Wang Kai is finally back into the hands of producer Hou Hong Liang! The new drama River of No Return (working title, lol) is based on the novel written by A Nai. Nick will play the lead character Song Yun Hui, who has great potentials and smarts but was born into a poor family and hence is discriminated against. During the period of Chinese economic reform in 1978, he took his chance and won a seat in college studying engineering technology. And thus begins the hard-working journey of a man against many difficulties to achieve dreams of his childhood and as such he also opens up new ambiguities in his life.
It is directed by Sheng Kong (Ode To Joy, Battle of Changsha) and Huang Wei and written by A Nai and Yuan Ke Ping (Sea 2011),