Hen Island The Movie Cast List
Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
Chief Prosecuting Attorney, Riverkeeper
Founder/Chairman, Waterkeeper Alliance
“You’ve got basically a criminal enterprise occurring on Hen Island, and everybody there knows it, but they have been able to get away with it by capturing and influencing illegally, the agencies that are supposed to protect the people of New York State from pollution.”
Robert F. Kennedy Jr.’s success as an environmental activist and attorney is recognized worldwide. Named one of Time magazine’s “Heroes for the Planet,” Mr. Kennedy led the Riverkeeper organization in the fight to restore the Hudson River. His achievement resulted in the development of over 185 Waterkeeper organizations around the world. Collectively these organizations are known as The Waterkeeper Alliance. Mr. Kennedy currently serves as the Chairman of the Board.
Mr. Kennedy is also a Clinical Professor and Supervising Attorney at a Pace University Environmental Litigation Clinic. Earlier in his career, Mr. Kennedy is credited with leading the fight to protect New York City’s water supply.