JUNE 20, 2012 | POSTED IN MAINLAND CHINA,TELEVISION, TAGGED M.I.C. BOYBAND, TO LOVE: ROSES UNDER THE GRAPEVINES, ZHANG YIBAI
First there was the drama in 1998, dubbed “the first mainland idol drama,” starring Li Yapeng and Xu Jinglei. Followed by the movie sequel starring the same cast in 2011. Now a new generation of idol actor/actress have stepped up to bring a fresh feel to a classic love story. Produced by the original director Zhang Yibai, the series stars an array of handsome MIC members and models.
The story is centered around the heiress of a wine production company, a poor dreamer, and their various friends . This drama will be both lead’s first starring roles. The female lead is Zhang ZiXuan (Love is Not Blind), and the male lead is of course the fabulous rapper from MIC Yao Yao!! Two other members of MIC, Jianci and Xiaoxin, also participated in the drama playing minor/supporting role (
see character descriptions below).