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Don Sharpless (1933–2017)

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Known For

The Hindenburg
The Hindenburg Sound Department
(1975)
Slap Shot
Slap Shot Sound Department
(1977)
Forced Vengeance
Forced Vengeance Sound Department
(1982)
Fame
Fame Sound Department
(1986-1987)

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  Murder, She Wrote (TV Series) (sound mixer - 172 episodes, 1988 - 1996) (sound - 1 episode, 1984)
- Death by Demographics (1996) ... (sound mixer)
- Mrs. Parker's Revenge (1996) ... (sound mixer)
- What You Don't Know Can Kill You (1996) ... (sound mixer)
- Race to Death (1996) ... (sound mixer)
- Southern Double-Cross (1996) ... (sound mixer)
 1986-1987 Fame (TV Series) (sound - 24 episodes)
- Baby, Remember My Name (1987) ... (sound)
- Alice Doesn't Work Here Anymore (1987) ... (sound)
- Of Cabbages and Kings (1987) ... (sound)
- Reggie and Rose (1987) ... (sound)
 1986 Outrage! (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1985 Shadow Chasers (TV Series) (sound mixer - 1 episode)
- Shadow Chasers: Part 1 (1985) ... (sound mixer)
 1984 Airwolf (TV Series) (sound - 6 episodes)
- Echoes from the Past (1984) ... (sound)
- One Way Express (1984) ... (sound)
- Proof Through the Night (1984) ... (sound)
- Bite of the Jackal (1984) ... (sound)
- Daddy's Gone a Hunt'n (1984) ... (sound)
 1983 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series) (sound - 2 episodes)
- Legacy from a Friend (1983) ... (sound)
- I Do? (1983) ... (sound)
 1982 Country Gold (TV Movie) (sound mixer)
 1982 Forced Vengeance (sound mixer)
 1981 Buddy Buddy (sound)
 1981 S.O.B. (sound mixer)
 1980 Oh, God! Book II (sound)
 1979 Goldengirl (sound mixer)
 1978 Little Women (TV Mini-Series) (sound - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1978) ... (sound)
 1978 I Wanna Hold Your Hand (sound)
 1978 House Calls (sound)
 1977 The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (TV Series) (sound - 1 episode)
- The Creatures Who Came on Sunday (1977) ... (sound)
 1977 MacArthur (sound)
 1977 Slap Shot (sound)
 1975-1976 Kojak (TV Series) (sound - 18 episodes)
- Both Sides of the Law (1976) ... (sound)
- Justice Deferred (1976) ... (sound)
- Deadly Innocence (1976) ... (sound)
- The Frame (1976) ... (sound)
- A Grave Too Soon (1976) ... (sound)
 1976 Gable and Lombard (sound stage mixer)
 1975 The Hindenburg (sound)
 1975 Baretta (TV Series) (sound - 12 episodes)
- This Ain't My Bag (1975) ... (sound)
- The Secret of Terry Lake (1975) ... (sound)
- Keep Your Eye on the Sparrow (1975) ... (sound)
- The Mansion (1975) ... (sound)
- Walk Like You Talk (1975) ... (sound)
 1974 Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law (TV Series) (sound - 1 episode)
- The Desertion of Keith Ryder (1974) ... (sound - as Don Sharpless)
 1973-1974 Banacek (TV Series) (sound - 6 episodes)
- Now You See Me, Now You Don't (1974) ... (sound)
- Fly Me- If You Can Find Me (1974) ... (sound)
- Rocket to Oblivion (1974) ... (sound)
- The Three Million Dollar Piracy (1973) ... (sound)
 1974 A Case of Rape (TV Movie) (sound)
 1973 She Cried Murder (TV Movie) (sound - as Donald Sharpless)
 1973 Showdown (mikeman - uncredited)
 1972 McCloud (TV Series) (sound - 1 episode)
- The Barefoot Stewardess Caper (1972) ... (sound)
 1972 Ulzana's Raid (mike man - uncredited)
 1970 Sometimes a Great Notion (boom operator - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Don K. Sharpless | Donald Sharpless
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