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Official English Novel Translations

A huge number of Chinese dramas and movies are based on novels, but only few of the original novels are available in English. I tried to compile all official English translations of Chinese novels that were adapted into dramas or movies into a… 57 more words

[Currently Airing] Flipped in My Youth

Flipped in My Youth depicts the life of an ordinary married couple, how they overcome hardships together and both mature over ten years. In the 1990s, roadman Chen Ye (Shawn Wei) falls in love at first sight with the department store clerk Li Zhao Di (Jiang Yan). 190 more words

[Currently Airing] Untouchable Lovers

Tianji Tower, the leading organisation of the pugilistic world is determined to overthrow Liu Zi Ye, the tyrannical ruler of the Liu Song dynasty. To achieve their mission, Tianji Tower replaces his sister Liu Chu Yu with their own disciple and Princess-lookalike Zhu Que (Guan Xiao Tong). 173 more words

[Currently Airing] Love of Aurora

Love of Aurora tells the love story between acting student Han Xing Zi (Guan Xiao Tong) and the heir of a media group, Li Jun Tai (Ma Ke). 162 more words

[Upcoming] A Native of Beijing in New York

The story of A Native of Beijing in New York spans from the 1980s till today. In the 1980s, China looked up to foreign countries like the USA. 157 more words

New Project: Snow White and the Real Heroes

Folktales (or, fairy tales) are a convenient source of inspiration. Adaptations of the Grimm Brothers’ tales are especially good at inspiring new stories. Whenever I read one to my daughter, I think of ways to absorb familiar elements into retellings. 115 more words

Books & Writing

[Upcoming] As Long As You Love Me

To the eyes of the general public, Zhou Xiao Meng (Lai Yu Meng) is the doting younger step sister of mafia leader Zhou Yan Zhao (Dylan Xiong). 188 more words