Brilliant Girls (爱的理想生活) is a new adaptation of Zhu De Yong’s cartoon, Astringent Girl. Zhu is a renowned Taiwanese cartoonist and the previous adaptation was made in 2003 called Pink Ladies with Liu Ruo Ying. Looks like they added one more female character for a total of five female leads all living in the same villa as they discover what they want in love and for themselves by going through many hardships in life.
What a wonderful opportunity for Wu Jin Yan to be acting and learning alongside these power actresses!
Fighting Youth (正青春) is a modern drama following the journey of rookie salesperson, our female lead, played by Wu Jin Yan, as she gains favors from a sales division director of a cosmetics company, played by Yin Tao. Because of her constant achievements, the higher ups want to replace another boss (played by Liu Min Tao) with Yin Tao’s character. Unwilling to be replaced, Liu Min Tao’s character maneuvers her next chess piece. And thus begins the war of professional women in corporate.
Here’s a long compilation of teasers and trailers released at various events this past week such as the iQiYi iJoy and Tencent video conference. Sorry, I can’t physically make 20+ separate posts for each of them. I think I have written about the majority before so it’s nothing new. Just a peek from different online platforms for what’s coming up next for them.