Buckland began his career as a production assistant at Steven Bochco Productions. After working his way up to associate producer, he wrote, produced and directed Dead Guy, a 16-minute short film that received accolades on the festival circuit and caught the attention of industry professionals. From there he went on to produce and direct the critically acclaimed Bochco-produced series Murder One for two seasons, followed by a stint as supervising producer and director of the drama Brooklyn South.
Buckland's additional directing credits include NBC's The West Wing, NYPD Blue, Felicity, Sports Night, Buddy Faro, Maximum Bob, Popular and NBC's Scrubs (for which he received an Emmy Award nomination). Buckland also directed pilot episodes including Cracking Up and Partners, among many others.
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