Genius vs Muggles, the Hunan TV weekend series that airs six episodes per week, released stills of the 22-and-under couples. The series is fairly well-produced, but the script is kind of all over the place, which only really works if the dialogue is very clever. The other major complaint I have about this drama is that the secondary couple, with Jiang Jiarui and Taiwanese veteran Lin Youwei, has zero connection. Luckily, we could look at Lu Hong‘s pretty face the entire time instead.
Featuring an all post-90’s cast of mostly Shanghai Drama Academy Class of 2013 students, medical school idol drama Muggle vs Genius is finally airing this weekend!
Shanghai Drama’s really breaking out early recently. Their graduating class of 2015 had a really successful run with “Spicy Female Soldiers” that was ranked 44 in overall watched dramas and has just announced a sequel, and Class of 2014 Dilraba is of course starring in Yang Mi-produced “Micro Times”. Where’s all the Beijing and Central guys (minus lead Lu Hong, of course)?