The sixth remake of Demi-Gods and Semi-Devilsstars Tony Yang as Qiao Feng, Bai Shu as Duan Yu, Wang Tianyang as Xuzhu, Janice Man as Wang Yuyan, Su Qing as A-zhu and He Hongshan as A-zi. It‘ll release 2 episodes daily beginning tonight.
Zhang Zhehan, a breakthrough star thanks to Word of Honor, is set to say goodbye to a career in the entertainment industry after previous Instagram posts showing him posing inside the controversial Yasukuni Shrine and attending a friend’s wedding at Nogi Shrine were shared online.
The actor was supposed to star in military film Formed Police Unit 维和防暴队, but it seems like the producers will either edit the character out of the story or find an actor to replace him.
Yu Zheng’s borderline girl-love miniseries Couple of Mirrors stars Zhang Nan and Sun Yihan in the leading roles, and will premiere on Bilibili in a couple of hours. The danmaku site is region-restricted though, and there’s no news yet about legal viewing options outside of Mainland China.[Extended synopsis]
Awakening in Chang’an (native title change to 与君歌) is a Tang dynasty period romance that stars Cheng Yi(Love and Redemption) as the emperor who is able to solidify his power with the help of a pair of sisters played by Zhang Yuxi and Xuan Lu. [Extended Synopsis]
The drama airs two episodes daily on Hunan TV from Sunday to Thursday, and 1 episode on Fridays and Saturdays.
Crime Crackdown is inspired by the real-life event of a gang leader who evaded justice for almost twenty years due to corruption of the judicial system. This may turn out to be a solid drama, depending on how much the censors have edited the final product. Starring Sun Honglei, Zhang Yixing, Liu Yijun and Wu Yue, the drama is scheduled to premiere within the next couple of months. [Extended synopsis]
The Wind Blows From Longxi stars Chen Kun, Bai Yu, Angelababy and Sun Yi as leads, and will revolve around a double agent who tries to catch a triple agent. Fingers crossed the drama is as good as the stills. [Extended Synopsis]