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Lex Benedict is a Film Editor and Post Production nerd from Panama City, Florida who's been editing professionally for over two decades in Los Angeles, California. 

Lex has spearheaded the post-production and delivery process of 17 feature link films, including documentaries, commercials, shorts and docuseries distributed on platforms such as ARRAY for Netflix, HBO, Hulu, Pureflix, Complex and Amazon.

Released in the fall of 2023, Identity Crisis, starring twins Scout & Sophia Tayui-Lepore and co-starring Maria Canals-Barrera.  It follows a science wiz who learns how to clone herself. It was filmed entirely on campus at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona.  It is Lex’s fifth film to be awarded the IMDBPro “ReFrame Stamp” for gender-balanced productions.  It was named one of Movieguide’s top 10 faith based films! 

Other notable editing work includes the film Alaska is a Drag distributed by Ava DuVernay’s company, ARRAY for Netflix with Jason Scott Lee and Margaret Cho. The micro-budget thriller "At Your Own Risk” now on Pureflix and Tubi, as well as the teen comedy "Switched”  with Denise Richards. The Greatest Inheritance from Mustard Seed Entertainment starring Mena Suvari and Jaleel White was released last year in theaters and on VOD. 

She also edited the 2022 Multicultural campaign “All for Building it” for Macy’s & Complex.

Lex loves science-fiction, horror and dark comedy. She collects vinyl records, dime store sci-fi novels and vintage metal robots. She resides in Los Angeles with her producer husband, an  Australian Cattle Dog, Dash Render and a blind tabby cat named Tango Foxtrot that keeps her on her toes!

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