Kathryn Akin

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  • Agent

    Agent
    Shining Management Ltd
    Contact
    0207734-1981
    Website
    www.shiningvoices.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020American research analyst
Commercial
Barclays ad for The Flip SideTeam Spirit
2020Various American customers
Corporate
Gucci sales candidate testWest End Media
2019American narrator
Corporate
Houston Software Convention filmKartoffel Films
2019Matriarch Celeste, Penny and others
Video Games
Surge 2SIDE Games
2018various Canadian voices
Lip Synch / ADR
Tin Star 2Sky TV
2018American narrator
Corporate
BSH GermanyRegiepapst Media
2018American narrator
Corporate
Deloitte Animated FilmGutsy TV
2017Patty
Animation / Cartoons
High Water- animation pilotRoom One Films
2017various Canadian voices
Lip Synch / ADR
Tin StarSky TV
2017American narrator
Audiobook
Once in a LifetimeRoyal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
2016American narrator
Corporate
B2B animated film for Oracle SoftwareEkstasy Inc
2016various American voices
Computer Game
HorizonSony Entertainment
2016American narrator
Corporate
B2B animated film for NokiaWorkspace One
2016Miranda
Audiobook
The Kind Worth KillingRoyal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
2016various American voices
E-learning
Daily Step Advanced EnglishDaily Step UK
2015lead voice
Commercial
Hospital Funding CutsOntario Nurses Association
2015Victorian politician for mocap, various characters for voice
Computer Game
Assassin's Creed- SyndicateUbisoft
2014various characters
Computer Game
Assassin's Creed- UnityUbisoft
2014news reporter
Commercial
Toonies For TummiesOntario Children's Food Charity
2013mid Atlantic narrator
Corporate
Strongbow Sales Rep videoStrongbow
2011 - 2012lead neutral American voice
Commercial
Sunsilk Shampooother world markets
2011Lt. Cln Gloria McMillan
Radio
Aghanada-Season 6CBC Radio
2011Kate Beckinsale dub
Dubbing
ContrabandFeature Film
2010various American voices
Dubbing
The Special Relationship, Gallow Walker, High School Musical (Mexican to US version)Feature Films Ltd
2010lead neutral American voice
Commercial
Sunsilk ShampooAsian markets
2010American narrator
Corporate
E-Sight Monitoring SystemsBig Head Media
2010lead American voice
Commercial
Sony Ericsson, Sunsilk ShampooUSA test market commercials
2009featured actor/singer
Radio
With Great Pleasure- Paul GambacinniBBC Radio
2009mother Maleine's voice
Documentary
Marlie's New FaceSeptember Films/ Discovery US- Nick Gray
2009various American voices
Dubbing
Planet 51, The PrisonerFeature Animation, ITV/AMC
2008Helpless- novel reading
Radio
Book at BedtimeBBC Radio
2008lead American voice
Commercial
Phillips, AndrexUSA test market commercials
2008Juilliard phone receptionist
Film
The SoloistFeature Film
2008American News Reporter
Documentary
House of SaddamBBC
2008comedy American announcer
Commercial
BB6 Morning Show promoBBC Radio
2007narrator/all characters
Audiobook
Eye- Short Stories by Frank HerbertRoyal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
2007continuity
Television / TV
Five USChannel 5
2007narrator
Documentary
America at a Crossroad- The BrotherhoodPBS America / Tony Stark
2007various American voices
Dubbing
Doctor WhoBBC
2006various American voices
Dubbing
9/11-The Twin Towers, Death of a PresidentBBC TV, Channel 4
2006various American voices
Dubbing
Jonathan Toomey, Til Death, Closing the RingFeature Films Ltd
2006narrator/all characters
Audiobook
Mediator 1-Love You to DeathRoyal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
2006lead American voice
Commercial
Lysol/DettolUSA market
2006time travel computer voice
Film
StormbreakerFeature Films Ltd
2005American narrator
Documentary
HBO promo documentary on new Pride and Prejudice filmSpecial Treats/HBO
2005various American voices
Dubbing
Batman Begins, Doom, Snowcake, Flyboys,The FallFeature Films Ltd
2005narrator/all characters
Audiobook
Honeymoon by James PattersonIsis Audio
2004various American voices
Dubbing
Beyond the Sea, The Wedding Date, White NoiseFeature Films Ltd
2004croupier
Computer Game
Blackjack OnlineJPM
2003Mrs. Oleson
Radio
On the Banks of Plum CreekBBC Radio
2003voice of Glennis Yeager
Documentary
Days that Shook the WorldLion TV/BBC 2
2002Nellie Cross
Radio
Peyton PlaceBBC Radio
2002ditzy hotel receptionist
Commercial
American Airlines radio adClassic FM
2001Bel Canto reading
Radio
The Front RowBBC Radio
2001various American voices
Dubbing
Gangs of New York, Resident EvilFeature Films Ltd
1997Anna
Radio
The Seven Deadly SinsBBC Radio / Pride Arts Festival
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    1997Alexander Technique Teaching Qualification-MSTATThe Constructive Teaching Centre
    1984Musical Theatre ProgrammeBanff Centre for the Arts Canada

    Industry Awards

    Nominated for the 2013 Sterling, Betty Mitchell and the Calgary Critics' Best Actress Awards for her performance as 'Diana" in NEXT TO NORMAL (Citadel Edmonton/Theatre Calgary). Nominated for the 2015 MyTheatre Awards for Outstanding Performance in a Musical for her performance as 'Ima' in THE IMMIGRANT (Toronto)

    Additional Skills

    Highly experienced in documentaries, commercials, animation, ADR, corporate work, educational films, talking books, promos, BBC radio drama and just about anything you can lend a voice to. West End credits in major musicals as an actor singer as well as multiple camera credits.

    Short description of my voice

    A clear clean standard American female voice with warmth, humour and depth. Also very experienced in mid-Atlantic and regional North American accents.

    Referees

    available on request

  • Skills

    Accents (North American)
    • Boston
    • Californian
    • Canadian
    • French Canadian
    • General American
    • Mexico
    • Midwest Farm & Ranch
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    • Texas
    • Upper-Class Massachusetts
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Home Studio
    • No
    ISDN Line
    • No
    Media Specialism
    • Audiobooks
    • Cartoons
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Documentary
    • Dubbing
    • E-learning
    • Jingles
    • Lip Synch / ADR
    • Narration
    • Radio
    • Video Games
    • Voice Direction
    Work Permits
    • Canada
    • EU
    Native accent
    • American - Standard
    Organisation Memberships
    • American Actors UK (UK)
    • Equity
    Voice Style
    • Empathic
    • Informed
    • Natural
    Age Range
    • 30 - 45
    • 45+