The remake of acclaimed slice-of-life Korean drama Misaeng / Incomplete Life is titled Ordinary Glory 平凡的荣耀 (lit.), and stars Mark Chao (Midnight Diner) as Wu Kezhi, the workaholic team leader who has a strained relationship with his superior. Bai Jingting (Rush to the Dead Summer) plays Sun Yiqiu, the newbie office worker who is turned away by multiple employers due to the lack of a tertiary degree.
Here’s a trailer for Midnight Diner, the official remake of Shinya Shokudo by Yaro Abe. Huang Lei (variety show Happy Life) takes on the role of the mysterious Master, the owner of a restaurant that only accepts customers between midnight and 7am.
Why do foxes never fall in love with other foxes? Interspecies love must be so hard.
Azure Hills (Qing Qiu) seems to be the Hollywood of Chinese mythology lately, with foxes popping out left and right to capture the heart of the mortal world. Here’s the latest set of stills from Three Lives, Three Worlds, Ten Acres of Peach Blossoms 三生三世十里桃花 , featuring Azure Hills’ new stars, Baiqian (Yang Mi), Fengjiu (Dilraba), and their friends Mark Zhao, Gao Weiguang, Yu Menglong, Ken Chang, Zhang Binbin, Zhu Xudan, and Huang Mengying.
If you follow any of the younger Chinese actors, you probably already know about this news: Zhang Han more or less announced that he was dating Gulinazha, his costar from the upcoming The Classic of Mountains and Seas (山海经之赤影传说). The Weibo post is just a photo of the two kissing in front of a passing bus, with a simple message saying “Rat loves Monkey” (referring to their zodiac animals) and tagging Gulinazha, but it’s a low-key and sweet way to go public.
Mark Chao used the last few hours of 2014 to post a photo of his wife, Gao Yuanyuan. The couple officially got married at the end of November. Also of note is that Mark’s post was #1314 on his Weibo, which is significant because “1314” sounds like “all my life” in Mandarin.
Queen of SOP II (胜女的代价2) began airing last month, giving us ample time to soak in its gorgeous cast. Male lead Zhang Han also took the opportunity to tease fans about his relationship with female lead Zheng Shuang, calling her his “idol” in this Weibo post.
Taking a photo with my idol. Click!
Kai Ko decided to hop on the bandwagon and take a picture with his idol as well. Continue reading →
Is this an adorable caterpillar or is this an adorable caterpillar? Hunan TV host He Jiongmay think he’s getting old, but if this pic is anything to go by, he doesn’t look much older now than he did 16 years ago.
I got out the caterpillar photo from 1997. The one underneath is this year’s…