Kathryn Prescott

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Not to be confused with Katherine Prescott.
Kathryn Prescott
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Prescott at London Fashion Week in 2010
Born (1991-06-04) 4 June 1991 (age 24)
Palmers Green, London, England
Occupation Actress
Years active 2008–present
Website www.kathrynprescott.com

Kathryn "Kat" Prescott (born 4 June 1991) is an English actress best known for playing Emily Fitch on the teen drama television series Skins and Carter Stevens in the 2014 MTV drama Finding Carter.[1]

Career[edit]

In July 2008, Prescott and twin sister Megan appeared in an episode of soap opera Doctors, playing twin sisters Amy and Charlotte Wilcox in "Dare, Double Dare, Truth".[1][2] Beginning in early 2009, Prescott played Emily Fitch in series 3, 4 and 7 of Skins, with characters known as the "second generation".[1] Prescott stated on her official website in March 2010 that she had a role in the pilot of Goth.[3] Prescott is also now starring as Carter Stevens/Lyndon Wilson on MTV'S Finding Carter. The show was picked up for a second season by MTV.[4]

Personal life[edit]

Kathryn is six minutes older than her twin sister Megan. In providing her "Top Ten Playlist" on the Skins official website, Prescott named Röyksopp, The Cardigans and Metallica as her favourite music.[5] She and her twin sister Megan went to St. John's Senior School for secondary education before they went to separate schools thereafter.[6] In response to a fan's question on her official website, Prescott revealed that she would prefer to not label herself regarding her sexuality, and that 'labels are for cans' (following rumours regarding the homosexuality of her character in Skins), but does not believe that "people are defined by their sexuality", suggesting that "it doesn't change who you are as a person".[7][8] Following another question, she revealed that while she is not 'strictly' a vegetarian, she is wary of what meat she consumes.[9]

Filmography[edit]

Film and television
Year Film Role Notes
2008 Doctors Amy Wilcox TV series, episode: "Dare, Double Dare, Truth"
2009–10 Skins Emily Fitch Main cast; seasons 3 & 4, 16 episodes
2011 Monroe Jennifer TV series, episode: "1x04"
2012 Casualty Ruby Beale TV series, episode: "Duty of Care"
2013 Bedlam Cass TV series, episode: "2x02"
2013 Being Human Natasha TV series, episode: "No Care, All Responsibility"
2013 Skins Fire Emily Fitch Main cast; two-part feature length Skins episode
2014 Vargulf Grace Short film
2014 Reign Penelope TV series, 4 episodes
2014 Insoma Homeless Girl Short film
2014 Dregs Zoe Short film
2014–present Finding Carter Carter Stevens TV series; main role
2014 Counting Backwards Kelly Short film
2014 The Hive Katie Film
2015 The Dovekeepers Aziza TV series, 2 episodes
2015 Finding Carter Carter Willson TV series, 24 episodes
Music videos
Year Song Artist Role
2013 "Love Bites" The Midnight Beast Zombie Girlfriend

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