Penelope has been working as a voice artist and actress for over 20 years, working regularly in animation, narration, computer games, audiobooks, dubbing, continuity, English Language Tapes (spoken and singing), ADR, radio, television and theatre.
Originally from Surrey, Penelope grew up in the US becoming the all American kid. As a result, she works as a dual native British and American voice artist with an extensive range of UK and international authentic accents of all ages, whether in character voices or natural personable deliveries.
Known for her authentic children’s voices – Penelope can be heard in many animations series, including on Netflix in the highly successful Rainbow Rangers (voice of Lavender and Indigo), CBBC in Ninja Express, the Kartoon Channel voicing Jackson Jet in Stan Lee’s Superhero Kindergarten alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger, Amazon Prime in Uma & Devan Namaste! and the title role of Mini Wolf. Other animation includes Mighty Smighties, Captain Virat, Pomi & Nar, Chris & Mas, Hubert & Takako, Kika & Bob, Lulu Zipadoo and the voices of Princess Rhea and Princess Hera in the popular series SpacePops.
As an award winning audiobook narrator, Penelope has voiced over 300 audiobooks and was nominated by Audible for Narrator of the Year. Favourite titles include; Gorillas in the Mist, Journey to the River Sea, The Turn of the Screw, Homeland: Carrie’s Run, Homeland:Saul’s Game (based on the CBS television series), The Sex Lives of Siamese Twins by Irvin Welsh, The Girl You Left Behind by Jojo Moyes, Hattie B Magical Vet children’s series, The Red Queen by Philippa Gregory, The After Wife and the award winning debut thriller, Before You Knew My Name and most recently alongside David Walliams in his latest book Spaceboy.
An extensive list of computer games and Warhammer titles, Penelope voiced Maleneth in the highly successful series of Realmslayer, opposite Brian Blessed’s Gotrek. As a stage actress for many years in regional, national and international theatre, Penelope played opposite Tommy Steele in Chaplin:The Musical. National tours include: Brief Encounter, Butterflies Are Free, Present Laughter, The Railway Children, The Lady Vanishes and Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner? Radio dramas for the BBC include Proust’s In Search of Lost Time, The Professor, The American Senator and Portrait of a Lady.
She wrote and produced her first play Pigeons in 2019 which sold out in London at the Hen & Chickens Theatre to 5 star reviews.
Penelope is married to actor, director and writer Dugald Bruce-Lockhart. They live in Kent with their two children.
- DW Series Session Booth
- Sennheiser MK4 microphone
- Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 Audio Interface
- Adobe Audition recording software
- DT 770 Pro Headphones
- Alctron PF8 Popfilter
- MacBook Air
- Source Connect