Zeb Achonu Editor

A highly experienced Editor with two decades in the broadcast industry, Zeb has strong credits across various genres and on programmes for major broadcasters as well as independent production companies. she is calm in high pressure situations, with strong storytelling skills and strategic problem-solving abilities. Flexible in her working methods, she is able to lead or guide the edit process to deliver high quality output every time. Having extensive experience in both long and short form work, Zeb is currently focusing her skills on documentary and drama. Zeb was selected as one of the Edinburgh TV Festival's Ones To Watch 2020. She is on the Board of Directors for Women in Film & TV (UK), and is an Associate Governor with the British Film Editors (BFE) guild. She was a member of BAFTA Crew 2019/20 and is now a full member of BAFTA.

QUEENS OF RAP

60' Documentary

Acme Films
Channel 4

Exec: Jamie D'Cruz
Exec: Lawrence Lartey
Dir: Poppy Begum

MADE IN BRITAIN: JUNGLE, UK GARAGE, GRIME

3x20' Music Documentaries

Acme Films
BBC iPlayer

Exec: Jaimie D'Cruz
Exec: Lawrence Lartey
Prod: Ellie Merz
Dir: Ron Samuels

24 HOURS IN A&E

60' Documentary

The Garden Productions
Channel 4

Exec: Tom Wilde
Exec: Spencer Kelly
Prod: Tess Mawle
Prod: Helen Crampton

VICE: HEAR ME OUT

30' Documentary

Vice World News

Exec: Beverly Chase
Exec: Isobel Yeung
Prod: Angela Almeida
Showrunner: Maya Tepler

VICE: HIGH SOCIETY

30' Documentary

Vice World News

Prod: Alex Miller
Dir: Grant Armour

VICE: EMPIRES OF DIRT

30' Documentary

Vice World News

Prod: Alex Miller
Dir: Tashi Hanlon

BORN IN NEW YORK, RAISED IN PARIS

Documentary Feature

Polkadot Factory
Starline Films

Prod: Victoria Thomas
Dir: Victoria Thomas

DOGS BEHAVING (VERY) BADLY

Series II

10x60'

Avalon Television
Channel 5

Exec: Tim Quicke
Prod: Sarah Rest
Dir: Duncan Cook
Dir: Kim Lomax
Dir: Patrick Phillips

PAUL O'GRADY: FOR THE LOVE OF DOGS

Season VII

8x30'

Shiver
ITV

Exec: Mark Scantlebury
Prod: Elen Moore
Dir: Nikki Baker
Dir: Melissa McCall
Dir: Katie Greaves
Dir: Nicole Sullivan

BACK TO MINE

Dating Show

6x30'

Shiver
ITV

Exec: Mark Scantlebury
Prod: Claudine Parrish
Dir: Mark Fitches
Dir: Chris Heywood

THE DOG RESCUERS

Season VI

10x30' & Malawi Special

Middlechild Productions
Channel 5

Prod: Michelle Cox
Prod: Will Stanford
Dir: Calum Farmer
Dir: Phi Hirst
Dir: Matthew Lees

ROGUE TRADERS

BBC Studios
BBC One

Prod: Elen Moore
Dir: Joel Mapp

WATCHDOG

Offline Editor

BBC Studios
BBC One

Prod: Mark Harrison
Prod: Keir MacKenzie
Editor: Alan Holland
Editor: Gareth Collett

BEAR GRYLLS SURVIVAL SCHOOL

Series I & II

12x30'

Potato
ITV

Prod: Marshall Corwin
Prod: Rob Sixsmith
Dir: Marshall Corwin

PIERS MORGAN LIFE STORIES

60' In-depth interview with Alesha Dixon

Shiver
ITV

Exec: Jeremy Phillips
Prod: Yvonne Alexander
Dir: Stephanie Dennis

TIME FOR SCHOOL

10x30'

Sixth Sense
CBBC

Exec: Sallyann Keizer
Prod: David Taylor
Dir: Jonathan Frisby
Dir: Luke Gallie

BANG GOES THE THEORY

2 x Short Science Films

BBC Studios
BBC One

Prod: Tina Fletcher-Hill
Dir: Eileen Inkson
Dir: Nicola Seare

PET SCHOOL

Winner - Kids International Emmy Award

Cineflix
CBBC

Prod: Sallyann Keizer
Prod: Chris Maguire

MARK LAWSON TALKS TO...

Mark Rylance
Zoƫ Wanamaker

BBC Studios
BBC Four

Prod: Monika Kupper
Prod: Fiona Cushley
Prod: Anya Saunders

THE CULTURE SHOW

Short Films for Insert into Main Programme

'The Master', 'Samual Johnson Prize', 'Hawksmoor Churches', 'Fine Cell Work' & 'Tacita Dean'.

BBC Studios
BBC Two

Dir: Anja Scharfenorth
Dir: Edmund Moriarty
Dir: Luke McMahon
Dir: Clare Tavernor
Dir: Caroline Schafer

EASTENDERS

Various Episodes

BBC Studios
BBC One

Exec: Jon Sen
Exec: John Yorke
Exec: Sean O'Connor
Dir: Audrey Cooke

A PLACE OF SAFETY

TV Pilot

NFTS

Prod: John Chapman
Dir: Afia Nkrumah

RAZOR

Short film

CGTN

Exec: Neil Cairns
Dir: Nick Rowley
Dir: Shini Somara

HOME

Short Film

BBC Films
BFI

Prod: Fozia Khaliq
Dir: Ndrika Anyika

BARNSTORM

Short Film

BAFTA Crew Microshorts

Prod: James Owen
Dir: James Owen