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List of Criminal Minds Directors

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List of every famous television director who has directed at least one episode of Criminal Minds, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list includes anyone who was or is on the directors staff for Criminal Minds. Regular directors as well as guest directors for Criminal Minds are included, along with information such as when they were born and what episodes they directed. Some of these famous Criminal Minds directors may also be actors or producers.

List items include Jason Alexander, Matthew Gray Gubler and many more.

This list helps answer the questions, “Who directed Criminal Minds?” and "What is a list of Criminal Minds directors?"
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Adam Davidson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
Age 55, Credits: Dexter, True Blood & Lost

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, Southern California, Contiguous United States, 90731, + more

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: Durant, Nebraska, Laboring, Bread and Circuses, Under the Influence, + more

Adam Davidson (born August 13, 1964) is an American actor and television director from Los Angeles, California. Davidson has appeared in the following films, The Day Trippers, A Match Made in ...more
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Andy Wolk is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: Four Marshals and a Baby, Safe Haven, Shattered, Remembrance, Skips & Stones, + more

Andy Wolk is an American television and theatre director. Some of his television credits include Tales of the Crypt, The Sopranos, Arli$$, The Practice, The Division, Medium, Ugly Betty, ...more
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Anthony Hemingway is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
Age 42, Credits: True Blood, Fringe & Once Upon a Time

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: Child of the Moon, Plaisir D'Amour, Evil is Going On, The Things About Heroes, Tijuana Brass, + more

Anthony Harold Hemingway (born 1977) is an American film and television director. He has worked extensively in television, directing numerous episodes of CSI: NY, Treme, True Blood and ...more
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Bobby Roth is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
Age 69, Credits: Lost, Fringe & Criminal Minds

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: Watch Over Me, Gimme Some Truth, The Man Behind the Curtain, Reelin' in the Years, Little Prince, + more

Robert Jay "Bobby" Roth (born 1950) is a television and film director, screenwriter and producer. Born and raised in Los Angeles, Roth began his tertiary education at the University of ...more
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Charles Haid is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
Age 76, Credits: Breaking Bad, Criminal Minds & CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Birthplace: California, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: Death by Airbrush, In Lieu of Johnson, Self-Fulfilling Prophecy, Into That Good Night, The 'L' Word, + more

Charles Maurice Haid III (born June 2, 1943) is an American actor and film director, with notable work in both movies and television. He is best known for his portrayal of Officer Andy Renko in ...more
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Chris Long is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors

Episodes Directed: Day 1, 403, Let the War Commense, Scene in a Mall, Through a Glass, + more

Chris Long is a television producer and director.Long was born and raised in London, England where he started working as a sound engineer for recording studios, theater and live concerts. He ...more
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Edward Allen Bernero is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
Age 57, Credits: Criminal Minds, Third Watch & Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: The Fisher King, Part 1, Mayhem, True Night, Demonology, + more

Edward Allen Bernero is an American television writer, producer, and director. He co-created the series Third Watch and has worked as an executive producer on Criminal Minds. He co-created the ...more
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Elodie Keene is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
Age 70, Credits: Glee, Criminal Minds & House

Birthplace: Paso Robles, California

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: Chapter Nine, Recreation, Another Perfect Day, Shari Noble, Duke Collins, + more

Elodie Keene (born April 10, 1949 in Berkeley, California) is an American film/television director, producer and editor. As a television director her credits include ER, NYPD Blue, The Practice, ...more
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Ernest R. Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
Age 68, Credits: The Walking Dead, Dexter & The Vampire Diaries

Birthplace: Area code 862, Area code 973, Area codes 862 and 973, Essex County, Contiguous United States, + more

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: Middleman, What Lies Ahead, In The Game of Life, Shot In The Dark, Unconfirmed Reports, + more

Ernest Roscoe Dickerson (born June 25, 1951) is an American director, cinematographer, and screenwriter of film, television, and music videos. As a cinematographer, he is known for his frequent ...more
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Félix Enrí... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
Age 68, Credits: Breaking Bad, Battlestar Galactica & Criminal Minds

Birthplace: Bakersfield, California

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: Safe, Castles of Sand, Bloodlines, Community, 10-13, + more

Félix Enríquez Alcalá (sometimes credited as Felix Alcala) (born March 7, 1951 in Bakersfield, California) is an American film and television director.
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Gloria Muzio is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: A Ticket Grows in Brooklyn, You Are Here, Hands Free, The Shot, Open Season, + more

Gloria Muzio is an American theatre and television director. She has worked on a number of TV shows including Criminal Minds, Brothers & Sisters, The Black Donnellys, The Closer, ER, Third ...more
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Guy Bee is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: Bang, Rogue River, Children of the Dark, Coalition of the Willing, Family Matters, + more

Guy Norman Bee is an American television director, television producer and former Steadicam operator.
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Guy Ferland is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
Age 53, Credits: The Walking Dead, The Vampire Diaries & Once Upon a Time

Birthplace: Beverly, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: Book of Judges, Fire In The Hole, Keep the Ends Out, Change Partners, Partners, + more

Guy Ferland (born February 18, 1966) is an American film and television director.
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Gwyneth Horder-Payton is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors

Episodes Directed: Sex, Birth, Death, Oiled, What Lies Ahead, + more

Gwyneth Horder-Payton is an American film and television director. Since the late 1980s, she worked as an assistant director on a number of notable films namely Pacific Heights, The Doors, ...more
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J. Miller Tobin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors

Episodes Directed: Under Color of Law, Last Tango, Then Paris, In Plain Sight, The Blair Bitch Project, + more

John Miller Tobin (born January 13, 1961) is an American television director and producer. As a director, Tobin has worked on the television series Oz, The Agency, Numb3rs, Terminator: The Sarah ...more
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Jan Eliasberg is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors

Episodes Directed: Chapter One, You Promise? I Promise, God's Work, Fruit of the Poisonous Tree (1), Poison, + more

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Jason Alexander is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
Age 60, Credits: Seinfeld, Criminal Minds & Mike & Molly

Birthplace: USA, Newark, New Jersey

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: Everybody Hates Graduation, A Very Special Episode, Everybody Hates Gambling, The Good Samaritan, Vince Takes A Bath, + more

Jay Scott Greenspan (born September 23, 1959), known by his stage name Jason Alexander, is an American actor, voice actor, singer, comedian, and director. Alexander is best known for his role as ...more

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Jesús Salvador Tr... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
Age 73, Credits: Criminal Minds, Smallville & Bones

Birthplace: Texas, El Paso, Contiguous United States, United States of America, United States, + more

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: Honor Among Thieves, Seguin, The Reckoning, The Sincerest Form of Flattery, Mother and Child in the Bay, + more

Jesús Salvador Treviño (born March 26, 1946 in El Paso, Texas) is an American television director of Mexican descent.He is alternatively credited under a number of names: Jesus ...more
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John Badham is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
Age 80, Credits: Criminal Minds, Heroes & Psych

Birthplace: Luton, England

Nationality: United States of America, United Kingdom, England

Episodes Directed: End Theme, The Boy Who Predicted Earthquakes, Secrets, Lies and Lamaze, When Life Gives You Lemon Bars, + more

John MacDonald Badham (born August 25, 1939) is an American director of film and television, best known for the films Saturday Night Fever (1977), Dracula (1979), Blue Thunder (1983), WarGames ...more
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John E. Gallagher is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
John E. Gallagher

Episodes Directed: Ashes and Dust, Parental Guidance, No More, Forever, Forever Blue, + more

John E. Gallagher is an American television director. His credits include Third Watch, ER, The Good Wife and Criminal Minds. Prior to working in television, he worked as an assistant director ...more
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John Terlesky is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
Age 58, Credits: Grey's Anatomy, Criminal Minds & Castle

Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: The Born Identity, Cuffed, When the Bough Breaks, The Nutcrackers, Nanny McDead, + more

John Todd Terlesky is an American actor, film director, television director and screenwriter. As an actor he is best known for his titular role in the 1987 film Deathstalker II.
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Jon Cassar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors
Age 61, Credits: Fringe, Criminal Minds & 24

Birthplace: Malta

Nationality: Canada, United States of America

Episodes Directed: Day 5: 5:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M., Part 7 of 8, Day 7: 11:00 P.M.-12:00 A.M., Day 2: 8:00 P.M.-9:00 P.M., Day 7: 7:00 A.M.-8:00 A.M., + more

John Francis "Jon" Cassar (born April 27, 1958) is a Maltese-Canadian television director and producer, known for his work on the first seven seasons of 24. In 2006, he won the ...more
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Karen Gaviola is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: Shotgun, Greek Tragedy, High Rollers, No Man's Land, Proof, + more

Karen Gaviola is an American television producer and director. She is the winner of the 2007 NAACP Image Award for directing "The Whole Truth" episode of the ABC hit series Lost. In ...more
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Kevin Bray is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: Beautiful Little Fool, Won't Get Fooled Again, Where You Are, Torn, Kissinger, + more

Kevin Bray is an American film, television, commercial and music video director. Bray attended the University of Michigan and the University of Paris (Sorbonne) before completing his studies at ...more
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Matt Earl Beesley is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Criminal Minds Directors

Nationality: United States of America

Episodes Directed: To Kill A Predator, Rat Bastard, A House Divided, Manhattenhenge, Eminent Domain, + more

Matthew Earl "Matt" Beesley is an American film director and television director living in Bell Canyon, California; he is the son of Dr Earl Beesley.From 1984 to 1988, he worked as ...more