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Also Known As: Robert Cook Died: November 9, 1995
Born: Cause of Death: natural causes
Birth Place: Manitowoc, Wisconsin, USA Profession: sound director, radio operator

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Preston Cook was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Cook began his acting career with roles in the series "Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction" (1996-2002), "Stargate SG-1" (1997-2006) and "Special Unit 2" (UPN, 2000-02). He also appeared in "The Chris Isaak Show" (Showtime, 2000-04) and "Jeremiah" (Showtime, 2001-05). He also appeared in the TV movie "Strange Frequency" (VH1, 2000-01). Several more television roles followed in the early 2000s, including stints on "Smallville" (2001-2011), "The Twilight Zone" (UPN, 2002-03) and "The 4400" (USA, 2003-07). He also appeared in "The L Word" (Showtime, 2003-09). He also starred in the TV movies "Lucky 7" (ABC Family, 2002-03) and "Confessions of a Sociopathic Social Climber" (Oxygen, 2004-05). In the early 2000s and the 2010s, Cook lent his talents to projects like "The Five People You Meet in Heaven" (ABC, 2004-05), "Too Cool for Christmas" (Here Media, Inc., 2004-05) and "Big Time Rush: Big Time Movie" (Nickelodeon, 2011-12). His credits also expanded to "Big Eyes" with Amy Adams (2014), "If I Stay" with Chlöe Grace Moretz (2014) and "Step Up All In" (2014) starring Ryan Guzman. Most recently, Cook worked on the Leonardo DiCaprio...

Preston Cook was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Cook began his acting career with roles in the series "Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction" (1996-2002), "Stargate SG-1" (1997-2006) and "Special Unit 2" (UPN, 2000-02). He also appeared in "The Chris Isaak Show" (Showtime, 2000-04) and "Jeremiah" (Showtime, 2001-05). He also appeared in the TV movie "Strange Frequency" (VH1, 2000-01). Several more television roles followed in the early 2000s, including stints on "Smallville" (2001-2011), "The Twilight Zone" (UPN, 2002-03) and "The 4400" (USA, 2003-07). He also appeared in "The L Word" (Showtime, 2003-09). He also starred in the TV movies "Lucky 7" (ABC Family, 2002-03) and "Confessions of a Sociopathic Social Climber" (Oxygen, 2004-05). In the early 2000s and the 2010s, Cook lent his talents to projects like "The Five People You Meet in Heaven" (ABC, 2004-05), "Too Cool for Christmas" (Here Media, Inc., 2004-05) and "Big Time Rush: Big Time Movie" (Nickelodeon, 2011-12). His credits also expanded to "Big Eyes" with Amy Adams (2014), "If I Stay" with Chlöe Grace Moretz (2014) and "Step Up All In" (2014) starring Ryan Guzman. Most recently, Cook worked on the Leonardo DiCaprio dramatic adaptation "The Revenant" (2015).

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1927:
Landed first job at radio station KMTR and Tech-Art Studios in Los Angeles, CA
1930:
Joined Disney Sound Recording Company which two years later evolved into Walt Disney Studios
1938:
Was involved in the sound editing of "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs"
1956:
Promoted to sound director at Disney and received Oscar nominations for "The Parent Trap" (1961), "Bon Voyage" (1962) and "Mary Poppins" (1964)
1971:
Retired from sound director position at Disney
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