Godfrey Gao passes away

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.

Promo Round-up: The Listener

Mystery thriller The Listener 心灵法医 stars Nie Yuan (Legend of Haolan) as a successful medical examiner who harbours his own secrets. Song Yi (Entrepreneurial Age) costars as the head of the criminal investigations unit with Lu Fangsheng (Longest Day in Chang’an) as her second-in-command.

The 36 episode drama is adapted from Zhu Mingchuan’s Listening to the Dead and releases 2 eps every Mon to Thurs on iQiyi beginning tonight.

Teaser with overly-dramatic BGM

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