Air date update, July 2019

Nowadays dramas can be pulled 10 minutes before airing (ahem Novoland, although that’s probably more to do with the fact that it’s a period drama), so don’t get too excited about the shows with unconfirmed dates.

Cry Me A Sad River 流淌的美好时光 (悲伤逆流成河) – Jul 1

Starring: Zheng Shuang, Ma Tianyu
Details: 52 episodes, daily drama on Hunan TV
First loves break up and later reunite.

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Air date update, June 2019

[Updated: June 3rd]

Young Blood 大宋少年志 ~ Jun 3

Featuring: Zhang Xincheng, Zhou Yutong, Zheng Wei
Details: 36 episodes, 2 eps every Mon-Wed on Hunan TV
In the Northern Song Dynasty, six youths are trained as spies and help defend the capital from power-hungry military governors.

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Air date update, May 2019

Seven Days 七日生 – May 3
Featuring: Li Chen, Yang Caiyu, Wang Qianyuan
Details: 28 episodes, daily drama on Dragon TV
The leads travel across countries as part of an operation to save a group of innocent people who become involved with a dangerous gang.

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Air date update, April 2019

New Legend of Madam White Snake 新白娘子传奇 – Apr 3
Featuring: Yu Menglong, Ju Jingyi, Xiao Yan
Details: 36 episodes, weekly drama on iQiyi
Official remake of Angie Chiu’s 1992 classic.

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Air date update: March 2019

All Is Well 都挺好 – Mar 1
Featuring: Ni Dahong, Yao Chen, Tony Yang, Guo Jingfei
Details: 46 episodes, daily drama on Zhejiang TV / Jiangsu TV
“A victim of sexism in her own family, a spoiled youngest son, and a weak father finally freed from his  boss spouse  all walk into the same show…”

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Air date update, February 2019

Airing since Jan 30th:

  • My Father and Daddy 我的亲爹和后爸 starring Zhang Yi, Zhang Guoli and Li Jianyi
  • A World Without Fraud 天下无诈 starring Guo Xiaodong, Xu Yue

Yanshifan: New Youth 艳势番之新青年 – Feb 6
Starring: Huang Zitao, Yi Yangqianxi, Hu Bingqing
Details: 60 eps, daily drama on Dragon TV / Beijing TV
A forward-thinking noble and a commoner band together to save their country. (Extended)

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Air date update, December 2018

The dramas with unconfirmed air dates will most likely air late December / early January.

That City, This Family 那座城这家人 – Dec 2
Starring: Ma Yuan, Tong Lei
Details: 44 episodes, daily drama on Hunan TV
Survivors from the Tangshan earthquake bond and form a new family.

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Air date update, November 2018

Royal Highness 回到明朝当王爷 – Nov 1
Featuring: Jiang Jinfu, Yuan Bingyan, Liu Ruilin
Details: 48 episodes, weekly drama on Youku
An ordinary scholar uses his smarts to become a respected non-imperial prince of the Ming Dynasty.

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Air date update, October 2018

*Hunan TV has been showing The Years You Were Late in its prime time evening slot since Sept 28. All Out of Love is now airing at 10pm on Mondays and Tuesdays, while Battle Through the Heavens has been moved to Wednesday and Thursday nights.

The Legend of Jasmine 苏茉儿 – Oct 1
Featuring: Du Ruoxi, Yan Yikuan, Fu Dalong
Details: 40 episodes, weekly drama on iQiyi
Tells of the romance between Dorgon and Xiaozhuang’s maid Su Mo’er.

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