Female ensemble drama Nothing But Thirty finished filming this week and released its first set of stills. The drama, one of many upcoming female ensemble dramas, tells the story of three thirty-year-old women, played by Jiang Shuying, Tong Yao and Mao Xiaotong, who break free from stereotypes and begin to live life the way they want – because they’re only thirty after all.(more…)
The women of sci-fi film Gone with the Light 被光抓走的人 are captivating under light and shadows in this photoshoot by Zhong Ling. The film follows a post-apocalyptic event where only people without love are left on Earth. It stars Wang Luodan, Chen Wenqi, Tan Zhuo, and Huang Bo and is set for a December 13th release.(more…)
Begin, Again 亲爱的新年好 stars Bai Baihe (Go Away, Mr. Tumor!, A City Called Macau) as the heroine who begins to find herself and start a new life with the help of young room-mate (Zhang Zifeng) and colleague-turned-love interest (Wei Daxun).
Directed by Peng Youlun (PhantaCity) and based off screenwriter Dingding Zhang’s novel Lonely in the City, the film is set for a Dec. 31st release.
Love You Forever 我在时间尽头等你 stars Li Hongqi (Go Go Squid!) as Lin Ge, a man who turns back time so his love interest Qiu Qian can be resurrected. However there’s always a price to pay for thwarting Fate, and the teaser suggests that in the new timeline, Lin Ge will no longer be able to exist in the heroine’s life.
Directed by Yao Tingting (Yesterday Once More), the film is scheduled for a Valentine’s Day premiere next year.(more…)
Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Duan Yihong, and Xiahou Yunshan enact a game of cat and mouse in this promotional photoshoot for their upcoming film The Hunting 猎狐计划, an economics crime thriller based on the same true operation as Wang Kai’s drama of the same name.(more…)
Director Feng Xiaogang reunites with his Youth stars Huang Xuan and Yang Caiyu in upcoming romantic film Only Cloud Knows 只有芸知道. Huang Xuan plays a widower who takes a trip down memory lane and accidentally uncovers a secret relating to his wife’s past.
Based on a true story, the film is slated for a Dec. 20 premiere. [Teaser]
According to Sina, 35-year-old actor and model Godfrey Gao (The Gravity of a Rainbow, We Are All Alone) has passed away in hospital after collapsing on the set of Zhejiang TV variety show Chase Me.
Known for his acting, he starred in hit dramas SOP Queen and God of War, Zhao Yun, before getting his big break with Remembering Lichuan.
Update: Godfrey’s management agency Jetstar has released a statement on Weibo confirming the actor’s passing.
Thankful for the Remaining Years / Joy of Life stars Zhang Ruoyun as a modern time-traveler who believes in equality for all and is determined to change the feudal system of Qing. Costars include Chen Daoming, Wu Gang, Li Qin, Xin Zhilei, Song Yi and Li Chun.
Season 1 runs for 46 episodes and releases 2 eps every Mon-Wed on Tencent/iQiyi.(more…)