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‘My Missing Valentine’ shares magic of Taiwan romcoms with the world

“I have very romantic ideas but actually, in action, I’m not a very romantic person.” Writer-director Chen Yu-hsun (陳玉勳) is sitting in a chair at his home, laughing, thousands of ...

HK actor Anthony Wong receives Taiwan employment gold card

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Famed Hong Kong actor and pro-democracy activist Anthony Wong (黃秋生) has received Taiwan's Employment Gold Card. The National Development Council (NDC) on Sunday (Ap...

NT$5 million to be given out at Taiwan's Golden Harvest Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 43rd Golden Harvest Awards, the most prestigious award for young filmmakers in Taiwan, announced this year’s nominees during a ceremony in Taipei on Wednesday (M...

Taiwan film festival to open with documentary on siege of Hong Kong's PolyU

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A documentary that chronicles the climactic siege of Hong Kong's Polytechnic University (PolyU) during the city's pro-democracy protests will kick off the 12th Tai...

Oscar winner Ang Lee throws out first pitch at Taiwan baseball game

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Academy-award winning Taiwanese director Ang Lee (李安) on Friday (March 19) threw out the first pitch at the Xinzhuang Baseball Stadium in New Taipei City, as the Fubon Gua...

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...