Promo Round-up: Spy Hunter

Republican mystery drama Spy Hunter stars Qin Junjie (Summer’s Desire) as Zi Liping, a young man who intends to seek revenge for his half-sister Guiwan’s (Xu Lu) “death”. Lu Yi costars as the main antagonist and his older brother Zi Liqun. [Extended Synopsis]

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Tingxue Tower releases more stills

Totally not Mei Changsu.

Wuxia drama Tingxue Tower.continues its trend of releasing highly stylized stills after its  dark rain stills,  black and white and red calligraphy photos, and green bamboo forest stills.

This dark and maroon (?) set is mostly of people playing instruments and looking like they’re deep in thought.

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Tingxue Tower releases bamboo forest stills

Are you in bamboo forest? Are you in a wuxia drama? You better watch out!

If you’ve seen Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon or House of Flying Daggers or many recent wuxia-ish dramas such as The Flame’s Daughter, you would know that bamboo forests are great places to pick fights. Here’s a set of photos in the forest from the cast of wuxia drama Tingxue Tower featuring the three lead couples played by Qin Junjie, Yuan Bingyan, Han Chengyu, Angela Yuen, Zhao Dongze, and Lin Yuan.

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Tingxue Tower’s logo is awesome

The character for tower, 楼, has a tower in it in the logo

Here’s another set of posters for wuxia drama Tingxue Tower.  The giant logo is really the focus of this set more than either Qin Junjie or Yuan Bingyan.  But hey, if I had a cool logo, I would showcase it, too.  The character for tower, , has a tower in it and that’s pretty clever.

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Tingxue Tower trailer is a tribute to last decade’s wuxia masterpieces

In an age filled with xianxia (fantasy wuxia) adaptations and re-adaptations of  wuxia classics, Tingxue Tower is a rare adaptation of a contemporary wuxia novel.

The rare contemporary wuxia adaptation Tingxue Tower 听雪楼 shows with its new trailer that it’s not just an attempt to revive the dying wuxia genre with a new story, but also seems to be a tribute to last decade’s highly-stylized wuxia films. The trailer has scenes reminiscent of the rain fight in Hero and the bamboo forest fight in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and definitely perks my interest.

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Qin Junjie, Yuan Bingyan star in fantasy wuxia drama Tingxue Tower

Production is well underway for Tingxue Tower 听雪楼, the drama adaption of Cang Yue’s popular wuxia novel of the same name. Qin Junjie (Summer’s Desire) plays male protagonist Xiao Yiqing, while Yuan Bingyan (The Mystic Nine) costars as his love interest Shu Jingrong.

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Promo Round-up: Summer’s Desire

Given how much music is a part of the story, they should’ve done a musical adaptation for creativity bonus points. . 

Half school romance and half the tale of one woman’s climb to the top in the entertainment industry, the third adaptation of Summer’s Desire 泡沫之夏 begins airing  two episodes every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday beginning May 8th.

The series stars Zhang Xueying, Qin Junjie,  Huang Shengchi  and Madina Memet.

Acting career trailer ;Love triangle trailerControlling boyfriend trailer ; Trailer 1 ; Trailer 2 

 

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First look at new Summer’s Desire drama

The latest adaptation for Summer’s Desire 泡沫之夏, starring Zhang Xueying, Qin Junjie, and Huang Shengchi, has released a trailer. I haven’t seen Huang Shengchi in anything, but both Zhang Xueying and Qin Junjie are solid young actors. If anything, the actors look a lot more their age (middle school to early twenties) than the previous two versions.

Qin Junjie, Xu Lu confirmed for The Disguiser writer’s new spy drama

 

Spy Hunter 天衣无缝 comes from screenwriter and author Zhang Yong (The Disguiser) and director Li Lu (In the Name of the People), and has cast up-and-coming actors Qin Junjie (The Glory of Tang Dynasty) and Xu Lu (Candle in the Tomb: Weasel Grave) as leads.

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Summer’s Desire remake confirms leading trio

The latest remake of popular romance novel Summer’s Desire 泡沫之夏 by Ming Xiaoxi has confirmed its leads. Zhang Xueying (Fifteen Years of Waiting for Migratory Birds) will be playing female lead Xia Mo, an orphan who becomes a trainee at a recording company to help pay for her brother’s medical bills.

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