Mid-series review: The Longest Day in Chang’an

The first half of The Longest Day in Chang’an is mesmerising, and has a very meaty setup – Zhang Xiaojing (Lei Jiayin), former police detective (buliangren) and currently a prisoner on death row, is given the near impossible mission of uprooting a terrorist group within twenty four hours. He sacrifices close friends and subordinates and willingly puts himself in mortal danger in order to save the people of Chang’an, yet is easily thrown under the bus by those in power when things get out of control.

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School uniforms for Young Blood’s spy school

That school pin looks so familiar. Can anyone pin the source?

Here’s another set of characters for upcoming drama Young Blood 大宋少年志, this time with the leads in school uniforms.    Zhang Xincheng (My Huckleberry Friends), Zhou Yutong (Cambrian Period), Zheng Wei, Wang Youshuo, He Haochen, and Su Xiaotong heads the series set in  a Song-dynasty school for secret agents.   (more…)

First stills of Zhou Yutong, Zhang Xincheng’s Young Blood

The first stills releases upcoming dramaYoung Blood 大宋少年志.  Zhang Xincheng (My Huckleberry Friends), Zhou Yutong (Cambrian Period), Zheng Wei, Wang Youshuo, He Haochen, and Su Xiaotong heads the series set in  a Song-dynasty school for secret agents.

If you don’t follow I’m an Actor, Zhang Xincheng was in an adorable skit with Ren Suxi and Guo Qilin last weekend. Watch it here.

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Zhang Xincheng, Zhou Yutong goes to spy school in the Song Dynasty

Zhang Xincheng plays a street rat recruited to use his skills in spycraft.

Zhang Xincheng (My Huckleberry Friends), Zhou Yutong (Cambrian Period) join a Song-dynasty school for secret agents in the anime-looking series Young Blood 大宋少年志. They’re joined by classmates Zheng Wei, Wang Youshuo, He Haochen, and Su Xiaotong in their adventures.   The series looks like it’s going for an exaggerated anime style.  Here’s the first set of many posters

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