Ivan Sharrock

Film Industry Role: Sound Mixer

Nationality: British

Major Works: The Shinning (1980); Blood Diamond (2006); Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)

Major Awards and Nominations: Oscar for Best Sound with The Last Emperor (1988); nominated with U-571 (1980), Gangs of New York (2002) and Blood Diamond (2006)

Ivan Sharrock is responsible for mixing sound in more than 90 films, including The Shinning or Speed Racer. In almost 50 years of his career, he won an Academy Award for Best Sound with Bernardo Bertolucci's The Last Emperor and was nominated three more times with U-571, Gangs of New York and Blood Diamond.