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This article's subject relates to Season 1 of 24.This is a production article written from an out-of-universe perspective

David Thompson was an editor on 24 for the first episode of the show. He is the creator of the split screen effect that is still used to this day.

He has also worked on The Dresden Files, featuring 24 actor Paul Blackthorne. Before this, he worked on La Femme Nikita with Joel Surnow and Robert Cochran.

Thompson acted in the 1988 Night Heat episode The Wrong Woman. This is his only acting credit to date.

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Thompson was the editor for the premiere episode of 24.

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