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Derek McLane

Derek McLane is known for his work on The Oscars (2014), Hairspray Live! (2016) and The Oscars (2015). See full bio »

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Oscars Production Designer
Hairspray Live! Production Designer
The Oscars Production Designer
The Oscars Production Designer


Hide Hide Show Show Production designer (10 credits)
 2018 The Oscars (TV Special)
 2017 The Oscars (TV Special)
 2016 Hairspray Live! (TV Movie)
 2016 The Oscars (TV Special)
 2015 The Wiz Live! (TV Movie)
 2015 The Oscars (TV Special)
 2014 Peter Pan Live! (TV Movie)
 2014 The Oscars (TV Special)
 2013 The Sound of Music Live! (TV Special)
 2013 The Oscars (TV Special)
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 2017 Hans Zimmer: Live in Prague (Documentary) (set designer)
 1988 Late Night with David Letterman: 6th Anniversary Special (TV Special) (scenic designer)
 1987 Late Night with David Letterman (TV Series) (scenic designer - 4 episodes)
- Episode dated 25 December 1987 (1987) ... (scenic designer)
- Episode dated 18 November 1987 (1987) ... (scenic designer)
- Episode dated 11 November 1987 (1987) ... (scenic designer)
- Episode dated 5 November 1987 (1987) ... (scenic designer)
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 2014 2014 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner
 2010 The 64th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
 2009 The 63rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner
 2006 Working in the Theatre (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Set Designer
- Design (2006) ... Himself - Set Designer

Personal Details

Other Works:

He was set designer for Joe Orton's play, "What the Butler Saw," in the American Repertory Theatre production at the Loeb Stage in Cambridge, Massachusetts. David Wheeler was director. Catherine Zuber was costume designer. John Ambrosone was lighting designer. Christopher Walker was sound designer. Robert Brustein was artistic ... See more »


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He was awarded the 2010 Back Stage Garland Award for Scenic Design for "Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo" at the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Los Angeles, California. See more »

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