Tim Thomson

Edit Producer,Producer / Director

Contact Details

For all bookings please call (+44) 020 7287 6110 or email hello@tovs.co.uk

This CV may be kept on file and distributed for employment purposes.


A highly motivated & enthusiastic Edit Producer, Tim is extremely organised, creative & versatile having worked across a breadth of programming. Tim has cut both half hours & hour longs for major broadcasters on programming from fact ents to specialist factual. Voiceover can range from irreverent to straight (or none at all).

Tim is also skilled in directing crews, producing & casting. He enjoys getting the very best out of contributors & talent alike. With strong teamwork skills & a great communicator, Tim always strives to deliver with a sense of humour.

Selected Credits

Cruising with Susan CalmanEntertainmentViacomEdit Producer
Presenter led, channel 5 hour long cruising/travel show. Cut one episode whilst cutting packages for a second.
Come Dine With MeReality TVMultiStoryProducer / Director
Producing and directing C4 half hours. Directing crew and contribs on location including day prep and dinner parties. Edit producing eps and writing irreverent VO on a very quick turnaround.
Hollywood Royalty:
Clint Eastwood
DocumentaryViacomEdit Producer
A 90 minute doc about the life of Clint Eastwood using a wealth of archive & interviews to tell the key stories of a 70 year career.
Wartime Handbook:
Keep Calm & Carry On
for Channel 5
Edit Producer
Cutting packages & stitching ep 1 of an hour long living history show (remotely) - including archive, talking heads & actuality. Cut series pre titles & big emotional end sequence.
Coronation Street:
60 Unforgettable Years
DocumentaryITVEdit Producer
Very fast turn around - cutting packages & stitching a 90 minute doc to celebrate 60 years of Corrie.
Story of the SongsDocumentaryViacom
for Five
Edit Producer
Hour long music doc about Eric Clapton, telling his story through three of his top tracks. Also executed notes for several other episodes within the series
Secrets of the Square
DocumentaryBBC Studios
for BBC1
Archive Producer
The Cast of EE join Stacey Dooley in the Walford East to take a look at some of their favourite moments in the square. Worked across two episodes in the series and oversaw the online
The Wonderful World of Chocolate
Series 3
Specialist FactualViacom
for Five
Edit Producer
An hour long show featuring stories about gravity defying chocolate sculptures, the history of long forgotten chocolate bars and a man on a mission to use the entire cacao fruit in his cafe. Also cut packages for various other episodes
RuPaul’s Drag Race UK:
It’s a Wrap
Reality TVWorld of Wonder
for BBC Three
Edit Producer
30 min show for BBC 3. Very quick turnaround - full of interviews and behind the scenes footage.
The Wonderful World of Chocolate
Series 2
Specialist FactualViacom
for Five
Edit Producer
Cut an hour long episode plus packages to be included within other shows
Vegas 24/7Observational DocumentaryViacom
for Five
Edit Producer
Cut 1 x 60 min obs doc about life in Las Vegas, stories included everything from 3 friends from Manchester doing a poker tour of the States to the man on a mission to help the growing homeless population of Vegas.
Inside VersaillesDocumentaryBBC2Edit Producer
10 x 5 – 10 mins historical shorts that accompanied BBC 2 drama ‘Versailles’
Martin Lewis Money Show LiveCurrent AffairsShiver
for ITV
Live Jnr / Day Producer
Casting & producing audience & guests asking questions during the live show.
Come Dine With MeReality TVShiver
for Channel 4
Producer / Director
Multiple 30 min eps - Planning shoots & directing crews & contributors on location. Took my own shows into the edit.
Couples Come Dine With MeReality TVShiver
for Channel 4
Producer / Director
C4 hour longs for the couples version.
DevelopmentDevelopmentBBCAssistant Producer
Writing pitches & developing ideas for BBC Entertainment.
One Night in 2012:
An Imagine… Special
DocumentaryRogan Prods
for BBC
Assistant Producer
A Grand Night In:
The Story of Aardman
DocumentaryBBC /
Assistant Producer
Couples Come Dine With MeReality TVShiver
for Channel 4
Assistant Producer
Multiple hour long eps as PD - also took my own shows into the edit
Come Dine With MeReality TVShiver
for Channel 4
Assistant Producer
Strictly Come DancingReality TVBBCAssistant Producer
Strictly Len GoodmanDocumentaryBBCAssistant Producer


Leeds University – BA Broadcasting 2.1