It’s not my hair you should be staring at. It’s this ornament.
Lost Love in Times 醉玲珑 has released stills. Starring LiuShishi,William Chan, Xu Haiqiao, Han Xue, Huang Mengying, the character posters may have been a bit weird but I think the backgrounds oddly enough makes them look a bit better…?
At least now there’s some more light-hearted period dramas going into production.
Concubine Meng Arrives 萌妃驾到 has started filming, seemingly based on the novel of the same name by Mu Yu. Starring Jiro Wang, Jin Chen, Xia Yiyao, Han Jiunuo, Mi Nuo, Tang Mengjia, Shen Yao, Zhang Haiyu, Liu Guanlin, and Chen Dexiu,
Let’s Shake It 颤抖吧！阿部 has started filming, based on the novel of a similar name by Feng Diuzi (颤抖吧，ET！). Starring An Yuexi and Zheng Yecheng, those looking for a different style of drama may want to give this a go.
More stills and (WARNING!!) spoilers at the bottom of the post.
Don’t know if I have what it takes to deal with these antics. XD
The Journey 寻找前世之旅 has is revving up for its release on January 16th. Starring Ma Ke, Fu Xinbo, and Kang Lei, people who haven’t found a drama to their liking yet during this release-intense period can give this a try.
I like how the costumes aren’t too colorful but still look nice.
The Glory of Tang Dynasty 大唐荣耀 has released a bunch of materials, supposedly preparing for the projected January 29th release date so to heck with it. Starring Jing Tian, Mo Qian, Ren Jialun, and Shu Chang, I really like how costume and set designers are branching out beyond the usually used smashing of “bright and eye-catching hues” together to other color schemes
Righteous Ardour of Changan (Detective Samoyeds) 热血长安 is set to be released on January 15th, although the dearth of promotion materials that I have been able to find leads me to question this. Starring Xu Haiqiao, Ju Jingyi, Zhang Xinyuan, Chen Xiaomeng, Li He, and Liu Guanlin, those interested can maybe check in tomorrow.
So bright… my eyes. I can make out what I’m supposed to be seeing…
Web-drama Schoolyard Legend: Three Lives Three Worlds Peach Blossom Destiny 学院传说之三生三世桃花缘 is set for release on January 26th. The plot for this production seems to center around reincarnation and relationships in modern times. Those who want a bit of modern drama with a bit of an ancient feel can maybe give this a go.
The new coming-of-age drama is titled Ten Miles of Spring Scenery Can’t Compare to You 春风十里不如你 and stars Zhang Yishan (Yu Zui) and Zhou Dongyu (Love & Life & Lie) as medical school students growing up in 1990s Beijing.
Three Lives, Three Worlds, Ten Miles of Peach Blossomshas continued releasing more materials and seems to have set a release date for January 30th. Starring Yang Mi, Mark Zhao, Yu Menglong, Ken Chang, Dilraba, Zhang Binbin, and Gao Weiguang, nice theme song today for those interested (date at the end).
Kunlun Tower’s Past and Current Incarnation 昆仑阙之前世今生 the web-drama is set to air on January 12th. Starring Zhang Xinyu, Xu Haiqiao, Sun Jingjing, Su Qing, Lv Yulai, and Li Ben, those look for a a time-travel/fantasy drama can give this a go.