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It’s a wrap on Folding, starring Joseph Marcell and Shin-Fei Chen.

Folding, LS Productions, Sloan Street, Edinburgh, 26th March 2021
Folding, LS Productions, Edinburgh | Directed by Paul Sng | Photo by Chris McCluskie


Shin-Fei records two spots for Disney Princess Comfy Squad Castle and Disney Princess Comfy Squad Food Truck via her home studio.

Shin-Fei Chen reads 5 episodes of BBC Radio 4’s Book of the Week, Under Red Skies by Karoline Kan. First episode aired July 6, 2020. Excerpt below:

Shin-Fei is the English voice of Fina in Final Fantasy Brave Exvius / Star Ocean: Anamnesis. Watch trailer below:

Listen to Shin-Fei in Play-Doh spots:


Watch Shin-Fei Chen in “Landing Fall” – part of Theatre503’s first online Rapid Write Response – by clicking here

SELMA & CLARICE, a new dark comedy by Yennis Cheung & Shin-Fei Chen, has won the Award of Excellence (2020) in the Best Shorts Competition. More info at


Broadcast: “Some of the future entertainment hits will surely come from the wave of new talent BBC3 has nurtured, such as Chinese Burn’s Yennis Cheung and Shin-Fei Chen”

The Guardian: We Female Screenwriters Need TV to Change

Chinese Burn Nominated for Edinburgh TV Festival’s Debbies Award (Debut Writer Category)

Observer TV reviews: The week in TV

Deadline: BBC Serves Up 12 Comedy Pilots

BBC Radio 4 – Front Row – Chinese Characters on TV

The Telegraph: The 10 Best New Films and Shows on Netflix UK, April 2017

Shin-Fei Chen with Crystal the Monkey in '101-Year-Old-Man Who Skipped Out on the Bill and Disappeared'
Shin-Fei Chen with Crystal the Monkey in ‘101-Year-Old-Man Who Skipped Out on the Bill and Disappeared’


Exeunt Magazine – ‘…Shin-Fei Chen, looking back from the present with warmth but also curiously elegiac’

The Big List NI – ‘Anyone who has moved abroad to start a new life in a new culture will feel what Siu Jing feels – and Shin-Fei Chen deserves special mention for conveying this.’

The Guardian – ‘Compelling’

The Irish News – ‘The sister-in-law, now Chinese born, took us beyond the fourth wall and into the house where all the desperation and longing was about to take place. Shin-Fei Chen as Siu Jing delivered the piece to audience well.’ 


WhatsOnStage – Avenue Q – ‘Chen, especially, gets plenty of belly laughs every time that she is onstage.’

Jonathan Baz Reviews – Avenue Q – ‘Shin-Fei Chen’s manic Christmas Eve are amongst the best of the evening’s comedy.’