|Occupation||Sound designer and sound editor|
Richard King is an American sound designer and editor who has worked on over 70 films. A native of Tampa, Florida, he graduated from Plant High School (1972) and the University of South Florida and holds a Masters in Music degree from McGill University. He won the Academy Award for Best Sound Editing for the films Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), The Dark Knight (2008), Inception (2010), and Dunkirk (2017). He was also nominated for War of the Worlds (2005), and Interstellar (2014).
King is a member of the International Sound & Film Music Festival's Board.
- Walt Belcher, Tampa native King going back to Oscars, Tampa Tribune, February 25, 2011