Actor Profile


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Kathryn Akin

Height:  5'5" (165cm)
Build:    Medium
Eyes:  Brown
Hair:    Dark Brown, Mid Length
Voice: Engaging, Warm

Playing Ages :   41-50
Playing Roles :  Eastern European, Hispanic, Mediterranean, White
Nearest City:     London

Contact:  Directly or through my agent (see Spotlight page)
E-mail:kathrynakin01@gmail.com
Spotlight: 8613-1202-4950

Memberships: Equity, American Equity, Canadian Equity, ACTRA, AmericanActorsUK

Profile:
Recent UK film/TV: Air Crash Confidential for Discovery, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again for Universal (ensemble for both film and soundtrack). Theatre: in the West End's DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY at The Charing Cross Theatre in 2017 was called 'powerful' (Independent) and 'poignant' (Mail on Sunday). Has played featured or supporting roles in many West End productions, leading roles in both plays and musicals at well known regional theatres all around the UK as well as midscale theatres in London, multiple BBC TV and Radio credits and extensive experience in voice over and camera work. Kathryn also works in Canada where she was nominated for the 2016 MyTheatre Award for THE IMMIGRANT in Toronto and for the 2013 Sterling, the Betty Mitchell and the Calgary Critics Awards for her critically acclaimed performance in NEXT TO NORMAL in Alberta, also acclaimed in the smaller Toronto production at the Tarragon Theatre in 2012 and 2013. Kathryn played 'Cora' one of the main roles in the Canadian premiere of CALENDAR GIRLS at the Royal Alex Toronto in 2011 and has extensive Canadian theatre credits at mainstages such as the Shaw Festival, YPT, The Grand Theatre, the NAC and more.