Kate Handford is an actress, currently collaborating with filmmaker Prerna Winter & Theatre Handmade.

On stage, she has performed at Shakespeare's Globe (Boudica, 2017), the National Theatre Studio, Edinburgh Fringe, VAULT Festival, etc. On screen, she has appeared in films presented at international film festivals (incl. Sundance 2020), and in work for the National Film Board of Canada, It's Nice That & the Venice Art Biennale. 

An award winning voice over artist, Kate narrates audio books for 

Penguin Random House, Bloomsbury & more, voices characters in video games, and campaigns for The Modist & World Animal Protection. 

Kate holds a BFA(Hons) from Ryerson Theatre School (CAN) &

an MA(Dist) from the Central School of Speech and Drama (UK). Currently based in London, Kate is from Toronto.

Home studio recordings for Bloomsbury, May 2020. 

Available in print and

audio this summer.

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TWO THE POWER OF THREE CLEAN BREAK POSTE
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"Captivating. 

I recommend to any mystery fan."

 

★★★★★

Audible User Reviews

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"Perfectly understated performance. I loved this version of Rilla: simply read with just the right emotion."

 

★★★★★

Audible User Review

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"I couldn't stop listening to this one. Politics aside, this is a well written narrative... with good voices and accents to differentiate characters."

 

★★★★★

Audible User Review

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"All credit, as usual at the Globe, to a talented and diverse ensemble... 

with a detailed minor role performance from Kate Handford, as a Roman refugee..."

★★★★ 

Live Theatre UK

"...Kate Handford gives a gutsy performance as Silvia - a Roman civilian who gives voice to some of the more nuanced moral arguments of the play."

★★★★★ 

Morning Star

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"Narrator Kate Handford will win listeners over with this sweet and charming performance."

 

AudioFile Magazine

Earphones Award Winner

Best Audiobooks of 2017

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"Together, Thorpe and Handford make the thoughts, feelings and energy of these young people readily accessible to listeners." 

AudioFile Magazine