Legendary Editor Anne V. Coates to Receive Honorary Oscar

Anne V. Coates, editor of the 1987 “Masters of the Universe” movie, has been selected for a lifetime achievement Oscar! The highly respected film editor won an Oscar for editing 1962’s Lawrence of Arabia. Born in Reigate, England, Anne has spent more than 60 years as a film editor. She also received the Academy Award nominations for Becket, The Elephant Man, In the Line of Fire and Out of Sight.


Scene from “Masters Of The Universe”, edited by Anne V. Coates, ACE.

Legendary Film Editor Anne V. Coates, ACE on the Challenges of Cutting “Becket”.