5 must watch Chinese dramas to date

okay..so not sure about you guys, but on the weekends I would be sitting there searching the web for best dramas to watch.

I love all kind of good dramas. As i have gone through a large amount of Korean dramas, so lately I have been watching those ancient Chinese dramas.

why ?!

The graphics are great, it has been modernised, beautiful actors, GOOD actors, and most importantly these dramas are written based on true stories, so not only I can enjoy myself but also get to learn a little bit of history.

I have recently finished number 1, and I love it..Yeah now that the series is over, I don’t know what to do with my life anymore 😦

So here are the 5 recent dramas that I would like to recommend:

1.Eternal Love aka Three Lives Three Worlds, Ten Miles of Peach Blossoms

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Rated 8/10

Genre: Romance, Fantasy
Created by Tang Qi (previously TangQi GongZi)
Directed by Lin Yufen, Yu Cuihua, Ren Haitao
Starring: Yang Mi, Mark Chao
Country of origin China
Original language(s): Mandarin
No. of episodes: 58

So basically the main couple keep meeting again in 3 different lifetimes and they still love the same person. For more details, please click here, you can also watch the drama online using that link.

Next up, it is also quiet lengthy, but it was so good, I did not skip 1 single episode.

2.The Legend of Mi Yue

The Legend of Mi Yue.jpg
6.2/10 imdb

Genre: Historical Fiction
Written by Jiang Shengnan, Wang Xiaoping, Hunter Huey
Directed by Zheng Xiaolong
Starring Sun Li, Liu Tao, Alex Fong, Huang Xuan, Gao Yunxiang, Ma Su
Country of origin: China
Original language(s): Mandarin
No. of episodes: 81

Through the drama you will see how a person who has no power fought her way to become the first Empress Dowager in China’s history. Watch it full here.

Next up is..

3.Empresses in the Palace

Empresses in the Palace, Hong Kong version (後宮·甄嬛傳 香港版).jpg
8.5/10 imdb

Genre: Romance, historical fiction
Written by Liu Lianzi, Wang Xiaoping
Directed by Zheng Xiaolong
Starring: Sun Li, Chen Jianbin, Ada Choi, Jiang Xin, Li Dongxue, Tao Xinran, Lan Xi. Zhang Xiaolong, Leanne Liu, Sun Xi, Lee Tien-chu
Country of origin: China
Original language(s): Mandarin
No. of episodes: 76

This drama revolves around all the empresses trying to capture the kings heart by destroying one another through using different types mistreatment. Watch full here or Netflix.

4. The Princess Weiyoung

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7.5/10 imdb

Genre: Historical fiction, Romance
Created by Qin Jian
Written by Cheng Tingyu
Directed by Li Huizhu
Starring Tiffany Tang, Luo Jin, Vanness Wu, Mao Xiaotong, Li Xinai
Country of origin: China
Original language(s): Mandarin
No. of episodes: 54

This drama is very sweet, revolving the strong love between the prince and pretend to be princess. Through all hardships and difficulties, they proved their love and trust for each other at the end. Watch full here.

AND..last but not least

5. Perfect Couple

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Genre: Romantic, Comedy, Historical
Created by Tong Hua
Written by Tong Hua, Gan Lian, Jin Yuanyuan
Directed by Huang Zuquan
Country of origin: China
Original language(s): Mandarin
No. of episodes: 45

Just watch it and you will know why i have saved it to last 🙂

Full episodes here.

Let me know what you guys think! I love all of these dramas and have finished them all…Yes i’m a bit crazy when it comes to drama !



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