Promo round-up: Upcoming Tencent dramas

Dramas that will be streaming on Tencent this year and next have released trailers and posters. I personally want to watch Liu Yifei and Chen Xiao’s A Dream of Splendor, as well as Daylight Ent’s The Bond. Which ones are you looking forward to most?

A Dream of Splendor – Liu Yifei, Chen Xiao, Liu Yan, Lin Yun

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First look at Xiao Zhan, Ren Min in upcoming fantasy romance

Upcoming melo romance Faraway Beauty 玉骨遥 (literal translation) stars Ren Min as Zhuyan, a princess of Kongsang empire who escapes from an arranged marriage. Xiao Zhan plays Shiying, a prince of the Kingdom of Kongsang who is banished to the remote mountains and ends up as her teacher and love interest.

Directed by Jiang Jiajun (The Legend of Xiao Chuo) and written by Wu Yingying (The Wife’s Lies, Bubu Jingqing), the Tencent series is a very loose adaption of Cang Yue’s fantasy romance novel Zhuyan.

玉骨 can refer to either a corpse or a beauty, and I’ve chosen to go with the latter…