Helen Kennedy Turner
DEMO REEL 2018
BARCLAYS BANK "Warfare" - Animated Voiceover
Helen Kennedy is an incredibly powerful, versatile and highly experienced British actress with an excellent ear and flawless US accent who continues to work in international film, TV comedy and drama, commercials, corporate, presenting, comedy improv and voiceover.
Helens most recent film work includes the 80's comedy VHYes directed by Jack Henry Robbins, as well as the 1940's period independent MISS ATKIN'S ARMY directed by Lydia Dean Pilcher where she portrays the wife of Linus Roache, who evades anti-semite discrimination because she doesn't look the stereotypical type. She also makes her American television debut on the ABC pilot THE FIX.
Other noteworthy screenwork includes DOWNTON ABBEY creator Julian Fellowes’ British feature film FROM TIME TO TIME alongside Dominic West and Douglas Booth, the upcoming British feature film JELLYFISH with British comedian Frankie Boyle, a recurring role on TV comedy pilot THE MINISTRY produced by New Form Digital LA and alongside YouTube star Khyan Mansley, the British feature film HI-LO JOE with Aquarius’ Gethin Anthony, a recurring role on HBO's US TV spy drama HUNTED opposite Game Of Thrones’ Stephen Dillane, short films GHOSTED, THE CAR WASHER, GOING UNDER, SKIN DEEP (currently on film festival circuits) and the international, multi award-winning Spanish/American short film SAFARI (for which Helen won the "Best Actress Award" at Festival De Cine De L'Alfas Del Pi together with Goya-nominated actor Luis Bermejo.
Aside from acting, Helen writes and performs her own character comedy having developed her sitcom with BBC Comedy and has written and performed in live satirical comedy show NEWS REVUE in London, performed her sketches live at The Canal Café in London as part of the annual FESTIVE FROLICS show and was thrilled to be invited to be on the BAFTA Comedy Awards Jury in 2016 with some of the UK’s best loved comedians and writer/producers. She is currently developing a comedy spoof series of a famous TV drama show with British director/writer Nino Mancuso.
Helen is a US Greencard holder and a UK Citizen.