Happy Friday! More dramas! Which one(s) are you watching?
=======> ♦ Lady’s Character (女士的品格) with Wan Qian, Liu Min Tao, and Xing Fei began airing 2/6.
Synopsis per Fresh Drama YT: Yao Wei is a female director in a company. Being a workaholic, she’s so focused on KPI’s that she doesn’t realize her relationship with her husband has become estranged. Many women in her department also face gender-specific challenges. At this time, Yao Wei learns that she’s pregnant.She has always wanted a child but she has become pregnant at a stage of her life when her career is on the rise. Meanwhile, Yao Wei’s boss Ding Lan has recruited a rival into the company. New director An Xin is not only qualified, she also has her husband’s support. They have a DINK (dual income no kids) household which seems to be the perfect way to avoid the problems plaguing many women in the workplace. After some deliberation, Yao Wei chooses to give birth, and it is this decision that changes everything…
=======> ♦ Our Ordinary Days (我们的日子) with Li Xiao Ran, Li Nai Wen, and Zhou Yi Ran began airing 2/6.
=======> ♦ Bride’s Revenge (步步为陷) with Qu Meng Ru, Wei Tian Hao, and Dai Gao Zheng began airing on 2/8. The first 20 seconds full of angst and dog blood. O_O Daughter of the Ye family is framed by young master of the Mu family. She somehow becomes an unlucky bride to rid bad omen for a sick man. Her story of tears, blood, and revenge begins…… No thanks!
=======> ♦ Under the Microscope (显微镜下的大明) with Zhang Ruo Yun, Wang Yang, and Qi Wei began airing 2/9. For those waiting for Joy of Life Season 2…. maybe this can quench your thirst with ZRY!
Story thru Qiyi: When Shuai Jiamo, who is obsessed with mathematics, stumbles upon a historical problem in Jinhua County, he was met with multiple obstacles in his attempts to correct the mistake, triggering a tension between various stakeholders.
=======> ♦ Love Heals (听说你喜欢我) with Wang Chu Ran and Peng Guan Ying began airing on 2/10.
Synopsis per Viki: Seven years ago, Ruan Liu Zheng (Wang Chu Ran) was married to Ning Zhi Qian (Peng Guan Ying). She was a shy, reticent young woman who was emotionally fragile. Ning Zhi Qian was her opposite. The latter was cruel, and, eventually, the marriage broke apart, leaving Ruan Liu Zheng devastated. She moved away and tried her best to forget all about him. Now, she has trained as a medic. She has discovered that she has a talent for her chosen career path. And she has taken up an offer to work as a junior neurosurgeon at Bei Ya Hospital, back in her hometown.
She accepts the job – but is stunned to find Ning Zhi Qian working as the hospital’s senior neurosurgeon. Still feeling guilt at the way he once treated her, he attempts to right past wrongs by volunteering to become Ruan Liu Zheng’s mentor. But he soon discovers that her personality has hardened in the past seven years – and that she is no longer the timid young woman he once knew. The two clash. But when their work takes them to Africa, Ning Zhi Qian is injured – and the only one who can save him is Ruan Liu Zheng. Could love strike twice for this once-close pair of talented medics?
=======> ♦ Good Guy Good Luck (立功东东北旧事) with Fan Wei, Yu Nan, and Pan Bin Long began airing on 2/10.
=======> ♦ Wenderella’s Diary (温德瑞拉日记) with Song Yan Fei, Yu Meng Long, and Fan Zhi Xin to air 2/13.
=======> ♦ The Forbidden Flower (夏花) with Jerry Yan and Xu Ruo Han to air 2/13. The name of the drama speaks of its subject.
Synopsis per Tencent: The series is about the patient, He Ran, learning about life, romance and personal growth in the last stage of her life, and how after she coincidentally met the excellent horticulturist, Xiao Han, who had a rough life and almost lost all his confidence, they have found the most important missing part of their lives in each other. They regain the confidence and hope in life, and eventually be happy forever after.
=======> ♦ Perfect Mismatch (骑着鱼的猫) with Lu Xiao Yu and Luo Zheng to air 2/14.
Synopsis per Qiyi: Shi Huahua, a wild girl from the countryside, is skilled in martial arts. On her way to the mountains alone for training, she promised her master to do “98 good deeds.” When she first enters the big city, she becomes the spokesperson of a company by mistake and saves the two-faced boss, Zhou Zhifei. The boss is caught in a family feud and his inner trauma has relapsed. A seemingly coincidental yet is actually a story full of fate thus unfolded. The two people’s contrasting upbringing, attitudes and lifestyles are brought together and the two of them gain healing from each other. Surrounded by family, friendship and love, both of them eventually realize the end goal of their life and achieve a beautiful love that best suits each other.
=======> ♦ Chong Zi (重紫) with Yang Chao Yue, Xu Zheng Xi, and Ma Wen Yuan to air 2/15.