Kelley Dixon, ACE

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Kelley Dixon, ACE began professionally editing in 1990, as an assistant editor on feature films and TV series (including Good Will Hunting, Reservoir Dogs, and thirteen episodes of Without a Trace). As primary editor, she is known for her work between 2008-2017 on several noteworthy series, including sixteen episodes of Better Call Saul,  twenty-seven episodes of Breaking Bad from 2008-2013, five episodes of The Walking Dead, and seven episodes of Shameless. Dixon won an Emmy for Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for Breaking Bad and has been nominated twenty other times for various editing awards.

“For an editor, sometimes things are hard, sometimes shows are hard, sometimes politics are hard, and you’re not working with the people that you want to work with and stuff like that. But you know what? It’s the best job ever.”
— Kelley Dixon, interviewed on Television Academy. The full video can be found in the Appendix.



And in a galaxy not so far, far away . . .

Maryann Brandon, ACE and Mary Jo Markey, ACE co-edited Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens and Brandon co-edited Star Wars, Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker with Stefan Grube.

Brandon and Markey have frequently worked together, including on J.J. Abrams’ Super 8.
In their work for TV, Brandon edited twenty-seven episodes of Alias and Markey edited fourteen episodes.