Angie Chai (Chinese: 柴智屏; pinyin: Chái Zhì Píng, born May 14, 1962 in Kaohsiung, Taiwan) is a Taiwanese television producer. She is best known for producing "idol" dramas, such as Meteor Garden, which earned her the nickname, "Idol Drama Godmother" (偶像劇教母). Chai produced a remake to Meteor Garden in 2018.
Chai graduated from Chinese Culture University, before beginning her career as a screenwriter. She went on work on a variety show, Diamond Stage, as an executive producer and teleplay writer in the 1980s. She also served as producer of Super Sunday, hosted by Chang Hsiao-yen and Harlem Yu.
In 2001, Chai produced the megahit show, Meteor Garden, which was based on a Japanese comic. She also produced its sequels, Meteor Rain (2001) and Meteor Garden II (2002). After the success of Meteor Garden, Chai helped form the boyband F4, made up of the four male leads, Jerry Yan, Vic Chou, Vanness Wu, and Ken Chu. Also in 2001, she worked on Peach Girl with Wu and Marmalade Boy with Chu. Chai produced Hi Working Girl with Show Luo and Jolin Tsai in 2003. The same year, Chai collaborated again with Chou and Barbie Hsu for Mars.
Chai worked with Rainie Yang for City of Sky and Devil Beside You in 2005. The stars of Devil Beside You, namely Yang, Mike He, and Kingone Wang, reunited for Why Why Love (2007), also produced by Chai. The same year, Chai produced Corner with Love with Hsu and Sweet Relationship with Chou. Chai worked with Yang again on the popular dramas Miss No Good (2008) and Hi My Sweetheart (2009). In 2011, she produced Rainbow Sweetheart, an adaptation of the Korean drama My Girl. Also in 2011, Chai produced her first film You Are the Apple of My Eye, which was well received by critics.
In 2012, she produced Fondant Garden, starring SS501 member Park Jung-min. Chai worked on the first two films of the Tiny Times franchise in 2013. After Tiny Times, she produced the television dramas First Kiss (2014) and Behind Your Smile (2016), and the films Café. Waiting. Love (2014), The Tenants Downstairs (2016), and Mon Mon Mon Monsters (2017). In April 2017, Chai announced plans to remake Meteor Garden. She handpicked the leads, Shen Yue, Dylan Wang, Darren Chen, Connor Leong, and Caesar Wu. The drama was released in the summer of 2018.
|2001||Meteor Garden|| Barbie Hsu, Jerry Yan, Vic Chou, Ken Chu,|
Vanness Wu, Rainie Yang, Winnie Chien,
Edward Ou, Wang Yue, Dong Zhi Cheng,
Angie Tang, Wallace Chung, Beatrice Hsu
|Meteor Rain|| Jerry Yan, Vic Chou, Ken Chu, Vanness Wu,|
Rainie Yang, Peien Chien
|Love Scar||Jerry Yan, Winnie Chien, Angie Tang||Figaro Tseng|
|Peach Girl||Vanness Wu, Peien Chien, Edward Ou||Duncan Chow|
|Poor Prince||Vic Chou, Ken Chu, Edward Ou||Kimi Hsia|
|Marmalade Boy||Ken Chu||Kim Hsia|
|2002||Meteor Garden II|| Barbie Hsu, Jerry Yan, Vic Chou,|
Ken Chu, Vanness Wu, Michelle Saram,
Wang Yue, Dong Zhi Cheng, Megan Lai
|Come to My Place||Jerry Yan, Vic Chou, Ken Chu, Vanness Wu||Jolin Tsai, Kimi Hsia, Duncan Chow (cameo)|
|2003||Love Storm||Vic Chou, Ken Chu, Megan Lai, Beatrice Hsu|
|2004||Hi Working Girl||Megan Lai, Wallace Chung, Ken Chu (cameo)|| Show Luo, Jolin Tsai, Duncan Chow,|
|Good Beautiful Clinic|
|Mars||Barbie Hsu, Vic Chou, Megan Lai||Kingone Wang|
|2005||Good Beautiful Clinic 2||Megan Lai|
|Magic Ring||Winnie Chien||Kimi Hsia|
|Starry Night||Megan Lai, Angie Tang||Figaro Tseng, Kingone Wang|
|City of Sky||Ken Chu, Rainie Yang, Michelle Saram||Jin Dong|
|Devil Beside You||Rainie Yang, Angie Tang||Mike He, Kingone Wang, Figaro Tseng|
|2006||Goku Dou High School||Dean Fujioka, Kingone Wang|
|Silence||Vic Chou, Megan Lai||Jin Dong, Kingone Wang|
|2007||Corner with Love||Barbie Hsu||Show Luo, Dean Fujioka|
|Sweet Relationship||Vic Chou, Megan Lai, Angie Tang|
|Why Why Love||Rainie Yang||Mike He, Kingone Wang, Michelle Chen|
|2008||Wish to See You Again||Vic Chou, Ken Chu, Vanness Wu||Michelle Chen|
|Miss No Good||Rainie Yang, Angie Tang||Dean Fujioka, Michelle Chen, Wilber Pan|
|Prince + Princess 2||Duncan Chow|
|Infernal Lover||Mike He, Jin Dong|
|2009||Calling For Love||Mike He|
|Hi My Sweetheart||Rainie Yang, Wang Yue||Show Luo|
|2010||Endless Love||Wilber Pan|
|2012||Fondant Garden||Angie Tang||Kingone Wang|
|2016||Behind Your Smile||Marcus Chang|
|2011||You Are the Apple of My Eye||Megan Lai (cameo)|| Michelle Chen, Kai Ko, Emerson Tsai,|
|2013||Tiny Times||Kai Ko|
|Tiny Times 2||Kai Ko|
|2014||Café. Waiting. Love||Megan Lai|| Michelle Chen, Emerson Tsai (cameos),|
|2016||The Tenants Downstairs|
|2017||Mon Mon Mon Monsters||Emerson Tsai, Kai Ko (cameos)|
- Her daughter, Gao Juan Ya (高隽雅) appeared in Chai's dramas, Miss No Good and Hi My Sweetheart.
- Chai has a cameo in the final episode of Meteor Garden (2018) sing "Qing Fei De Yi" with Harlem Yu and the cast.