"In Time with You," a TV drama produced by GTV, was the biggest winner at the 47th Golden Bell Awards this Friday, winning seven awards altogether.
In addition to the awards for Best Television Series, Best Director, Best Script, Best Supporting Actress and Best Drama Marketing, its major players Bolin Chen and Ariel Lin also won the Best Leading Actor Award and Best Leading Actress Award respectively. Lin won the honor for the second time.
Chen, who entered the race as one of the top favorites, has become hugely popular among female audiences in Taiwan for his portrayal of a thoughtful and dedicated partner in a relationship of undeclared love with his best friend.
Meanwhile Peng Chia-chia and Hsu Hsiao-shun, who co-host the "Super Night Club" were awarded for Best Host in a Variety Program.
Highlights of the award ceremony included hosts Sam Tseng and popular TV host Janet Hsieh dancing together and a performance by Luxy Boyz, a group of Taiwanese hip-hop dancers known for their robotic dancing styles.
Taiwanese magician Lu Chen, who was named "Magician of the Year" by the Academy of Magical Arts in the United States earlier this year, also performed at the award ceremony, wowing audience with his magic stunts.