Song of Phoenix starring Ma Ke and Zhang Viann will be airing tonight!! The 80 eps is a little too long but the trailers look really promising.
Title: Song of Phoenix (思美人)
# of episodes:81
Release date: April 28, 2017
Broadcast station: Hunan TV
Synopsis: During the Warring States Period, Qu Yuan falls in love with a slave girl, Mo Chou Nu, causing discord in the state of Chu. Due to this, the lovers elope but are nonetheless drawn into court politics and intrigue. Through this turmoil, Qu Yuan attempts to raise the country to power but eventually finds despair in the powers that be.
Ma Ke as Qu Yuan
Viann Zhang Xin Yu as Mo Chou Nu, a slave girl
Qiao Zhen Yu as Chu Huai Yu, the King of Chu
Jackson Yi as the young Qu Yuan
Zhang Viann focus
Long 5 minute trailer
Themesong sang by Jane Zhang
Opening theme sang by Ma Ke
怀王千古志 by Qiao Zhen Yu