JACOB P. HENSBERRY – Producer/Editor

PHONE 917-974-2353 • E-MAIL

Portfolio –

Represented by Pipeline Talent


Emerson College Boston , MA

Bachelor of Sciences in Film – Class of 1997

-Graduated with Honors GPA: 3.7


AMC Networks

January 2013 to present


-Editor of network promotions and short documentaries

for such shows as The Walking Dead, Turn, Into the Badlands,

Preacher and Mad Men.

The History Channel

March 2010 – January 2013


-Editor of network promotions and short documentaries

for shows such as Pawn Stars, Ancient Aliens and Harvest.

Freelance Editor

February 2006 – March 2010

-Editor of various network television programs and on-line content

Credits include:

Rescue My Renovation – DIY network

The Rachel Zoe Project – Bravo

Copwives – Lifetime

Spaces TV – Foglight Productions (nominated for a Webby Award)

Nick Mom – Nickelodeon

Make Me a Supermodel – Bravo

Nike Sister One advertising campaign for Curious Pictures

Several commercials for ESPN for The Vault NYC

New York University Film and Television Department

March 2002 – February 2006

Instructor/Facilities Manager

-Supervise the daily classroom activities for evening classes.

-Provide technical support to professors using film and video equipment

to instruct students. Personally Instruct students

on equipment use.

-Act as a Broadcast Engineer to ensure that the facility functions


-Supervise a 4 to 6 person staff during evening hours.

-Coordinate technical classroom needs with the School of Continuing and

Professional Studies.

-Act as a crew member during live shoots for various University

departments. -Edit various University related projects.

VDO Images

January 1999 – August 2001

Production Technician and Junior Broadcast Designer

-Attended production Meetings and collaborated with designers on all

client projects.

-Provided technical support to designers by updating various animation

workstations with new software, making duplications for clients,

assembling master reels, and installing new broadcast and digital


-Co-produced film shoots for clients such as Cinemax, CNN and Telemundo

by hiring crew members and booking locations and equipment Completed

rough budgets.

-Acted as editor using an uncompressed Final Cut Pro suit and Adobe

After Effects.

Humoring The Fates Animation

June 1997 – October 1998 ]

Editor and Compositor

-Supervised the output of various stages of animation.

-Acted as an editor and compositor for a variety of commercials and

music videos.

-Produced projects from conception through post and obtained new


Oliver Stone / Illusion Entertainment

March 1996 – April 1997


-Acted as a liaison during the production of the film “U-turn”.

-Attended development meetings and story conferences.

-Worked with executives and writers during various stages of script



Member of the Independent Feature Project Since 1995


Highly knowledgeable of all professional broadcast and film equipment


Any configuration of patch

bay, routers, VDA’s and engineering involving component and composite

wiring of decks and cameras. Theatrical lighting and sound stage

production and maintenance. Steenbeck, and flatbed editors, 16mm film

production and sound.

Expert knowledge of post production equipment including Apple Computers,

Final Cut Pro, AVID, All Adobe software, Pro-Tools and proper post production


All MS Office Applications.