List of dramas and movies to air in the month of August. This list will be updated as more dates are announced.
Update: Some dramas have been added and others have been posponed
New August Dramas:
My Mr. Mermaid (浪花一朵朵): starring Tang Song Yun, Xiong Dylan, etc. starts airing July 30th on Hunan at 10pm (side eyes Hunan who is using Princess Agents to promote this)
Rakshasa Sreet (镇魂街): starring Wang Jiro, An Yue Xi, Hou Minghao, etc. will start airing August 2nd on Youku
For My Love (我们的爱): starring Jin Dong, Tong Lei, etc. starts airing August 10th on Jiangsu TV. Daily broadcast.
A Chinese Odyssey (大话西游之爱你一万年): starring Huang Zitao, Yin Zheng, Du RuoXi, etc. starts airing (tentative August or September) Seems posponed
Xuan Yuan Sword: Han Cloud (軒轅劍外傳：漢之雲): starring Zhang Yunlong, Guan Xiaotong, etc. starts airing August 8th on Dragon TV at 10pm every Tuesday
The Negotiator (谈判官): starring YangMi, Huang Zitao, etc., etc. starts airing August 14th on Hunan TV. Postponed
The King’s Woman (秦时丽人明月心): starring Dilireba, Vin Zhang, etc. starts airing August 14th on Zhejiang TV, Monday to Wednesday at 10 pm.
Wu Xin: The Monster Killer 2 ( 无心法师Ⅱ): starring Elvis Han, Chen Yao, Wang Yan Lin, etc. will start airing August 14th at 10 pm on Tencent and Sohu. Two episodes every Tuesday.
Love Actually(人间至味是清欢 ): starring Joe Chen, Tong Da Wei, etc. starts airing August 15th at 8pm on Hunan (daily drama) The Negotiators was postponed and this drama took its time slot.
Head Above Water (浮出水面): starring Jin Dong, Han Yuqin, etc starts airing August 15th. (tentative)
Blind Date (盲约): starring Lu Yi, Jiang Xin, etc. starts airing August 15th (tentative)
Next Time, Together (下一站别离): starring Yu He Wi, Li Xiao Ran, etc. starts airing August 20th Postponed
Prince Coffee Lab (王子咖啡店) starring Xu Lu, Yang Le, etc. will start airing August 17 on Anhui TV Postponed
Let’s Shake It (颤抖吧！阿部): starring Zheng Yu Cheng, Ah Yue Xi, etc will start airing early August on Youku
Attack it, Lighting (进击吧，闪电 ): starring Jiang Jinfu, Chen Yaan, Feng Wenjuan, Hu Yuwei, etc. starts airing August 28th on Hunan at 10 pm.
Nothing Gold Can Stay (那年花开月正圆): starring Sun Li, Chen Xiao, etc. starts airing August 30th
I don’t really feel like watching any of these. For now, I think I will probably just watch The Eternal Love. I am curious about The King’s Woman, but I know it will be full of angst and I am angst out for the Summer.