Veronika Hyks (born Veronica Hyks in 1951) is an English actress, often employed as a voice actor (for narration).
She was born to Czech parents in the London borough of Westminster. Her family name is Hykšová.
She went to the University of Bristol where she studied Drama and Spanish, graduating in 1974.
She mainly works as a voice-over artist, and works in audio description. She worked as a continuity announcer for Channel 4 in its early days in the 1980s. Most of her narration work has been for BBC Two, and more recently BBC Four.
Voice over artist
Productions she has worked for as a narrator include:
- Celebrity Fit Club
- Cutting Edge
- Inside Story
- People's Century
- World in Action
She married in 1982 in Westminster and has a daughter.
- David Vaughan (2010-10-18). "Veronika Hyks: the past is not always a foreign country". Český rozhlas.
- "Horizon 1993–1994". BBC.