Veteran actor Lung Shao-hua dies at 68

09/14/2021 11:04 PM
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Lung wins in the best actor category at the 2019 Golden Bell Awards. CNA file photo
Lung wins in the best actor category at the 2019 Golden Bell Awards. CNA file photo

Kaohsiung, Sept. 14 (CNA) Veteran Taiwanese actor Lung Shao-hua (龍劭華), 68, was found unconscious at a rented residence in Kaohsiung Tuesday evening and despite being rushed to hospital later pronounced dead.

The two-time Golden Bell Award-winner, who was in Kaohsiung to shoot a television drama, was found by the film crew, but had no vital signs when he was taken to Yuan's General Hospital in an ambulance at 7:25 p.m.

Lung was pronounced dead at 8:09 p.m., the hospital said.

The police said an initial investigation found no suspicious circumstances relating to the actor's death.

Lung was diabetic, but the cause of death remains to be determined.

(By Hou Wen-ting and Kay Liu)

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