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Janet Hsieh's Audrey Hepburn look goes viral at Taiwan's Golden Bell Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At the 56th edition of the Golden Bell Awards, the Taiwan actress Janet Hsieh (謝怡芬) graced the red carpet dressed in a creation from APUJAN's latest collection. The...

Taiwan's Golden Bell-winning 'Magician on the Skywalk' in hot water over VFX

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the success of ‘The Magician on the Skywalk’ at the 56th Golden Bell Awards (GBAs), Lin Chia-chi (林家齊), GBA judge and founder of MoonShine Animation,...

Taiwanese veteran actor Lung Shao-hua dies aged 68

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese veteran actor Lung Shao-Hua (龍劭華), 68, passed away on Tuesday (Sept. 14) in Kaohsiung. The star was a television host, singer, and actor for over four decades...

National Tsing Hua University builds Taiwan's first Indigenous science base

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After founding Taiwan’s first Center for Indigenous Science Development (CISD), National Tsing Hua University (NTHU) is building a bamboo building that combines trad...

Taiwan drama ‘The Magician on the Skywalk’ expected to win big at GBAs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan television drama "The Magician on the Skywalk" is the leading contender at this year's Golden Bell Awards (GBA). The 56th annual Golden Bell Aw...

10-meter horse to debut in renowned Taiwan troupe's latest performance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Paper Windmill Theatre (紙風車劇團) is kicking off "Rain Horse," a performance celebrating Hakka culture, on Friday (March 12) in Taipei. Adapted from a childr...

Taiwan teenager shines light on WHO exclusion in NHK special

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese teenager Stacy Hua (花湧惠) highlighted the World Health Organization's (WHO) exclusion of Taiwan in a program organized by Japan's national broadcaster NHK...

Taiwan's Golden Melody Awards for music to rock on Saturday

The 2020 Golden Melody Awards for music, Taiwan's equivalent of the Grammys, will be held Saturday in Taipei, with over 160 nominated entries vying for 27 awards. A total of 1,348 albums and ex...

Media criticized for disrespecting indigenous outfit at Taiwan's Golden Bell Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Several Taiwanese news outlets have sparked controversy over their reports on the indigenous outfit worn by youth program host Si Pangoyod (鍾家駿) at Saturday's (Sept. 2...

Stunning looks on the red carpet at Taiwan's Golden Bell Awards

Stunning gowns and head-turning looks made their way down the red carpet Saturday evening at the 55th Golden Bell Awards being held at the Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall in Taipei. The event, Taiwan'...

Taiwanese sci-fi animation wins recognition at US Independent Music Awards

Taipei (Taiwan News) — A short film produced by Taiwan's 2019 Golden Bell Awards (GBAs) took home an achievement at the Independent Music Awards (IMAs) in the U.S.. Sci-fi short "A-F...

Taiwanese screenwriter wins award at Busan Int'l Film Festival for crime drama

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Screenwriter Lu Shih-yuan (呂蒔媛) on Sunday (Oct. 6) received the Best Writer award at the 2019 Asia Contents Awards of the Asian Film Market at South Korea’s 24th Bus...

Crime series wins big in Taiwan's Golden Bell Awards' television category

Taiwanese television crime series, "The World Between Us (我們與惡的距離)," scooped up six major prizes at the 54th Golden Bell Awards' category for television programming on Saturday, includin...

Google Doodle celebrates Taiwanese singer Fong Fei-Fei's 66th birthday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Google Doodle celebrated what would be famous Taiwanese singer Fong Fei-Fei's (鳳飛飛) 66th birthday today were she still living. Fong Fei-fei was a popular Taiwanese singe...

Taiwan releases new aerial documentary promoting Taichung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A film titled “Our Taichung” (咱的台中) debuted Oct. 30, providing a peek into the beauty of the city in middle Taiwan from a bird’s eye view, as part of Tai...