Sonia Sui

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Sonia Sui
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Sonia Sui in 2014
Background information
Born (1980-10-22) October 22, 1980 (age 37)
Chung Hsing New Village, Nantou County, Taiwan
Other names Sui Tang
Alma mater University of Winnipeg
Occupation Actress, television host, model
Years active 2002-present
Spouse(s) Tony Hsieh (m. 2015)
Children 2
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Sonia Sui (Chinese: 隋棠; pinyin: Suí Táng) is a Taiwanese actress, television host and model. She is best known for her role as Hsieh An-chen in the 2010 television series The Fierce Wife.[1]

Life and career[edit]

At the age of 13, Sui was sent to Poland, where she completed her junior high school education in Poznań. She then moved to Winnipeg, Manitoba where she finished her high school and went to study psychology at University of Winnipeg. Upon completion of the program, Sonia moved back to Taipei and started to pursue a modeling career.

In recent years, Sui has successfully turned to acting and hosting television shows. She starred in a number of television series and films, including the well-received Magicians of Love and The Year of Happiness and Love, as well as earning many endorsement deals. Sui was also the co-host of the Golden Horse Awards ceremony in 2008.[2]

Personal Life[edit]

Sui was in a relationship with How Yao from 2004-2012, then married Tony Hsieh in 2015, who is the brother of American-Taiwanese actress Aggie Hsieh.



Year English title Original title Role Notes
2007 Surf's Up N/A Lani Aliikai Taiwanese release, voice
2009 Power for Love 為愛發電 Tina Short film
2010 Toy Story 3 N/A Barbie Taiwanese release, voice
2011 Make Up 命運化妝師 Chen Ting
2012 When Yesterday Comes 昨日的記憶-迷路 Iris Segment "Healing"
2012 The Seed 種子 Green Short film
2012 The Fierce Wife - Final Episode 犀利人妻最終回:幸福男·不難 Hsieh An-chen
2012 Together 甜·祕密 Lily
2013 Twelve Nights 十二夜 N/A
  • Documentary
  • As producer
2014 Twa-Tiu-Tiann 大稻埕 A-chun
2015 Women Who Flirt 撒嬌女人最好命 Hailey
2015 The Laundryman 青田街一號 A-gu
2016 Berlin Fairy Tale 柏林童話 Zhang Lili

Television series[edit]

Year English title Original title Role Notes
2003 Up on the Stage 舞動奇蹟 Du Jiali
2003 Love Go Go 爱情来了 Lan Meiqi
2003 Fly Me to Polaris 星愿 Maggie
2003 Spicy Teacher 麻辣鲜师 Student Cameo
2004 The Legend of Speed 極速傳説 Miki
2004 Love Overcomes Everything 死了都要愛 Xiaoshu
2005 The Legend of Speed 2 愛戀2000米 Miki
2005 The Prince Who Turns into a Frog 王子變青蛙 Dai Anfen Cameo
2006 The Kid from Heaven 天堂來的孩子 Kai Li
2006 The Magicians of Love 愛情魔髮師 Ye Kelan
2009 The Year of Happiness and Love 那一年的幸福時光 Huang Kuo-fen
2009 Black & White 痞子英雄 Lei Mu-sha
2010 Untold Stories of 1949 大江大海一九四九 Young Soong Ai-ling
2010 The Fierce Wife 犀利人妻 Hsieh An-chen
2010 P.S Man 偷心大聖 P.S. 男 Ma Xiaoqian
2013 The Pursuit of Happiness 愛的生存之道 Chi An-lei
2014 Mr. Right Wanted 徵婚啟事 Lee Hai-ning
2015 Women On The Breadfruit Tree 長在麵包樹上的女人 Song Dizhi

Variety show[edit]

Network English title Original title Notes
TLC Lady in the House 玩美女人窩 Host
MTV Taiwan Fashion Guide 愛漂亮 Host
CTS/Azio TV Miss Love To Travel 小姐愛旅行 Host
CTS Woman Travel Woman愛旅行 Host
CTi Variety Miss Traveler 空姐愛旅行 Host

Music video[edit]

Artist Song title
Rynn Lim "Melody"
Style "In Between"
Tiger Hu "18 Restricted"
Alan Ko "Don't Worry"
JJ Lin "Tales of the Red Cliff"
Shin "The Lonely Fire"
Thongchai McIntyre "Why The Tears"
Suming "Don't Be So Quick to Say You Love Me When You Are in Dulan"
Where Chou "Lonely City"
Dwagie "FaceBook"
Hsiao Huang-chi "The Most Beautiful Flower"

Published works[edit]

  • Sui, Sonia (2007). Sonia Sui's Eastern Europe Landscape. Taipei: Kate Publishing. ISBN 9789868349513. 

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2011 46th Golden Bell Awards Best Leading Actress in a Television Series The Fierce Wife Nominated
2013 50th Golden Horse Awards Best Original Film Song "If Love Songs Were All the Same" from Together


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