MICHAEL T. CAPONE
Film & Television Editor
NYC / Hoboken, New Jersey
(917) 941-2288 / email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org
August – November 2015 / Super Into (S1) 2 x 30m / Matador / TruTv In this comedic reality series, Host Kevin Pereira joins a celebrity to explore their obscure hobby. I edited the pilot / first episode and one additional episode.
October 2014 – January 2015 / Sorority Sisters (S1) 1 x 60m + Scenes / Eastern / Vh1 Along with editing the fifth episode, I cut many scenes featured throughout the run of this highly produced, controversial Docu-Soap from the Producers of Love & Hip Hop.
Feb. – June 2014 / The Kelly Cutrone Project (S1) 10 x 10m + / DiGa / CW Seed I cut all first season episodes of this reality/talk show hybrid, a backdoor pilot for the CW network. I also spent time at DiGa working on “Sizzles” and in development.
Sep. – Dec. 2013 / Four Weddings (S5) 4 x 60m / ITV Studios America / TLC This light-hearted, long running reality competition series was a challenging edit; strictly structured, but with unpredictable production, often incorporating both seasoned videographers and local hires.
March – April 2013 / Keep Memory Alive Gala / Alex Coletti Prod. / AXS I cut career retrospective packages on Quincy Jones and Sir Michael Caine and three PSAs for the Cleveland Clinic, which aired during AXS TV’s live event.
Jan. – April 2012 / Baggage Battles/My Tupelo Entertainment/Travel Channel I cut three season two episodes of this half hour which followed three teams as they traveled to lost baggage auctions in search of hidden treasures.
Jan.- April 2012/Motor City Rising 2 x 60m & 1 x 90m /Working Pictures/Ovation I Co-Edited this critically acclaimed three part documentary series, the network’s first, exploring the rebuilding of Detroit as seen through it’s artistic and activist communities.
Oct. 2011 / GTTV’s: Battlefield 3: Operation Gridiron 1 x 30m / Spike This action-heavy doc followed four NFL players through “live fire” training. It won a 2012 Silver Game Marketing Award for Best Longform Content.
August 2011 / Dead at 27 1 x 30m / Fuse / Comcast The first original production of Fuse’s News division, examining the then recent death of singer Amy Winehouse and her links with music’s infamous “27 Club.”
December 2010 – May 2011 / Impractical Jokers (S1) / North/South / Tru TV I edited alongside a team of three, refining the Pilot and later cutting new segments for multiple S1 episodes of this popular hidden-camera comedy.
May – August 2009 / Model Latina: Miami (S2) 4 x 60m / Si TV In addition to my three episodes of this take on America’s Next Top Model, I was also responsible for the Season One Recap/Season Two Casting special.
October 2008 – February 2009 / Wingman (S1) 4 x 30m / City Lights / FLN This comedic dating makeover series featured single New Yorkers being evaluated, coached and then sent on hidden-camera-filmed dates.
September – November 2005 / Cash Cab (S1-2) / Lion TV U.S. / Discovery I was part of the team which reworked the U.K. original into this franchise. I cut the Pilot, designed series interstitials, devised gameplay graphics & sound effects and served as Finishing Editor.
Other Credits: Fuse’s On The Record, the acclaimed feature film, The Manson Family, IFC’s first original series, The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman and HBO’s first original On Demand series, Katie On Demand
BFA Motion Pictures Production Wright State University – Additional Training: Future Media Concepts – Expert in Avid, Premiere & Final Cut – Experienced Voice Artist, Writing, Graphic Design – Demos at YouTube – References on Request