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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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Adam Buxton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Television Directors from England
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Adam Offord Buxton is an English comedian and actor. With Joe Cornish, he forms one half of the duo Adam and Joe. The pair presented Adam and Joe on BBC Radio 6 Music, whilst Buxton also presents his own show on 6 Music on Sundays, called Adam Buxton's Big Mix Tape, currently on hiatus. In November ...more

Age: 48

Birthplace: England, London

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Adrian Lester is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Television Directors from England
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Adrian Anthony Lester, OBE is an English actor, director, and writer. ...more

Age: 49

Birthplace: Birmingham, United Kingdom

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Alan Clarke is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Television Directors from England
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Alan Clarke was an English television and film director, producer and writer. ...more

Age: Died at 55 (1935-1990)

Birthplace: Wallasey, United Kingdom

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Alexander Siddig is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Television Directors from England
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Siddig El Tahir El Fadil El Siddig Abderrahman Mohammed Ahmed Abdel Karim El Mahdi is a British actor. He is known by the stage names Siddig El Fadil through the mid-1990s and Alexander Siddig since. He is known for playing Dr. Julian Bashir in the television series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. ...more

Age: 52

Birthplace: Sudan

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