Kelly Lyon

Kelly Lyon (nee Kelly Brickner) is a film and video editor specializing in comedy.  She edits the parody commercials, digital shorts, and music videos for NBC's Saturday Night Live.  Kelly edited the montage of political sketches for the Emmy Award winning SNL 40th Anniversary Special.  She has also edited for IFC's Portlandia, and recently completed the upcoming feature film Brother Nature, starring Taran Killam & Bobby Moynihan.

Kelly has edited many award winning shorts, including the Emmy nominated This American Life's "Videos 4U: I Love You", which won a 2015 Webby award for Best Individual Short Drama. Sequin Raze won the Honorable Mention Short Film Jury Award at the 2013 SxSW Film Festival, and has since transformed into Lifetime's Emmy nominated hit show Unreal.    Melvin The Birder won outstanding video in the 2015 PDN Photo Annual contest.  

Aside from narrative, Kelly also edits music videos, commercials, stand up comedy specials, and documentary shorts.  Kelly splits her time between New York City & Portland, Oregon, and travels to work with clients all over the country.  Please email for booking inquiries.


Saturday Night Live, Portlandia, Netflix, Paramount, Broadway Video, This American Life, National Geographic Channel, Wieden + Kennedy, M ss ng Pe ces, North, Nike, Target, Intel, Heineken, American Express, and many more.