Promo Round-up: Finding Love on the Journey

Finding Love on the Journey stars Chen Xiao as an undercover cop and Jing Tian as an artist‘s daughter who willingly puts herself in danger to find out the truth behind a mysterious painting. [Extended Synopsis]

The 52 episode drama airs daily on Jiangsu TV / Zhejiang TV beginning tonight.

Trailer 1 (Director’s cut), Teaser 1, Teaser 2, Teaser 3

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Behind the scenes with Yang Yang in Glory of the Special Forces

Upcoming military drama Glory of the Special Forces 特战荣耀 (lit.) stars Yang Yang (Martial Universe) as Yan Poyue, a high school student who comes from a family of soldiers. He forgoes the university entrance examinations and joins the armed police force in order to prove his worth to his father.

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Yang Mi, Wallace Huo romance in latest The Great Craftsman trailer

The Great Craftsman 巨匠 released a new romance -themed trailer focusing on the love between its two leads, architect Fu Hanjun (Yang Mi) and construction worker Shen Qi’nan (Wallace Huo). I wasn’t really sold on the previous trailers, but this one’s really cute.

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Promo Round-up: Detective L

Republican mystery drama Detective L features Bai Yu as Luo Fei, a  dashing detective who develops a bickering romance with recent police academy graduate Qin Xiaoman (You Jingru). They begin to solve a series of murders with the help of a gifted medical examiner Benjamin (Ji Chen).

The 24 episode web drama is directed by Deng Ke (Seven Versions of Myself) and releases 2 eps every Thursday and Friday on Tencent. VIP members get a 6 episode head start.


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Latest The Lost Tomb series goes under the sea in new teaser

From Li Yifeng, Lu Han, Qin Hao,  Zhu Yilong, to  Hou Minghao, portrayals of Wu Xie has always been good-looking, but  will this be the one where he’s actually  interesting?

The latest TV series based on The Lost Tomb book series,  Explore with the Note : Rage of the Sea 盗墓笔记之怒海潜沙 goes under the sea as the crew explores the fallen ship of a Ming dynasty fengshui master.  The new teaser is the first looks at a two-part series starring Hou Minghao as protagonist Wu Xie and  Chen Yi as his otp Zhang Qiling.

The series is produced by Tencent,  directed by Li Ang (no credits), Zhou Yuyi (Hide and Seek ) , and Liu Guohui (Li Yifeng’s Tomb Raider) , and scripted by Li Ang  and Bai Yicong (Li Yifeng’s Tomb Raider). Li Man, Zhang Boyu, Yao Yichen, Liu Xueyi, and Yao Lu round up the cast.

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Promo Round-up: From Survivor to Healer

Healing romance drama From Survivor to Healer stars Shawn Dou (Tribes and Empires) and Miao Miao (Youth) as mental health professionals who must try and overcome their own traumatic experiences before treating others.

The 42 episode drama releases an episode a day on all major Chinese streaming sites as well as Youtube and Viki. VIP members get an 8 episode head start.

Playlist of trailers and behind-the-scenes:

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Republican murder mystery drama Evil Nights airs tonight

Another Republican mystery drama, another trio banding together to solve murder cases. In Evil Nights 罪夜无间, Wang Longzheng (Day & Night) plays a private investigator who may be somehow involved in the killings. Gan Lu (Darker series) costars as a mysterious student who recently returned from overseas, while Ji Ning plays the son of a police officer.

Written by Zhang Yuan’ang (one of the writers of Ashes of Love), the web drama releases episodes at noon every Wednesday on Youku.

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