William B. Kaplan
OccupationSound engineer
Years active1972-present

William B. Kaplan is an American sound engineer. He has over 125 credits to his name and has been nominated for seven Academy Awards in the category Best Sound. He has worked on over 80 films since 1972.

Selected filmography

Awards

In 2020, Kaplan was honored by the Cinema Audio Society with its highest accolade, a Career Achievement Award.[8]

Kaplan previously won the Cinema Audio Society Award for his work on "Forrest Gump" and received three other CAS nominations for his work on "Crimson Tide (film), "Cast Away" and "The Contact (1963 film)."[9]

References

  1. ^ "The 58th Academy Awards (1986) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 16 October 2011.
  2. ^ "The 59th Academy Awards (1987) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 16 October 2011.
  3. ^ "The 67th Academy Awards (1995) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 23 October 2011.
  4. ^ "The 68th Academy Awards (1996) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 23 October 2011.
  5. ^ "The 70th Academy Awards (1998) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 19 November 2011.
  6. ^ "The 73rd Academy Awards (2001) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 19 November 2011.
  7. ^ "The 77th Academy Awards (2005) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 20 November 2011.
  8. ^ "Sound Mixer William B. Kaplan Honored With Cinema Audio Society Career Achievement Award". variety.com. 28 September 2020.
  9. ^ "Career Achievement Insights". Cinema Audio Society. 28 February 2023.