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List of The Sopranos Directors

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

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  • Alan Taylor1

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Episodes DirectedPax Soprana, Fire and Blood, Rat Pack, The Fuck Buddy, Blood Ties

    Alan Taylor (born c. 1959) is an American television and film director. He is known for his... more on Wikipedia
  • 2

    BirthplaceNorth East England, Eurasia, United Kingdom, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Episodes DirectedIt's The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, Pax Soprana, Rat Pack, Kalends of February, Driven

    Alan Taylor (born 4 December 1956 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England) is a British racing driver... more on Wikipedia
  • Allen Coulter3
    Allen Coulter is an American television and film director, credited with a number of... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Andy Wolk is an American television and theatre director. Some of his television credits... more on Wikipedia
  • Dan Attias5

    Dan Attias

    Age: 69

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Episodes DirectedState of Sledge, Dennis and Dee Go on Welfare, Crush, Kill Zone, Hopeless

    Daniel Attias (born December 4, 1951) is an American television director and producer. Attias'... more on Wikipedia
  • Danny Leiner6
    Daniel Leiner (May 13, 1961 – October 18, 2018) was an American film director. His credits... more on Wikipedia
  • David Chase7

    BirthplaceContiguous United States, New York, Westchester County, Mount Vernon, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Episodes DirectedMade in America, The Jersey Bounce, Mr. Sandman, Not Buried, Eighteen

    David Henry Chase (born August 22, 1945) is an American screenwriter, director, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • David Nutter8

    David Nutter

    Age: 60

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Episodes DirectedPilot, 522666, Pilot, Threesome (2), Pilot

    David Nutter (born 1960) is an American television and film director and television producer.... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Henry J. Bronchtein is a director, producer and production manager, known for the HBO... more on Wikipedia
  • Jack Bender10

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Episodes DirectedA Ghost Story, Missing Pieces (11): Jin Has a Temper-Tantrum On the Golf Course, Drawing the Line, Reunion, Orientation

    Jack Bender (born September 25, 1949) is an American television and film director, television... more on Wikipedia
  • James Hayman11
    James Hayman, sometimes credited as Jim Hayman, is an American television producer, director... more on Wikipedia
  • 12

    John Patterson

    Dec. at 65 (1940-2005)

    BirthplaceCooperstown, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Episodes DirectedThe Perfect Twenty, The Cookie Crumbles, Bust Out, Sighting 4017: The Devilish Davidson Lights Incident, Marco Polo

    John Tiffin Patterson (April 4, 1940 – February 7, 2005) was a television director known for... more on Wikipedia
  • Lee Tamahori13

    BirthplaceWellington, New Zealand

    NationalityNew Zealand

    Episodes DirectedSilent Towns, Toodle Fucking-Oo, Silent Towns, The Long Rain, Usher II

    Lee Tamahori (; born 17 June 1950) is a New Zealand filmmaker best known for directing the... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Lorraine Senna is an American film and television director. As a television director, her... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Martin Bruestle is an American television producer best known for his work on Northern... more on Wikipedia
  • 16

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Episodes DirectedLaw & Order, Humiliation, Bounty, Double Blind, Don't Kill the Messenger

    Matthew Penn is an American director and producer of television and theatre. Penn has directed... more on Wikipedia
  • 17

    BirthplaceCumbria, Eurasia, Carlisle, Cumbria, United Kingdom


    Episodes DirectedPilot, Red, White and Blues, Cold Cuts, Pilot (Preair)

    Michael "Mike" Figgis (born 1948) is an English film director, screenwriter, and composer. He... more on Wikipedia
  • Nick Gomez18

    Nick Gomez

    Age: 42

    BirthplaceContiguous United States, United States of America, United States, with Territories, Arizona

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Episodes DirectedElectro, Trial By Fire, Old Wounds, Dex, Lies

    Nick Gomez (born April 13, 1963) is an American film director and writer. He has directed for... more on Wikipedia
  • Peter Bogdanovich19

    BirthplaceKingston, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Episodes DirectedA Dime a Dance, Sentimental Education

    Peter Bogdanovich (born July 30, 1939) is an American director, writer, actor, producer,... more on Wikipedia

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    #77 of 120 The Best Comedy Directors in Film History#118 of 743 The Greatest Directors In Movie History

  • Phil Abraham20
    Phil Abraham is an American cinematographer and television director. He worked on all six... more on Wikipedia
  • Rodrigo García21

    BirthplaceBogotá, Colombia


    Episodes DirectedJake and Amy-Week Four, Laura-Week Five, Paul and Gina-Week Three, Jake and Amy-Week One, Pilot

    Rodrigo García Barcha (born 24 August 1959), more commonly known as Rodrigo García, is a... more on Wikipedia
  • Steve Buscemi22

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Episodes DirectedEverybody Hurts, Game On, Retreat to Move Forward, Finnegan's Wake, In Camelot

    Steven Vincent Buscemi ( boo-SEM-i, Italian: [buʃˈʃɛːmi]; born December 13, 1957) is an... more on Wikipedia

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  • 23
    Steve Shill is a British television and film director, actor, screenwriter, and television... more on Wikipedia
  • Tim Van Patten24

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division, Area code 917, Contiguous United States

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Episodes DirectedMade in the U.S.A., House Arrest, An American Girl in Paris, Part Une, The Violin Lesson

    Timothy Van Patten (born June 10, 1959) is an American television director, actor,... more on Wikipedia