Norman Buckley is is an American television director and editor best known for his work on The O.C.ChuckGossip Girl, Pretty Little Liars, Ravenswood, and Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists.

Episodes Directed of Pretty Little Liars (23/160)

Season 1 (5/22)

Season 2 (4/25)

Season 3 (3/24)

Season 4 (4/24)

Season 5 (3/25)

Season 6 (2/20)

Season 7 (2/20)

Episodes Directed of Ravenswood (1/10)

Season 1

Episodes Directed of PLL: The Perfectionists (2/10)

Season 1


  • He is close friends with Joseph DoughertyMaya Goldsmith and Bryan Holdman outside of the show.
  • Out of the twenty-three episodes he directed, nine of them were scripted by Joseph Dougherty himself. 
  • He is the only director to have directed scripts written by all major writers on the show. He never directed a script written by Kyle Bown, Kateland Brown or Francesca Rollins.
  • In 2018, he reunited with I. Marlene King in the new series, Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists in a Co-Executive Producer / Director position.
  • He was married to Davyd Whaley in 2008, during a brief legal window in California, and remained legally married to him until Davyd's death on October 15, 2014.


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