Yang Mi, William Chan’s Novoland: Pearl Eclipse wraps filming, releases stills

I am loving Yang Mi’s look in this drama.

Novoland: Pearl Eclipse stars Yang Mi, William Chan, Xu Kaicheng and Chen Xiaoyun in a love square, and is slated to premiere on Tencent sometime next year. [Extended Synopsis]

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Promo Round-up: The Lost Tomb Reboot

The Lost Tomb Reboot Season 1 stars Zhu Yilong as Wu Xie, Huang Junjie as Zhang Qiling and Chen Minghao as Wang Pangzi.

The 66 episode drama has been split into two seasons, and the first 32 episodes will stream on Youku / iQiyi every Wed-Thurs beginning tonight. English subs will be available on the iQiyi app.

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Zhu Yilong’s The Lost Tomb releases first trailer

The Lost Tomb Reboot stars Zhu Yilong as Wu Xie, and will focus on his tomb raiding adventures ten years after the events of the last novel. Costars include Mao Xiaotong, Hu Jun, Baron Chen, Huang Junjie, Chen Minghao, Tse Kwanho and Huang Mengying.

The 70 episode drama should drop any day now.

Li Gengxi, Huang Junjie begin filming period rom-com Truth or Dare

Titled Truth or Dare 花好月又圆, the mistaken-identity rom-com that sounds like a mix of Wrong Carriage, Right Groom and My Fair Princess stars Li Gengxi (absolutely perfect in A Little Reunion) as Xiao Wanzi, a mischievous and optimistic young girl who performs on the street for a living. Huang Junjie (Dr. Cutie) costars as the third young master of the Mei family and her love interest.

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Promo Round-up: Dr. Cutie

A belated round-up for the drama I’ve surprisingly watched the most episodes of so far this year. Dr. Cutie 甜医宠妻 stars Sun Qian as the cross-dressing doctor Tian Qi sent to the Ji household. When her master, the new fiancee of general Ji Heng dies of poison, she must prove her innocence to keep her job and her head. Her method? Suck up to the household head Ji Heng, of course. The unintended consequences is that both Ji Heng and his cousin fall for the cute doctor in this love triangle.

You can watch Dr. Cutie with English subtitles on Youtube here (12 EPs released so far) and with other subtitles on Viki here. Trailers below:

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Attention Actors posters and stills round-up

Peng Xiaoran and Huang Junjie reenacts The Legend of Demon Cat

From classics like Daming Palace/Palace of Desire and Chinese Paladin to recent films like The Legend of Demon Cat and Cry Me a Sad River, Tencent’s new acting competition Attention, Actors 演员倾就位 combines the best of I am an actor and Phantastic by capturing the actors for a TV performance rather than on stage while still maintaining an one-take rule. Featuring directors Chen Kaige, Li Shaohong, Vicki Zhao Wei, and Guo Jingming, the resulting segments are on average far more watchable than the other two.

Plus, they have some great stills and posters that are better than many dramas and film posters that are wallpaper-worthy. You can watch episode two English subbed here. Zhang Yunlong and Chen Xiaoyun act out Romance in the Rain:

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Zhu Yilong, Huang Junjie star in reboot of The Lost Tomb

The Lost Tomb Reboot 盗墓笔记重启之极海听雷 announced that Zhu Yilong (The Story of Minglan) would be playing Wu Xie back in August, and has now confirmed new actor Huang Junjie (Unexpected, Fox in the Screen) as Zhang Qiling.

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Fox in the Screen set for release

These period character posters aren’t so bad…

Fox in the Screen 屏里狐 is set for release on November 21st.  Starring Luo YunxiLiu XinqiHuang JunjieHao ZejiaCui Shaohan, and Wang Chaoyang, I guess we are approaching the time of year when there should be a release flood.

More stills below the cut.

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Fox in the Screen has release date

Trailer, character posters, and release date all at once!

Fox in the Screen 屏里狐 has released more character posters and a trailer.  The release date is currently set for November 21st.  Starring Luo YunxiLiu XinqiHuang JunjieHao ZejiaCui Shaohan, and Wang Chaoyang, period fantasy drama, anybody?

More below the cut.

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