[Updated for February]
The Romance of Hua Rong 一夜新娘 – Nov 30
Starring: Zhao Zhaoyi, Yuan Hao
Details: 24 episodes, weekly drama on Mango TV
Sweet rom-com. Pirate x general’s daughter.
The latest remake of Handsome Siblings comes from the director of Mengfei Comes Across and the second writer of Legend of the Condor Heroes 2017, and stars Hu Yitian and Chen Zheyuan as brothers who have been groomed to turn against each other.
CCTV-8 will air 3 episodes daily and run for 44 episodes, while iQiyi will be streaming the full 53 episode version (2 eps daily).Continue reading
Upcoming adapatation of wuxia novel Handsome Siblings has released a new trailer focusing on the star-crossed fate of the two leads played by Chen Zheyuan and Hu Yitian. Still no news on when it’ll air yet.
Some stills from upcoming dramas, including The Legend of Fuyao, Records from Nanyan Studios, Handsome Siblings, King of Blaze, The Patriot, An Oriental Odyssey, One and Another Him, and My Classmate from Far, Far Away.
The new version of Handsome Siblings 绝代双骄 is directed by Zou Zicheng (second director of The Stand-In) started filming today, and has confirmed Chen Zheyuan (Legend of Zu 2) as Xiaoyu’er and Hu Yitian (A Love So Beautiful) as Hua Wuque. Hu Yitian’s acting skills is his biggest weakness, and he really needs to pull a Nic Tse (whose good looks could somewhat cover for his wooden acting) to make this work.