Helen Young
  •  Phone
    Office:   212 262-0021
    Fax:   212 262-0021
  •  Address
    230 West 56th Street, Suite 48B,
    New York, NY, 10019, United States of America

Helen Young

Helen Young Productions Inc.

Full Bio
Helen Young is an Emmy award-winning writer and producer who forged a career in broadcast journalism by blending a passion for investigative reporting with a commitment to illuminating critical issues of the day. She is currently writing, directing, and producing ˝The Nuns, The Priests and The Bombs˝ an independent documentary that examines security surrounding America˝s nuclear weapons facilities in the wake of two high profile breaches. One occurred at the Y-12 Nuclear Security Complex in Oak Ridge, Tennessee in 2012, and the other at the Kitsap-Bangor U.S. Naval Base near Seattle in 2009. In both cases activists, including Catholic nuns and priests in their eighties, were able to penetrate the facilities by cutting through fences with bolt cutters. Y-12 stores the bulk of America˝s bomb grade uranium and the Kitsap-Bangor naval base is home to some 1,300 nuclear warheads as well as eight Trident submarines. The narrative interweaves the story of the activists with facts about the cost and lethal power of A

Professional Credits
Childhood Obesity - Danger Zone, Food Network, Al Roker Entertainment

America's Astronauts - from Mercury to Apollo to Today, MSNBC's Living History, documentary

Eye on America, CBS Evening News with Dan Rather (Oklahoma City bombing, the death of Princess Diana, OJ Simpson murder trial)