Katy Wix

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Katy Wix
Born (1980-02-28) 28 February 1980 (age 37)
Cardiff, Wales
Occupation Actress, comedian
Years active 2006–present

Katy Wix (born 28 February 1980 in Cardiff)[1][2] is a Welsh actress and comedian. She is best known for her roles as Daisy in Not Going Out, Mary Fawn in Fried and Gemma Simpson in Agatha Raisin. She has also appeared in Rush Hour and Miranda.

Early life[edit]

Wix was born in Cardiff and attended the University of Warwick before going on to the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama.[3]

Career[edit]

In 2007, she joined the cast of sitcom Not Going Out as recurring character Daisy and then went on to be a regular from Series 3 until her final appearance in the 2015 Christmas special. In Torchwood: Children of Earth she plays Rhiannon Davies, the sister of Ianto Jones. In 2010, she presented the BBC Three series The King Is Dead. She has made guest appearances on the BBC shows Horrible Histories, Outnumbered (2010) and Absolutely Fabulous (2011). She appeared in the Harvey's Furniture Store sponsorship bumpers for Coronation Street.

She also wrote and co-starred in the BBC Radio 4 comedy Bird Island, which also featured Reece Shearsmith, Julian Rhind-Tutt and Alison Steadman. In 2017, she portrayed Nurse Cornish in "The Lying Detective", an episode of the BBC crime drama Sherlock.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2006 Twelve in a Box Andrea
2007 Magicians Waitress
Where Have I Been All Your Life? Suzie Short film
2009 Cut and Paste Brenda Short film

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2006 Time Trumpet Series 1, Episode 3
Extras Girl in Nightclub Series 2, Episode 2: "David Bowie"
2007 Comedy Cuts
Rush Hour Various Characters
The Omid Djalili Show Series 1, Episode 4
2007–15 Not Going Out Daisy Series Regular
2008 Headcases Various Characters Voice
2009 FM Izzy Season 1, Episode 5: "Video Killed the Radio Star"
Torchwood Rhiannon Davies Children of Earth
Al Murray's Multiple Personality Disorder Various Characters
Miranda Fanny 2 episodes
2009–11 Horrible Histories Various Characters
2010 The King Is Dead Herself with Simon Bird and Nick Mohammed
Outnumbered Fiona Series 3, Episode 4: "The Pigeon"
2011 Comedy Showcase: Anna and Katy Various Characters Co-writer
Comedy Showcase: Coma Girl Sarah Pilot
2011 Absolutely Fabulous Annabelle 2011 Christmas special: "Identity"
2013 Anna & Katy Herself
2014 Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death Gemma Simpson Television film
2014–15 Fried Mary Fawn Show pilot on BBC iPlayer (2014)
TV series on BBC Three (2015)
2015 Together Maeve TV series on BBC Three (2015)
2016 The Windsors Fergie TV series on Channel 4
2016– Agatha Raisin Gemma Simpson Regular Cast
2017 Sherlock Nurse Cornish Episode: "The Lying Detective"
2017 Decline and Fall Florence Fagin BBC1 TV drama

Radio[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2011 Party Phoebe Series 1, Series 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Katy Wix". hotbirthdays.com. 
  2. ^ "Katy Wix". IMDb. 
  3. ^ "Interview Extra – The King is Dead". TV Choice. 24 August 2010. 

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