You know me, I love behind-the-scenes videos. These Chinese productions have hundreds of workers on locations every day, so it’s not strange to see how fast they can shoot a drama within 3 months (usually modern), day-in-day-out. What we see onscreen is a the final results of blood and sweats and watching these videos always shows a new level of appreciation for the crew who works tirelessly behind the cameras all-year long.
From the author An Ni Bao Bei that gave you the movie, Qi Yue and An Sheng aka SoulMate with Sandra Ma and Zhou Dong Yu, Beautiful Reborn Flower is another novel of hers getting adapted for television and Song Wei Long and Lin Yun are the leads. This time Lin Yun is challenging herself with dual roles, one is an introverted writer and the other is a free-spirited woman, while Wei Long finds himself in yet another rebellious role.
The production team released an eng-subbed trailer so you guys don’t have to worry.
First official stills are out! Upcoming costume drama As Flowers Fade and Fly Across the Sky (花谢花飞花满天) will always break my heart because it should be Viann Zhang and Zhu Yi Long‘s reunion drama! GAH. But it’s not! Now your heart is broken too. Lol. Hey, I can’t be the only one suffering! Friends! ❤
Good thing is… everybody looks great in here, nice hair, nice costumes. Visual Feast.
Reunion! Between the leads, Zhu Yi Long and Viann Zhang, from last year’s Border Town Prodigal. The latest costume series began filming on January 2nd with other actors such as Peter Ho, Li Xin Ai, Zhu Zi Xiao, and Yu Xiao Tong. From my drama knowledge, the title Hua Xie Hua Fei Hua Man Tian (花谢花飞花满天) or As Blooms/Flowers Fade and Fly Across the Sky is based on a long poem from the classic novel The Story of the Stone aka Dream of the Red Chamber. It has been remade into a song and you can listen and read the translation at the end. However, there’s also a novel with the same name which I’m positive it’s adapted from. According to the synopsis, bandit’s son (Peter) acquires an injury as a child and loses his memory. He then gets adopted by by another pair of kind parents. Years later, he takes it upon himself to search for their missing daughter (Viann Zhang) who was kidnapped by his very own biological father. After rescuing her, he regains his memory and reunites with his real father. They then work together to clear his father’s reputation against a big bad boss.
Wait up, wait up, so Peter is the lead? Oh Yi Long…
Please welcome… maknae!! She’s here to help me out with recapping this intensely long drama!! Together we can dominate the world finish Princess Wei Young (hopefully). She’ll be joining me for future episodes (maybe). Shoutout to Kappy for everything you do and all your help!! We appreciate you so much, it is indescribable<3