'Criminal Minds' 'Gatekeeper': Matthew Gray Gubler likes directing 'strange ones'

Matthew Gray Gubler knows every new season of "Criminal Minds" means more than an acting job for him.The CBS show's Dr. Spencer Reid also has gotten to direct at least one episode -- and usually two -- for the past several years. His latest turn for dual duty comes Wednesday (Nov. 6) with "Gatekeeper," as the Behavioral Analysis Unit searches for a new Boston strangler who takes a memento from each victim."This is my sixth time," the friendly Gubler tells Zap2it of directing the series. "It's what brought me to Los Angeles originally, and what I went to school for, so it's great to have the opportunity to do it on the show that I'm on."I think my first ones were well-received, so I've been very fortunate they've asked me to do two for the past couple of years. To keep on getting asked to do it is a real honor."Fellow "Criminal Minds" cast and...



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