December 18 will see the release of Mojin-The Lost Legend (鬼吹灯之寻龙诀), an adventure/thriller film previously titled The Ghouls. The cast, which includes Chen Kun, Shu Qi, Huang Bo, and Xia Yu, recently graced the cover of Harper’s Bazaar, and even though the cover itself is not that eye-catching, I had to share the rest of the pretty.
Strap yourself in for another Qing dynasty drama during Yongzheng‘s reign, starring Hou Mengyao, Zhang Tianyang, Winston Chao, Christine Ng, Jin Zehao, Zheng Yuanyuan, Wang Keda, Qian Xuan, Yang Mingna, Zhao Yanan, and Bai Haitao in A Beauty’s Fragrance 美人香.
More stills and (WARNING!!) spoilers below the cut.
This week, we take a look into more Republican era-inspired clothing from Mr. Chen’s Chinese Photo Studio 陳先生的復古照相館.
Next week, we may do a loop-de-loop and start as far in the beginning as we can in the Chinese history timeline in terms of clothing and available pictures and then work our way to where we started in the Tang dynasty. This coincides nicely with the release of a couple dramas such as Qin’s Moon and The Legend of Miyue. Strap yourselves in, boys and girls.
More pictures below the cut.
Pretty soon, I am going to run out of titles involving Border Town Prodigal and stills but in the mean time, you guessed it, more were released. Starring Zhu Yilong,Ye Qingbin, Qiu Xinzhi, Zhang Xinyu, Chai Biyun, Vincent Jiao Enjun, Gong Mi, and Zhang Junning, this batch of stills seems to have a couple more non-major characters in it.
More stills below the cut.
- Joe Chen and Joe Cheng are finally collaborating! Cfensi gold stars for every time you catch us mixing their names.
- Leave Me, Catch Me 放弃我抓紧我 features Joe Chen as a fashion designer who all of a sudden lost her memories after the age of 23, is now engaged a man who she doesn’t know, and competitors with the man who she thought was her boyfriend. Can she rebuild her life and find her lost dreams? The male cast includes Wang Kai, Bosco Wong, and Joe Cheng.
- Filming begins next month in Shanghai, Hangzhou, Milan, and Paris. OMG Wang Kai in Paris in those gorgeous winter coats! I’m going to be thinking about Ming Cheng’s college days during all those scenes. Can we please have a scene where the girl leaves him so he runs out and then kneels in the snow while wearing only a white shirt? I’m probably expecting too much …
- The drama has already been picked up by Sohu, so we won’t have to worry about death-in-the-storage-room . The drama is produced by Tonghua (BuBuJingxin, Cloud Song, Desert Melody) of Dream Stardom (Perfect Couple, Destined to Love You ) Continue reading