“Spring Romance” blossoms again after explosion

Has the fire burnt out all of Yu Haoming’s passion? Or will Spring come again to revive him?

Spring Romance 爱在春天, known as the notorious drama where Yu Haoming and Selina Ren were burnt in an explosion and left hospitalized for months, is back again.  Yu Haoming, who decided to pick up where he ended last time, returns as the male lead, the Shanghai Bund jazz musician who falls for the singer Butterfly, this time played by Yuan Shanshan instead of Selina Ren.

The series is set to air on Hunan TV’s weekday nights slot after Female Prime Minister/Legend of Lu Zhen finishes.  More photos below the cut. (more…)

Music Monday: May 20, 2013

Mondays are always hard...
Mondays are always hard…

This week’s playlist includes: a Sichuan all-star dedication to their hometown, a Bibi-style track from Bibi Zhou Bichang, a dance track from Vivi Jiang Yingrong, a retro pop track from Kiki Hu Ling, an English song from Jeno Liu Liyang, a hometown dedication from Ji Jie, a track from post-90s singer/songwriter Ah Qiao, and a track from returning singer Ruan Danqing. In addition, this week’s relevant OSTs include theme songs from Yu Zheng costume drama Female Prime Minister, costume action drama Hero, a modern romance drama Marriage Article 22, and upcoming movie American Dreams in China.

First, Sichuanese artists want to remind you that Sichuan is Still Beautiful.