The upcoming feature film I am Not Madame Bovary 我不是潘金莲 is based on the novel of the same name by Liu Zhenyun, and stars Fan Bingbing as Li Xuelian, a countryside woman who spends twenty years in court defending her reputation.
The Legend of the Demon Cat 妖猫传 has released stills. This seems to be a Chinese-Japanese co-production since it’s based on the Japanese tale of Bakeneko. Starring Shota Sometani, Huang Xuan, Liu Haoran, Zhang Yuqi (Kitty Zhang), Zhang Rongrong (Sandrine Pinna), and Zhang Tianai, those looking for a quick Tang dynasty fantasy movie to watch can check this out.
More stills and (WARNING) potential spoilers at the bottom of the post.
Nirvana in Fire: The Wind Blows in Changlin 琅琊榜之风起长林 has released posters for all its main actors, which include Huang Xiaoming (Mission Milano), Liu Haoran (Detective Chinatown) and Tong Liya (Run for Love) among others. The drama will be split into two seasons, and each one will have 15 episodes.
囚 is the Chinese character for “prison”, depicting a person (人) trapped inside a frame. See this depiction of a lead trapped in her circumstances in detective series When a Snail Falls in Love.
Catch the series English-subbed on YouTube every Monday at midnight Beijing time.
Fighter of the Destiny 择天记 has released stills of more of its characters. Starring Lu Han, Gulnazar, Wu Qian, Yao Di, Zeng Shunxi, Xu Lingyue, Ju Xianhao, Zhang Junzhu, Gao Hanyu, Chen Shu, and Eric Tsang, those who are looking forward to this drama can get a glance through this post.
More stills below the cut.