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Ben Burtt Biography

Ben Burtt

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Date of Birth: 1948 , July-12
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch

Quick Timeline of Ben Burtt

1948 born on united state
1970 Ben Burtt Career
1989 Ben Burtt awards
2015 Ben Burtt Marriage
2016 Ben Burtt Net worth
1983 Ben Burtt film and TV show

Detail Timeline of Ben Burtt

July 12 , 1948

born on united state

Ben Burtt was born in Jamesville, New York, USA on July 12, 1948.  He graduated from Allegheny College with a majority in Physics. His birth sign was Cancer. From his early childhood he was interested in acting and movie. 


Ben Burtt Career

His early career started in 1970 as a sound designer started in 1997 his career was started. Burtt was given responsibility to design special sound to make special effects dynamic project ‘Star Wars. His first acting as a voice actor was for the movie ‘WALL-E’. The voice of the tiny was the sound of Ben with special sound modification.


Ben Burtt awards

He has got Best Sound Effects Editing in 1989, in 1982 Best Sound Effects Editing, In 1981 Special Achievement for Sound Effects Editing, In 1977 Special Achievement for Sound Effects Editing. In 2008 he is nominated on Voice Acting in a Feature Production award. On May 9, 2004 he was awarded the Doctor of Arts by Allegheny College.


Ben Burtt Marriage

In June 20 1015 Ben has married to his wife Breanna Lisle. Still they don’t have any children. Being sincere in work is something we must learn from Ben. We don’t have any detail information about his married life and his personal life style.


Ben Burtt Net worth

Being a sound designer and director, along with writer, we surely can say that he is a bit more earners and has earned enough. He is successful to grow his net worth from minion to million.  His estimated net worth till 2016 is $50 million along with his living house, business and properties.


Ben Burtt film and TV show

In many commercial movies he has given his voice like Return of the Jedi (1983) and Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace in 1999, Star Wars Episode III: Revenge Of The Sith in 2005 and in WALL-E 2008.


On June 20, 2015, Ben married to his wife Breanna Lisle. Still, they don’t have any children and he was of white ethnicity. His nationality was American. He passed his college life from Allegheny College Meadville, Pennsylvania and he studied film production at the university of southern California Los Angeles as a scholarship holder. At the age of ten, he began making short films on his family's home camera.

In the history of motion, picture sound effects Ben Burtt is considered as one of the legendary figures. He virtually invented the job of the sound designer by his innovative creations. His talent placed him at the highest level of respect by fans and fellow moviemakers alike. He won the National Student Film Festival with a war film Vape God In 1970. He is known as a sound designer of the famous "Arrow" sound used in The Adventures of Robin Hood which went on to become his favorite sounds too. Ben used the arrow sound in almost all of the Star Wars films. Burtt's one of the highly effective sound effects is the "audio black hole." Burtt directed several documentary films like Blue Planet, Destiny in Space, and anything can happen which is an Oscar-nominated film. The entire Star Wars prequel trilogy is also edited by him, and several episodes of The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles. His net worth was expected as U.S $ 50 Million till 2016.