Isabella is a British writer-actor-comedian. Her off beat dark deadpan delivery keeps you shifting in your seat. She’s performed at Flappers, Comedy Store and was Runner up on Flappers’ Uncle Clydes comedy competition. She hosts her own open mic at karma lounge. She is the creator of funny or die videos.
“She’ll make you uncomfortable!” (Quote from her mother)
Isabella is fluent in Mandarin Chinese, and has acted in films and TV shows in Asia. She is a graduate of Oxford University.
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Isabella Charlton is a British actress, writer, producer and comedian. She is best known for her role as Miaoli in Dragon Train, the Chinese TV 30-series drama directed by Yingda. She is also known for her role as Mary Churchill in the film, The Cairo Declaration.
Isabella grew up in Hong Kong. In addition to her native English, Isabella is fluent in Mandarin Chinese. Isabella went on to study at Oxford University, where she performed in many theatre productions.
After working as a barrister in London, she decided her true calling was in the arts. She studied acting at the London School of Music and Dramatic Art and at Yale Drama School in New Haven, Connecticut.
Isabella is truly passionate about acting, screenwriting and comedy. Isabella has also studied Clown at École Philippe Gaulier.
Isabella has spent the three years in Beijing, working primarily in film and television. While there, Isabella was delighted to work alongside her co-star, the comedian Cao Yun Jin, as the lead in Dragon Train, a slap stick comedy set in the Ching Dynasty based on the true story of bringing the first steam engine to China. Isabella also played Winston Churchill’s daughter in the recent film, The Cairo Declaration, where she joined a cast of stars that included Tang Guoqiang, Ma Xiaowei and Ho Chingquen.
Isabella starred in an adaptation of Macbeth at the Beijing Grand National and went on tour with the show to Taiwan. Isabella has done stand up in Chicago and Los Angeles and has completed the improv and sketch programs at the Upright Citizen’s Brigade.