Famous Television Directors from England

List of notable or famous television directors from England, with bios and photos, including the top television directors born in England and even some popular television directors who immigrated to England. If you're trying to find out the names of famous English television directors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These television directors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known television director from England is included when available.

This is a list that features people like Ricky Gervais and Alfred Hitchcock.

This historic television directors from England list can help answer the questions "Who are some English television directors of note?" and "Who are the most famous television directors from England?" These prominent television directors of England may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected English television directors.

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    • Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
    Adam Offord Buxton (born 7 June 1969) is an English comedian, writer and actor. He forms one half of the duo Adam and Joe, with filmmaker Joe Cornish. The pair presented Adam and Joe on BBC Radio 6 ...more
    • Birthplace: Birmingham, England, UK
    Adrian Anthony Lester (born 14 August 1968), born Anthony Harvey, is an English actor, director, and writer.
  • Alan Clarke
    Dec. at 54 (1935-1990)
    • Birthplace: Wallasey, United Kingdom
    Alan John Clarke (28 October 1935 – 24 July 1990) was an English television and film director, producer and writer.
  • Alexander Siddig

    Alexander Siddig

    Age: 57
    • Birthplace: Sudan
    Siddig El Tahir El Fadil El Siddig Abderrahman Mohammed Ahmed Abdel Karim El Mahdi (Arabic: صدّيق الطاهر الفاضل الصدّيق عبدالرحمن محمد أحمد عبدالكريم المهدي‎ Ṣiddīq aṭ-Ṭāhir al-Fāḍil aṣ-Ṣiddīq ʿAbd ...more
  • Alfred Hitchcock
    Dec. at 80 (1899-1980)
    • Birthplace: Leytonstone, London, England, UK
    Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock (13 August 1899 – 29 April 1980) was an English film director and producer, widely regarded as one of the most influential filmmakers in the history of cinema. Known as ...more
  • Andrew Gunn may refer to: Andrew Gunn (director), British television director Andrew Gunn (film producer) (born 1969), American film producer