Roy Qiu Accepts Face of Asia Award and Hangs with Yoona and Ryu Seung Ryung at the Busan International Film Festival

The cross-over of Taiwanese and Korean stars is happening so much lately, and this week we have Jung Hae In over in Taiwan attending the Golden Bell Awards while Roy Qiu was in Korean at the Busan International Film Festival. Roy has been more prominent in movies the last three years, his hit movie Dear Ex last year got him lots of Best Actor nominations and this year he did horror police thriller The 9th Precinct this summer and next week has the directing comedy The Gangs, The Oscars, and The Walking Dead coming out. He was in Busan to promote that movie with his director and had a chance to snap picks with Yoona and Ryu Seung Ryong, stars of the top two grossing domestic Korean movies this year 2019. He also won the Face of Asia Award whatever that is, he’s definitely still a looker and hopefully keeps challenging himself with acting roles the way Chris Wu is slaying the television medium in Taiwan. Continue reading

Chinese Oscars the 2018 Golden Horse Awards Gets Star-studded Attendance and Teary Best Film Win for Young Deceased Director

The last few years have been meh with the Golden Horse Awards, the Chinese-language film equivalent of the Oscars, due to flagging star-studded movies and creativity that also connects with the mass public. This year the ceremony staged a revival … Continue reading

Chris Wu and Alice Ke Win Best Acting Trophies at the 51st Annual Golden Bell Awards

The glitziest night of Taiwanese television took place at the 51st annual Golden Bell Awards Friday night in Taipei. I only pay attention for the fashion and if certain TW-dramas or acting talent that I happen to like for that … 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