Charles McDougall to direct ABC pilot


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Charles McDougall has signed on to direct ABC's dramedy pilot "Good Behavior."

"Behavior," from ABC Studios, is based on the New Zealand format "Outrageous Fortune." It centers on a family of criminals whose matriarch decides it's time for her brood to go straight.

Endeavor-repped McDougall won an Emmy for directing the "Desperate Housewives" pilot, also for ABC/ABC Studios. Other credits include the pilot of "The Tudors" for Showtime.