The Taoism Grandmaster 玄门大师 is a 2017 Chinese xianxia 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.
The crew behind the success of The Mystic Nine has also signed on to the project and filming began in Mount Wuyi and Dunhuang on July 19, 2016.
It has been foretold over three thousand years ago that the apocalypse is impending 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.
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