September 13th, 2021
Ian is currently editing a feature documentary about the national security law protests directed by Sean Fleck.
November 10th, 2020
Ian is currently editing a feature documentary entitled "A New Day One" about formerly incarcerated persons directed by Topher Hall.
March 2nd, 2020
Ian is working at ITV America on Alone for The History Channel.
June 4th, 2019
Ian is currently editing a feature documentary entitled "Here is Better" about Military PTSD directed by Jack Youngelson.
April 1st, 2019
Ian is working at Engel Entertainment on Alaska PD for A&E Networks.
September 24th, 2018
Ian is working at Painless Television on Fearless Adventures with Jack Randall for Nat Geo Wild.
June 26th, 2018
Ian is working at E One Entertainment on MTV True Life for Viacom Networks.
April 16th, 2018
Ian is working at Bunim Murray on Ball in the Family for Facebook Watch.
December 4th, 2017
Ian is working at Pilgrim Studios on Wicked Tuna for The National Geographic Channel.
September 9th, 2017
Life Below Zero editors Eric Michael Schrader, Matt Mercer, Ian Richardson and Tony Diaz won the Emmy for Outstanding Editing for an Unstructured Reality Television Program for the "River of Rage" episode.
July 13th, 2017
Life Below Zero editors Ian Richardson, Tony Diaz, Matt Mercer and Eric Michael Schrader were nominated for the Emmy for Outstanding Editing for an Unstructured Reality Television Program for the "River of Rage" episode. Wish them luck on September 9th, 2017 at the 69th annual Creative Arts Emmy awards.
April 24th, 2017
IDA invites you to its Awards Spotlight: National Geographic - Life Below Zero with screening of episode “Loaded” plus a special behind the scene short. National Geographic's fan favorite series Life Below Zero follows the lives of rugged individuals living subsistence lifestyles in remote areas of Alaska as they brave the frigid winter temperatures and the ensuing spring break up. Featuring Emmy Award winning cinematography, the series' stunning visuals take viewers deep into the frozen tundra to examine a way of life that is nearly unimaginable. Following the screening is a moderated Q&A featuring Editor Ian Richardson, Executive Producers Travis Shakespeare and Joe Litzinger, Emmy-Nominated DPs Terry Pratt, Mike Cheeseman and Ben Mullin. Moderated by IDA Executive Director Simon Kilmurry.