Mel Metcalfe Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 23 Nov, 2018
Facts of Mel Metcalfe
Name Mel Metcalfe
Birth Name Mel Metcalfe
Profession Sound engineer
Net Worth N/A
Famous for Beauty and the Beast
Movies Beauty and the Beast
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Sound engineer Mel Metcalfe was nominated for the Academy Awards for Best Sound for three times. The talented engineer notably worked in the movies like Star Trek IV: The Voyage HomeBeauty and the Beast, and Aladdin. Besides these popular movies, Metcalfe worked in numerous other films and television shows.    

Early Life Of Mel Metcalfe

Mel Metcalfe is a private person. There is no information regarding the actor's date of birth, parents, family life, siblings, and his early age. Also, there is no information about his school and college. 

Mel Metcalfe's Career

Mel Metcalfe is a popular sound engineer who began his professional career in the year 1981. Following his professional debut, the talented sound engineer showed his skills on several movies. 

In 1986, Metcalfe notably worked in the American science fiction movie Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home. For his incredible work in the film, the engineer was nominated for an Academy Awards for Best Sound in 1987. 

CAPTION: Mel Metcalfe's film Beauty and the Beast SOURCE: InSession Film

Following the success, Metcalfe worked in one of the best known American animated musical romantic fantasy films Beauty and the Beast in 1991. The blockbuster movie was produced by the world famous production house Walt Disney Animation Studios (WDAS). From his work in the super hit film, the sound engineer was nominated for another Academy Awards for Best Sound in 1992.

Then in 1992, Mel worked in another American animated musical fantasy film Aladdin which also was nominated for the Academy Awards for Best Sound in 1993. Other than his Academy awards nominated movie works, he has worked in over 100 movies and television shows, however, the talented sound engineer is long-retired as he is not working since 2004.     

Mel Metcalfe's Net Worth

The successful sound engineer Mel Metcalfe earned a handsome amount of money from his profession. From his career, the engineer accumulated a decent amount of money, however, his exact figure of net worth is not revealed yet.

According to a reliable source, an average salary of a sound engineer is $56,110 per year. Being an Academy Award-nominated sound engineer, Mel was probably paid more than the average salary.  

Mel Metcalfe's Personal Life

Mel Metcalfe is leading a very secretive personal life and there is not much information about the sound engineer's private affair. The engineer hasn't revealed any information regarding his relationship status, wife, or girlfriend.   

Other than his extremely private life, the sound engineer Metcalfe is frequently mistaken to be ex-husband of an actress an model Portia de Rossi. The actress was married to a documentary filmmaker of the same name Mel Metcalfe. The filmmaker betrayed his wife Rossi and married Rossi's brother's wife. Portia is currently married to the world famous television personality, Ellen Degeneres.