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Will Simpson is a filmmaker, editor and designer based in the UK.

For the past 20+ years I have worked as a freelance shooting director / editor and projection designer for stage shows.

I am an highly experienced Avid and Premiere editor working for a broad spectrum of clients including the BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5Sky and brands such as BMWPGA, Sony PlayStation, Fifa, Disney, Unilever, Shell, Arts Council England, Asda, Royal Mail and Zalando.

Recent series edits include The Real Full Monty (ITV/SpunGold TV), Cause of Death (Channel 5/Candour), The Pearl Island (SpunGold TV); Our Lives (BBC1); Second Hand for Fifty Grand (Channel 4/Wise Owl) and You Do You (Channel 4/Instagram).

Projection Design for shows include Rocky the Musical (Stuttgart, Stage Entertainment); Derren Brown - Miracle (National tour); Theatre of Illumination (Light Night Leeds); Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (West Yorkshire Playhouse & UK tour); Richard III and Charlie Peace (Nottingham Playhouse); the award winning adaptation of Of Mice and Men (Mike Kenny / Mind the Gap) and the European stage premiere of the critically acclaimed West End production of The Kite Runner.

The Kite Runner has seen two successful West End runs, two national tours, an international run at Dubai Opera House and Helen Hayes Theatre on Broadway in 2022. It is also due to tour North America in 2024.

If you'd like to chat about a project don't hesitate to get in touch on

A few things that might be useful or of interest:
- Editor bio
- Visual Arts and Projection Design bio
- IMDB Profile

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