Mediacorp actress Joanne Peh criticised for her ‘native Chinese’ accent

TL;DR – What is a ‘native Chinese’ accent anyway?

Local Mediacorp actress Joanne Peh went on a two-year hiatus (presumably because of her pregnancies) and finally returned to our screens with TV drama Dream Coder currently airing on Channel 8, weekdays at 9pm.

The actress has since received much criticism for her accent in her new drama,




And has taken it to social media to rebut criticism.

To be honest, we don’t know what exactly is a ‘native Chinese’ accent since after all, people from Beijing and Xinjiang do speak very differently but this comment probably says it best.

Author: The Editor

Either busy trying to save the world, or poking my nose into other people's affairs.

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