Anyone following Yu Zheng on weibo probably knows that he’s been wanting to make a movie for a while now. Yu Zheng has finally achieved that dream with The Palace, part of his popular time-travel intrigue franchise.
Chen Xiang (Zhou Dongyu) enters the palace and befriend the ambitious Liu Li (Zhao Liying). While Liu Li attempts to set up “accidental” meeting for herself with the princes, Chen Xiang has a chance encounter with the 13th Prince (Chen Xiao). However, Liu Li betrays and frame Chen Xiang to become the wife of the 13th Prince. Are Chen Xiang and 13th Prince destined to be or will she fall into the arms 9th Prince (Zhu Zixiao)?