Inspiration for Taiwan ‘Teenage Psychic’ TV drama receives IOC Women and Sport World Award

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A female baseball umpire from Taiwan has received the “2019 Women and Sport World Award” by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) at the United Nations Hea...

Celebrities, athletes, others accused of lying to the public

CHICAGO (AP) — Actor Jussie Smollett was arrested in Chicago early Thursday, one day after prosecutors charged him with filing a false police report for what he claimed was a racist and homophobic att...

K-pop and fancy sneakers: Kim Jong Un's cultural revolution

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Dancers in hot pants. Factories pumping out Air Jordan lookalikes. TV dramas that are actually fun to watch. North Korean pop culture, long dismissed by...

New CBS contest 'World's Best' wins post-Super Bowl slot

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A roundup of news from the Television Critics Association winter meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs. ...

'Red Line' puts Noah Wyle at center of police shooting drama

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Noah Wyle is back in Chicago for a TV drama that's far different than the 1990s hit "ER" that launched his career. In CBS' limited series "The Red Line," Wyle...

Snubs, surprises and a Satanic shout-out? Key Globes moments

It was a moment when everyone — absolutely everyone — expected to see an ebullient Lady Gaga climbing to the stage in her dramatic periwinkle gown. Instead, a visibly stunned Glenn Close got the Golde...

The Latest: Sandra Oh wins best TV drama actress Globe

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards, being presented live Sunday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California (all times local): 6:23 p....

Netflix announces new Taiwanese original series 'Triad Princess'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The giant of online entertainment, Netflix, held a press conference on Nov. 9 and announced 17 new series to be produced in Asia over the next year, as well as a major exp...

‘Roseki’ and ‘A Boy Named Flora’ big winners at Golden Bell Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s 53rd Golden Bell Awards were held at Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hall last night, where TV drama Roseki won five of its nominations, and A Boy named Flora A scoope...

Netflix series 'A Taiwanese Tale of Two Cities' sees high praise from Taiwan’s viewers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Netflix television series "A Taiwanese Tale of Two Cities" received strong praise from Taiwanese viewers, after debuting on local TV network PTS on Sept. 1. &...

Netflix series 'A Taiwanese Tale of Two Cities' to premiere in September

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Starting Sept. 3, Netflix will premiere a new original TV series for audiences about the lives of two young Taiwanese women who swap homes and lives between San Francisco ...

Remarkable Korean Content Startup Companies Are Coming to Thailand!

SEOUL, South Korea & BANGKOK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 25, 2018--This June, remarkable Korean content startup companies will visit Bangkok. These startups were selected and supported companies by Kore...

Taiwanese TV station suspected of bowing to Beijing, after canceling historical drama

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The cancellation of a historical TV drama produced by a Taiwanese television station has led to speculation and rumors that pressure from the Chinese government led to the...

TV drama about high court's Ginsburg, O'Connor in the works

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A TV drama about the lives and careers of Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg is in the works. A spokeswoman for Alyssa Milano said Tuesday that the actres...

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Bill Cosby's life

This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press and newspaper photographers surrounding Bill Cosby's life and trial published over the years. ___ ...