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    I'm a creative and skilled Editor with nine years broadcast experience editing entertainment, documentary, commercials, and promos in the UK and internationally.

    I have developed a range of post production skills and specialise in offline and online editing, plus basic compositing, and motion graphics.

    I'm proficient in a wide range of software and systems from Avid to Final Cut, After Effects, Photoshop and other graphics software.



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    Sinister Ministers - Fireracker Films , United Kingdom
    2014 - Editor (Avid)
    2 x 60. Drama/Documentary

    Alex Polizzi's Christmas Fix - Twofour , United Kingdom
    2013 - Editor (Avid)
    1 x 60 - Factual Entertainment
    Alex Polizzi, Hotel Inspector and Fixer, prepares for her perfect Xmas

    Undo Me - Endemol , United Kingdom
    2013 - Editor (Avid)
    2 x 60 - Documentary Endemol/ Channel 4
    Avid Offline. Katie Piper meets people who have learned to regret their body modification decisions

    Valentine Warner Eats Scandinavia - Rockabox/UKTV , United Kingdom
    2013 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    3 x 30 mins

    TV chef Valentine Warner travels across Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden to unearth the hidden food gems of Scandinavia.

    The Big Reunion - ITV , United Kingdom
    2013 - Editor (Avid)
    1 x 60

    Reality-documentary series following seven chart-topping groups that have reformed for an arena tour

    Big Brother - DDF/C5 , United Kingdom
    2013 - Editor (Avid)
    Editing segments for the live show

    Top Gear Series 20 - BBC , United Kingdom
    2013 - Editor (Avid)
    Creating the official series and episode Promos for the new season

    Paul O'Grady's For the Love of Dogs - Shiver/ITV1 , United Kingdom
    2013 - Editor (Avid)
    Award winning documentary series about Battersea Dogs and Cats home.

    'The Voice' promo - Red Bee media/BBC1 , United Kingdom
    2013 - Editor (Avid)
    Promos for BBC's 'The Voice'

    Horsemeat Banquet - Dragonfly Film & TV/BBC3 , United Kingdom
    2013 - Editor (Avid)
    1 x 60'
    One-off factual special investigating the UK horsemeat scandal

    Britain's Secret Shoppers - Optomen/C4 , United Kingdom
    2013 - Editor (Avid)
    1 x 60' Factual Entertainment
    Avid Offline; Consumer show aiming to turn British shoppers into bargain hunting hagglers.

    Cook Me the Money - ITV , United Kingdom
    2012 - Editor (Avid)
    3 x 60 min Offline Editor, Avid
    Business themed cooking show. Offline Editor for 3 programmes in the series

    Meal Ticket - RDF/BBC , United Kingdom
    2012 - Editor (Avid)
    1 x 60 min Offline Editor, Avid
    Offline Editor for documentary investigating food quality in Great British dishes.

    Kings Of Europe, The Chelsea Story - Sky Sports , United Kingdom
    2012 - Editor (Avid)
    Documentary focusing on Chelsea's 2011-12 Champions League winning campaign.

    Piers Morgan's Life Stories - ITV , United Kingdom
    2012 - Editor (Avid)
    Prime time chat show. Offline editing of all VT segments.

    The Only Way is Essex: Series 3, 5 and 6 - Lime Pictures , United Kingdom
    2012 - Editor (Avid)
    Regular offline Editing and Audio Mixing for ITV2's BAFTA award winning reality show. Offline, Avid.

    Love Your Garden - ITV , United Kingdom
    2012 - Editor (Avid)
    Popular garden makeover show with Alan Titchmarsh. Offline editing.

    Superhuman Showdown - Maverick , United Kingdom
    2012 - Editor (Avid)
    2 x 60 min Offline Editor, Avid

    Discovery factual entertainment/documentary show. Scientists search for people with exceptional abilities. Offline editing of two complete episodes.

    Peter Andre:My Life - ITV , United Kingdom
    2012 - Editor (Avid)
    Reality show following celebrity figure Peter Andre. (1 x 60m) Offline, Avid

    Sky Sports - Sky , United Kingdom
    2012 - Editor (Avid)
    Regular offline editing of channel content, including Soccer AM, Netbusters, Time of our lives and Football/Rugby montages and re-edits.

    Freecationers - Bullseye , United States of America
    2012 - Editor (Avid)
    1 x 30mins Fact Ent Travel Pilot about savvy travelers who find clever ways of securing free/heavily discounted holidays around the world.

    The Tech Show - Manoto TV , United Kingdom
    2012 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    3 x 30min. Presenter led technology show including reports, interviews and tech news/reviews.

    It's All About Amy - Zig Zag/Channel 5 , United Kingdom
    2012 - Editor (Avid)
    4 x 60 min Documentary about former TOWIE star Amy Childs

    The Great British Taste Tour  - ITV , United Kingdom
    2011 - Editor (Avid)
    3 x 60 min
    Daytime show where contestants are sent on culinary mini-breaks around the country.

    Amanda Knox: The Untold Story - ITN/Channel 5 , United Kingdom
    2011 - Editor (Avid)
    1 x 60 min Re-version.
    Documentary exploring the murder of Meredith Kercher and subsequent trial of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito

    The Only Way is Essex. Series 3 - Lime Pictures/ITV2 , United Kingdom
    2011 - Editor (Avid)
    2 x 45 min Offline Editor
    Offline Editing and audio mixing for ITV2's BAFTA award winning reality show.

    Googoosh Music Academy. Series Two  - Unique TV/Manoto TV , United Kingdom
    2011 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    5 x 60 min Off/Online Editor, FCP
    Flagship music based 'X Factor' show for the Persian speaking market.
    Editing of multicam studio/performance and reality sections. Also behind the scenes, and contestant profile editing.

    Corporate Bribery Film - Tallboy , United Kingdom
    2011 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    Drama film highlighting the dangers of the new corporate bribery act for Thomson/Tui employees

    Reach You. Feat Lena Cullen - Base films , United Kingdom
    2011 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    Music video for electronic dubstep group 'Engine-Earz Experiment'.

    Planet of the Apps - Ginx TV , United Kingdom
    2011 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    Presenter led TV show looking at the global apps market

    Sony Audio Tips - Tallboy , United Kingdom
    2011 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    Camera tips for Sony website

    Offside - Manoto TV , United Kingdom
    2011 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    Weekly football based magazine show (30 min)

    Why Not? - Manoto TV , United Kingdom
    2011 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    Personality led Job Swap show

    Freshly Squeezed - Remedy Productions/Channel 4 , United Kingdom
    2010 - Editor (Avid)
    Music based breakfast show featuring celebrity interviews, videos and live performances

    BIG Event - Casual Films , United Kingdom
    2010 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    Online video for World AIDS Day 'BIG Event' run by the Dance4life charity.

    Googoosh Music Academy - Unique TV , United Kingdom
    2010 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    Persian version of X Factor. Regular Editor for 2 month run of the Farsi speaking reality/music show.

    Flawless DVD Trailer - Sassy Films , United Kingdom
    2010 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    Trailer for the DVD of "Britain's Got Talent" Dance act "Flawless"

    The 5:19 Show - BBC , United Kingdom
    2010 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    Weekly youth entertainment show for BBC Switch.

    Danny Dyers Funniest Football Foulups - Sassy Films , United Kingdom
    2010 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    Football Bloopers DVD

    Comic Relief - Comic Relief , United Kingdom
    2010 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    Various promotional films for Comic Relief compiling its entertainment and charity history.

    AA Travel Insurance - Tigervision , United Kingdom
    2010 - Editor (Avid)
    TV ad for the travel insurance brand. Worked from shoot to delivery.

    1Goal - Education for All - 1Goal , United Kingdom
    2010 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    Movie for global football based education charity played at the New York education summit.

    In Hindsight - CPNI - Tigervision , United Kingdom
    2010 - Editor (Avid)
    3 short dramas, which highlight the danger of 'Insider activity' for businesses. Produced for CPNI, the government security organisation.

    Celebrity Reports - Weekly Uploads - Living TV , United Kingdom
    2010 - Editor
    Weekly uploads for Living TV website filmed and edited at celebrity parties and events.

    "The Journey of Courageousness" - Compare the Market - Passion Pictures , United Kingdom
    2009 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    TV Ad

    "Music to the Ears" - MTV - MTV , United Kingdom
    2009 - Editor (Final Cut Pro)
    MTV Promotion, previewing new shows on the channel for the upcoming year.

    Barclays Corporate - Bruce Dunlop Associates , United Kingdom
    2009 - Editor (Avid)
    Corporate event DVD for Barclays event at the O2 Arena

    The Fix - Bananasplit Productions , United Kingdom
    2009 - Editor
    Regular series Editor for weekly entertainment programme. Living TV.

    Lord Kalms - Bananasplit Productions , United Kingdom
    2009 - Editor
    Documentary - Life story of the founder of Dixons Electronics

    Movie News - Bananasplit Productions , United Kingdom
    2008 - Editor
    Regular series Editor for weekly movie programme. Virgin.

    Patient 17 - Patient 17 , United Kingdom
    2009 - Editor, Assistant
    Feature Film. Assisting Editor with final edit before lockdown.

    UJIA - Campaign Video - Bananasplit Productions , United Kingdom
    2008 - Editor
    http://www.ujia.org/media/video-gallery/ - 8min Charity Video which was the centre piece of a fundraising night which raised in excess of £1 million for the Jewish charity.

    Learn to Dance DVD Extras - Bananasplit Productions , United Kingdom
    2008 - Editor
    Behind the scenes compilation for the educational dance series featuring stars from "Strictly Come Dancing".

    Thomas and Friends EPK - Pierce Brosnan - Bananasplit Productions , United Kingdom
    2008 - Editor
    EPK covering Pierce's introduction as the new series narrator.

    Stiff Little Fingers - Still Burning DVD Promo - Bananasplit Productions , United Kingdom
    2008 - Editor
    Used to promote the DVD at the launch event at HMV, Oxford St, London.

    Velux 6 Oceans Challenge - APP Broadcast , United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    2007 - Editor
    Sports programme covering 6 oceans challenge yacht race.

    Dragons Den NZ - Touchdown/Eyeworks , New Zealand
    2006 - Editor
    Main Editor for Dragons Den NZ Series one.

    Top of the Class - Eyeworks/Touchdown , New Zealand
    2006 - Editor
    Reality show putting famous New Zealanders back into school with their younger "clone" version of themselves.

    Shock Treatment - Eyeworks/Touchdown , New Zealand
    2006 - Editor
    Reality television show where celebrities travel to a mystery destination where they face an extreme challenge.

    The Perfect Age - Eyeworks/Touchdown , United Kingdom
    2006 - Editor
    Documentary series examining generational stereotypes

    Treasure Island, Couples at war - Eyeworks/Touchdown , New Zealand
    2006 - Editor
    Reality television show set on a Pacific island. Celebrities face challenges to survive and win money for charity.


    Employment History

    8 years International Editing experience, including broadcast credits for BBC, ITV, C4, C5, Sky, TVNZ, Living, Virgin.

    2010- Present
    Freelance Editing

    2010 Tigervision, London, UK
    Avid HD&SD Editing and After Effects&Photoshop Graphics work

    2007- 2009 Banana Split Productions, London, UK
    In House Editor Online and Offline

    2007 APP Broadcast, Oxford, UK

    2006 RDF Television, London, UK

    2006 Eyeworks&Touchdown, Auckland, NZ
    Editor. In-House Broadcast level Offline.

    2005 Sky Television, Auckland, NZ
    Promo Director&Editor for Living and Food channels

    2005 Tamarillo Films, Auckland, NZ
    Production and post production roles


    City &Guilds 7500 Media Techniques
    City of Bath College, UK
    Grade: Distinction

    BSc Behavioural Science
    University of
    Nottingham, UK
    Grade 2.1

    Industry Qualifications

    Motion Graphics Training After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop
    After Effects Training
    Advanced FCP Training

    Technical Equipment

    Macbook Pro

    Software - Final Cut, Adobe After Effects, CS4 Suite



    Andi Turner

    Mark Glennon

    David Ross
    Head of Post Production
    New Zealand


    Avid Media Composer, Symphony&Adrenaline
    Final Cut Pro
    Adobe After Effects
    Adobe Photoshop
    Apple Motion
    CS5 Suite
    VT Op

    Additional Information


    • Commercials, 
    • Corporate, 
    • Music Promos, 
    • Online, 
    • TV

    Programme Types

    • Animation, 
    • Arts, 
    • Biography, 
    • Business, 
    • Childrens, 
    • Comedy, 
    • Comedy (Children's), 
    • Commercial, 
    • Cookery, 
    • Corporate, 
    • Current Affairs, 
    • Daytime, 
    • Development, 
    • DIY, 
    • Documentary, 
    • Docusoap, 
    • Drama Reconstruction, 
    • Drama: Television Serial, 
    • Dramatised Documentary, 
    • Education, 
    • Entertainment, 
    • Environment, 
    • Events, 
    • Food, 
    • Game Show, 
    • Glamour (Adult), 
    • Health, 
    • Historical Documentary, 
    • Interactive TV, 
    • Investigative, 
    • Leisure, 
    • Magazine, 
    • Mental Health, 
    • Music, 
    • Music Promo, 
    • Natural History, 
    • New Media, 
    • News, 
    • Observational Documentary, 
    • Pre-School, 
    • Property, 
    • Quiz Show, 
    • Reality TV, 
    • Science, 
    • Science Fiction, 
    • Shopping, 
    • Sitcom, 
    • Social Action, 
    • Sport, 
    • Studio Debate, 
    • Style, 
    • Training, 
    • Travel, 
    • Youth


    • History, 
    • Natural History, 
    • News & Current Affairs, 
    • Psychology, 
    • Science, 
    • Sport, 
    • Travel, 
    • Wildlife, 
    • Zoology