John Sacret Young

John Sacret Young


John Sacret Young is an author, producer, director, and screenwriter primarily in television. Young has been nominated for seven Emmys and seven Writers Guild of America Awards, winning two WGA Awards. He is perhaps best known for co-creating along with William F. Broyles Jr. , China Beach, the critically acclaimed ABC drama series about the medics and nurses during the Vietnam War. For his work on the show, Young received five Emmy and four Writer’s Guild Award nominations.… Read More

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2008 ? In 2008 Young partnered as Executive Producer with Robert Redford, Young had written Generations, a pilot for TNT, which he also directed.
2016 ? In 2016, Young will write the upcoming NBC movie 'Jolene' based on the Dolly Parton song. … Read More
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