Adapted from the novel by Tian Xia Ba Chang, Lost in the Kunlun Mountains (迷航昆仑墟) follows our male lead, an international student returning from abroad to investigate the story behind his missing brother, as he is now the sole heir to the key to open the treasures hidden in Kunlun Ruins. Because of his identity, he’s hunted by warlords who want to profit from the smuggling of national treasures and artifacts. Through trials of death, friendship, and love, our hero grows to become a capable leader, and eventually transforms into the protector of the treasures located in Kunlun Ruins.
LOL. This girl is unstoppable! Most hard-working this year!
Adapted from the novel written by Ye Luo Wu Xin, Qiyi describes the story: It tells the dual love story of scientist Yang Lanhang (Jasper Liu) and Bai Lingling (Zhou Yu Tong) in the virtual and real world. The two met on the Internet in their early years. After Yang Lanhang returned to China, he was admitted to T University as a doctoral student. Unexpectedly, he ran into Bai Lingling, the “friend online” he was thinking of, and disrupted her carefully prepared thesis defense. In order to make up for it and to pursue Bai Lingling smoothly, Yang Lanhang continued to become a friend online to solve Bai Lingling on the one hand, and arranged Bai Lingling into the laboratory on the other hand. The misunderstanding between Bai Lingling and Yang Lanhang gradually resolved, and the two fought side by side, tackling tough issues, and sympathized with each other.
Brotherhood of Blades: Shadow of Mountain and River (绣春刀山河之影) is touted as the drama adaptation of movie Brotherhood of Blades with Sun Yi, Zhang Yun Long, and Chen Ruo Xuan. The story our two male characters. Up first is Zhang Yun Long who comes from a lowly background but due to a confusion, becomes a member of the Imperial Secret Police known as the Embroidered Uniform Guards. On the outside, he appears to be selfish and well-spoken, but deep down he’s honest and treasures brotherhood. Chen Ruo Xuan is an original guard; aloof and lacks good speech (lol). The two meet and are pulled into many cases and hatred that runs deep in the court.
A Female Student Arrives at the Imperial College (国子监来了个女弟子) is adapted from the novel written by Hua Qian Ci and follows our female lead – daughter of a high-ranking official as she accepts a bet to make the most popular young master (our male lead – Xu Kai Cheng) in town to accept her invitation to the lantern festival. If she loses, she’s to become a performer during the festival. What she thinks is an easy task turns out to be much more challenging. She is turned away each time she tries to visit the Yan’s manor. With her father’s insistence, the Emperor grants her permission to become the first female disciple of the Imperial College, where our male lead is currently attending. She, along with her childhood best friend (played by Ren Hao), set out to turn the prestigious academy upside down.
Lu Si looks so cute I might give this a try. XD Light & fluffy~
See You Again (再见那一天) is an upcoming drama with a heavier topic. Our male lead played by Li Guang Jie accidentally kills someone while on the mission to kill/hurt his sister’s assaulter and is then sentenced to life imprisonment. The only friend who comes to visit him is police officer played by Hu Jun and because of his good behavior, he’s released from prison early. Life during and after prison proves hard to a man with a tainted past but our male lead is lucky and finds himself working for a funeral shop owner, who also has a checkered past. A little light and humanity shine on our group of friends.