Episode Count: 42
What happens when your seemingly happy life falls apart around you?
Luo Zi Jun (Ma Yi Li) thought she had a happy life after marrying Chen Jun Sheng (Lei Jia Yin) and was a devoted housewife. But when Jun Sheng suddenly files for divorce and leaves her, Zi Jun’s idyllic life crumbles around her. She turns to her best friend, Tang Jing (Yuan Quan), and her longtime boyfriend, He Han (Jin Dong), and for emotional support and advice. He Han is a successful businessman and Tang Jing is a high-powered career woman.
With the help of He Han and Tang Jing, Zi Jun gets back into the workforce and tries to piece her life back together. But what happens when He Han and Zi Jun start to develop feelings for each other?
“The First Half of My Life” is a 2017 Chinese drama series directed by Shen Yan. It is based on a novel by the same title by Yi Shu.
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Jin Dong as He Han
Ma Yi Li as Luo Zi Jun
Yuan Quan as Tang Jing
This drama is currently very popular in China. As I mentioned in another post, it is not a drama that appeals to me. However, I feel that if you are watching it, it is one of those dramas that deserves some discussion.