2019 Chinese Drama Recommendations

Here is our ongoing list of c-drama recommendations. It is based on dramas that achieved good ratings along with some of our own picks.

I Will Never Let You Go

I Will Never Let You Go cdrama

Is it a must-watch, pretty good, just another drama, tolerable or downright boring?


Title: I Will Never Let You Go / Legend of Hua Buqi / 小女花不弃 / Xiao Nv Hua Buqi
Episodes and Genre: 51 Romance, Costume
Broadcast Period: January 8, 2019 Zhejiang TV, Tencent, iQIYI, Youku
Starring:
Ariel Lin as Hua Buqi
Vin Zhang Binbin as Chen Yu / Lian Yike

Synopsis:
A beggar with extraordinary talents in business meets the chivalrous hero who saves her, thus beginning a sweet yet painstaking romance that progresses from their first meeting to becoming friends and falling in love.

Spy Hunter

Spy Hunter cdrama 2019
Is it a must-watch, pretty good, just another drama, tolerable or downright boring?


Title: Spy Hunter / 天衣无缝 / Tian Yi Wu Feng
Episodes and Genre: 48, Republican, Spy
Broadcast Period: January 10, 2019 Zhejiang TV, Jiangsu TV, Youku, Tencent, iQiYi, Mango TV
Starring:
Qin Junjie as Zi Liping 
Xu Lu as Gui Wan
Lu Yi as Zi Liqun 
Hu Haifeng as Gui Yi

Synopsis:
A story revolving around spies who navigate around dangerous powers in a battle of wits and will to defend their country.

The Story of Minglan

Story of Minglan Zhao Liying
Is it a must-watch, pretty good, just another drama, tolerable or downright boring?


Title: The Story of Minglan / Zhi Fou Zhi Fou Ying Shi Lu Fei Hong Shou / 知否知否应是绿肥红瘦
Episodes and Genre: 76, Family, Romance
Broadcast Period: December 25, 2018 Hunan TV, iQiYi, Tencent, Youku
Starring:
Zanilia Zhao Liying as Sheng Minglan
William Feng Shaofeng as Gu Tingye 
Zhu Yilong as Qi Heng

Synopsis:
A story of love and family told through the life of a concubine's daughter from a prominent household in the Northern Song Dynasty. It follows her struggles as a young woman in an antiquated era and her colorful journey to become the mother of a household.

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4 comments:

  1. Behind the scenes with Zhou Dongyu and Luo Jin

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  2. I have a few on my to check-out list for 2019 - in no order:
    3L3W The Pillow Book; The Great Craftsmen, Legend of Awakening, Records of Southern Mist House, The Wolf, Miss Truth --- these captured my interest but not sure if I will watch it all. I will watch a few episodes to see if worth to continue etc.

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  3. I am waiting for under the brocade robe or under the power

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  4. Also, Pillow Book - the spinoff from Ten Miles of Peach Blossoms/Eternal Love

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