That thing about C-romcoms: Blind Date, Delicious Destiny & Stairway to Stardom

After the angsty Glory of Tang Dynasty and the hard-hitting Princess Agents (dont get me wrong – I actually really liked both!), I was looking for a romance palate cleanser and wanted to try a rom-com. I always found C-romcoms too long and too dog-blood but first half 2017 was pretty good as I enjoyed (and finished!) Memory Lost (Yang Rong/Bai Yu), Pretty Li Hui Zhen (Dilireba/Peter Sheng) and The Fox’s Summer (Tan Song Yun/Jiang Chao) although arguably the first was a romantic crime caper.

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Entertainment Updates: Oh My General, The King of Blaze, Beneath the Embroidered Uniform, The Way We Were, Cry Me a Sad River, Sky Hunter and Celebrities Updates

Hello~ Another weekly entertainment update 🙂

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[Recap] Rookie Agent Rouge Ep. 39-45 (END)

Synopsis:

Can a young woman prove her loyalty to her country and her family? Lan Yan Zhi (Zhao Li Ying) is privileged banker’s daughter in Shanghai and a student activist who mistakenly comes into possession of a letter from the Japanese Army in 1937. She gets misunderstood for a spy by Song Mian, an upstanding officer in the Chinese Army. To prove her innocence, Yan Zhi agrees to infiltrate the home of her best friend, Feng Man Na (Tao Xin Ran), and help track down a mysterious spy.

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[Recap] Rookie Agent Rouge Ep. 31-38

Synopsis:

Can a young woman prove her loyalty to her country and her family? Lan Yan Zhi (Zhao Li Ying) is privileged banker’s daughter in Shanghai and a student activist who mistakenly comes into possession of a letter from the Japanese Army in 1937. She gets misunderstood for a spy by Song Mian, an upstanding officer in the Chinese Army. To prove her innocence, Yan Zhi agrees to infiltrate the home of her best friend, Feng Man Na (Tao Xin Ran), and help track down a mysterious spy.

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[Recap] Rookie Agent Rouge Ep. 25-30

Synopsis:

Can a young woman prove her loyalty to her country and her family? Lan Yan Zhi (Zhao Li Ying) is privileged banker’s daughter in Shanghai and a student activist who mistakenly comes into possession of a letter from the Japanese Army in 1937. She gets misunderstood for a spy by Song Mian, an upstanding officer in the Chinese Army. To prove her innocence, Yan Zhi agrees to infiltrate the home of her best friend, Feng Man Na (Tao Xin Ran), and help track down a mysterious spy.

I am finally finishing this =D

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[Feature] 520 Confessions Day

May 20th may seem like a normal day for us international fans but 520 is a special day in China. 520 when said in Mandarin, it sounds like “I love you” therefore this day became known as “confession day” for Chinese people. It’s one of the busiest days at city halls for marriage registration because couples flock in for register their love on this special day. Of course for us international fans, it could also mean lots of lovely messages and confessions from our favorite celebs. =D

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Entertainment Update: In the Name of the People’s Rating, 72 Floors of Mystery, Rush to the Dead Summer, The Legend of Dragon Pearl, Divas Hit the Road

In the Name of the People broke 6% on the 23rd which is a phenomenal feat for a c-drama. So far, only 43 out of 55 episodes had aired so we might see it break 7% near the ending at the rate that it’s going

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