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Drama

  • Trailer for Tang Yan, Yang Rong,  Hawick Lau’s  The Lady & the Liar  here.
  • Zhao Liying, Hawick Lau’s  Secret of the wife to air on Hunan TV in March.
  • Following the Ancient Sword, Huanrui receives approval for another fantasy wuxia series, Kunlun 昆仑, based on the book of the same name.
  • Zhao Liying, Han Dong, and Zhou Fang’s Lovebirds series 错点鸳鸯·戏点鸳鸯 finally to air on satellite on the 20th. While part 1 is a bit all over the place, I’m a big fan of part 2’s Han Dong – Zhou Fang pairing.  After watching part 2 at least three times, I’m so excited for a HD version!

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Zhao Liying returns to modern dramas with “Secret of the wife”

Zhao Liying’s secret? There are five elves hidden under that dress ready to take over the room.

While Zhao Liying has made her mark in ancient dramas like Female Prime Minister over the past three years, she’s making her return to modern dramas. First up is the recently finished Secret of the wife 妻子的秘密 with Hawick Lau,  Ding Zijun, Wang Zhi, and Kenny Kwan.  Synopsis below and more character posters below the cut.

Childhood friends, high school sweethearts, and successors to two major companies, Minglang aka the most overused idol drama male lead name ever and Baihe seemed like the perfect couple until Baihe’s family business breaks down. Minglang’s mother wants the engagement called off, and Minglang’s secretary wants him for herself. How will the pair keep their love?

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