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02 / News

9-1-1 Lone Star on The Rough Cut Podcast

Editors Charles Little II, ACE and Bryan Colvin discuss the magic and the madness that is cutting Tim Minear's hit procedural 9-1-1 Lone Star airing Monday nights on FOX.

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04 / Photography

My passion for moving images was preceded by a love for photography.  I find a particular attraction to portraiture and street photography.

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05 / About

Charles Little II, ACE is a film and television editor, producer and an award-winning multimedia creative.  He began his career in Hollywood as an independent producer-director-editor crafting music videos and agency films before terms like “content” and “brand film” were popular.  Charles’ accolades include a Best Editing Award for his work on The Luminaries’ inspired music video entitled “Peace”  at the fifth annual Elevate Film Festival which challenged international filmmakers to create works of social and environmental importance.  A Telly Award for his work as director-editor on Singha’s digital series “Transportraits” for advertising agency Gertrude, Inc. Charles’ television credits include multiple seasons of FOX network’s hit series “9-1-1” and “9-1-1 Lone Star” (Ryan Murphy Television) and unscripted/documentary series for FX, Showtime, Discovery, NatGeo, VH1 and others. Charles executive produced and directed three episodes of MTV’s multi-camera rap-battle competition series entitled: “1 World Hip Hop Championship”.  Charles is an active member of the industry’s most prestigious organizations advancing the craft of picture editing and promoting diversity and inclusion across the film and television industry. Charles proudly served two tours in the United States Navy during the Persian Gulf Wars’ “Desert Shield” and “Desert Storm” operations. Charles was born in Chicago, raised between Chicago and Minneapolis and currently resides in Los Angeles.

American Cinema Editors (A.C.E.)
Motion Picture Editors Guild (IATSE #700)
African American Steering Committee
Diversity Mentorship Group

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