Jacky Wu top earning-host

TAIWAN - Jacky Wu is Taiwan's top-earning variety host this year, with an estimated NT$157.2 million (S$25 million) from hosting shows in Taiwan and China, says Taiwan Apple Daily.

Dee Hsu, who appears in advertisements in China and Hong Kong, is second with NT$110.8 million and Hu Gua, who works in Taiwan only, is third with NT$109.7 million. Matilda Tao and Sam Tseng - who is active in Singapore - round out the top five, with NT$102.6 million and NT$75.2 million, respectively.

Get a copy of The Straits Times or go to straitstimes.com for more stories.