John Henderson is a director of Shameless (US) and was born in 1949.
His first directing job was for Spitting Image on ITV, which won him a BAFTA. Henderson's other television credits include the multi award winning series The Burrowers, the 1999 Comic Relief Doctor Who skit The Curse of Fatal Death; the comedy How Do You Want Me? starring Dylan Moran and two series of the BBC's scifi comedy Hyperdrive. He has also directed several feature films including Loch Ness, Bring Me the Head of Mavis Davis, Two Men Went to War, and Mee-Shee: The Water Giant. He also wrote the family-based feature film, The Adventures of Greyfriars Bobby, released in 2005. Bring Me the Head of Mavis Davis was entered into the 20th Moscow International Film Festival.