Charles McDougall
Portrayed by
Episodes Written
{{{Episodes Written}}}
Episodes Directed
{{{Episodes Directed}}}
Episodes Produced
{{{Episodes Produced}}}
First mentioned
Episode count
Charles McDougall
Date of birth
Manner of death
Episode of death
Family members

Charles McDougall is a director on the first season of the American version of "Secrets and Lies".


McDougall has directed for popular television series which include the pilot episode of ABC's Desperate Housewives (which includes the unaired pilot as well). McDougall has also directed episodes of Queer as Folk (UK) on Channel 4 and Sex and the City on HBO. McDougall directed the first two episodes of the US TV Series The Tudors as well as an episode of Good Behavior. He won an Emmy for Best Directing for a Comedy Series for his work on Desperate Housewives.


  • Secrets and Lies (TV Series) (1 episode) Pilot 2014
  • Resurrection (TV Series) (1 episode)
  • The Mindy Project (TV Series) (3 episodes)
  • House of Cards (TV Series) (2 episodes)
  • The Office (TV Series) (8 episodes)
  • Parks and Recreation (TV Series) (2 episodes)
  • The Chicago Code (TV Series) (1 episode)
  • The Good Wife (TV Series) (2 episodes)
  • Good Behavior (TV Movie)
  • Backyards & Bullets (TV Movie)
  • Big Shots (TV Series) (1 episode)
  • The Tudors (TV Series) (2 episodes)
  • Surrender, Dorothy (TV Movie)
  • Desperate Housewives: Oprah Winfrey Is the New Neighbor (TV Short)
  • Call Me: The Rise and Fall of Heidi Fleiss (TV Movie)
  • Desperate Housewives (TV Series) (2 episodes)
  • Keen Eddie (TV Series) (1 episode)
  • Sex and the City (TV Series) (6 episodes)
  • Sunday (TV Movie)
  • Wonderland (TV Series)
  • Tube Tales
  • Heart
  • Queer as Folk (TV Series) (4 episodes)
  • Rules of Engagement (TV Movie)
  • Cracker (TV Series) (2 episodes)
  • 99-1 (TV Series) (2 episodes)
  • Inside Out IV (Video) (episode "Put Asunder", episode "Save the Wetlands")
  • Between the Lines (TV Series) (3 episodes)
  • Inside Out III (Video) (episode "Dogs Playing Poker")
  • Casualty (TV Series) (1 episode)
  • Arrivederci Millwall

Directed Episodes

Secrets & Lies

Season 1


  • The Mindy Project (TV Series) (executive producer - 26 episodes)
  • Resurrection (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
  • The Chicago Code (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
  • The Good Wife (TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
  • Backyards & Bullets (TV Movie) (executive producer)
  • The Tudors (TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)

External links