Playing catch-up! News keep getting longer and piling up and impossible to be up-to-date daily.
=======> ♦ Sassy Beauty (潇洒佳人淡淡妆) with Kong Xu Er and Yan Zi Dong began airing on 1/14. Adapted from the novel by Li Xiao.
Synopsis per Qiyi: Si Yan is a well-known beauty blogger who accidentally entered the VR system of an ancient Chinese-style beauty game. The proud rich girl becomes a low-level dressing maid in the game. With her superb make up skills, Si Yan quickly became a popular influencer online, dabbling in publicity and promotion, with her communication skills, she has won the favor of many young girls. With make up products and make up styles of different styles, behind the beautiful faces is the various funny or sad stories of women in the past, as well as in today’s world. In the process of the strategizing her game plan, Si Yan, who wanted to focus on the task and was unwilling to open up the love line, accidentally encountered various gorgeous male characters such as the mischievous Qi Guanyi, the loyal AI butler Jack, the “pseudo-male protagonist” Qi Guanbao, the cold guard Yun Li and straight man Qi Guanda. From there, she opens up a long yet romantic love story.
=======> ♦ City of Streamer (流光之城) is your classic revenge story taking place in Shanghai with our heroine trying to exact revenge on a powerful family by playing tutor to their wild son (Xu Wei Zhou). Of course, proximity with a beauty is a breeding ground for love and that’s when a grievance from two decades ago comes back to haunt the two lovers. Jing Tian was born to play characters in republican dramas, her porcelain skin and petite face, she shines in the outfits.
It’s confirmed to air on 1/20~
=======> ♦ Operation Special Warfare (特战行动) with Gao Wei Guang, Hu Bing Qing, and Xu Shi Yue. Well, this is interesting, the show focuses on three female students as they enter a secret force led by Gao Wei Guang.
To air 1/18~
=======> ♦ Modern romance Cupid’s Kitchen (舌尖上的心跳) with Ethan Ruan and Song Zu Er suddenly began airing on 1/13~ This was filmed a few years ago.
=======> ♦ Adapted from the novel written by Fei Wo Si Cun, A Chance Meeting (今生有你) reunited Wallace Chung with his Too Late to Say I Love You‘s costar Li Xiao Ran for another tear-jerker. Even the posters are spoilers of the drama mood. Lol.
=======> ♦ Shining for One Thing (一闪一闪亮星星) with Zhang Jia Ning and Qu Chu Xiao. Our heroine’s life becomes a big mess in her late 20s after her boyfriend breaks up with her. By chance, she’s given a chance to travel back in time to high school. Her plan to get rid of her boyfriend-then is often interrupted by our male lead until she finds out something unexpected about him….and must fight to save her only friend.
To air on 1/26~
=======> ♦ Zao Zuo Shi Guang (造作时光) adapted from the novel The Times Spent in Pretense with Meng Zi Yi and Jeremy Tsui has wrapped up filming!
=======> ♦ New Stills for Hunter and Lover (细嗅危糖) with Hong Yao and Zhao Yuan Yuan.
=======> ♦ Drama adaptation of Japanese manga Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-kun (月刊少女野崎君) called The Comic Bang (月刊少女) confirmed casting in Shen Yue, Zeng Keni, and Zhao Yi Qin.
=======> ♦ First stills for Guess Who I Am (猜猜我是谁) with Zhang Yu Xi, Wang Zi Qi, and Ke Nai Yu.
=======> ♦ Brilliant Class 8 (原来是老师啊) with Cheney Chen Xue Dong, Zhang Jia Ning, and Wang Rui Chang dropped new trailers and stills.
Trailers. PW to view: class8
=======> ♦ First Stills for Almost Lover (谁都知道我爱你) with Victoria Song, Xu Wei Zhou, and Chen He Yi.
=======> ♦ Zhang Ling He, Wang Yu Wen, and Jiang Long began filming for new drama Tiger Crane (虎鹤).
=======> ♦ Jerry Yan and Xu Ruo Han began filming for new drama Summer Flower (夏花).