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Derek McCants


While attending Dalton High School in New York City, Derek was drawn to a filmmaking course. There he was introduced to the Maysles brothers' work, who had filmed the Beatles' first US visit and were able to show rushes from "Yellow Submarine". He was hooked. Years later, he received a grant from the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, ... See full bio »

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Known For

Nova Editor
(1990)
The Thin Red Line Editorial Department
(1998)
(1972)
Big Brother Editor
(2008)

Filmography

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 2021 Master Distiller (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2019 20/20 (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2019 Love After Lockup (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Felon Fantasy (2019)
 2019 Death in the Bayou: The Jennings 8 (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2019 CBS News Sunday Morning (TV Series) (segment editor - 1 episode)
- Episode #40.85 (2019) ... (segment editor)
 2019 Ancient Aliens (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2018 Sinking Cities (TV Mini-Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Tokyo (2018)
 2018 First and Last (TV Series documentary) (6 episodes)
 2018 The Nature of Things (TV Series documentary) (assembly editor - 1 episode)
- Champions vs. Legends (2018) ... (assembly editor)
 2017 The Disappearance of: Natalee Holloway (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Pool of Suspects (2017)
 2017 Returning Citizens (Documentary)
 2016 Project Grizzly (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Letting Go (2016)
- Bears on the Run (2016)
 2016 Ice Road Truckers (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Trial by Ice (2016)
 2016 The Story of God with Morgan Freeman (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Who Is God? (2016)
 2016 Hello Goodbye (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Hard Choices (2016)
- It Must Be Love (2016)
 2015 The Weapon Hunter (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Tank Destroyer (2015)
 2015 Apres Ski (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- On Thin Ice (2015)
- Sliding Downhill (2015)
- Episode #1.4 (2015)
 2015 Alaskan Bush People (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Lost Footage (2015)
 2015 Dino Hunt Canada (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2014 Pressure Cooker (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (2014)
- Portland, Maine (2014)
- Pilot (2014)
 2014 Worst Thing I Ever Did (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Love & Marriage (2014)
 2013 Hollywood Death Trip (TV Special) (senior editor)
 2013 Ice Cold Gold (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Redemption Ridge (2013)
- The Death Slope (2013)
 2012 Outback Hunters (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Revenge (2012)
 2012 Shark Wranglers (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Never Give Up (2012)
- Redemption (2012)
- Friday the 13th (2012)
- Shark Alley (2012)
 2012 Real Life: The Musical (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (2012)
 2011 Last Shot with Judge Gunn (TV Series) (2011)
 2011 Top Gear USA (TV Series documentary) (3 episodes)
- Hollywood Cars (2011)
- First Cars (2011)
 2011 The World According to Paris (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Off the Wagon (2011)
- Hola, Baby? (2011)
 2010-2011 Sarah Palin's Alaska (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Follow Me There (2011)
- Logging (2010)
 2010 Bloomberg Game Changers (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2010 Ultimate Car Build Off (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Drive on Water (2010)
- Hovercraft (2010)
- Spy Car (2010)
 2009 Launch My Line (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Fashion Forward (2009)
- What's My Line? (2009)
 2009 Giuliana & Bill (TV Series) (1 episode)
- I Do, Take Two (2009)
 2009 D.E.A. (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #2.9 (2009)
- Episode #2.8 (2009)
- Episode #2.7 (2009)
- Episode #2.6 (2009)
- Episode #2.5 (2009)
 2009 Momma's Boys (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2009)
- Episode #1.5 (2009)
 2008 Extreme Loggers (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2008 Shadow Force (TV Series documentary)
 2008 Big Brother (TV Series) (29 episodes)
- Episode #10.29 (2008)
- Episode #10.28 (2008)
- Episode #10.27 (2008)
- Episode #10.26 (2008)
- Episode #10.25 (2008)
 2008 Queen Bees (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Gossip (2008)
- Jealousy (2008)
- Power (2008)
- Teasing (2008)
 2008 Deal or No Deal (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #3.64 (2008)
- Episode #3.62 (2008)
 2008 The Moment of Truth (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Episode #1.9 (2008)
- Episode #1.8 (2008)
- Episode #1.7 (2008)
- Episode #1.6 (2008)
- Episode #1.5 (2008)
 2008 Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Graduation (2008)
- Retreat (2008)
- Intake (2008)
 2008 America's Next Top Model (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Exposed: Part II (2008)
- Exposed: Part 1 (2008)
 2008 World's Most Amazing Videos (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2007 Solitary (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2007 Mega Movers (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2006 Find & Design (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #5.4 (2006)
- Episode #5.2 (2006)
 2006 Designing Blind (TV Series)
 2006 InStyle: Celebrity Weddings (TV Movie documentary)
 2005 Made in the USA (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2005 Who Gets the Dog? (TV Series)
 2004 Playing It Straight (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2004)
- Episode #1.4 (2004)
 2004 Wickedly Perfect (TV Series)
 2004 NASCAR Drivers: 360 (TV Series documentary)
 2004 Forever Eden (TV Series)
 2003 Profiles from the Front Line (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2003)
 2003 Starting Over (TV Series)
 2003 Switched! (TV Series)
 2002 Livin' Large (TV Series)
 2001 Death of a Beatle (TV Movie documentary)
 2001 The 5th Wheel (TV Series)
 2001 VH1: All Access (TV Series)
 2001 Before & After'noon Movies (TV Series documentary)
 2001 Beyond the Glory (TV Series documentary)
 1999 National Enquirer TV (TV Series)
 1997 Port Charles (TV Series) (1997)
 1995 LAPD (TV Series) (1996)
 1993 The Crusaders (TV Series)
 1992 Inside Information: The Brain and How It Works (TV Movie documentary)
 1991 Runaway with the Rich and Famous (TV Series) (1989)
 1990 Nova (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Killing Machines (1990)
 1986 A Current Affair (TV Series)
 1984 Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous (TV Series documentary) (1989)
 1976 Evening (TV Series)
 1972 General Hospital (TV Series) (1997)
 1970 NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt (TV Series) (1985-1986)
 1952 Today (TV Series) (1985-1986)
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