Jon Harris (director)

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Jon Harris
Born (1967-07-11) 11 July 1967 (age 50)
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England
Nationality British
Occupation Film editor, film director

Jon Harris (born 11 July 1967) is a film editor known for his work on Snatch (2000), Layer Cake (2004), The Descent (2005), Stardust (2007), Kick-Ass (2010), 127 Hours (2010), The Woman In Black (2012), and Kingsman: The Secret Service (2015).[1][2]

He also directed the horror film The Descent Part 2 (2009). He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Film Editing for 127 Hours.


Harris received a British Independent Film Award (BIFA) for Best Technical Achievement 2005 for his work on Neil Marshall's The Descent (2005). Harris then made his directorial debut with the sequel The Descent: Part 2 (2009).

In 2011 Harris was nominated for an Academy Award (Oscar) and a British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Award for his editing work on Danny Boyle's 127 Hours (2010) and subsequently became a member of the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). He has a further 12 nominations including a Saturn Award Best Editing nomination for his editing work on Kingsman: The Secret Service (2015) alongside Eddie Hamilton.

Harris is currently working with Danny Boyle on the Trainspotting sequel T2 (2017).




Additional editor[edit]

Assistant editor[edit]

Assistant director[edit]

  • Solitaire for 2 (1995)

Supervising editor[edit]

  • Access All Areas (2017)


  • Hunting Lila (2017)

Executive producer[edit]


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