Tears Flow at Memorial Concert for TW- star Alien Huang Capped by Heartfelt Words From His Best Friends

It’s only been 3 weeks since TW singer-actor-variety host Alien Huang (Huang Hong Sheng and nickname Xiao Gui) passed away on September 16, 2020 but the grieving process feels truncated as everything passed in a whirlwind. From his friends and family memorial to cremation and funeral, he was laid to rest with shock, disbelief, and solemn sorrow for those who knew him in person and those who were merely fans. This Monday a fan memorial concert was held in Taipei, first come first serve for 2000 attendees to celebrate and commemorate Xiao Gui’s life. The media covered it and from all accounts the event was a mix of tears and laughter. Wu Ying Jie (Gui Gui) dressed up like her oppa Xiao Gui while Rainie Yang and Tiffany Hsu along with two other of their high school classmates who together with Xiao Gui formed the famed “5-person gang” read their eulogy for Xiao Gui, promising to live their own lives carrying his memory on their shoulders. *Sniffles*

Continue reading

TW-drama Rock Records in Love Showcases Famous Songs with Top Taiwanese Actors and Actresses

Taiwan’s cable network PTV is doing a phenomenal sounding drama series of one-episode shorts featuring the the most influential music and acting talent. Starting April 9th, Rock Records in Love premieres with individual episodes all featuring a famous song from … Continue reading

The SETTV Drama Leads Wish Everyone a Happy Mid-Autumn Festival

I love how dramas have taken to reminding me that mid-Autumn is coming up, that and the abundance of moon cakes everywhere. September 30th is Zhong Qiu (otherwise known as Mid-Autumn Festival in Chinese speaking countries or Chuseok in Korea) … Continue reading