Darren Banks

Senior Sound Effects Editor


Darren joined Hackenbacker in 2000 after studying at the School of Audio Engineering in London. He started as a runner and since specialising in sound effects design and editing he’s never looked back! 

Darren is  one of the longest serving members of the team and in the 10 years that he has been at Hackenbacker has contributed to every single episode of Spooks deservedly receiving numerous BAFTA nominations for his work on this and other successful programmes.


BAFTA Awards:
Best Sound (Fiction/Entertainment)
Spooks (Nominated)

God on Trial (Nominated)
Life on Mars (Nominated)