Resume

"Chen plays [Dr. Ginny Yang] with great skill, moving her from perhaps the least sympathetic character to the one you might most want to offer a hug."

— Alex Miller, Vail Daily

ESTHER CHEN

AEA SAG-AFTRA

  • NATIVE MANDARIN CHINESE and ENGLISH speaker
  • Chinese Dialect Coach & Translator for Mr. Robot Seasons 2 & 3

DIRECT:(917) 519-6788

EMAIL: TheEstherChen@gmail.com

HEIGHT : 5'3"

EWEIGHT : 120 lbs.

HAIR/EYES : Brown/Black

FILM / TV

  • TABLE TALK

    SERIES REGULAR

    Full Screen Media

  • SUCCESSION

    CO-STAR

    HBO

  • Y: THE LAST MAN

    CO-STAR

    FX

  • BUZZFEED

    GUEST STAR

    Buzzfeed Video

  • MORSE CODE

    LEAD

    Prod. Bob Giraldi

  • GRACE

    LEAD

    Dir. Kevin Clark-Ryan

  • THE RESISTANCE

    LEAD

    Dir. Natasha Straley

  • REDRUM

    CO-STAR

    Investigation Discovery

  • MOST EVIL

    CO-STAR

    Investigation Discovery

  • MONSTER INSIDE ME

    CO-STAR

    Animal Planet

STAND UP COMEDY / HOSTING

Gotham Comedy Club, West Side Comedy Club, The Comedy Store (LA), Greenwich Village Comedy Club, World Vision, Fung Brothers (Viral Youtube: 2 Million Subscribers), Awarded Residency at Broadway Comedy Club, MTV “U”

Theater

  • SMART PEOPLE

    Ginny

    Denver Center P. Arts / Dir. Nataki Garrett

  • CAREFULLY TAUGHT

    Cindy

    APAC/Dir. Pat Golden

  • ROMEO AND JULIET

    Capulet

    Fools and Kings Project

  • A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM

    Puck

    Dir. Angela Pietropinto

  • OTHELLO

    Montano

    The Seeing Place Theatre

  • MISS SAIGON

    Gigi

    Way Off Broadway / Chor. Roy Lightner

  • SHREK

    Wicked Witch

    Way Off Broadway / Chor. Sidney Wright

  • ANNIE GET YOUR GUN

    Ensemble

    Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts

  • THE PEARL FISHERS

    Ensemble

    Metropolitan Opera House

TRAINING

  • New York University • Tisch Special Programs: Acting for the Stage and Screen

  • Shakespeare: Patsy Rodenburg (Level I, II & III)

  • On Camera: Bob Krakower (Masters), Jessica Cummings, Andrew Stewart Jones, Ted Sluberski

  • Improv/Sketch: Armando Diaz (Magnet Theatre), Debora Rabbai, Joe Schiappa

  • 2018 ABC Diversity Showcase

SKILLS

Chinese Dialect Coach & Translator for Mr. Robot Seasons 2 & 3, The Affair
Fluent in Taiwanese, can do Southern Accent, RP, Bilingual Hosting & Interpreting
Kung Fu, Weight-Lifting, Lifeguard, Ballroom Dancing, Jogging, Yoga, Biking
Improv, Mahjong

Valid U.S. and Republic of China Passport (Taiwan)
Taiwan Compatriot Travel Certification (Passport to China)