Asher Lewis has been honored to have his work recognized with an Emmy nomination and is the recipient of two Shorty and Telly Awards.
An editor and producer for over a dozen years, he has worked with some of the industry’s most luminous leaders and talents; from producing interviews with Norman Lear to executing presentations for Steve Jobs. His credits span from documentaries, such as the features Corpus Christi: Playing with Redemption and char•ac•ter, to work with Marvel’s ANTMAN. In narrative, scripted and unscripted, he has worked with networks including The Walt Disney Company, MTV, TLC, TNT, The CW, CNN, Travel Channel, and The Television Academy.
His creative instincts and vision have been brought to bear on a variety of projects and roles; whether acting as a producer, editor, creative director in development, production and post; developing scripts, building marketing strategies, producing upfront presentations, executing campaigns, and making television.
Recently he has been working as co-producer and editor on the groundbreaking documentary series OUT OF THE BOX, a tour de force multi-part documentary series profiling the power of television to shape hearts and minds through the lens of the LGBT rights movement. The film is told through the voices of those who defined the culture and medium such as Rob Reiner, Billy Crystal, Sigourney Weaver, Sean Hayes, Jill Soloway, and many others. As executive producer he is working with director Henry Alberto (Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe) to bring to life House of Mayhem, a new LGBT focuses series based on the GLAAD award-nominated play by David Pumo.
Asher is currently at work on a new documentary series with Herzog & Company for ESPN.