CAST – SEASON 2

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Emma Laslett – NARRATOR

Emma (she/they) is a disability activist, slightly-recovered wrestling nerd, sometime voice actress, frequent quizzer and full-time queer trans lady from the UK. Find her on Twitter at @Waruce, and anywhere else under her name. (It’s not common.)

Sarah Golding – DRAMA SCHOOL DIRECTOR

Sarah (she/her) is a very versatile voice actor, drama teacher and all round inspiration. She hosts MADIVA podcast to help budding voice actors navigate the madness, and voice acts in over 100 indie audio drama podcasts. She was Podhost for ADPP, and runs Quirky Voices, featuring women’s health podcast Anyone F’Coffee.

EPISODE 1 – KIRSTEN – GOTHENBURG 1976

Charlotte Norup – KIRSTEN

Charlotte (she/her) is born and raised in Denmark. Since childhood she has been in love with dark and sinister stories and enjoys the sick and twisted world that is horror. Charlotte has a preference for audio dramas with dark storylines but also enjoys other types of audio dramas.
Charlotte is one of the co-creators and voice actors of Calling Darkness. She has also been on The Grey Rooms, The White Vault and Vast Horizon to mention a few. You can follow her on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

Sravya Kidambi – MANIKA

Sravya (she/her) is a singer and actress based in South Florida, USA. Primarily a musical theater performer, Sravya loves being expressive with her voice and has recently begun exploring the world of voice acting. Previous voiceover credits include Strange/Love Podcast (Dr.Minerva Madison). Previous theater credits: You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (Lucy), The Classics of Rodgers & Hammerstein (principal soloist), Seussical (ensemble).

Eyþór Viðarsson – DAGUR

Eyþór (he/him) is a native-born Icelander from the island Vestmannaeyjar, just off the south coast of Iceland. After moving to the capital for higher education, he quickly discovered his love for podcasts. Very shortly Eyþór began exploring voice acting and it was through one of these projects that he met Volonda and joined The Lucky Die. Find Eyþór on Twitter @Abyzzinn

Sabina Renck – INGA-LISA

Sabina (she/her) is a Swedish actress and voice actress with a deep passion for telling stories through art, whether it’s on stage, in front of the camera or behind the microphone. She is also a producer, actress, director and project leader at the art organisation Musicalica. 
You can find her at www.sabinarenck.com, and contact her at sabina.renck@musicalica.org

Silja Lamhauge – WAITRESS

Silja (she/her) is a theatre and voice actor working mostly in English and Swedish so far. She also does translation and sign language interpreting giving deaf people her voice. She’d love to be in touch, e-mail silja.lamhauge@live.se

EPISODE 2 – MAIA – KUALA LUMPUR 1995

Shekendra Morgan – MAIA

Shekendra (they/them) is a huge podcast enthusiast from South Dakota, USA. Y2K has been such an amazing experience and they are so excited for you to join us on our next adventure. You can find them on social media @ShekendraShow, or visit their website.

Sam Yeow – TIA

Sam (she/her) is a voice actor based in Malaysia. Apart from her fluency in Mandarin (mother tongue), English (bilingual native), and Malay (national language), Sam also speaks some Cantonese and Spanish.
Both sporty and artsy, Sam switches between singing and playing the ukulele to basketball, badminton, swimming, and pool. She also teaches women realistic self defense as a certified instructor from Kapap Academy Singapore. Oh, and she loves her shih-tzu, Ocean, very much.
Follow her on YouTube and Instagram.

Su Ling Chan – ANNISA

Su Ling (she/her) is an American trained voice actress based in Malaysia. She specialises in voicing young children’s voices, spunky teenagers, realistic fight scenes, the Malaysia/Singapore accent, and sassy females who kick ass. You may have heard her voice as Mayday from No Straight Roads, Ying from BoBoiBoy, and Ms Dira from Rimba Racer.
When she’s not in her sound booth, she’s busy training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, wrestling, and muay thai at the gym. She has no aspirations to be a MMA fighter, though she does like to compete.
Find Su Ling on Twitter at SuChanVA or on her website

EPISODE 3 – JOHNNO – LONDON 2002

Adam Blanford – JOHNNO

Adam (he/him) is a voice actor, writer, and director who’s been working in audio dramas, audiobooks, and video games for over three years. He plays Johnno in Y2Kpod and has the distinction of killing his own character off in the impromptu, completely non-canon Y2K Halloween Special (which he also wrote and directed). He’s acted in nearly forty different productions, including the Room podcast, The Insomnia Project, Starship Excelsior. You can find him on Twitter and Instagram at @Doc_Adam_VO.

Gemma Sheldrick – JULIA

Gemma (she/her) is a UK based actress and model alongside a full time job. Bubbly and loves living life to the full. Enjoys gym, cinema, animals, walking, horse riding and dancing.

You can find Gemma on instagram or facebook.

Nerys Howell – EMMA

Nerys (she/they) is from South Wales, and is the creator, writer and producer of sci-fi fiction podcast Seren; and co-creator of upcoming fantasy podcast Smoke and Steam. She also plays Nessa in This Planet Needs a Name, and Reception Bot in Moonbase Theta, Out. 

She can be found on twitter @podnen, and also writes a blog about the wonderful world of fiction podcasts.

Fiona Thraille – PASSENGER

Fiona (she/her) is a voice actor, audiobook narrator and producer, as well as the creator of Dashing Onions audio drama podcast of supernatural short plays.

EPISODE 4 – EMMA – CARDIFF 2012

Nerys Howell – EMMA

Nerys (she/they) is from South Wales, and is the creator, writer and producer of sci-fi fiction podcast Seren; and co-creator of upcoming fantasy podcast Smoke and Steam. She also plays Nessa in This Planet Needs a Name, and Reception Bot in Moonbase Theta, Out. 

She can be found on twitter @podnen, and also writes a blog about the wonderful world of fiction podcasts.

Nathan Blades – GRAY

Nathan (he/they) is a voice actor, tabletop RPG designer, streamer, and self-professed game show host AI. You can play their games at sixofspades.itch.io and keep up with all their projects PhantomArtsEnt on Twitter.

Ashley Hunt – PRODUCER

Ashley (he/him) trained at LAMDA. He voices Officer Lowell in Oblivity, but is mainly a stage and screen actor, as well as the co-founder of Ronin Theatre, an Oxford theatre company committed to producing modern plays. Twitter: @ashleyhunt

EPISODE 5 – KATARINA – BOSTON 2011

Janis Westin – KATARINA

Janis (she/her) loves cheese and hates writing bios. She has done a lot of amateur theatre, and has also spent quite a bit of time on film and TV sets as an extra. Kat was her first voice acting role. In 2020 she could also be heard in an episode of A Ninth World Journal and she’s excited to try on new audio fiction roles in the future.

Janis lives in Alingsås, Sweden. You can contact her via Y2Kpod@gmail.com

Bailey C. Elis – ANDY

Bailey (he/they) is a transgender actor, singer, writer, pole dancer, and budding drag and burlesque performer. He is excited to join the Y2K cast and venture into the world of voice acting! He has appeared in various cabarets, including GeekLifeRules’ Cosplay Cabaret, Trans Voices Cabaret, and Seth Bisen-Hersh’s showcase. He recently placed 3rd in PSO Scorpio Virtual Pole Competition in Level 2 Entertainment.

You can find Bailey on instagram, Twitter, facebook and Youtube.

Anjali Kunapaneni – SHIRIN

Anjali (they/them) is an actor and writer based out of Washington D.C., who you can keep an ear out for in a smattering of indie games or find crying over a blank word document. You can follow Anjali on Twitter @hereliesanjali or take a look at their website at hearanjali.com.

Shannon Perry – MARIE

Shannon (she/her) writes stuff. Just not bios.
Find her on Oz 9 or on twitter

Harlan Guthrie – ERIC

Harlan (he/him) is a creative, nerdy, medium sized dynamo. He is a writer, voice actor and editor as well as co-creator of actual play podcast Dice Shame. You can also find him pulling the strings in the Audio Drama “Malevolent” or streaming Wednesday nights on The INVICTUS Stream.

EPISODE 6 – RACHEL – TROLLHÄTTAN 2003

Felicity Boyd – RACHEL

Felicity (she/her) is a Technical Writer and budding Voice Actor. Having grown up in the backwoods of the North Island, she moved to Japan to teach English for five years before returning to New Zealand to settle down in the garden city of Christchurch. She lives with her partner, Isaac, her cat, Widget, and an ever-changing cast of foster cats and dogs, who are often featured on her Instagram: @flick.boyd.

Janis Westin – KATARINA

Janis (she/her) loves cheese and hates writing bios. She has done a lot of amateur theatre, and has also spent quite a bit of time on film and TV sets as an extra. Kat was her first voice acting role. In 2020 she could also be heard in an episode of A Ninth World Journal and she’s excited to try on new audio fiction roles in the future.

Janis lives in Alingsås, Sweden. You can contact her via Y2Kpod@gmail.com

Shekendra Morgan – MAIA

Shekendra (they/them) is a huge podcast enthusiast from South Dakota, USA. Y2K has been such an amazing experience and they are so excited for you to join us on our next adventure. You can find them on social media @ShekendraShow, or visit their website.

Sam Yeow – TIA

Sam (she/her) is a voice actor based in Malaysia. Apart from her fluency in Mandarin (mother tongue), English (bilingual native), and Malay (national language), Sam also speaks some Cantonese and Spanish.
Both sporty and artsy, Sam switches between singing and playing the ukulele to basketball, badminton, swimming, and pool. She also teaches women realistic self defense as a certified instructor from Kapap Academy Singapore. Oh, and she loves her shih-tzu, Ocean, very much.
Follow her on YouTube and Instagram.

Karin Heimdahl – JESS

Karin (she/her) is a drama teacher, podcaster and voice actor. In addition to voicing Jess, she is the creator of Y2K.

Audio drama acting credits include Mirrors, The White Vault, Vampires of White ChapelCopperheart, Vast Horizon, Hit the Bricks and upcoming Manifestations. You can find her on Twitter @karinheim. Karin lives in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Lorcan Annie Sherry – BRI

Lorcan (she/they) is a Trans Irish singer-songwriter/actor and actor. She was born in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and lived there till she was 13 and then moved to Dublin with her family. Lorcan started songwriting and gigging back in 2010 and since then has performed in plays in the Dublin Gay Theatre Festival and Queer Cab in Toronto, Canada. She is currently enrolled in a screen acting course with the prestigious Bow Street Academy. You can contact Lorcan via Y2Kpod@gmail.com

Charlotte Norup – KIRSTEN

Charlotte (she/her) is born and raised in Denmark. Since childhood she has been in love with dark and sinister stories and enjoys the sick and twisted world that is horror. Charlotte has a preference for audio dramas with dark storylines but also enjoys other types of audio dramas.
Charlotte is one of the co-creators and voice actors of Calling Darkness. She has also been on The Grey Rooms, The White Vault and Vast Horizon to mention a few. You can follow her on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. 

Dan Frøskeland – MORTEN

Dan (he/him) is Norwegian. You can find him on Twitter @avatar81

EPISODE 7 – TAMMI – PARIS 2018

Anna Jartin – TAMMI

Anna (she/her) is a knitter, RPG player and lover of nerdy things. She has worked as a costume designer and maker for theatre and film, and currently works as a production coordinator.

Anna co-hosts Det nya svarta, a pop culture podcast in Swedish. This is her first voice acting role. She lives in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Elissa Park – LOU

Elissa Park (they/them) has spend a good chunk of their life in the 2000s, and will likely spend the rest of their life in that marvelous millennia too, that’s how big a fan they are! Elissa has had the good fortune of being cast as Lou in Y2K, and can also be heard in other fantastic podcasts like Moonbase Theta Out, or Me and AU. Follow them on twitter at @AdoxTalks for a good time!(?)

RegulinePear – PUCK

Pear (they/she) is a queer VA, pun gremlin and aspiring bog witch. She’s from the Netherlands but works in several languages, primarily English. You can find them on twitter @RegulinePear

Jackie Hedeman – HEATHER

Jackie (she/her) is a writer, a Midwesterner, and a chocolate chip cookie connoisseur. Her creative nonfiction has appeared in Autostraddle, The Best American Travel Writing 2017, Electric Literature, Fugue, The Offing, Sweeter Voices Still: An LGBTQ Anthology from Middle America, and elsewhere. She is a monthly contributor for Epiphany literary journal and is a Charlotte Street Foundation 2019-2022 Studio Resident. With Molly Olguín, she is the co-creator of The Pasithea Powder, a queer sci-fi audio drama.

Björn Heimdahl – MAGNUS

Björn (he/him) is a Swedish woodworking teacher who used to do a lot of amateur theatre. He is in no way to blame for the fact that he is now making his voice acting debut, as he was coerced by his wife.
You can contact Björn via Y2Kpod@gmail.com

EPISODE 8 – CLAIRE – EDINBURGH 2006

Maddy Searle – CLAIRE

Maddy (she/her) is a voice actor, writer, sound editor and audio producer. She is the creator of a fantasy audio drama podcast, The Prickwillow Papers, for Snazzy Tapir Productions. Her upcoming podcast, Rapscallion, is an audio drama about pirates caught between two warring countries. She is also the lead editor for Stellar Firma, a sci-fi comedy podcast from Rusty Quill.
You can find her on Twitter @maddy_abstract @SnazzyTapir@PrickwillowPod@RapscallionPod, Facebook @snazzytapir and check out Snazzy Tapir’s website.

Dallas Wheatley – NIC

Dallas (they/he) is a voice actor, director, and podcaster who has appeared on shows like Windfall, Let the Old Wives Tell It, The Final Game, Hometown, White Vault: Iluka, and Moonbase Theta, Out. They will be appearing on Space Ranger 421 as Theo Jones and Luminaris Brimstone: Witch Investigator as Dolores. They have a podcast called The Soap Opera, which is a wholesome soapmaking podcast, and Fireside Folktales, a queer-ified series of adapted fairy tales. Recently, Dallas was the co-director for the Dark Dice charity event that raised over $10,000 for The Trevor Project. You can find out more at their website swheatpodcasts.com, and follow them on Twitter @dallas_hawthorn.

Karin Heimdahl – JESS

Karin (she/her) is a drama teacher, podcaster and voice actor. In addition to voicing Jess, she is the creator of Y2K.

Audio drama acting credits include Mirrors, The White Vault, Vampires of White ChapelCopperheart, Vast Horizon, Hit the Bricks and upcoming Manifestations. You can find her on Twitter @karinheim. Karin lives in Gothenburg, Sweden.

David Ault – RAY

More info to come!

Bonnie Brantley – MEGAN

More info to come!

EPISODE 9 – SHIRIN – NEW YORK 2001

Anjali Kunapaneni – SHIRIN

Anjali (they/them) is an actor and writer based out of Washington D.C., who you can keep an ear out for in a smattering of indie games or find crying over a blank word document. You can follow Anjali on Twitter @hereliesanjali or take a look at their website at hearanjali.com.

Sakshi – YASMIN

Sakshi (she/her) is a a versatile and multi-lingual voice artist with a professional home studio whose work spans corporate, eLearning, Commercial, Animation, IVRs, audio drama and character voices. You can contact her at sakshisvoice@gmail.com and check out her website www.sakshisvoice.com

Jas LaFond – NICHELLE

More info to come!

Danyelle Ellett – ANSWERING MACHINE VOICE

More info to come!

Nerys Howell – EMMA

Nerys (she/they) is from South Wales, and is the creator, writer and producer of sci-fi fiction podcast Seren; and co-creator of upcoming fantasy podcast Smoke and Steam. She also plays Nessa in This Planet Needs a Name, and Reception Bot in Moonbase Theta, Out. 

She can be found on twitter @podnen, and also writes a blog about the wonderful world of fiction podcasts.

Janis Westin – KATARINA

Janis (she/her) loves cheese and hates writing bios. She has done a lot of amateur theatre, and has also spent quite a bit of time on film and TV sets as an extra. Kat was her first voice acting role. In 2020 she could also be heard in an episode of A Ninth World Journal and she’s excited to try on new audio fiction roles in the future.

Janis lives in Alingsås, Sweden. You can contact her via Y2Kpod@gmail.com

Maddy Searle – CLAIRE

Maddy (she/her) is a voice actor, writer, sound editor and audio producer. She is the creator of a fantasy audio drama podcast, The Prickwillow Papers, for Snazzy Tapir Productions. Her upcoming podcast, Rapscallion, is an audio drama about pirates caught between two warring countries. She is also the lead editor for Stellar Firma, a sci-fi comedy podcast from Rusty Quill.
You can find her on Twitter @maddy_abstract @SnazzyTapir@PrickwillowPod@RapscallionPod, Facebook @snazzytapir and check out Snazzy Tapir’s website.

Karin Heimdahl – JESS

Karin (she/her) is a drama teacher, podcaster and voice actor. In addition to voicing Jess, she is the creator of Y2K.

Audio drama acting credits include Mirrors, The White Vault, Vampires of White ChapelCopperheart, Vast Horizon, Hit the Bricks and upcoming Manifestations. You can find her on Twitter @karinheim. Karin lives in Gothenburg, Sweden.

EPISODE 10 – BRI – AUCKLAND 2008

Lorcan Annie Sherry – BRI

Lorcan (she/they) is a Trans Irish singer-songwriter/actor and actor. She was born in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and lived there till she was 13 and then moved to Dublin with her family. Lorcan started songwriting and gigging back in 2010 and since then has performed in plays in the Dublin Gay Theatre Festival and Queer Cab in Toronto, Canada. She is currently enrolled in a screen acting course with the prestigious Bow Street Academy. You can contact Lorcan via Y2Kpod@gmail.com

Alexandre Laguna – ANTONIO

Alexandre (he(him) is a Brazilian eraser collector and board game enthusiast. He had his first contact with voice acting during his Social Comunication Degree in 2001 and fell in love with it. Since
then he has worked with acting, voice acting and sound design. Even though he took part in some Brazilian podcasts this is his first (of many, hopefully) voice acting roles in English.

Eraser collector Instagram: @leleco_erasers
Board game Instagram: @card_d3aler

James Cain – GAVIN

More info to come!

EPISODE 11 – JESS – DELGANY 2019

Karin Heimdahl – JESS

Karin (she/her) is a drama teacher, podcaster and voice actor. In addition to voicing Jess, she is the creator of Y2K.

Audio drama acting credits include Mirrors, The White Vault, Vampires of White ChapelCopperheart, Vast Horizon, Hit the Bricks and upcoming Manifestations. You can find her on Twitter @karinheim. Karin lives in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Felicity Boyd – RACHEL

Felicity (she/her) is a Technical Writer and budding Voice Actor. Having grown up in the backwoods of the North Island, she moved to Japan to teach English for five years before returning to New Zealand to settle down in the garden city of Christchurch. She lives with her partner, Isaac, her cat, Widget, and an ever-changing cast of foster cats and dogs, who are often featured on her Instagram: @flick.boyd.

Alexandre Laguna – ANTONIO

Alexandre (he(him) is a Brazilian eraser collector and board game enthusiast. He had his first contact with voice acting during his Social Comunication Degree in 2001 and fell in love with it. Since
then he has worked with acting, voice acting and sound design. Even though he took part in some Brazilian podcasts this is his first (of many, hopefully) voice acting roles in English.

Eraser collector Instagram: @leleco_erasers
Board game Instagram: @card_d3aler

Lorcan Annie Sherry – BRI

Lorcan (she/they) is a Trans Irish singer-songwriter/actor and actor. She was born in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and lived there till she was 13 and then moved to Dublin with her family. Lorcan started songwriting and gigging back in 2010 and since then has performed in plays in the Dublin Gay Theatre Festival and Queer Cab in Toronto, Canada. She is currently enrolled in a screen acting course with the prestigious Bow Street Academy. You can contact Lorcan via Y2Kpod@gmail.com

Kirsty Woolven – OLIVIA

Kirsty (she/her) is a voice actor, singer and writer based in the West Midlands; you can also hear her in several audio fiction shows including: The Kingery, Alternative Stories & Fake Realities and Descendants. Currently, she has many plans for audiofiction shows (as Steyning Stinker Productions*) that could involve telephone exchanges, nuclear bunkers, stars, amnesia or steam trains! As her first lead role, Kirsty’s delighted to return as Olivia for S2!
*She swears the name makes sense, promise! 

You can find her on twitter @kirstywoolven and @ArrivalsPod

Janis Westin – KATARINA

Janis (she/her) loves cheese and hates writing bios. She has done a lot of amateur theatre, and has also spent quite a bit of time on film and TV sets as an extra. Kat was her first voice acting role. In 2020 she could also be heard in an episode of A Ninth World Journal and she’s excited to try on new audio fiction roles in the future.

Janis lives in Alingsås, Sweden. You can contact her via Y2Kpod@gmail.com

EPISODE 12 – OLIVIA – BIRMINGHAM 2021

Kirsty Woolven – OLIVIA

Kirsty (she/her) is a voice actor, singer and writer based in the West Midlands; you can also hear her in several audio fiction shows including: The Kingery, Alternative Stories & Fake Realities and Descendants. Currently, she has many plans for audiofiction shows (as Steyning Stinker Productions*) that could involve telephone exchanges, nuclear bunkers, stars, amnesia or steam trains! As her first lead role, Kirsty’s delighted to return as Olivia for S2!
*She swears the name makes sense, promise! 

You can find her on twitter @kirstywoolven and @ArrivalsPod

Anna Jartin – TAMMI

Anna (she/her) is a knitter, RPG player and lover of nerdy things. She has worked as a costume designer and maker for theatre and film, and currently works as a production coordinator.

Anna co-hosts Det nya svarta, a pop culture podcast in Swedish. This is her first voice acting role. She lives in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Hem Cleveland – BECCA

More info to come!

Janis Westin – KATARINA

Janis (she/her) loves cheese and hates writing bios. She has done a lot of amateur theatre, and has also spent quite a bit of time on film and TV sets as an extra. Kat was her first voice acting role. In 2020 she could also be heard in an episode of A Ninth World Journal and she’s excited to try on new audio fiction roles in the future.

Janis lives in Alingsås, Sweden. You can contact her via Y2Kpod@gmail.com

Karin Heimdahl – JESS

Karin (she/her) is a drama teacher, podcaster and voice actor. In addition to voicing Jess, she is the creator of Y2K.

Audio drama acting credits include Mirrors, The White Vault, Vampires of White ChapelCopperheart, Vast Horizon, Hit the Bricks and upcoming Manifestations. You can find her on Twitter @karinheim. Karin lives in Gothenburg, Sweden.