Donald Leo Mischer Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, University Texas, 1961; Master of Arts, University Texas, 1963.
Mischer has also produced specials with Beyoncé, Bono, Prince, Rihanna, Britney Spears, Bruce Springsteen, James Taylor, Taylor Swift, Stevie Wonder, Sting, Garth Brooks, Mary J. Blige, Elton John, Justin Timberlake, Barbra Streisand, Donna Summer, Yo Yo Ma, and Carrie Underwood, among others. On December 11, 2014, Mischer received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2004, he produced the Democratic National Convention.
He was caught on microphone yelling out a profanity during the end of CNN's coverage of the convention. After John Kerry's acceptance speech, there were supposed to be balloons and confetti on the ground of the convention. However, Mischer was not satisfied with the results, and his displeasure was aired accidentally by CNN.
Member Directors Guild American, National Academy television Arts and Sciences Governor, American Film Institute.
Emmy Award Kennedy Center Honors; Arts and Sciences; Peabody Award; the Governors AwardThe George Foster Peabody Awards (or simply Pea The George Foster Peabody Awards (or simply Peabody Awards) program, named for American businessman and philanthropist George Peabody, recognizes distinguished and meritorious public service by American radio and television stations, networks, online media, producing organizations, and individuals.; The Kennedy Center Honors is an annual honor given to those in the performing arts for their lifetime of contributions to American culture.