TAIPEI — With the recent passing of so many artists in Taiwan, the annual tribute video in honor of deceased artists during the 55th Golden Bell Awards left many celebrities in tears on Saturday night.
The video paid tribute to deceased onstage and offstage workers in the entertainment industry, including Serena Liu, Wu Pong-fong, Yang Guan-yu, Luo Pei-ying, Godfrey Gao, and more.
A sound clip of Alien Huang, in particular, left more celebrities in tears, including Sam Tseng, Chen Han-dian and Hsu Hsiao-shun.
The singer and actor who passed away on Sept 16 said: “Wow, is this the end of the road? Sure, it’s the last step, bye!”
Taiwanese veteran TV host Belle Yu, introduced the tribute video with a quote of a poem by Hu Shih . She read: “I’ve been holding back tears for days, but I never had a chance to cry. There’s no one else around for a few days. I’ll cry my eyes out.”