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Kabir Akhtar


Kabir Akhtar, ACE is an Emmy-winning director-editor whose work includes Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (2015), Never Have I Ever (2020), Arrested Development (2003), and Unsolved Mysteries (1987). A three-time Emmy nominee, he won the award for editing the pilot of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, becoming the first person of color to win in the category, while also ... See full bio »

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(2015-2019)
(2020-2021)
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Filmography

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 2021 The Sex Lives of College Girls (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2020-2021 Never Have I Ever (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- ...been a playa (2021)
 2021 Superstore (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Lowell Anderson (2021)
 2019-2021 The Unicorn (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- A Big Move (2021)
- Caroline, No (2020)
- Wade Delayed (2019)
 2020 Saved by the Bell (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Todd Capsule (2020)
 2020 Julie and the Phantoms (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Unsaid Emily (2020)
- Edge of Great (2020)
 2020 High School Musical: The Musical - The Series (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Act Two (2020)
- Opening Night (2020)
 2019 BH90210 (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Picture's Up (2019)
 2019 Grown-ish (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2012 The 84th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (Billy Crystal/Melissa McCarthy/dressing room segments)
 2011 The 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) (opening film segment)
 2010 DMX: Resurrection (TV Special)
 2008-2010 Unsolved Mysteries (TV Series documentary) (172 episodes)
- Episode #14.175 (2010)
- Episode #14.174 (2010)
- Episode #14.173 (2010)
- Episode #14.172 (2010)
- Episode #14.171 (2010)
 2009 TV Diaries (TV Movie)
 2008 Wait, Wait... Don't Tell Me! (TV Special) (segment director)
 2008 Mumbai Calling (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- My Mate Mumbai (2008)
- Boy to Man (2008)
- Home Comforts (2008)
 2007 Home Sweet Home (TV Movie)
 2006 Like Father, Like Sunday (TV Movie)
 2006 8th & Ocean (TV Series documentary)
 2005 At the Skywalker Ranch (TV Movie)
 2005 The Showbiz Show with David Spade (TV Series) (segment director - 7 episodes)
- Episode #1.11 (2005) ... (segment director)
- Episode #1.9 (2005) ... (segment director)
- Episode #1.6 (2005) ... (segment director)
- Scott (2005) ... (segment director)
- Episode #1.4 (2005) ... (segment director)
 2004 Inside Out: Joey Pants (TV Movie documentary)
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Relatives:

Farhan Akhtar (cousin)
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Member of American Cinema Editors (A.C.E.). See more »

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Capricorn

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