Katy Townsend ‘The Cheeky Scot’ hails from Glasgow where she unearthed her passion in the theatre world, adventuring to Los Angeles and branching out into independent cinema, national commercials and high profile video games.
Most recognized as the voice of fiery-spirited, celtic pit-fighter Cait in Bethesda’s BAFTA winning blockbuster ‘Fallout 4’ whilst traveling the globe as truth seeker Klue in 'Pokémon Go' creator John Hanke’s groundbreaking Augmented Reality Game ‘Ingress'; Katy plays adorkable scientist Suvi Anwar in the highly anticipated 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' series, as well as an upcoming debut in Universal Picture's animated movie, 'Monster High: Electrified' as Silvi Timberwolf - the ‘volageous’ new werewolf at school!
On-screen credits include roles such as Dean Cain’s daughter Amy in ‘Kill Katie Malone’, Catherine Dent’s troubled young patient Jane in Academy Award winner Ronald Judkins' feature ‘Finding Neighbors', along with upcoming roles as dysfunctional drug addict Valerie in Blackheart Films' ‘Hooked' - alongside Danny Trejo and Joan Jett, and Peter Gadiot's girlfriend Stella in Studio Plus' mini-series 'All You Need Is Me.'
Other notable projects include narrating audiobooks for top publishers, Penguin Random House and Hachette Book Group. Titles include Edna O’Brien’s ‘The Love Object', ‘The Gracekeepers’ by Kirsty Logan, and ‘Letters from Skye’ by Jessica Brockmole - which earned Katy an Earphones Award. Additionally, Katy has lent her voice to innovative projects such as award-winning Virtual Reality game ‘ADR1FT' and Raphael Rogers' celebrated sci-fi short, 'Immersion.'
Katy loves connecting with gamers and fans on social media - so please stop by and say hello! Following her successful 2016 appearances at 'Visioncon' and 'Glitchcon', please keep a wee eye on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook for an updated 2017 / 2018 events schedule!