Stars arrive for Taiwan's Golden Horse awards as teen set to take on veteran movie stars

TAIPEI – Veteran movie stars will take on a 14-year-old newcomer on Saturday (Nov 25) at Taiwan’s Golden Horse awards, dubbed the Chinese “Oscars”, with the teenager tipped to steal the show.

Stars began arriving for the ceremony to cheering fans, with Oscar-winning director Ang Lee among the big names set to walk down the red carpet in Taipei’s Sen Yat-sen Memorial Hall.

He will present the best actress award with Hollywood star Jessica Chastain also set to grace the red carpet.