Douglas George Charles Argent (21 May 1921 – 30 October 2010) was a British television producer and director.
Following a career as an actor, he had a small role in The Colditz Story (1955), Argent became a floor manager with the BBC later gravitating to work as a director. In this role he supervised early episodes of Till Death Us Do Part (1965).
During the next decade he had a period as the producer of The Liver Birds (1972–76) and of the last series of Steptoe and Son (1974). His last work for the BBC before his official retirement from the corporation was the second series of Fawlty Towers (1979). Subsequently, he worked for ITV and Channel 4.
- The Colditz Story (1955)
- Douglas Argent on IMDb
- BBC Radio 4 obituary programme Last Word about Argent among others
- Douglas Argent at British Comedy Guide