F4 reunites for special performance on Friday

F4 is reuniting for special performance on Oct. 30. (Courtesy of Jiangsu Television/Weibo)

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwanese boyband F4, made up of Jerry Yan (言承旭), Vic Chou (周渝民), Ken Chu (朱孝天) and Vanness Wu (吳建豪), will get back together on Friday to perform in a TV show aired on Jiangsu Television, seven years after their last reunion. 

Jerry Yan (言承旭) (Courtesy of Jiangsu Television/Weibo)

China’s television channel announced Wednesday the reunion of the boyband which captured the hearts of tens of thousands of girls when the hit drama “Meteor Garden” (流星花園) was aired in 2001. 

Vic Chou (周渝民)(Courtesy of Jiangsu Television/Weibo)

The leading actors starring in the popular drama immediately shot to stardom and they have remained active in showbiz ever since.

Ken Chu (朱孝天)(Courtesy of Jiangsu Television/Weibo)

In a 19-second clip released on Weibo, Jerry, Vic, Ken and Vanness announced their reunion at Jiangsu TV’s 1001 Night Festival (一千零一夜) on Oct. 30 and asked fans to stay tuned to the show.  

Vanness Wu (吳建豪) (Courtesy of Jiangsu Television/Weibo)

“Hello, I’m F4’s Jerry Yan,” the 43-year-old actor-model greets fans in the trailer. 

Responding to the surprising news, many express their excitement, saying that they can finally see the union of their childhood idols.