Jade Dynasty (Chinese Drama Review & Summary)

Chinese Drama 2019

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Jade Dynasty (Chinese Drama Review & Summary)

  • Genre: Wuxia, Historical Costume Drama Fiction, Romance
  • Release Date: 2019
  • Origin: China
  • Cdrama: XX Episode

Cast:

  • Xiao Zhan as Zhang Xiao Fan
  • Li Qin as Lu Xue Qi
  • Tang Yi Xin as Tian Ling Er
  • Li Shen as Lin Jing Yu
  • Meng Mei Qi as Bi Yao
  • Qi Xin Zhi as Tian Bu Yi

Precis:

The orphan Zhang Xiao Fan was taken in by Qing Yun Sect after the death of his parents during a massacre of their village.

Zhang Xiao Fan learned cultivation and martial art.

But then he found out the reason of his parents death.  His vengeful persona started feeding his demonic tendencies.

Now, Qing Yun Sect had turned against him.

15 August

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Thought For the Day

 

“Happiness is reached when a person is ready to be what he is.”
– Desiderius Erasmus
 

 

 


 

15 August


HAPPY BIRTHDAY


Commemorating:

  • The birth of Louisa Aldrich-Blake on this day in 1865.  Louisa Aldrich-Blake was one of the first British women doctors.  This brilliant lady became a lead surgeon by 1910 and towards the end of her fairly short life (she died from cancer at the age of 60), she was honoured with DBE (Dame of the British Empire).

 

Son Ye Jin (South Korean Actress)

South Korean Actress

Son Ye Jin (South Korean Actress)

Son Ye Jin

BioData

  • First Name: Eon-Jin
  • Surname: Son
  • Stage Name Son Ye Jin
  • DoB: 11 January 1982 (37)
  • PoB: Suseong District,
  • Height: 1.65 m
  • Civil Status: Single
  • Education: Seoul Institute of the Arts (Film)
  • Occupation: Model, Actress
  • Work Period: 2000 – Present

 

Dramas & Films:

  • Delicious Proposal (2001)
  • Sun Hee and Jin Hee (2001)
  • Lover’s Concerto (2002)
  • The Great Ambition (2002)
  • Classic (2003)
  • Summer Scent (2003)
  • Crazy First Love (2003)
  • A Moment To Remember (2004)
  • April Snow (2005)
  • The Art of Seduction (2005)
  • Alone In Love (2006)
  • Open City (2008)
  • My Wife Got Married (2008)
  • Spotlight (2008)
  • White Night (2009)
  • Personal Taste (2010)
  • Spellbound (2011)
  • The Tower (2012)
  • Blood andTies (2013)
  • Shark (2013)
  • The Pirates (2014)
  • Bad Guys Always Dies (2016)
  • The Truth Beneath (2016)
  • The Last Princess (2016)
  • Be With You (2018)
  • The Negotiation (2018)
  • Something In The Rain (2018)
  • The Pirate 2 (2019)
  • Boston 1947 (2019)
  • Emergency Landing of Love (2019)

Being Lonely In Love (Chinese Drama Review & Summary)

Chinese Drama 2019

Being Lonely In Love (Chinese Drama Review & Summary)

 

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  • Aka: The Moon Doesn’t Understand My Heart
  • Genre: Modern Romance, Melodrama, Love Triangle
  • Release Date: 20 August 2019
  • Origin: China; Adapted from a novel by Xin Yi Wu
  • Cdrama: 46 Episodes

 

Cast:

  • Victoria Song as Xiang Yuan
  • Ou Hao as Ye Qian Ze
  • Xia NIng Jun as Ye Ya
  • Danson Tang as Chen Ju An
  • Sun Yi as Dong Lin
  • Wan Tong as Zhang Yue
  • Xia En as Yuan Xiu
  • Ding Yong Dai as Ye Bing Lin
  • Wen Zheng Rong as Jiang Yu Shan

Apparently this is a real melodrama.  It is a love triangle between two brothers, Ye Qian Ze and Ye Ya over Xiang Yuan.

It would be full of angsty moments!

 

Graceful Family (Kdrama Review & Summary)

Kdrama 2019 – Coming Soon

Graceful Family (Kdrama Review & Summary)

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  • Genre: Legal, Investigation, Mystery, Conglomerate, Family, Romance
  • Release Date: 21 August 2019
  • Origin: South Korea
  • Kdrama: 16 Episodes

 

Cast:

  • Im Soo Hyang as Mo Seok Hee
  • Lee Jang Woo as Heo Yoon Do
  • Bae Jong Ok as Han Je Kook
  • Lee Kyu Han as Mo Wan Soo
  • Kim Jin Woo as Mo Wan Joon
  • Park Young Rin as Lee Kyung Ah

This is a Rich Girl, ‘Poor Man’ drama.

Mo Seok Hee is an heiress to the MC Group, which has a special department/team called TOP, that ensures the family name behind MC Group remained unsullied by major controversies.

Heo Yoon Do is a lawyer who had been headhunted by TOP.  He ended up helping the heiress investigate the mystery behind her mother’s death 15 years ago.

Sounds intruiging.