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Veteran Hong Kong actor Ng Man-tat passes away

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hong Kong veteran actor Ng Man-tat (吳孟達) passed away Saturday at the age of 70. Ng was a Hong Kong actor originally from Fujian, China. He started his career at the age...

Taiwanese brand INF celebrates love at New York Fashion Week show

The Taiwanese fashion brand INF was featured at New York Fashion Week (NYFW) this year, in which it showcased its latest collection with a nostalgic video celebrating love. This is the first time t...

Confucius' 76th generation descendant to star in Taiwanese comedy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese actress Kung Ling-yuan (孔令元), a 76th-generation descendant of Confucius, has taken the lead role in the new comedy film "Daydreaming Deliveryman" (白日夢外...

2021 Golden Horse Fantastic Film Festival visual unveiled

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The key visual for the 2021 Golden Horse Fantastic Film Festival has been revealed, featuring a unicorn-like creature rendered in a splash of colors. Now in its 12th ye...

Taiwanese fantasy TV series features treasures from the National Palace Museum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese TV series "Palace of Serendipity" features award-winning actors and national treasures from the National Palace Museum. The 10 episodes were directe...

London East Asia Film Festival features Taiwanese thriller 'Detention'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The London East Asia Film Festival features three Taiwanese films this year, including the award-winning thriller "Detention." This year's edition present...

Taiwanese drama 'A Sun' makes Variety's list of best films in 2020

The Taiwanese family drama "A Sun (陽光普照)," has been named as one of "the best films of 2020" by the American weekly entertainment publication Variety. Directed and co-written by...

Bai Ling praises Taiwan for COVID-free 'lifestyle'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Bai Ling (白靈) was surprised at Taiwan's legal gay marriages and COVID-free society after paying a visit in November. The Chinese-American actress attended the 57th ...

'Little Big Women' makes NT$120 million at Taiwan box office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwanese film “Little Big Women” has taken in NT$120 million (US$4.2 million) as of Monday (Nov. 30). Despite diminished theater attendance due to the ...

Mark Lee makes career breakthrough as drag queen

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Singaporean actor Mark Lee (李國煌) is calling for people to show respect to LBGTQ individuals after performing in the comedy movie "Number 1." Lee was nominated...

This year's Taiwan Golden Horse hottest fashion trends

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This year’s Golden Horse Film Festival drew to a close with the 57th Golden Horse Awards show that took place at Taipei’s Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall last weeken...

Taiwan's Chen Shu-fang takes best actress at Golden Horse Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Veteran Taiwanese actress Chen Shu-fang (陳淑芳) won best leading actress and best supporting actress at the Golden Horse Awards on Saturday (Nov. 21). According to the 57...

President Tsai invites people to go to the cinema

President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) delivered her congratulations to the winners of the 57 Golden Horse Awards following the end of the film awards ceremony in Taipei on Saturday and invited people to go to ...

Taiwanese Mo Tzu-yi named best lead actor at Golden Horse Awards

Taiwanese Mo Tzu-yi (莫子儀) won the best leading actor prize at the 57th Golden Horse Awards in Taipei on Saturday for his portrayal of a gay man suspected of murdering his boyfriend's mother in the...

'My Missing Valentine' biggest winner at Taiwan's Golden Horse

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — 'My Missing Valentine' scooped five awards at Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards Ceremony on Saturday night (Nov. 21). The film festival is often referred to as t...