Andrew Young

Writer, Producer, Actor

Writer, Producer, Actor


Andrew Young is a prominent civil rights leader and politician. He first became a minister within the United Churches of Christ in the 1950s. Early in his career he studied Gandhi's methods of nonviolent resistance. Young became involved in voter registration drives within the civil rights movement. He became an assistant to Dr. Martin Luther King...
Birth date
1932-03-12

Known For


Fandango at the Wall
Fandango at the Wall
Producer (2020)
Andrew Young Presents
Andrew Young Presents
Writer (2008-2017)
Being Mary Jane
Being Mary Jane
Ambassador Andrew Young (2017)
Rwanda Rising
Rwanda Rising
Writer (2007)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterAndrew Young Presents
(TV Series documentary) (3 episodes, 2014 - 2017) (writer - 27 episodes, 2008 - 2016) - Son of New Orleans (2017) - Strong Medicine (2017) - All Lives Matter (2016) ... (writer) - After the Storm (2014) - LBJ (2014) ... (writer) Show all 30 episodes
WriterLeaving Selma
(Documentary)
2011
WriterCrossing in St. Augustine
(Documentary) (writer)
2010
WriterRwanda Rising2007
RoleTitleYear
ProducerFandango at the Wall
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2020
ProducerLeaving Selma
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2011
ProducerAndrew Young Presents
(TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 2 episodes) - Leaving Selma (2011) ... (executive producer) - Walking with Guns (2008) ... (executive producer)
2008-2011
ProducerChange in the Wind
(producer)
2010
ProducerRwanda Rising
(producer)
2007
RoleTitleYear
ActorBeing Mary Jane
(TV Series) Ambassador Andrew Young - Getting Home (2017) ... Ambassador Andrew Young
2017
RoleTitleYear
ThanksSelma
(the director wishes to thank - as Ambassador Andrew Young)
2014
ThanksMarvin & Tige
(special thanks - as Mayor Andrew Young)
1983
RoleTitleYear
SelfUntitled: LeRoy T. Walker Project
(Documentary) (filming) Self
SelfUltimately Human
(Documentary) (filming) Self
2022
SelfOnward & Upward
(Documentary) (post-production) Self
SelfThe Gettysburg Address
(Documentary) (post-production) Self
SelfThis World is Not My Own
(Documentary) (post-production) Self
SelfCarterland
(Documentary) (completed) Self
2021
SelfBoiling Point
(TV Series documentary) Self
2021
SelfThe Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song
(TV Series documentary) Self - Episode #1.2 (2021) ... Self
2021
SelfAmerica, America, God Shed His Grace on Thee
(Documentary) Self
2020
SelfMLK/FBI
(Documentary) Self - Southern Christian Leadership Conference, U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N., Mayor of Atlanta
2020
SelfAll In: The Fight for Democracy
(Documentary) Self
2020
SelfGood Morning America Weekend Edition
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 18 July 2020 (2020) ... Self
2020
SelfJimmy Carter: Rock & Roll President
(Documentary) Self
2020
SelfShared Legacies
(Documentary) Self
2020
SelfAli's Comeback
(Documentary) Self
2020
Self28th Annual Trumpet Awards
(TV Special) Self - Honoree
2020
SelfThe Black Godfather
(Documentary) Self
2019
SelfLong Time Coming: A 1955 Baseball Story
(Documentary) Self
2018
SelfI Am MLK Jr.
(Documentary) Self
2018
SelfThis Week
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 1 April 2018 (2018) ... Self - Guest
2018
SelfKasie DC
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 25 March 2018 (2018) ... Self (as Rep. Andrew Young)
2018
SelfHope & Fury: MLK, the Movement and the Media
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2018
SelfMartin Luther King by Trevor McDonald
(TV Movie documentary) Self (as Ambassador Andrew Young)
2018
SelfSoundtracks: Songs That Defined History
(TV Series documentary) Self - The Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. (2017) ... Self
2017
SelfMaynard
(Documentary) Self
2017
SelfTriumph, the Untold Story of Perry Wallace
(Documentary) Self
2017
SelfMeet the Press
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 20 August 2017 (2017) ... Self - Episode dated 9 August 2015 (2015) ... Self
2015-2017
SelfJohn Lewis: Get in the Way
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2017
SelfAll the Way: A Walk Through History
(Video documentary short) Self - Historian
2016
SelfRobert Shaw: Man of Many Voices
(Documentary) Self
2016
SelfInside Edition
(TV Series documentary) Self - Golden Globes Preview #2 (2015) ... Self (as Amb. Andrew Young)
2015
SelfThe Colbert Report
(TV Series) Self - Same to You, Pal (2014) ... Self (as Ambassador Andrew Young) - Andrew Young (2008) ... Self (as Ambassador Andrew Young) - Andrew Young (2008) ... Self
2008-2014
SelfATL: The Untold Story of Atlanta's Rise in the Rap Game
(Documentary) Self
2014
Self22nd Annual Trumpet Awards
(TV Special) Self
2014
SelfThe Spirit of '69: The Legacy of Alpha Phi Alpha at the University of Georgia
(Documentary) Self
2014
SelfAndrew Young Presents
(TV Series documentary) Self - Host - Saving Mandela (2014) ... Self - Host - Walking Without Guns (2013) ... Self - Host - 1963: Dreams & Nightmares (2013) ... Self - Host - 1963: The Year That Changed America (2013) ... Self - Host - The Whirlwinds of Revolt (2013) ... Self - Host Show all 24 episodes
2008-2014
SelfPolitics Nation with Al Sharpton
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 5 December 2013 (2013) ... Self (voice)
2013
SelfAmerican Experience
(TV Series documentary) Self / Self - Southern Christian Leadership Conference - JFK: Part 1 (2013) ... Self - Southern Christian Leadership Conference - Roads to Memphis (2010) ... Self - Citizen King (2004) ... Self - Daley: The Last Boss (1996) ... Self - LBJ: Part 2 - My Fellow Americans (1991) ... Self
1991-2013
SelfThe March
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Martin Luther King, Jr.'s political advisor
2013
SelfThe Black Moses
(Documentary) Commentator
2012
SelfThe Reagan Presidency
(TV Series) Self - U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations - Part 1: Domestic Affairs 1979-1989 (2012) ... Self - U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations
2012
SelfBig Bets: 100 Years of Southern Company
(Documentary) Interviewee
2012
SelfBrothers on the Line
(Documentary) Self
2012
SelfSaggin' in the A-T-L...
(Documentary) Self
2011
SelfLeaving Selma
(Documentary) Self
2011
Self19th Annual Trumpet Awards
(TV Special) Self
2011
SelfSing Your Song
(Documentary) Self
2011
SelfGood Morning America
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 17 January 2011 (2011) ... Self
2011
SelfTavis Smiley
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 9 November 2010 (2010) ... Self - Episode dated 1 February 2006 (2006) ... Self (as Rev. Andrew Young) - Episode dated 4 April 2005 (2005) ... Self
2005-2010
SelfHey, Boo: Harper Lee and 'To Kill a Mockingbird'
(Documentary) Self
2010
SelfA Man's Story
(Documentary) Self
2010
SelfChange in the Wind
Self - Host
2010
SelfCrossing in St. Augustine
(Documentary) Self - Host
2010
SelfAlley Pat: The Music Is Recorded
(Documentary) Self
2009
SelfLet Freedom Sing: How Music Inspired the Civil Rights Movement
(Documentary) Self
2009
SelfSoundtrack for a Revolution
(Documentary) Self - Interviewee
2009
Self17th Annual Trumpet Awards
(TV Special) Self
2009
SelfWhy We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy
(Documentary) Self
2009
SelfBeyond Our Differences
(Documentary) Self
2008
SelfThe Hour
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 18 November 2008 (2008) ... Self
2008
SelfMovin' on Up: The Music and Message of Curtis Mayfield and the Impressions
(Video documentary) Self
2008
SelfKing
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2008
SelfThe Night James Brown Saved Boston
(TV Movie documentary) Self (as Dr. Andrew Young)
2008
Self16th Annual Trumpet Awards
(TV Special) Self
2008
Self1968 with Tom Brokaw
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2007
SelfRwanda Rising
Self - Presenter: Former Ambassador to the United Nations
2007
SelfThe Oprah Winfrey Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 26 May 2006 (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - The World of Nat King Cole (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfSoul of Justice: Thelton Henderson's American Journey
(Documentary) Self - Southern Christian Leadership Conference
2005
SelfThe Shot That Shook the World
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2005
Self2005 Trumpet Awards
(TV Special) Self
2005
SelfNASCAR on TNT
(TV Series) Self - Grand Marshal - Aaron's 312 (2004) ... Self - Grand Marshal
2004
SelfShalom Y'all
(Documentary) Self
2003
SelfBrother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin
(Documentary) Self
2003
Self60 Minutes
(TV Series documentary) Self - Former Mayor, Atlanta (segment "Tom Welch") / Self - Former UN Ambassador (segment "Selling the Dream?") - Tom Welch/Unlocking Parkinson's/Michael Apted (2002) ... Self - Former Mayor, Atlanta (segment "Tom Welch") - The Dirty Little Word 'Profiling'/Selling the Dream?/Barbara Cook (2001) ... Self - Former UN Ambassador (segment "Selling the Dream?")
2001-2002
Self2002 Trumpet Awards
(TV Special) Self
2002
SelfWe Shall Not Be Moved
(TV Movie documentary) Self (as Ambassador Andrew Young)
2001
SelfESPN SportsCentury
(TV Series documentary) Self - Charles 'Sonny' Liston (2001) ... Self - Arthur Ashe (2001) ... Self - Joe Louis (1999) ... Self - Hank Aaron (1999) ... Self
1999-2001
SelfThe American President
(TV Series documentary) Thomas Jefferson - The American Way (2000) ... Thomas Jefferson (voice)
2000
SelfChristmas with Robert Shaw
(TV Special) Self - Host
1998
Self4 Little Girls
(Documentary) Self - SCLC (as Rev. Andrew Young)
1997
Self17 Days in the Life of Atlanta
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1996
SelfArthur Ashe: Citizen of the World
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1994
SelfThe Cronkite Report: The Faltering Dream
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1993
SelfThe Real Malcolm X
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Aide to Martin Luther King
1992
SelfNina Simone: La légende
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1992
SelfThe London Programme
(TV Series) Self - London Goes for the Gold (1991) ... Self
1991
SelfThe 12th Annual Black Achievement Awards
(TV Special) Self
1991
SelfEyes on the Prize
(TV Series documentary) Self - The Promised Land: 1967-1968 (1990) ... Self - Two Societies: 1965-1968 (1990) ... Self - Bridge to Freedom: 1965 (1987) ... Self (as Rev. Andrew Young) - No Easy Walk: 1961-1963 (1987) ... Self (as Rev. Andrew Young)
1987-1990
SelfDawn's Early Light: Ralph McGill and the Segregated South
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1988
SelfJFK Remembered
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1988
Self11-22-63: The Day the Nation Cried
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1988
SelfThe Making of 'Black Mayors'
(TV Movie documentary) Self (as Mayor Andrew Young)
1986
SelfSouthern Voices, American Dreams
(Documentary) Self
1985
SelfHarry Belafonte in Concert
(TV Special) Self (as Mayor Andrew Young)
1985
SelfThe 2nd Annual Black Achievement Awards
(TV Special) Self
1979
SelfThe 1st Annual Black Achievement Awards
(TV Special) Self
1978
SelfRoots: One Year Later
(TV Movie documentary) Self - U.S. ambassador, United Nations
1978
SelfI Am Somebody
(Short documentary) Self
1970
SelfThe Merv Griffin Show
(TV Series) Self - Ronnie Dyson, Sam Levenson, Phyllis Newman, Robert Klein, Reverend Andrew Young, Jack Cohane (1969) ... Self
1969
SelfIntegration Report I
(Documentary short) Self
1960
SelfLook Up and Live
(TV Series) Self - Host - The Stranger (1960) ... Self - Host - The Guilty One (1960) ... Self - Host - The Ugly One (1960) ... Self - Host - The Protest (1959) ... Self - Host
1959-1960
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageNo Lye: An American Beauty Story
(Documentary) Self
2019
Archive footageWhat Happened, Miss Simone?
(Documentary) Self (uncredited)
2015
Archive footageHave You Heard from Johannesburg: The New Generation
(Documentary) Self
2010
Archive footage60 Minutes
(TV Series documentary) Self - Former UN Ambassador (segment "Selling the Dream?") - Selling the Dream?/What's New in the Art World/Unlocking Parkinson's (2002) ... Self - Former UN Ambassador (segment "Selling the Dream?")
2002
Archive footageAfter Stonewall
(Documentary) Self (uncredited)
1999
Archive footageGeorge Wallace
(TV Mini-Series) Self - Behind King (uncredited)
1997
Archive footageThe Speeches of Robert F. Kennedy
(Video) Self - Marches with King and Abernathy, at Funeral for King
1995
Archive footageMalcolm X
Self - with King (uncredited)
1992
Archive footageMemories of 1970-1991
(TV Series documentary) Self - 1978 ... Self - 1977 ... Self
1991
Archive footageEyes on the Prize
(TV Series documentary) Self - Ain't Gonna Shuffle No More: 1964-1972 (1990) ... Self - The Time Has Come: 1964-1966 (1990) ... Self
1990
Archive footageKing: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis
(Documentary) Self (as Rev. Andrew Young)
1970