Twisted Fate of Lovestars Sun Yi as a half-deity who is sent back to the past three times in an effort to stop the war. Jin Han plays an official who has his own revenge plans and Tan Jianci costars as a prince.
The 43 episode drama releases 2 episodes every Mon-Wed.
Ren Jialun and Bai Lu‘s romance drama Forever and Ever has wrapped up filming for the modern lifetime and released stills of the cast. The crew will be moving to Hengdian to film the leads’ past lifetime of young general × mute girl. [Extended]
Produced by actress-director Zhao Wei, Hear Her 听见她说 is inspired by BBC’s Snatches: Moments from Women’s Lives, and consists of 8 episodes. The series releases 1 episode every Tuesday at 12pm (CN time).
Based on Ma Boyong’s unpublished novel of the same name, Luoyang 风起洛阳 is being pitched as a Tang dynasty version of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. The crime-solving trio consists of a police detective turned suspect (Huang Xuan), a lad who wants to find out the truth behind his father’s death (Wang Yibo) and a noble lady who wants to find the whistle blower’s letter (Song Qian).
Directed by Xie Ze (Great Expectations) and written by Qingmei (The Chronicles of Town Called Jian), the 40 episode drama began filming today.
Huan Xisha (Silk-washing Stream) has released its first trailer and I think Xi Shi (Tong Liya) and the supporting characters are really well cast – Wang Longzheng‘s Goujian is a real stand-out. The trailer feels like an old-school melodrama but I’ll be giving it the benefit of the doubt based on the cast. [Synopsis]