Random posters, stills, and photos that caught our eyes lately. Any that caught yours?
Mao Zijun, Zhang Yao for The Story of the Bat Continue reading
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Tagged Ding Yuxi, Janine Chang, Li Yifeng, Liu Shishi, Liu Wen, Mao Zijun, Moonlight, The Story of the Bat, Xin Zhilei, Yang Mi, Yu Shuxin, Zhang Yao, Zhao Wei |
“He learnt his lesson well.” Illustration of a scene from The Bad Kids by 电子鲫鱼
I can count on one hand how many dramas I watched from beginning to end, so I’ve decided to do things differently this year and shine the spotlight on the characters that I really liked. Feel free to submit your own reviews and posts
Standalone reviews 2020:
A Murderous Affair in Horizon Tower, We Are All Alone, The Romance of Tiger and Rose
Which dramas did you follow this year, and which characters made a lasting impression on you?
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Tagged Bai Lu, Bai Yu, Detective Chinatown, Fu Jing, Hu Jun, Hunting, Janine Chang, Joy of Life, Kidnapping Game, Legend of Awakening, Liu Yijun, Love is Sweet, Luo Yunxi, Ning Li, Nothing But Thirty, Qin Hao, Rong Zishan, Roy Chiu, The Bad Kids, The Long Night, Tian Xiaojie, Tong Yao, Tse Kwanho |
All aboard the Ni Ni and Liu Shishi ship!
Cosmo Glam Night‘s photos took on the Fearless Jianghu theme, and they look pretty good. I just wish more actors had time to take these. Which looks are your favourite?
My favourite photo shoot of the night: Model Cici Xiang Yejing Continue reading
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Tagged Aduo, Annie Yi, Calvin Chen, Cecilia Boey, Charmaine Sheh, Chen Yuqi, Cici Xiang Yejing, event, Hu Yitian, Janine Chang, Jiang Shuying, Jin Chen, Li Qin, Liu Mintao, Liu Shishi, Liu Yuxin, Mao Xiaotong, Meng Meiqi, Ni Ni, Ouyang Nana, Qiao Xin, red carpet fashion, Song Yanfei, Tang Yan, Tian Yitong, Tong Liya, Vanness Wu, Victoria Song Qian, Wang Ju, Xin Zhilei, Yang Le, Yang Mi, Zhong Chuxi, Zhou Yutong |
Liu Yifei photoshoot and interview by Awkwafina here
Posters, stills, and photoshoots that caught our eyes this week. Feel free to share your own finds in the comments!
Ju Jingyi Continue reading
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Tagged Begin Again, Crystal Liu Yifei, DemonMiki, Happiness Over Two Lifetimes, Janine Chang, Ju Jingyi, Song Yi, Victoria Song Qian, Yang Mi, Yao Chi, Zhang Xueying |
Writer-director Chen Sicheng has grand plans to create his own
Detective Chinatown Universe, and the web drama is his first attempt at bringing the series out of cinema and onto the small screen.
The 12 episode web drama comes from Sam Quah, the director of well-received crime thriller
and releases 1 episode a day every Wed-Sat beginning today. Sheep Without a Shepherd Continue reading
Supervised and written by the
Detective Chinatown film series’ director Chen Sicheng, the web drama version stars Roy Qiu as a private investigator. Janine Chang, Chen Zheyuan, Cheng Xiao and Deng Enxi costar. The 12 episode series will revolve around four cases, all set in different locations and directed by different up-and-coming directors.
Wang Baoqiang and Xiao Yang reprise their roles from the film series. Continue reading
Undercover police drama
Never Say Goodbye stars Ren Jialun who quits the police force to go undercover, and is able to rise through the ranks with the help of the mob boss’ ambitious daughter ( Janine Chang). [Extended Synopsis]
Random posters, stills, and photos that caught my eye lately. Any that caught yours?
A poster for currently filming idol drama 与其微醺何不醉. I really want to translate this as
Why not drunk, but I’m willing to consider other names. It stars Song Yiren and newbies.
False history: The concubines scheming to overthrow the emperor together.
Photographer Yin Chao used wet plate processing and large format cameras to recreate vintage Qing-dynasty looks for currently streaming series
Ruyi’s Royal Love in the Palace. (FYI The camera was invented after Qianlong’s death, but there are definitely photos of later Qing dynasty harems) . Watch the series starring Zhou Xun and Wallace Huo on Youtube here. Continue reading
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Tagged Dong Jie, Janine Chang, Joan Chen, Li Chun, Ruyi's Royal Love in the Palace, Tong Yao, Vivian Wu Junmei, Wallace Huo, Xin Zhilei, Yin Chao, Zhou Xun |
Not much material has been released for
because the air date was announced on such short notice, but having this post up gives me some sense of closure (I’m pretty sure I’ve posted about this drama more than 20 times over the past two years). Ruyi’s Royal Love in the Palace
A record of the failed marriage between the Step-Empress and the Qianlong Emperor.