Happy holidays!! 2 Episodes of Story of Minglan was released yesterday on Christmas day. Anyone has seen it yet? How is it so far?
Title: Story of Minglan (知否 知否 应是绿肥红瘦)
# of episodes: 73
Release date: December 25, 2018
Synopsis: Set in the Northern Song dynasty, the story revolves around Sheng Minglan, the unfavoured sixth daughter of an official. After being mistreated by her legal mother and bullied by her half-sisters, Minglan learns to hide her skills and true intentions and, ultimately succeeds in avenging her biological mother’s death. She meets Gu Tingye, who initially dislikes her but after witnessing her wits and intelligence, decides to help her. They eventually fall in love with each other. After Gu Tingye becomes a powerful official, he successfully makes Minglan his wife. As his wife, Minglan helps guard against his unpleasant relatives and purges the court of corrupt ministers. The couple eventually earned their happily-ever-after, and Minglan rose to prominence as an influential figure of the Sheng family.
Zhao Liying as Sheng Minglan: the 6th and youngest daughter of the Sheng family.
Feng Shaofeng as Gu Tingye: The second son of the Marquis of Ningyuan.
Zhu Yilong as Qi Heng: The second son of the Duke of Qi and Minglan’s childhood friend.
Shi Shi as Sheng Molan: The fourth daughter of the Sheng family.
Behind the scenes
Opening theme song sang by Zhao Liying and Feng Shaofeng