TV Directors List of EastEnders Directors

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

Examples of items on this list include Jeremy Brock and Antonia Bird.

This list helps answer the questions, “Who directed EastEnders?” and "What is a list of EastEnders directors?"

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Alan Wareing is a British television director. He has directed hundreds of episodes of Coronation Street and Emmerdale. He became interested in directing through amateur theatre. He directed ...more

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Died at 62 (1951-2013) Antonia Bird, FRSA was an English television drama and feature film director and producer.

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Died at 84 (1925-2009) Barry Leopold Letts was a British actor, television director, writer and producer. Born in Leicester, he worked on the BBC science fiction television series Doctor Who and produced the BBC's ...more

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age 79 Bill Gilmour is a Scots television director. He was born on 17 March 1939 in the small town of Peebles in the Tweed Valley of the Scottish Borders. He went to Ealing Art College in West London, ...more

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Died at 68 (1938-2006) Bill Hays was a British television director who is best remembered for the award-winning Orde Wingate and Rock Follies, a BBC adaptation of the Ivan Turgenev play A Month in the Country, The ...more

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age 67 Chris Clough is an English director and producer of television. Clough studied English literature at Leeds University. He went there because they had a television studio available for the ...more

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Clive Arnold Clive Arnold is a British television director, known for his work on the BBC One soap opera EastEnders.

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age 81 Gareth Gwenlan OBE is a British television producer, best known for his work on shows such as The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin, To the Manor Born, Only Fools and Horses, and High Hopes. In ...more

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age 73 Graeme Harper is a British television director. He is best known for his work on the science-fiction series Doctor Who, for which he is the only person to have directed episodes of both the ...more

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age 59 Jeremy Brock is an English actor, producer, writer, fisher and director whose works include the screenplays Mrs. Brown, Driving Lessons, The Last King of Scotland, and Charlotte Gray. His awards ...more

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Died at 70 (1927-1997) Julia Smith was an English television director and producer. She is best known as a writer and co-creator of the BBC soap opera EastEnders.

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Karl Neilson age 47 Karl Neilson is a British television director. He left school and started work as a van driver for an electrical goods company in Southport. Harbouring an ambition to be a director, and with an ...more

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Keith Boak is a British television director, best known for his work on several popular continuing drama series during the 1990s and 2000s. His career began in 1991 when he directed a short ...more

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age 74 Matthew Robinson is a British film & television executive producer, producer, director and writer. He is the older brother of musician, broadcaster and gay rights activist Tom Robinson.

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age 76 John Michael "Mike" Gibbon is an English television producer and director. Gibbon married Moya McCarthy in July 1976 and they have a daughter, Sophie. He directed and produced the BBC ...more

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age 72 Stephen Butcher is a British television director.