Veronika Hyks (born Veronica Hyks on 21 October 1951) is an English actress, often employed as a voice actor for work as a narrator.
Hyks was born to Czech parents in the London borough of Westminster. Her family name is Hykšová.
She was a student at the University of Bristol, where she read Drama and Spanish, before 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
- Breaking the Sound Barrier
She married in 1982 in Westminster and has a daughter. She lives in Richmond, London.
- David Vaughan (2010-10-18). "Veronika Hyks: the past is not always a foreign country". Český rozhlas.
- "Horizon 1993–1994". BBC.