|Born||Giuseppe Danielle Sorgente
July 22, 1925
Jersey City, New Jersey, U.S.
|Died||December 22, 2014
Malibu, California, U.S.
|Other names||Joseph Daniel Sargente|
|Spouse(s)||Mary Carver (1952–1968) (divorced) (2 children)
Carolyn Nelson (1970 -present)
Joseph Sargent (born Giuseppe Danielle Sorgente, July 22, 1925 – December 22, 2014) was an American movie and television director and producer. He was best known for his movies White Lightning, MacArthur, Nightmares, Jaws: The Revenge, and The Taking of Pelham One Two Three. He won four Emmy Awards.