Posts Tagged ‘ period ’

Ghost Writer

Ghost Writer

Details

  • Title: 蒲松齡
  • Cantonese/Mandarin title: Pu Song Ling
  • English title: Ghost Writer
  • Previously known as: The Legend of Pu Song Ling
  • Genre: Period
  • Episodes: 24
  • Broadcast network: TVB
  • Broadcast period: 2010-Jun-07 – 2010-Jul-09
  • Air time: Monday to Friday 20:30 – 21:30

Synopsis

PO CHUNG-LING (Steven Ma) was born in Jinan a family of New Year print. He is very bright, his father, PO POON (Yueh Hua), has therefore always hoped that he could one day carry on the family business. LING, mistakenly thinks that POON is working in collusion with some corrupt officials, refuses to listen to what his father says. His good friend, KO JIT (Chan Kam Hung), is a constable and he hates corrupt officials as much as LING does. Rumor has it that a fox spirit is creating troubles in Jinan. LING is almost killed when he is investigating into the matter with JIT. Fortunately, a mysterious girl named LING WU SIU-TSUI (Fala Chen) comes to his rescue in the nick of time. It turns out later that she is the fox spirit, and that she saves LING so as to return a past favor. As they spend more and more time together, TSUI starts to fall for LING.

The PO family has secured a large order of New Year print. To ensure the work can be finished in time they have to hire a large numbers of female workers. LAU SUM-YU (Linda Chung) applies for the job, but her real intention is to look for the man who was unfaithful to her sister, never knowing that she would later be caught in a love triangle with LING and JIT.

Cast

DIAO MAN JIAO QI SU XIAO MEI

Little Miss Unreasonable

Details

  • Title: 刁蠻嬌妻蘇小妹
  • Cantonese/Mandarin title: Diu Man Giu Chai So Siu Je
  • English title: Little Miss Unreasonable
  • Genre: Comedy, period
  • Episodes: 30
  • Broadcast network: TVB
  • Broadcast period: 2009
  • Air time: Monday to Friday

Cast

The Reputable Family

The Reputable Family

Details

  • Title: 명가 (名家) / Myeongga
  • English Title: The Reputable Family
  • Also known as: Great Family
  • Genre: Drama, historical, period
  • Episodes: 16
  • Broadcast network: KBS1
  • Broadcast period: 2010-Jan-02 to 2010-Feb-21
  • Air time: Saturday & Sunday 21:40

Synopsis

“The Reputable Family” revolves around the Choi family as they perform nobleness oblige. Main character played by Cha In Pyo has a spiritual supporter played by Han Go Eun, who is also his love interest. Kim Sung Min will play the evil character and rival to Cha In Pyo.

Cast

Rosy Business

Rosy Bussiness

Details

  • Title: 巾幗梟雄
  • Cantonese/Mandarin title: Gan Gok Hiu Hung / Jin Guo Xiao Xiong
  • English title: Rosy Business
  • Also known as: 妻妾成群, 紅粉商人
  • Genre: Period, drama
  • Episodes: 25
  • Broadcast network: TVB
  • Broadcast period: 2009-Apr-27 to 2009-May-29
  • Air time: Monday to Friday 21:30-22:30
  • Theme song: Red Butterfly (紅蝴蝶) by Ron Ng

Synopsis

Cheung Kiu owns and runs Hing Fung Nin, the biggest rice company in Wuxi. He marries his fourth wife Hong Bo Kei and gives ownership to her after he dies. In her eyes, the eldest son Cheung Bit Man is not suitable heir, and guides second son Cheung Bit Ching to become the family heir. On the other hand, Chai Kau, a poor but wise urchin – through his wit and dedication, slowly works his way up in the company.

Cast

Cheung Family

Yau Family

Hing Fung Nin Rice Company

Recognitions

  • 2009 TVB Awards: Lifetime Achievement Award (Lee Tim Sing)
  • 2009 TVB Awards: Most Improved Actor Award (Pierre Ngo)
  • 2009 TVB Awards: Most Favorite Male Character Award (Wayne Lai)
  • 2009 TVB Awards: Best Supporting Actress Award (Susan Tse)
  • 2009 TVB Awards: Best Actress Award (Sheren Tang)
  • 2009 TVB Awards: Best Actor Award (Wayne Lai)
  • 2009 TVB Awards: Best Series Award

Queen Seon Duk

Queen Seon Duk

Details

  • Title: 선덕여왕 (善德女王) / Seonduk Yeo Wang
  • Also known as: Queen Seon Duk
  • Tagline: The one who secures the people will acquire the world and rule the ages
  • Genre: Historical, period
  • Episodes: 62
  • Broadcast network: MBC
  • Broadcast period: 2009-May-25 to 2009-Dec-22
  • Air time: Monday & Tuesdays 21:55

Synopsis

Dukman was born a twin but was abandoned as a baby and sent to a place far away by her father, King Jinpyeong in order to protect her from being killed by an influenced royal court lady, Mishil who tries to snatch away the throne from the royal successor. Dukman was later brought back to the Silla palace, where she joined forces with her twin sister Princess Cheonmyong to oppose Mishil. However, Mi-shil devised sinister plans to have the two Silla princesses exiled from the kingdom, and in a secretive battle, Princess Cheonmyong was assassinated by Mi-shil. But Princess Dukman shrewdly enlisted the help of General Kim Yusin and eliminated her archenemy Mishil. She then became Queen Seon Duk, the first female ruler of the Silla kingdom. This drama is about a story of a beautiful queen, who has to give up her love to save the people and thus, leaving behind many brilliant achievements.

Cast

Recognitions