Rookie agents Wang Talu, Xu Weizhou, Sandrine Pinna team up in spy comedy

Top requirement to become an agent: being unreasonably attractive

Spy Comedy The Rookies 素人特工 is coming out this week and the trailer actually looks really fun. The film directed and written by Alan Yuen (Monster Hunt, Firestorm, New Police Story) comes out on the July 12th in China and seems to have potential for overseas releases.

Wang Talu, Xu Weizhou, Sandrine Pinna, Milla Jovovich, Xiao Zhan, and Liu Meitong star in this summer blockbuster that looks like it has some potential.

Jackson Wang sings a remix of Papillion for the film here.

A team of accidental agents consisting of an extreme sport lover (Wang Talu), a mad scientist (Xu Weizhou), a police officer (Sandrine Pinna), and an unemployed doctor (Liu Meitong) team up with the help of special agent Milla Jovovich to try and stop a group of terroists.

Love and Destiny releases theme song, sets release date

Still on the fence, but the production values seem top-notch.

Ni Ni and Chang Chen’s Love and Destiny 宸汐缘 has finally set a release date for July 15th (this means there’s a 50% chance of it actually being released). The drama released a MV today for its theme song by Zhang Bichen and Zheng Yunlong. From the producers and director of Eternal Love, the drama tells of the love story between the God of War and a maiden destined to bring chaos to the world. [Extended Synopsis]

First look at latest Jaywalk stars in new school drama

Zhao Youwei and Zhu Yulin could play younger versions of Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo

Jaywalk, the company co-founded by Yang Mi that propelled artists like Dilraba, Gao Weiguang, Zhang Binbin, and Zhang Yunlong to fame, has had major expansions in its management departments lately. Their newest drama features a full set of young actors from the company, including mostly unfamiliar names with the exception of a few who participated in Produce Camp 2019.

The drama, I Remember That Boy 我曾记得那男孩, is a high-school drama based on the book of the same names. Here are the cast’s initial character posters. The last time Jaywalk did this was Micro Times, and although the drama was a flop, most of the leads became famous. Who’ll be the next Jaywalk breakout star?

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Yang Yang, Jiang Luxia stills from The Glory of Special Forces

We finally get a glimpse of female lead Jiang Luxia (Operation Red Sea) in the latest stills from special forces drama The Glory of Special Forces. The series follows the journey of a rebellious teen (Yang Yang) to become a special forces member.

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Cai Yao joins the cast of female spy ensemble film 355

The official Instagram of 355 the movie has added Super–Vocal star Cai Yao into its nine-people follow list, which had previously included the five female leads Fan Bingbing, Jessica Chastain, Penelope Cruz, Diane Kruger, and Lupita Nyong’o in addition to Sebastian Stan, Edgar Ramirez, and director Simon Kinberg.

I’m probably one of the two people who watch Chinese entertainment but haven’t watched Super Vocal, so I don’t know much about him, but he is 20-years-old and 193 cm. Here’s him performing English song Over the Rainbow.

The film’s official Instagram also posted a behind-the-scenes look at preparations for the film. Filming reportedly begins this or next week.

Promos Round-Up : Please Give Me a Pair of Wings

Follow Ju Jingyi as she first breaks out of prison and then tries to clear both her own and her wrongly convicted father’s names while hiding from the law.

Prison break drama Please Give Me a Pair of Wings 请赐我一双翅膀 airs on Tencent today. Starring Ju Jingyi, Aaron Yan, Zhang Yuxi, Han Dong, Merxat, and Wang Yitong, the series airs every Tuesday-Saturdays on Tencent here today (so far not region blocked) . More stills, trailer, and a weird official plot that seems to have nothing to do with the drama here.

OP by Aaron Yan, ED by Ju Jingyi ; Insert song by Hu Shasha:

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Promo Round-Up: Go Go Squid!

Who could say no to the sweetness that is Yang Zi?

Yang Zi, Li Xian, and Hu Yitian’s rom-com Go Go Squid 亲爱的,热爱的 (formerly 蜜汁炖鱿鱼) airs today, July 9th.   Yang Zi plays a brilliant IT student who doubles as a cover artist who falls in love with the workaholic competitive gamer played by Li Xian. Hu Yitian joins the mix as a rival gamer. The daily drama is available on Youtube here.

Theme song MV ; BTSTrailer 1 ; Trailer 2 ; TV Spot; Trailer 3 below: 

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