Sword Dynasty stars Li Xian as a cultivator who is training to assassinate the king (Liu Yijun). Li Yitong plays the hero’s ‘aunt’ and future love interest. The 34 episode series releases 2 episodes every Friday-Sunday on iQiyi beginning tonight.(more…)
Dates are tentative, as dramas may be pulled at the last minute. Fingers crossed the period dramas are able to premiere without any setbacks.
You Are The Miracle 你是我的奇迹 – Dec 2
Starring: Ji Xiaobing, Gong Wanyi
Details: 24 eps, weekly drama on Tencent
Romance between two popular police academy students.
Li Xian and Li Yitong’s fantasy drama Sword Dynasty released its first full trailer. The Feng Xiaogang-produced drama is rumored to be streaming soon. I haven’t seen a trailer with this much narration since forever, and I really hope it doesn’t carry over to the drama.
Fantasy wuxia drama Sword Dynasty 剑王朝 is based on Wuzui’s novel of the same name, and stars Li Xian (Tientsin Mystic) as Ding Ning, a commoner with great aspirations and Li Yitong (Legend of the Condor Heroes 2016) as Zhangsun Qianxue, the eldest daughter of a powerful aristocrat.