The Yinyang Master is based off Netease’s Onmyoji and stars Chen Kun as anti-hero(?) Qingming and Zhou Xun as his former master/partner. The film is set to be released on Chinese New Year 2021. [Extended]Continue reading
The Yinyang Master 侍神令 is a very loose adaption of Netease RPG game Onmyoji, and stars Chen Kun as Qingming (Abe no Seimei), Zhou Xun as Babai Biqiuni (Yao Bikuni), Qu Chuxiao as Yuan Boya (Hiromasa) and Shen Yue as Shenyue (Kagura). William Chan and Wang Likun costar.Continue reading
Dream of a Salesman 输赢 stars Chen Kun as Zhou Rui, a successful sales director who is transferred to his company’s headquarters in Beijing. Unfortunately, he is bullied by his new superior, forced to give up control of his own team and assigned KPIs that are impossible to reach.Continue reading
Three-billion-RMB trilogy Fengshen 封神 released its first trailer today. The Wu’ershan-directed project is China’s most expensive yet. What do you think, is it worth it?
Magazine spreads, posters and stills that recently caught our eyes.Continue reading
Magazine spreads, photoshoots and cover art that recently caught our eye.Continue reading
Chen Kun looks like he just walked out of a manhua on the latest cover of Yoho!. Illustrations by Xu Xianzhe, author of Blades of the Guardians.
Posters, stills, photoshoots, and random photos that caught my eye this week.
It’s that time of year again, when I collect all my thoughts on the dramas I watched over the past year. I vowed to watch many of the shows in the discarded list because they starred my favourites, conveniently forgetting that good actors cannot always elevate the quality of a drama.
On the other hand, dramas that weren’t initially on my radar ended up becoming the shows I was most invested in, probably because I had zero expectations going in. What are your thoughts on this year’s drama offerings?
Collection of Cfensi’s past reviews can be found here.
**Spoilers ahead, do proceed with caution.