Welcome to my editor portal page. These are a few things I cut over the years to give a snapshot of my 24 years of editing.
A little about me:
Narrative film, documentary, reality and promo are my specialty. I’ve worked on projects for ABC, NBC, FOX, HBO, BRAVO, Oxygen, Showtime, E!, Wetv, National Geographic, TNT, Lifetime, SyFy, Disney.
I’ve also spent time as an editing teacher on AVID edit system and also know Adobe Premiere.
Here are some selected highlights from my years of editing:
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- Strut – Oxygen. 44 Blue productions.
- Chasing Destiny – BET. Den of Thieves productions.
- Hollywood Medium – E! Series. 44 Blue productions
- The Jacksons: The Next Generation – Lifetime. Editor.
- The Braxtons – WE TV/Magical Elves. Lead Editor.
- Cold Justice – TNT/Editor. Crime Show series.
- The REAL L Word – Showtime/Magical Elves. Editor.
- Unusual Suspects – Discovery (LMNO Prod). Crime show series.
- Extreme Makeover – ABC. Lead Editor the prime time reality show.
- Solitary – Lead Editor on Fox TV, Reality show.
- Most Outrageous Moments – NBC. Highly rated prime time clip show.
- Excursions to the Edge – National Geographic. TV series about people in extreme situations.
- SCI vs FI: The Mass Effect – SyFy Channel. Lead Editor.
- Hero Factor – SciFi Channel.
- Running the Sahara – Beyond the Expedition Lead Editor
- Encouter – Sci-Fi Feature Film, Luke Hemsworth.
- First Family – Sitcom. BET/Lead sitcom editor.
- The Passion Preacher – Single Camera Comedy pilot. Grow room Prod.
- American Family – ABC Sitcom. Single Camera Comedy.
- Last Breath – Horror film – Dir. Paul Salamoff
PROMO/EPK/BEHIND THE SCENES –
- Shrek the Third (HBO First Look) Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz. Dreamworks. An HBO First Look Special.
- Bee Movie (Making of) Jerry Seinfeld, Rene Zellweger, Matthew Broderick,. Dreamworks.
- Distrubia (HBO First Look) Shia LaBeouf, Carrie-Anne Moss. Paramount/Dreamworks.
- Flags of our Fathers (HBO First Look) Clint Eastwood, Ryan Phillippe. Dreamworks.
- Dreamgirls (Behind the Scenes) Jamie Foxx, Eddie Murphy, Jennifer Hudson. Dreamworks.
- Old School (HBO First Look) Luke wilson, Will Ferrell, Vince Vaughn. Dreamworks.
- Wallace and Gromit (HBO FIrst Look) Dreamworks/Aardman. HBO First Look Special
- Terminal (HBO First Look) Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks. Dreamworks. Edited HBO Special Behind the scenes.
- Letters From Iwo Jima/Flags of our Fathers (Behind the Scenes Special) Clint Eastwood & Warner Brothers. Special for DVD and International.
- Wallace and Gromit: Curse of the Were-rabbit (Behind the Scenes Special) Dreamworks/Aardman. Edited Special Feature for DVD
- After the Sunset (Making Of) Brett Ratner, Pierce Brosnan, Salma Hayek & New Line
- Red Dragon (Making Of) Brett Ratner, Anthony Hopkins, Edward Norton, Ralph Fiennes & Universal.
- The Parent Trap Disney. Special edition commentary and behind the scenes for the DVD release
- Power Rangers In Space – The Ride Saban/Iwerks. Ride movie for motion theaters.
- The Player- Special Edition Robert Altman & New Line Cinema. Commentary of director Robert Altman
- Under Electric Sky (EDC Doc) Feature documentary. Magical Elves. Editor.
- The Business of Being Born New Line. Edited presentation fundraising reel for documentary.
- Faire: An American Renaissance – J2F Productions. Directing and editing documentary about the Renaissance Faire world.
- Journey to the Flames – J2F Productions. Directed and Edited Documentary covering 8 years of the Burning Man festival.
- Secret Lives of Adult Stars – Lifesize Productions. Directed and Edited documentary going behind the scenes in the adult film industry.
- Tribal Journeys Discovery Channel series. Edited and prepared 10 episodes .
- Digital Snow Edited snowboarding video/DVD.
AVID tech support & AVID trainer
Photoshop and After Effects experience, Mac consultant
References available upon request
Education – University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts –