Victoria landed her first acting job and Series Regular role, sixth months after graduating from The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London. She was cast as the first fictional transgendered teenager on Channel 4 and Hulu’s television show Hollyoaks. Victoria completed 134 episodes in this groundbreaking role as well as a movie for television, after public demand for the character, which is avaliable on Itunes.
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.
After relocating to the U.S, 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 for Assassins Creed Syndicate. Victoria performed the full performance capture in addition to the voice. Victoria’s performance as Evie has been highly acclaimed in the gaming world and her performance continues to gather press interest. Victoria’s voice is highly sought after in the Voiceover world and since she has continued to work vocally in Animation, Commercials and Gaming.
In 2015, Victoria was named ‘International Star you should know’ by Variety Magazine and she is currently the female series lead for the brand new SCI FI television series EXTINCT. Hailing from ‘Enders Game’ author’s Orson Scott Card and Aaron Johnson, set for release October 1st 2017. www.extinct.tv
Victoria is a keen skier and slalom raced competitively from the age of 9 to 16, gaining a place in the Southern Region squad for England. As well as being a keen sportswoman, who also competed in triathlons in her youth, Victoria gained her masters degree in Music Theater. She is a trained singer with a formidable pop/rock belt and a great ear for accents. In her spare time, if she is not in the ocean or spending time with her family Victoria loves to write. She is a published author and her debut novel LONDON LOVE is now available on Amazon as an Ebook, Hardback and Audio book (Victoria narrates the story!)