Katherine Parkinson

Katherine Parkinson was born in 1978 in England as Katherine Jane Parkinson. Trained on the two year post-grad course at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA), but left in her second year when she was offered a role in a professional play. She is known for The Boat That Rocked (2009), The IT Crowd (2006) and How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (2008). Katherine was also a main cast member of the series Doc Martin for three series, and performed the voice-overs for the games Worms Clan Wars and Worms Battlegrounds. She co-starred in Series 1 & 2 of Humans, a science-fiction drama on AMC/Channel 4, which premiered in June 2015.She has been married to Harry Peacock since 2009. They have two children.

Known For


Cast Credits

Defending the Guilty (2018)
Starring as Caroline
Hang Ups (2018)
Starring as Karen Muller
Urban Myths (2017)
Guest starring as Ange
Frank Skinner on Demand With... (2015)
Guest starring as Katherine Parkinson
The Kennedys (2015)
Starring as Brenda Kennedy
Humans (2015)
Starring as Laura Hawkins (24 episodes)
In the Club (2014)
Starring as Kim
The Honourable Woman (2014)
Starring as Rachel Stein (8 episodes)
Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled (2014)
Guest starring as Katherine Parkinson
Duck Quacks Don't Echo (2014)
Guest starring as Katherine Parkinson
Inside No. 9 (2014)
Guest starring as Rebecca
Crackanory (2013)
Guest starring as Katherine Parkinson
Room 101 (2012)
Guest starring as Katherine Parkinson
Whites (2010)
Starring as Caroline
Sherlock (2010)
Guest starring as Kitty Riley
The Old Guys (2009)
Starring as Amber
The IT Crowd (2006)
Starring as Jen Barber (25 episodes)
Doc Martin (2004)
Starring as Pauline Lamb
Jonathan Creek (1997)
Guest starring as Nicola