Desmond Saunders (24 June 1926 - 21 April 2018) was a director and writer who was best known for his work on numerous Gerry Anderson productions. Saunders was a director and writer on Thunderbirds, directing 11 episodes and co-writing an audio story.
- Desmond Saunders co-wrote the Century 21 Records audio-story F.A.B. with David Graham. This story was subsequently turned into a Thunderbirds 1965 episode.