Wednesday, March 5, 2014
The Taiwanese baseball drama “Kano” will hold its international premiere at the opening of the Osaka Asian Film Festival in Japan on March 7, with the film's director and members of its cast expected to hit the red carpet.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
When “Scandal” actress Kerry Washington braved the rain-soaked red carpet Sunday at the Academy Awards in Hollywood, she was wearing the first Jason Wu dress for a star at the Oscars.
International television production company Endemol has lost a lawsuit against the host and the producers of a Taiwan game show that it accused of copying its popular program called “1 vs. 100.”
Baseball drama “Kano” hit it out of the park at the box office in its opening weekend, picking up NT$11.78 million (US$388,682) in ticket sales to top the Taipei charts over the three-day weekend.
Saturday, March 1, 2014
A college student surnamed Huang was rushed to the hospital earlier this month following the sudden onset of severe symptoms including paralysis and loss of consciousness after his visit to an ice sculpture exhibition in Taipei.
Friday, February 28, 2014
Hundreds of fans turned out yesterday to greet the five members of South Korean pop-rock band F.T. Island on their arrival at Taiwan's main international airport for a concert in Taipei on Friday.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Taiwanese band Mayday is heading to Amsterdam to round up its first European tour, after rocking thousands of fans in Paris on Sunday.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Taiwanese director Chi Po-lin's documentary “Beyond Beauty: Taiwan from Above” will be screened at the Osaka Asian Film Festival in March, marking the first time the film's stunning aerial photography and call for environmental awareness will be seen by audiences abroad.
Japanese actor Masatoshi Nagase and actress Maki Sakai expressed happiness Monday at having participated in the upcoming Taiwanese baseball film “Kano” and said they look forward to seeing the film in Japan.
Friday, February 21, 2014
A display featuring 600 paper giant pandas took place yesterday in downtown Taipei as a warm-up for an upcoming outdoor exhibition in which 1,600 pandas and 200 Formosan black bears made from recycled paper will be showcased to raise awareness of wildlife conservation.