Word on the Street: Interviews with Taiwanese about Chu Ke-liang

Taiwan News went to Dongmen market to interview ordinary Taiwanese about their opinion on the late comedian Chu Ke-liang (豬哥亮), a famous but also highly controversial figure in the Taiwanese ente...

How comedian Chu Ke-liang's 'crass humor' saved Taiwanese dialect

The following is an assessment of the impact on Taiwanese dialect (台語,Taigi) by the late, great Taiwanese comedian Chu Ke-liang (豬哥亮), who will be referred to by his Taiwanese name Ti-k...

Jeannie Hsieh responds to death of her father Chu Ke-liang

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The famous Taiwanese comedian Chu Ke-liang (豬哥亮) died of liver failure early Monday morning at the age of 70. Singer Jeannie Hsieh (謝金燕), the daughter of Chu Ke-liang, released ...

Culture minister : Chu Ke-liang a collective memory among Taiwanese people

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Culture Minister Cheng Li-chiun is mourning the death of comedian Hsieh Hsin-Ta, better known by his stage name Chu Ko-liang, who passed away on May 15, 2017. Cheng pra...

Taiwanese comedian Chu Ke-liang dead at age 70

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The famous Taiwanese comedian Hsieh Hsin-Ta (謝新達), better known by his stage name Chu Ko-liang (豬哥亮), who has been entertaining Taiwanese for decades since the 1980s, lost...

Taiwanese entertainer Chu Ko-liang's condition worsens

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The famous Taiwanese comedian Chu Ko-liang (豬哥亮), who has been entertaining Taiwanese for decades since the 1980s, is facing an uphill climb in his battle with cancer as his med...

Resident Evil crushes Taiwan fare at LNY box office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hollywood post-apocalyptic saga “Resident Evil: The Final Chapter” beat Chinese-language comedies by a ratio of more than four to one during Taiwan’s Lun...