Up 99,589 this week

Donald W. Ernst

Donald W. Ernst was born on January 25, 1934 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Donald William Ernst. He is known for his work on Spirited Away (2001), Fantasia 2000 (1999) and Aladdin (1992). He has been married to Janice Elaine Barber since April 16, 1966. They have two children. See full bio »
1 video »

IMDb's Guide to Streaming

Check out IMDb's Streaming Guide to see what's new on Netflix, find out if your favorite streaming show has been renewed or canceled, and more.

Visit our Streaming Guide

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Donald W. Ernst's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Spirited Away Producer
Fantasia 2000 Producer
Aladdin Producer


Hide Hide Show Show Editor (21 credits)
 1989 Tummy Trouble (Short)
 1989 Back to Neverland (Short) (as Don Ernst)
 1977 Wizards
 1975 Coonskin
 1973 Heavy Traffic
 1972 Rolling Man (TV Movie)
 1971 Le Mans
 1968-1970 Gunsmoke (TV Series) (23 episodes)
- The Witness (1970)
- The Gun (1970)
- Gentry's Law (1970)
- Morgan (1970)
 1967 Cimarron Strip (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Search (1967)
 1966 The Wild Wild West (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1957 Hey, Jeannie! (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Jeannie the WAC (1957) ... (as William Ernst)
- Jeannie, the Westerner (1957) ... (as William Ernst)
 1956 Chevron Hall of Stars (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Happy New Year (1956) ... (as William Ernst)
- I Killed John Harrington (1956) ... (as William Ernst)
Show Show Sound department (25 credits)
Show Show Music department (18 credits)
Show Show Producer (7 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Donald Ernst | Don Ernst | William Ernst

Did You Know?


Father of Stacey Moreno and Darci Ernst.

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed