Taiwanese-Canadian model honored at Oscars ceremony

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwanese-Canadian model and actor Godfrey Gao (高以翔), who passed away from a heart attack last November while shooting a reality show in China, was honored at the 2020...

Taiwanese star wins Best Actor at Asian Television Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese actor William Hsieh (謝祖武) picked up Best Actor at the Asian Television Awards 2020. The 24th edition of the Asian Television Awards Gala took place in Manila ...

Video shows China unification supporters assault Taiwanese actor for flipping them off

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As tensions heat up before Saturday's election (Jan. 11), videos have surfaced showing pro-China unification supporters assaulting a Taiwanese actor. Multiple video...

3 dead in suspected murder-suicide in Taipei’s Neihu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The older brother of Taiwanese actor Ming Dao (明道) was found dead along with his wife and son in a mountainous part of Taipei’s Neihou District in a suspected murder...

Taiwan TV host blames S. Korean reality shows for Godfrey Gao death

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan TV entertainment star Jacky Wu (吳宗憲) said in an interview on Tuesday (Dec. 3) that South Korean TV shows should be blamed for the recent passing of Canadian-Taiwane...

Body of actor Godfrey Gao returned to Taiwan

The body of Canadian-Taiwanese actor Godfrey Gao (高以翔), who passed away after a fatal heart attack last week while taking part in a reality show in China, was returned to Taiwan Monday. Gao's g...

Celebrity charity sales in Taipei to help elderly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)-The Hondao Senior Citizen’s Welfare Foundation will hold a series of charity sales starting Monday morning (Nov. 25) at venues across Taipei to raise funds for disadvantaged...

Son of Taiwan actor sued for obscene behavior at IKEA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Max Lee (李堉睿), son of popular Taiwanese actor Lee Hsing-wen (李興文), has been sued by IKEA for illegally staying overnight at a New Taipei branch and pretending to shower an...

Taiwanese actor To Tsung-hua arrested in Singapore for molesting flight attendant

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese actor To Tsung-hua (庹宗華) has reportedly been arrested by police in Singapore for alleged drunk and disorderly conduct on a China Airlines flight Friday, Feb. 1. ...

Photo story: the style and success of the 55th Golden Horse Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 55th annual Golden Horse Awards was held in Taipei on the evening of Nov. 17, where the best in Chinese-language cinema was recognized. “An Elephant Sitting S...

Taiwanese banned from hosting radio and TV shows in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China’s primary media supervisory agency under the State Council, the National Radio and Television Administration (NRTA), announced new regulations this week that a...

Taiwan actor Jasper Liu promotes Taiwan in Seoul

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwanese actor, model, and musician Jasper Liu (劉以豪), who acted on 2017 Taiwanese movie "Take Me to The Moon," went to Seoul to promote "Fun Taipei 台北冬季旅遊行程"...

Renowned Taiwanese actor Ma Ju-feng passes away

Taipei, July 29 (CNA) Renowned Taiwanese actor Ma Ju-feng died on Sunday at the age of 63, according a statement released by the actor's management company. Officials at Chu Shang Show Chwan Ho...

Peppa Pig charms Taipei over Dragon Boat Festival holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Characters from the hit British animated children's series, "Peppa Pig," will put on three live performances in Taipei over the Dragon Boat Festival weekend,...

‘Dynasty Legends’ ad pulled from Taiwan TV for simulating oral sex

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A TV commercial for the mobile video game "Dynasty Legends" (極無雙) has been officially taken off the air in Taiwan, after many complaints poured in online over its sex...