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John Shaffner, Jimmy Fallon and Don Mischer roll out the red carpet as preparations are made for the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles
Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Chairman and CEO John Shaffner (L), telecast host Jimmy Fallon (C) and executive producer Don Mischer (R) roll out the red carpet as preparations are made for the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, California on August 25, 2010. The Emmy telecast will air on Sunday August 29. UPI/ Phil McCarten
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Don Mischer (born 1940) is an American television events producer and director.

Mischer has produced television programs since 1976, when he produced a special for Barbra Streisand. Other programs have included Kennedy Center Honors, the Emmy Awards, The Grand Opening of Euro Disney, the opening ceremonies of the 2002 Winter Olympics and the opening and closing ceremonies of the 1996 Summer Olympics, and programs for Bob Hope, Nell Carter, Christopher Reeve, the Pointer Sisters and Mikhail Baryshnikov. He also produced The Wayne Brady Show and the halftime shows for Super Bowl XXVIII, XXXIX, XL and XLI in 1993 and 2005 through 2008. In 2009, he produced We Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial, the public concert in Washington, DC held two days prior to the inauguration of Barack Obama as 44th President of the United States.

Mischer has won 13 Emmy Awards as director or producer, dating back to the 1980s and a broadcast of the Kennedy Center Honors.

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