[Thread] Miss Truth (大唐女法医)

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Catch Zhou Jieqiong and others in this romance forensic-theme drama!

Title: Miss Truth (大唐女法医) or The Tang Dynasty’s Female Forensic Doctor

Production Company: Xing Ge Entertainment, Youku

Filming Location: Xiangshan Film and Television City (Xiangshan Global Studios)

Directors: Wu Tianmao, Tian Ye

Episode Count: 36

Genre: Historical, Mystery, Romance, Supernatural

Release Date: February 14th, 2020-March 18, 2020 (VIP) or March 25,2020

Synopsis: It tells the story of forensic doctor Ran Yan as she unravels one murder case after another in trying to investigate the truth behind her mother’s death.

Determined to conduct her own investigation regarding her mother’s suicide, Ran Yan (Zhou Jieqiong) learned how to do autopsies since she childhood. The 18-year-old noble lady in dire straits meets Xiao Song (Toby Lee) from the Ministry of Justice, the deadly assassin Su Fu (Pei Zitian) and the talented scholar Sang Chen (Lan Bo). In solving murder cases, Ran Yan also finds love. (Source: Chinesedrama.info)

Story is adapted from Chinese novel The Tang Dynasty’s Female Forensic Doctor by Xiu Tang. Link to English translation of the novel.

Where to watch: Youtube (raw…the video got removed 😦 I recommend typing the drama name of 大唐女法医 on youtube and searching as some episodes will popped up) Continue reading “[Thread] Miss Truth (大唐女法医)”

[Thread] Three Lives Three Worlds: The Pillow Book/ Eternal Love of Dream

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The pillow book is finally airing!!

Information:

Title: Three Lives Three Worlds: The Pillow Book or Eternal Love of Dream (三生三世枕上书)

Episodes Count: 56

Release date: January 20,2020 for VIP members /January 22, 2020 – March 5, 2020 (for payable option)

Screenwriters: Tang Vivien, Hu Yating, Huang Shanshan, Liang Zhenhua

Directors: Chu Yui Bun, Hsuan Yang

Genre: Romance, Adventure, Historical, Fantasy, Supernatural, Melodrama

Synopsis: Two thousand years of enduring love and obsession between the female monarch of Qing Qiu and the ancient god of the Heavenly Kingdom. When Feng Jiu was practicing immortal cultivation alone in the wilderness, she was attacked by a beast and rescued by Dong Hua Di Jun of the Heavenly Kingdom. The encounter becomes deeply ingrained in Feng Jiu’s heart and to repay her debts, she decides to follow Dong Hua into battle. She soon realizes that her good feelings towards him have evolved into love, but Dong Hua is a god who has forgotten what love means. In order to protect Feng Jiu, Dong Hua sends her to the human realm which results in the death of a friend. Feng Jiu enters the Winged Tribe Princess Ah Lan Ruo’s dream sequence in search of a sacred fruit that can bring the dead back to life but gets trapped to relive Ah Lan Ruo’s life for eternity. Dong Hua finds a way to save Feng Jiu and realizes that he already reciprocates her love for him, but another hurdle crosses their path. (Source: ChineseDrama.info)

Where to watchViki (eng sub); WeTV App (eng sub) or WeTV web (Tencent Video) and Youtube (eng sub)

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C-Dramas Adapted from Novels [Part 3]

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Hello folks~ It’s been a while. I thought I’ll continue this series. I tried to add a bit of the newer dramas into this mix along with some older ones.

Here’s the link to the part 1 and part 2. The format for part 3 will be the same.

Reviews from author(s) of this blog are highlighted in their own colors and are written after each drama.

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September 2019 Airing Schedule

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It’s school season for students and fall is coming up~ We see a new batch of dramas airing this month~~

Please note that this month, due to the celebration of PRC’s 70th anniversary, NRTA (National Radio and Television Administration) or formerly known as SARFT, are restricting dramas centering idols and entertainment while pushing for government-recommended modern dramas or dramas relating to the founding of PRC. This will last for 100 days or so.

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January Airing Schedule

Happy New Year!! 🎉 Another year has passed for Chinese dramaland and entertainment circle. More dramas to grace the screen for viewers~ Check back for updates as we have some unconfirmed dramas 🙂

Note: Some dramas from December Airing Schedule have later premiere date and thus, some will be wrapping up in 2019 (either late Jan or early February).

[Update: Jan 13: Added Exclusive Memory and confirmed airing date of Spy Hunter]

[Update Jan 4: Added Emperors and Me for confirmed drama, also Spy Hunter in unconfirmed]

[Update Jan 3, 2018: Bump Well Intended Love from unconfirmed to confirmed.]

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December Airing Schedule

A little bit late here, but please excuse me >.< I’m a bit busy but I’ll try to update as much as I can~ This month will likely be more toward modern shows than ancient ones and we get some youth modern dramas for those who like watching light shows 🙂

[update 12/27: Removed Hai Tang Rouge and added Dagger Mastery.]

[update 12/21: Added King of Blaze season 2, The Lady in the Cubicle, Mystery of Antiques, Original Sin and switched the air date of Guardian Angel to Dec 24th.]

[update 12/20: changed premiere date for Story of Minglan, Dec 25th and added webdrama Flipped, deleted Goodbye My Princess as the premiere is postponed]

[12/10/2018 Update: Added Goodbye My Princess and bumped up Minglan’s episode count to 78. Like A Flowing River episode count is now updated to 47 for part 1.] Continue reading “December Airing Schedule”

Entertainment Updates: Three Lives Three Worlds: The Pillow Book wrapped up filming, Past Life and Life, Like A Flowing River, The Learning Curve of A Warlord, The Fated General, and Celebrity Updates including Alyssa Chia’s wedding

Hello everyone~ It’s been a while, but Chinese entertainment is still as vibrant and busy as always~ I’ll try my best to cover things.

Continue reading “Entertainment Updates: Three Lives Three Worlds: The Pillow Book wrapped up filming, Past Life and Life, Like A Flowing River, The Learning Curve of A Warlord, The Fated General, and Celebrity Updates including Alyssa Chia’s wedding”

Entertainment Updates: Ordinary Glory (Chinese Misaeng Remake), My Lucky Star remake, Jaywalk introduces 6 new faces, and tv ratings manipulation problem

Hello folks~ I’ve been wanting to do bits of entertainment updates, but I haven’t gotten the chance and now I can cover them!

Continue reading “Entertainment Updates: Ordinary Glory (Chinese Misaeng Remake), My Lucky Star remake, Jaywalk introduces 6 new faces, and tv ratings manipulation problem”