The Taoism Grandmaster (2018)

Tong Mengshi The Taoism Grandmaster web drama
Tong Mengshi The Taoism Grandmaster web drama
Tong Mengshi as Zhang Ling
The Taoism Grandmaster 玄门大师 is a 46-episode Chinese xianxia drama headlined by 29 newcomers making their debut in an idol group called X29. The young artists, born in the 90's and the early 2000's are the crim of the crop selected from 700 applicants. 

Wu Xiuzhu The Taoism Grandmaster web drama
Wang Xiuzhu as Donghuang Feifei

Pei Zitian The Taoism Grandmaster web drama
Pei Zitian as Tie Lang

The crew behind the success of The Mystic Nine has also signed on for the project and filming began in Mount Wuyi and Dunhuang in 2016. The story takes place three thousand years ago. The God of War Yang Jian prophecies a tragedy that could spell the apocalypse and that one taoist grandmaster will emerge to save the world. To give the people a fighting chance, the immortals have gathered a team of gifted individuals in search for the sacred shield. 

Zhou Yue The Taoism Grandmaster web drama
Zhao Yue as Kun Lun

The Taoism Grandmaster web drama
I'd be weary to expect much in terms of acting creds from an entirely newbie cast, but the production certainly has its appeal and looks and sounds cool as far as xianxia goes. It is based on a fantasy novel of the same name by Chen Shisan 陈十三 and Linghu Xiaoyang 令狐小样. 

The Taoism Grandmaster web drama
Wang Youshuo as Yun Qi



The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese web drama


The cast is led by Thomas Tong Mengshi (Colourful Bone), Wang XiuzhuPei Zitian (Sweet Combat), Zhao Yue (Braveness of the Ming) and Wang Youshuo (Legend of Yun Xi) along with many more hot-blooded warriors who will join the fight. 

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese web drama
Guo Jin as Han Shang

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese web drama
Zhang Ze as Han Gong

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese web drama
Li Xin Zhe as Han Yu

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese xianxia
Liu Ze Wen as Ju Xiong

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese xianxia
Li Xue as You Bufan

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese xianxia
Wu Yutong as Long Yinger

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese xianxia
Li Daikun as Xiao Qianqiu

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese xianxia
Yang Xuanyi as Mei Kongyun

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese xianxia
Chu Han as Wang Wei



What's a fight between good and evil without our set of demons and monsters to wreak havoc. Also in the cast are Zhong Jiufu, Wu Yongwei, Huang Zixi, Pan Leilei, Xu Hao, Gong SileHei Zi and Zhou Jiwei

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese xianxia
Zhong Jiufu as Huo Wuyin

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese xianxia
Wu Yong Wei as Hen Taihou

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese xianxia
Huang Zixi as Xiao Wusheng

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese xianxia
Pan Leilei as Bai Qianji

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese xianxia
Xu Hao as Zi Liuli

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese xianxia
Gong Sile as Feng Wuxing

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese xianxia
Heizi as Hen Da Di

The Taoism Grandmaster Chinese xianxia
Zhou Jiwei as Dao Wu Feng
Release Date: May 21, 2018 iQiYi

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