Lady of Law stars Jiang Shuying as a hotshot lawyer who is initially in it for the money, while Liu Mintao plays the more experienced lawyer who believes in justice for all. From the trailer, it seems like the drama will focus on cases related to discrimination against women
In Lady of Law 女士的法则, Jiang Shuying plays Xu Jie, a trainee solicitor who is tasked by one of the partners to investigate whether another partner was actually involved in a corruption scheme. Fellow lawyer Liu Mintao happens to be the daughter of the partner charged with corruption, and the two work together to unveil the truth. Peng Yuchang costars as Xu Jie’s younger love interest.
The 40 episode drama is directed by Li Jiangming (Brilliant Girls), and began filming yesterday.
Fighting Youth‘s new trailer is really focusing on the female relationships – let’s hope it doesn’t take a backseat in the actual drama. Starring Wu Jinyan as a rookie salesperson, Yin Tao and Zuo Xiaoqing as competing sales managers and Liu Mintao as their calculating boss, the drama is slated to premiere at the end of the month.
Over the past week, Mango TV, Tencent and iQiyi have released teasers and promos for select dramas that will probably air next year (follow the links for more information). Which ones are you looking forward to most?
At first I thought Goodbye, My Love was just about Song Jia’s character having a breakdown after discovering her husband’s (Yu Entai) extramarital affair – turns out Liu Mintao is also playing a wife who finds out her husband (Huang Jue) has been unfaithful.
The 12 episode miniseries is produced by Wu Bai and directed by new female director Liu Ziwei.