Marco walked the red carpet this year and performed for the collected entertainment industry VIP’s at Asia's premiere media awards event, held in Taiwan & broadcast across Asia by Star TV. The Golden Horse Awards & film festival are the Asian equivalent of The Academy Awards – and this year, Marco Tempest was among the stars presented at the awards and on the red carpet for the extensive media coverage by STAR TV. Tempest was the only American, joining the stars featured at the event, including Lin Chi-ling, Eric Tsang, Karena Lam, Fangzu Ming, Vanness Wu, Karen Mok, Zhang Junning, Zhao Wei, Zhou Xun, Hu Jun, Wu Zun, the French actor - Ma Xiu Ya Maxi (MATHIEU AMALRIC), CoCo Lee, Bang Bang Tang, Fan Yichen, Mao Bo, Ma & Min-hsiung. Marco, best known in Asia for his many television specials & his series “The Virtual Magician,” as well as his extensive work on the Internet, prepared a series of special surprises for the audience at the Golden Horse Awards & red carpet, including a special new version of his popular "Aura" light magic piece in which orbs of light actually moved into his own body, as well as across the giant screens. STAR TV broadcast the event live, beginning with the red carpet entry of the stars into Tai Chung’s Chung San Theater, followed by the full awards ceremony that evening. Marco’s multi-media illusions were among the favorite moments of broadcast. STAR is a leading media and entertainment company in Asia, broadcasting over 60 television services in nine languages to more than 300 million viewers across 53 Asian countries. STAR controls over 20,000 hours of Indian and Chinese programming and also owns the world's largest contemporary Chinese film library, with more than 600 titles, featuring superstars including Jackie Chan, Chow Yun Fat and Bruce Lee. In partnership with leading companies in Asia, STAR businesses extend to filmed entertainment, television production, cable systems, direct-to-home services, terrestrial TV broadcasting, wireless and digital services.