To Not Fade Away is narrated by Lea Thompson, veteran broadcast journalist known for hard-hitting, informative investigative pieces particularly focused on health, consumer, environment, fraud and safety issues. She has won hundreds of professional and civic awards – including multiple Polk, Peabody, Murrow, and Loeb awards, IRE medals, and both regional and national Emmys. Thompson was a Chief Correspondent for Dateline NBC for 15 years, which included work for NBC Nightly News, Today, MSNBC, CNBC, Discovery, Learning Channel and more. Before that she anchored at WRC-TV in Washington, D.C.