Entertainment Updates: Story of Minglan, Secret of Three Kingdoms, Beneath the Embroidered Uniform, Destiny of White Snake, Martial Universe, Age of Legends, Sweet Dreams, Ten Years Late, From Survivor to Healer, Mr. Right, Entrepreneurial Age, Top Secret, Red Rose, Love Happening, Heroic Legend, My Story for You, See You Again, City of Desire, New Horizon, Pretty Man, My One and Only Love, Go Go Squid, Monkey King 3, Hot Blood Dance Crew, and Celebrity Holiday Galores

Hello everyone~ Hope you guys have enjoyed your holiday break or are still in your holiday break. To keep the festivity, I’ll be making this entertainment update post a bit festive with all the reds, whites, and greens ☺️

Warning: This is a mega-long post >.<

Drama News

Story of Minglan with leads of Zhao Liying and Feng Shao Feng posted winter solstice stills of the drama set. Cute red ribbons and Santa hats were pasted onto behind the scenes still of the drama lol.Winter solstice poster for Secrets of Three Kingdoms that has a cast of Elvis Han, Ma Tian Yu, Dong Jie, Wan Qian, Sunny Wang etc. along with video depicting the filming process~

Ancient costume drama Beneath the Embroidered Uniform (or Brocade Robe) features winter solstice themed posters of the leads Allen Ren Jia Lun and Tang Song Yun. Gosh Tang Song Yun is so cute. Looking forward to this drama because of her ^_^Behind the scenes stills released showing the leads with the rest of the cast and crew including an adorable kitty too!The Destiny of White Snake releases bts stills of Yang Zi, Allen Ren Jia Lun, Mao Zi Jun, Li Man, and the rest of the cast and crew!

Cast of Martial Universe that includes Yang Yang, Zhang Tian Ai, Wu Chun, Wang Li Kun sends Christmas greetings~

As mentioned previously in another entertainment update post, the cast (leads of Sandra Ma and William Chan) of Age of Legends has already wrapped up filming and thus, they have released a bts video along with more drama stills!

Pics taken of leads Deng Lun and Dilireba Dilmurat filming for the drama Sweet Dreams in Hangzhou. 

Fan taken pics of Shawn Dou and Gulinazha filming for the drama Ten Years Late whilst noted to be happily chatting with the production crew.

Festive posters for the c-drama From Survivor to Healer starring Shawn Dou, Miao Miao, Peng Quan Ying, and others. Read about the synopsis here. A standard medical love drama (probably less on the psychiatric aspect). Zhou Yi Wei is here… and everywhere else lol. The posters have the stars held an apple since people often say to eat apple on Christmas Eve. Some of the updates are late but I thought I’ll post it anyway 😛

Mr. Right stars Jin Dong as the dentist who helps give love advice despite never being in love. Then he meets Maggie Jiang‘s character who has a knack in dealing with heartbreakers and jerks. The drama team/pr posted a new long poster for the drama (I’ve included each of the individual shots of the poster).

Entrepreneurial Age with Huang Xuan, Angelababy, Zhou Yi Wei, Song Yi, and others released a batch of stills. Zhou Yi Wei is on a roll! I know other sites posted trailers so I will roll with stills lol.

Spy drama Top Secret behind the scene stills of the leads Zheng Shuang and Tong Da Wei taken in their winter coats and looking like a lovely-dovey couple. 

Another spy drama Red Rose with leads Chen Xiao and Yang Zi Shan that aired on December 16, 2017, released a bunch of stills. Here’s the mydramalist’s synopsis for it. The gist of this is two people who worked as spies developed feelings for one another when they worked together on one mission.

New drama stils released for Love Happening of Zhang Bin Bin, Zheng He Hui Zi, Gao Yang, and Kong Shu Hang.

Wuxia drama remake of Heroic Legend ( based on the novel Ping Zong Xia Ying 萍踪侠影) has casted Ma Ke, Wang Xiao Chen, Fu Xin Bo, and Jia Qing. Filming has already started for this drama.

My Story for You with Luo Jin and Zheng Shuang released Christmas posters of the leads.

See You Again drama with the cast of Tang Yan, Shawn Dou, Yang Shuo and others posted a Christmas/holiday theme behind the scenes video.

Angelababy and Wu Xiubo were seen filming for City of Desire.

New Horizon with leads Chen Qiao En and Zheng Kai released everything: drama stills, posters, and bts stills.

Drama Pretty Man with Dylan Xiong (Xiong Zi Qi) and Li Xi Rui released Christmas-theme couple stills.

Rumors of Yang Mi and Huang Xuan reuniting in a drama based on the novel of The Interpreter author. It will be an antsy type adventure drama. So basically another avalanche trip number two?

New show in the making with production behind With You, Back in Time, and My Huckleberry Friends. It’s a campus drama that’s based on the novel My One and Only Love by Mu Fusheng and will depict with a teacher-student relationship with a filming estimate of mid March 2018. At first this novel sounds a bit unfamiliar, but I looked at the author and recognized that a particular novel of hers revolved around this plot. The novel was previously known as Exclusive Memory and if you search up this novel in the website Shusheng Bar you will find the synopsis translated along with commentaries (spoiler alert).

Poster released for the drama Go Go Squid with the production behind Love O2O. The drama is based on the novel Honey Stewed Squid (translations found here, translated by Hoju from Fanatical/Hui3r). Basically tells the story of a girl who fell in love at first sight of a male geniusssss pro-gamer and she slowly learns her way in winning his heart by starting out gaming as well (she’s a cosplay singer). Not sure if the drama will make any major changes. It seems that the female is written out for the drama to be a genius of her own so who knows?

Movie News

Monkey King 3: Kingdom of Women, featuring a cast of Aaron Kwok, Feng Shao Feng, etc., posted a winter themed- poster for Zhao Liying‘s Woman Kingdom Ruler alongside a winter solstice poster with a comedic tone as you’re supposed to eat dumplings on winter solstice.

Variety Program News

Victoria Song will be joining the cast for the reality dance show (iQiyi) Hot Blood Dance Crew that also includes Lu Han, William Chan, and Jackson Wang.

Celebrity News

Fan Bing Bing, Yang Mi, Angelababy and Luhan for adidas’ adicolor~

Fan Bing Bing‘s festive street photoshoot~

Wallace Huo for Elle Men January 2018 issue.

Ah, beautiful actress Gao Yuan Yuan at an Olay event in Nanjing which trended on weibo. I miss her in dramaland, she was one of my top female crushes lol.

Zhang Ruo Yun‘s holiday photoshoot for Marie Claire

Cast of Meteor Garden remake sends their Christmas greetings~

Okay so the remaining portion will be celebs posting their pics for Christmas greetings or wishing people a Merry Christmas or has a holiday theme to it~ I will try my best to translate >.<

Tang Yan‘s studio posted her Christmas photoshoot and wishes everyone a Merry Christmas~

Li Qin: “Merry Christmas! 🎄🎅🏼 I’m running off, you guys be at ease…😁”

Shawn Dou: Good morning ♪(´ε` ) Merry Christmas🎁🎅🏼🎄”

Liu Yi Fei: She thanked the producer and director of Hanson and the Beast (she took this pics after finished attending the promotions) along with all her fans where she said to them that they shouldn’t spend too much money on gifts and bouquets next time around. She then wishes everyone a Merry Christmas.

Wu Qian: “Merry Christmas🎄”

Jackson Wang: “In my house, there’s really a Christmas tree🎄 / Just got off of work ☺️/ Enjoying Christmas ❤️”

Qiao Xin: “Today has to eat apples” (She posted this on Christmas eve)

Deng Lun: “Go crazy 😁😁😁Merry Christmas”

Yang Yang: “Merry Christmas 🎅🏼”

Sandra Ma: “Merry Christmas”

Lu Han: “What wishes did you all make?🎄🎄🎄”

Zhang Bin Bin: “✨🔔🎄MERRY❤️CHRISTMAS🎄🔔✨”

S.H.E. spent Christmas Eve together with their families.

Shu Qi sends Christmas day and Christmas Eve greetings with her cat~

And to end off this article, a music video was released of the collaboration song between Zhao Liying and Kris Wu “Miss You”. The video was posted on December 28, 2017 and trended. If you click on the youtube video, you can scroll down the comments and see someone posting the English translation to the lyrics~

23 thoughts on “Entertainment Updates: Story of Minglan, Secret of Three Kingdoms, Beneath the Embroidered Uniform, Destiny of White Snake, Martial Universe, Age of Legends, Sweet Dreams, Ten Years Late, From Survivor to Healer, Mr. Right, Entrepreneurial Age, Top Secret, Red Rose, Love Happening, Heroic Legend, My Story for You, See You Again, City of Desire, New Horizon, Pretty Man, My One and Only Love, Go Go Squid, Monkey King 3, Hot Blood Dance Crew, and Celebrity Holiday Galores

  1. Happy new year!! Thanks for the long update! For some reason that Go Go Squid poster really caught my eyes (out of all those other prettiness). hahaha. And the description intrigued me too.

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    1. Happy New Year 🎉
      Go Go Squid story is really fluffy lol. I didn’t get to finish it because I used to play a game similar to the one she is attempting and secondhand embarassment was too strong for me to read 😅

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        1. I hope not lol I can always fast forward her gaming bits. I’ve read some people reviews that the story eventually moved on to the male’s gaming lifestyle so 😅 I will assume she has gotten better in gaming.


  2. JUST WANTED TO SAY HAPPY NEW YEAR! MAY ALL OF YOU AND YOUR FAMS HAVE GOOD HEALTH, LONG LIFE, AND PROSPERITY! ALSO, may c-entertainment world treat us with more great dramas and movies and celebrity happy lives in 2018❤🎈❤❤❤

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    1. Couple of months back, the author of the novel (that the drama was based on) sued the production since their rights to producing the drama expired (they started filming pretty late). It seemed that the verdict was that the drama production can continue but must pay some fees. At this point the drama was already finished filming and what not. They only need to find a station to air. The author was not happy about the verdict so she decided to appeal to court. I’m not sure about this moment the results of the appeal and whether she succeeded or not. I would assume the drama won’t air anytime early in 2018. Worse come it might have the possibility of airing at the end of 2018 or even 2019.


  3. I saw Gao Yuan Yuan pics on twitter that day and woah she’s so pretty! and thank you for the info on My One and Only Love. I tried to find the original novel so turns out they changed the title.
    Emm, I still don’t know how I felt about it. It’s similar to how I felt about reading Together Forever by Mo Bao Fei Bao…But since I’ve been following Back in Time, With You and My Huckleberry Friends, maybe I will give it a try first.
    Thank you for the long update! ^^

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    1. It’s a bit hard for student-teacher stories to deviate from one another. They end up giving off the similar vibe…it’s up to the execution of the storyline, but this production seems pretty well-matched for it. Also the author tends to write touching moments and hopefully that gets incorporated across the small screen.
      Gao Yuan Yuan is so gorgeous ^.^ Mark is so lucky lol.


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