Yang Mi, William Chan’s Novoland: Pearl Eclipse wraps filming, releases stills

I am loving Yang Mi’s look in this drama.

Novoland: Pearl Eclipse stars Yang Mi, William Chan, Xu Kaicheng and Chen Xiaoyun in a love square, and is slated to premiere on Tencent sometime next year. [Extended Synopsis]

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Promo Round-up: Wuxin: The Monster Killer 3

Han Dongjun reprises his role as the monster killer in the third installment of Wuxin: The Monster Killer, and will have a love line with Qingluan (Chen Yao), reincarnation of Yue Qiluo.

The 24 episode drama will release 2 episodes every Tuesday and Wednesday on iQiyi and Tencent (English subs available on both apps).

Promo song, Chen Yao teasers,

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Wuxin 3 releases stills, adds new cast members

Chen Yao again crossdresses to play Liu Xuanxi, the older brother of a pair of roles she’ll be playing.

Chen Yao will once more crossdress to play a male character in the latest installment of the Wuxin: The Monster Killer series. The series, a story of the undead Wuxin set in the Tang dynasty, released a set of still recently. Han Dongjun returns as the titular Wuxin in the Tang Dynasty, as does Sui Yongliang as Shang Qingtian. The series also announced Tangren regulars Tan Jianci and Ye Qing as well as Ding Qiao and Niu Junfeng as additions to the cast.

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Promo Round-up: Under the Power

Under the Power is a mystery romance drama that revolves around a broody secret police officer (Ren Jialun) and a somewhat clumsy constable (Tan Songyun). Han Dong and Ye Qing costar.

The 55 episode drama releases 2 episodes every Saturday to Monday on Mango TV.

Ending theme by Ren Jialun, Theme song by Zhou Shen

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Two teasers for Ren Jialun, Tan Songyun’s Beneath the Brocade Robes

The silent film teaser for Beneath the Brocade Robes describes Lu Yi (Ren Jialun) as a shrewd secret police officer / jinyiwei who has formidable martial arts skills. On the other hand, the tomboyish Yuan Jinxia (Tan Songyun) is a poor constable of Liushanmen who is barely capable of protecting herself from bandits.

10 second teaser of the OTP

Seems like the YouTube trailers keep getting taken down, so here it is on Bilibili.

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Bea Hayden meets merman Feng Shaofeng in The Starry Night, The Starry Sea

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The Starry Night, The Starry Sea 那片星空那片海 is based on Tong Hua’s fantasy novel of the same name, and tells of the fateful romance between a human girl and a merman.

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Chinese Paladin 5: Clouds of the World releases more stills

It’s been so long since I can remember a RPG converted successfully into a drama in a way that pleased me.

I found a couple random Chinese Paladin 5: Clouds of the World stills that we must have somehow missed… so until we find a way to raid Tangren’s back photo closet, here they are, featuring  Zhang Rui, Guo Zhenni, Ye Qing, and Wu Jianfei.  hooray for more costumes to look at… and “ethnic” ones that don’t look too misplaced or badly done…

More stills below the cut.
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Princess Jieyou releasing

Finds herself in an arranged marriage (heqin) to the less known Kingdom of Wusun.  Ends up marrying not only King Junxumi but also his successor King Wengguimi and HIS successor King Nimi. #FML

Princess Jieyou, starring Zhang Xinyi, Yuan Hong, Yuan Wenkang, and Liu Guanxiang, is set for release today, February 18th.  Despite not releasing many new promotional materials other than a few stills, we thought we would still make a post.

More stills below the cut.

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Princess Jieyou prepares for release

… and the long-awaited long-spoiler trailer arrives…

Princess Jieyou, starring Zhang Xinyi, Yuan Hong, Yuan Wenkang, and Liu Guanxiang, has released a third trailer and seems to be set to join the release avalanche on February 18th.  This one seems to be of nicer quality and is 20 minutes long so… duh… SPOILER ALERT!!  Click at your own discretion.

More stills below the cut.

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