Antique Bureau 2 begins streaming

Xia Yu returns to find the fakes.

The second season of antique thriller, Antique Bureau / Mystery of Antiques, began streaming today. This drama had a promo period of like a week, so there are not that many promo material. The director for this actually has a better track record than that of one, so I’m hoping the drama will reflect that. It stars Xia Yu, Wei Chen, and Aly. ThThe series 2 episodes every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday and should be available with English subs on WeTV.

Trailer below, pretty theme song by Zhou Shen here.

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Xia Yu returns in Mystery of Antiques 2, this time with Wei Chen as a sidekick

Candle in the Tomb: The Wrath of Time and The Lost Caverns director Fei Zhenxiang takes on the latest season of antique thriller Mystery of Antiques 2 古董局中局之鉴墨寻瓷. Xia Yu still stars as the antique dealer Xu Yuan. He’s joined by Wei Chen (replacing Qiao Zhenyu) and Aly (replacing Cai Wenjing) in a quest to decipher the mysteries of the Song Dynasty painting Along the River During the Qingming Festival . The drama has finished filming and will likely stream on Tencent/ WeTV.

Music Monday: May 18, 2015

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Here to make Monday a little easier =)

Brighten your Monday up with a fun tune from Aarif Rahman, a cute family zoo song from Fan Weiqi, a powerful rock ballad from A-mei,  songs of friendship from  RTA Xu Hao X Zhu YuanbingMa Haisheng and M.I.C.‘s Tan Jianci.

A-mei sets fire to the patriarchy in her epic song and MV Matriarchy 母系社會


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ee-Media releases New Year calendar

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You know you’re growing old when … you don’t recognize a dozen or so people on eeMedia’s New Year gimmick. No colorful New Year MV‘s this year, but eeMedia does have a fun calendar featuring favorites like Top Combine, Li Yuchun, Zheng Shuang, Wei Chen, Zhang Jie, Ou Hao, Fu Mengni, Yu Kewei, Yu Tian, Hua Chenyu,etc.

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Music Monday: Last Monday of 2014

Here to make Monday a little easier =)
Good Morning Last Monday of 2014! Thanks idarklight for keeping Music Monday as consistent as possible! Here’s to consistency in 2015! …

Another cute acoustic song to add to my playlist. Really, I should just rename the playlist as My 徐良 Xu Liang. His new album 《我》, a composite of ten duets, features a different female artist on each song, from Guo Jing to Happy Camp’s Wu Xin. Seriously! How does this happen? I Will Be OK features Xiao Yan Zi 李晟 Li Chen.

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Can you translate Cong Cong Na Nian?

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“Back in Time” not cool enough for Ni Ni?   Come up with you own!

The film version of Cong Cong Na Nian 匆匆那年 is calling for English titles with a reward! Can you come up with a better English title for the Zhang Yibai film starring Ni Ni (#beautiful), Eddie Peng, and Wei Chen?

Since we’re on the subject, what are some of your favorite English translations? Least favorites?  I nominate My Fair PrincessThe Last Supper, and upcoming drama All Quiet in Peking for the former and Love Yunge from the Desert, The Journey of Flower for the latter.

‘Back in Time’ is being adapted into movie and Internet version

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Back in Time or That Year, Time Flew (匆匆那年) is written by Jiu Ye Hui (九夜茴) and has recently been adapted into movie and web version. The story revolves around a group of friends who were close friends during high school but after graduation, their friendship changes. In the group, Chen Xun and Fang Hui are a couple and their break-up will cause the group to go on separate ways. More information of the novel can be found here.

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Weibo Wednesday: March 19, 2014

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What better way to start off this week’s Weibo Wednesday round-up than with pretty Hu Ge? An unofficial trailer for his upcoming drama Nirvana in Fire (琅琊榜) was leaked yesterday, and although the video doesn’t really reveal much (people flouncing! people walking! people darting around with swords!), at least it gives us some nice shots of Hu Ge.

Tomorrow Ah Su [Hu Ge’s character] is going to get sorted out by Lin Chen. Today, I hurriedly went out to get some fresh air. Medicine you don’t necessarily have to eat, but snow you cannot not appreciate.

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Music Monday:Februrary 17, 2014

Here to make Monday a little easier =)
Here to make Monday a little easier =)

Starting the lunar new years with another unexpected collaboration, GOOD NIGHT MY LOVE (penned and composed by Wei Chen) is a special Valentine’s Day duet performed by Vision Wei Chen 魏晨 and Laure Shang Weijie 尚雯婕. The music video follows Wei Chen from street to street, store to store, looking for the perfect gift for this Valentine. [MR]


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