Elaborate costuming for The Legend of Heavenly Tear: Phoenix Warriors

Taking matching as a couple to the next level…

The Legend of Heavenly Tear: Phoenix Warriors 天泪传奇之凤凰无双 has released more stills.  Starring Wang LikunJoe ChengAllen TingHe YanniZhang XiaolongBai BingXiong Naijin, Xia MinghaoHe JianzeMuqi Miya, and Li Zhengyang, these give us a better look at the detailing on the more elaborate costumes in this production.

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Trailer for The Legend of Heavenly Tear: Phoenix Warriors

OoooOOOoooh! Isn’t it pretty?  Never mind that we had to catch an actual phoenix and pluck some feathers for that fan… and thus the title for this drama…

The Legend of Heavenly Tear: Phoenix Warriors 天泪传奇之凤凰无双 has released more stills and a trailer.  Starring Wang LikunJoe ChengAllen TingHe YanniZhang XiaolongBai BingXiong Naijin, Xia MinghaoHe JianzeMuqi Miya, and Li Zhengyang, erm… not familiar with the source material but this is anything but what I was expecting…

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The Legend of Heavenly Tear: Phoenix Warriors also improves costuming

Sigh… Why couldn’t more of the stills be on par with this one?!?

The Legend of Heavenly Tear: Phoenix Warriors 天泪传奇之凤凰无双 has released more stills.  Starring Wang LikunJoe ChengAllen TingHe YanniZhang XiaolongBai BingXiong Naijin, Xia MinghaoHe JianzeMuqi Miya, and Li Zhengyang, these are a bit less… erm… oddly creative than the last ones were…

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The Legend of Heavenly Tear: Phoenix Warriors releases character posters

Somebody kindly explain what comets have to do with the plot of this drama.

The Legend of Heavenly Tear: Phoenix Warriors 天泪传奇之凤凰无双 has released more character posters.  Starring Wang LikunJoe ChengAllen TingHe YanniZhang XiaolongBai BingXiong Naijin, Xia MinghaoHe JianzeMuqi Miya, and Li Zhengyang, those who liked the styling in the original images can take a look at more.

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Unparalleled Happiness releases trailer

Unlike modern staring contests, people antiquity did avoidance contests.

Unparalleled Happiness 欢乐无双 has released a trailer.  People looking forward to Jiang Kaitong, Wei Qianxiang, Xiong Naijin, and Zhai Tianlin can get a better look at the drama in action.

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Zhou Xun sings theme for upcoming movie ONE DAY


In her upcoming movie ONE DAY 有一天, Zhou Xun sings the theme song Giving to Children 给小孩. Her co-stars feature Ady An Yixuan, Feng Jiayi, Feng Shaofeng, Han Feng, Siqin Gaowa, Wang Qianyuan, Xiong Naijin, Xu Fan, Yuan Shanshan, and Zhang Hanyu.

ONE DAY will, through nine segments, tell the stories of nine different types of special children. These include stories about children in poverty, illiterate children, mentally disabled children, children who have been sold, blind children, obese children, deaf or mute children, children of ethnic minorities, and the children of criminals.

The movie will be released in September. 

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Unparalleled Happiness releases stills

Though the costumes don’t look too crazy, it’s got to be hard to walk without having those ornamental tassels  hit your face (center left).

Following in the recent trend of vintage-style stills, Unparalleled Happiness 欢乐无双 has decided to release their own.  This drama stars Jiang Kaitong, Wei Qianxiang, Xiong Naijin, and Zhai Tianlin.   Unparalleled Happiness sells itself as a comedic take on the mystery genre set in the Ming dynasty. It’ll be the second ancient series for the director the Prince of Lanling (Feng Shaofeng version), which explains the two male leads.

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My Amazing Bride Releases Trailers

For a romantic comedy with such bright colors, this drama plot implies something a little darker.

We’re used to the serious, dark, cunning, and evil side of period dramas but every now and again, something different is nice.  Enter My Amazing Bride.  My Amazing Bride is set in the Ming dynasty and stars Li Qin, Jin Shijia, Gao Yang, Maggie Shiu, Howie Huang, Kingdom Yuen, Vence Soong, Zheng Peipei, Xiong Naijin, and Chen Zihan in this comedic take on the typical story arcs every period drama requires.

The drama describes the “tofu Xi Shi” Tang Doudou (Li Qin), who is on the way to becoming a spinster. This is because she refuses to marry unless she meets a first-class gentlemen, who understands her and who she loves (therefore worthy of her true affections). After a misstep with the officials, the Tang clan faces its demise, but fortunately, the Zhuang family*  reaches out to help. Madame Zhuang wants Doudou to marry her oldest son, who has long been both good-looking, well-principled, and cultured genius – yet on the day of the wedding, he turns into an idiot with the intelligence level of an eight year old! Doudou is furious, and runs home, but without money to pay for her father’s illness, she must meet up with Madame Zhuang again. Her oldest son is still lovesick for Doudou, and his mother works out a one-year agreement with Doudou. But wait, Dou Dou discovers something very unusual about her husband’s illness, something a little out of place in the family, and seeks to find the truth – yet her mother-in-law is strangely unperturbed…?

*Pun: The “Village” of the Zhuangs is Zhuang Zhuang. More trailers and stills below the cut.

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