Victoria Atkin is a English actress, born December 28th. She’s best known for Extinct, Hollyoaks and Assassins Creed. Originally training as a slalom skier, Victoria landed her first major television appearance and Series Regular role, shortly after graduating from The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in Swiss Cottage in London.
She was cast as the first fictional transgendered teenager on British television, completing 134 episodes in the role. Atkin’s portrayal of her character Jasmine / Jason Costello, increased awareness for transgendered people in the media. Victoria visited Downing Street and met with Prime Minister David Cameron as well as working with Channel 4 executives to sign a memorandum of understanding to accurately portray transgendered people in the media. Victoria was nominated and won various awards for Best Actress in this role.
From this she has gone on to play a host of characters in multiple television shows in the UK and USA including the role of Feena in original sci-fi television series Extinct. In addition to her work theatrically Victoria is continually cast in motion capture and voiceover projects.
Victoria was cast as the first playable female Assassin on the next generation consoles for the Assassins Creed Franchise. Victoria is Evie Frye, the playable female lead character for Assassins Creed Syndicate, set in Victorian London. Victoria performed the full performance capture for the character, in addition to the voice. Victoria’s performance as Evie has been highly acclaimed in the gaming world. Since completing the full performance capture for Evie Frye with Ubisoft, Victoria has gone on to work with Warner Bros, Sony Playstation, Guerrilla Games, Respawn Entertainment, Monolith Productions and Blizzard.