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TV EPISODES DIRECTED BY WOMEN

by Ally the Manic Listmaker
Debbie Allen – Jane the Virgin, Scandal, A Different World Allison Anders – Sex and the City Neema Barnette – Queen Sugar Amanda Bearse – several including MADtv and Dharma & Greg Shaz Bennett – Queen Sugar Garrett Bradley – Queen Sugar Sarah Boyd – Bates Motel Charlotte Brändström – several including Grey’s Anatomy Kat Candler – Queen Sugar Patricia Cardoso – Queen Sugar Christina Choe – Queen Sugar Lisa Cholodenko – several including The L Word, Six Feed Under Kat Coiro – Mozart in the Jungle Martha Coolidge – Sex and the City Julie Dash – Queen Sugar DeMane Davis – Queen Sugar Tamra Davis – several including Grey’s Anatomy and Ugly… Read more

Debbie Allen – Jane the Virgin, Scandal, A Different World
Allison Anders – Sex and the City
Neema Barnette – Queen Sugar
Amanda Bearse – several including MADtv and Dharma & Greg
Shaz Bennett – Queen Sugar
Garrett Bradley – Queen Sugar
Sarah Boyd – Bates Motel
Charlotte Brändström – several including Grey’s Anatomy
Kat Candler – Queen Sugar
Patricia Cardoso – Queen Sugar
Christina Choe – Queen Sugar
Lisa Cholodenko – several including The L Word, Six Feed Under
Kat Coiro – Mozart in the Jungle
Martha Coolidge – Sex and the City
Julie Dash – Queen Sugar
DeMane Davis – Queen Sugar
Tamra Davis – several including Grey’s Anatomy and Ugly Betty
Cheryl Dunye – Queen Sugar
Ava DuVernay – Queen Sugar
Jodie Foster – House of Cards
Sarah Frost – Fairly Odd Parents
Jennifer Getzinger – several including Mad Men
Maria Govan – Queen Sugar
Aurora Guerrero – Queen Sugar
Tanya Hamilton – Queen Sugar
Agnieszka Holland – several including The Wire, House of Cards, Horící ker
Nicole Holofcener – Parks and Recreation
Laura Innes – several including Grey’s Anatomy and How to Get Away with Murder
Elodie Keene – several including Jane the Virgin, Glee
Maryam Keshavarz – Queen Sugar
So Yong Kim – Queen Sugar
Mimi Leder – several including ER, Nashville, The West Wing
Lesli Linka Glatter – several including Homeland and The Walking Dead
Ida Lupino – several including Gilligan’s Island, Bewitched, The Twilight Zone, Alfred Hitchcock Presents
Tina Mabry – Queen Sugar
Victoria Mahoney – Queen Sugar
Amanda Marsalis – Queen Sugar
Christine Moore – several including CSI:NY
Rachael Moriarty – One Night Stand
Nijla Mumin – Queen Sugar
Salli Richardson-Whitfield – Queen Sugar
Claire Scanlon – several including Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, The Mindy Project
Lynn Shelton – several including Fresh Off the Boat and Mad Men
Amy Sherman-Palladino – several including Gilmore Girls and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Kari Skogland – several including House of Cards, The Walking Dead
Jill Soloway – Transparent
Wendey Stanzler – Mozart in the Jungle
Betty Thomas – Doogie Howser, M.D.
Lea Thompson – Switched at Birth
Liesl Tommy – Queen Sugar
Christina Voros – Queen Sugar
Lina Wertmüller – Il giornalino di Gian Burrasca
Sue Wolf – tons of HBO specials
Lauren Wolkstein – Queen Sugar
Robin Wright – House of Cards

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