Kathleen McDermott is a Scottish actress and experienced vocalist, born in Glasgow. She was working as a hairdresser when spotted by the casting director for Morvern Callar.
She is best known for her appearance as Shaz in Wedding Belles and Pippa in E4′s 2008 series Dead Set.
In 2009, she played Debbi in the Scottish sitcom Happy Hollidays. She appeared in the music video “Books from Boxes” by Maximo Park.