Fred Raskin, ACE[1] (born September 26, 1973) is an American film editor. He is best known for editing three installments in The Fast and the Furious film series and Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained, The Hateful Eight and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.[2] He graduated from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts (1991–1995).

Fred Raskin
Born (1973-09-26) September 26, 1973 (age 46)
OccupationFilm editor
Years active1995–present

In 2015, he was nominated for the ACE Eddie Award for Best Edited Feature Film (Comedy or Musical) for his editing work on Guardians of the Galaxy, along with Hughes Winborne and Craig Wood.[3]


Year Film Director Notes
1995 The Fear Vincent Robert Apprentice film editor
1996 Hard Eight Paul Thomas Anderson Post-production assistant
Tromeo and Juliet Lloyd Kaufman Apprentice editor
Crossworlds Krishna Rao Assistant film editor
Omega Doom Albert Pyun Assistant film editor
1997 Boogie Nights Paul Thomas Anderson Second assistant editor
1998 Hurlyburly Anthony Drazan Second assistant editor
One Foot in the Grave Kevin Ula Christie
Donald D'Amico
Carl Thibault
2000 All the Pretty Horses Billy Bob Thornton First assistant editor
2001 Daddy and Them Second assistant editor
Impostor Gary Fleder Assistant editor


2002 Wesland Ari Eisner Short film
Better Luck Tomorrow Justin Lin Additional editor
Insomnia Christopher Nolan Assistant editor
Punch-Drunk Love Paul Thomas Anderson Additional film editor
2003 Kill Bill: Volume 1 Quentin Tarantino Assistant editor
2004 Kill Bill: Volume 2 Second assistant editor
2006 Annapolis Justin Lin
The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift With Kelly Matsumoto and Dallas Puett
2008 The Lazarus Project John Patrick Glenn
2009 Fast & Furious Justin Lin With Christian Wagner
2010 The Big Bang Tony Krantz
2011 Fast Five Justin Lin Nominated – Saturn Award for Best Editing (shared with Christian Wagner and Kelly Matsumoto)
2012 Hit and Run David Palmer
Dax Shepard
Additional editor
Django Unchained Quentin Tarantino Nominated – BAFTA Award for Best Editing
Nominated – Italian Online Movie Awards for Best Editing
Nominated – Gold Derby Awards for Best Editing
2014 Guardians of the Galaxy James Gunn Nominated – Saturn Award for Best Editing (shared with Hughes Winborne and Craig Wood)
2015 Bone Tomahawk S. Craig Zahler With Greg D'Auria
The Hateful Eight Quentin Tarantino
2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 James Gunn With Craig Wood
2018 The House with a Clock in Its Walls Eli Roth
2019 Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Quentin Tarantino
2021 The Suicide Squad James Gunn


Brother of boxing journalist and podcaster Eric Raskin, columnist of Ringsite Seat magazine, co-hosts of popular podcasts Ring Theory, Gamble On, Showtime Boxing and Breaking Bill (Breaking Bad rewatch podcast with William Dettloff)


  1. ^ "ACE Member Directoy". American Cinema Editors. Retrieved August 17, 2019.
  2. ^ "Fred Raskin". The New York Times.
  3. ^ Hipes, Patrick (January 2, 2015). "ACE Eddie Award Nominations Unveiled". Deadline Hollywood.

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