The 49th Television Golden Bell Awards was held on Oct 25 with TV personalities Sam Tseng Selina Jen serving as hosts.
In an unexpected twist, the best actress for a television drama series went to dark horse nominee Chung Hsin-Ling for her performance in acclaimed series "Sun After The Rain".
Chung broke into tears while accepting her award and thanked everyone who watches TV. Calling herself a comedian who loves to act, she said, "Thank you for loving TV!"
Singapore-billed Malaysia actor Christopher Lee won best actor for a television drama series, reports AsiaOne.
Lee thanked the judges and for the opportunity from producers for giving him a challenging role to perform in Taiwan as well as the opportunity to win his first overseas award outside of Singapore.
His wife, Singapore actress Fann Wong, took to Instagram on Sunday to congratulate her husband on his win.
She posted: "Daddy u the king (sic)! Congrats my dear aiai. You are my best lead actor! Quick, bring the trophy home for Zed to play!"