-08-20. 
  2. ^ "The 22nd Academy Awards (1950) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-08-18. 
  3. ^ "The 23rd Academy Awards (1951) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-08-19. 
  4. ^ "The 24th Academy Awards (1952) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-08-20. 
  5. ^ "The 26th Academy Awards (1954) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-08-20. 
  6. ^ "The 31st Academy Awards (1959) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-08-21. 

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