C-netizens Pick Ju Jingyi as Most Beautiful Period Beauty Beating Out Liu Shi Shi

There’s a new list of C-drama period pretties and honestly I’ve been out of the loop the last three years so there are a few fresh faces for me. C-netizens were recently polled on their opinion of the “most beautiful period looks” among C-actors and actresses. There’s a new goddess and her name is Ju Jingyi who made a splash in period dramas The Legend of the White Snake and Legend of Yunxi. She beat out long time period drama goddess winner Liu Shi Shi as well as Yang Zi and Chen Yu Qi. On the men side, the preferred look is effeminate and flower boy with the winner being Luo Yun Xi, followed by Wang Rui Chang, Zhang Han Zhe and Yu Meng Long, with the latter two having acted in period dramas opposite Ju Jingyi so perhaps she helped raise their profiles as well. Continue reading

Fantasy C-drama A Lifetime Love Promises Romantic and Heartbreak in New Stills and Preview

The long lag time between the publishing of fantasy C-novel Once Promised by writer Tong Hua in 2011 to when the drama adaptation A Lifetime Love is hitting the small screens has lowered excitement but also expectations. I’m not peeved that … Continue reading

More Pretty Stills from Once Promised Drama Adaptation A Life Time Love with Victoria Song and Huang Xiaoming

The romance novel Once Promised is a fantastic read for those who hate love triangles and love OTP consistency, but terribly traumatic for those who need happy endings. The C-drama adaption A Life Time Love (Ancient Love Song) uses the … Continue reading

Kris and Zhao Li Ying Crowned King and Queen of the 2016 Weibo Awards in Beijing

Nothing looks as good as having a hottie doting fiancee by one side, and the star couple of Chen Xiao and Michelle Chen were definitely the major standout at the just held Weibo Awards in China. I feel like K-ent … Continue reading

Popular C-drama My Sunshine Gets Condensed TV-movie Cut with Another Version of the Cute College Romance

I’m way addicted to the currently airing C-drama My Sunshine based on the Gu Man novel Silent Separation (He Yi Sheng Xiao Mo 何以笙箫默), one of those rare beasts where is the drama is good as the novel. That’s saying a lot … Continue reading