Promo Round-up: Love Won’t Wait

Love Won’t Wait 如果, 爱 is a 47 episode melodrama that has amassed all the dog-blood tropes you can think of. Cecilia Cheung plays a woman who gets entangled in a love triangle between a man (Xu Zhixian) who may have partially caused her son’s death, and a controlling ex-husband (Vanness Wu) who seems to have turned over a new leaf.

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Air date update, May 2018

May 3rd update: Lost in 1949 may switch air dates with Tang Yan’s The Way We Were, and premiere on June 11th instead.

New Summer’s Desire 泡沫之夏 – May 8
Featuring: Zhang Xueying, Qin Junjie, Huang Shengchi
Details: 36 episodes, 2 eps every Tues-Thurs on Zhejiang TV
Love triangle between a rich young heir, a budding singer and a movie star.

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Cecilia Cheung, Vanness Wu pair up for Love Won’t Wait

In Love Won’t Wait 如果·爱, Cecilia Cheung (Dangerous Liaisons) will be playing a housewife who is abandoned by her in-laws and husband after the death of her son. Ever the optimistic one, she decides to become an independent career woman and also finds her true love along the way. So… it’s basically Temptation of Going Home 回家的诱惑 without the crazy doppelganger revenge angle?

Vanness Wu (The Princess Weiyoung) and Thai actor Thassapak Hsu costar, though its unknown which roles they will be playing. After Vanness’ performance in Weiyoung, I’d actually like to see him play the  unlikable husband.

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