What to Watch in 2014 Hong Kong Dramas
A wide variety of drama productions await Hong Kong viewers in 2014. Besides numerous TVB series to look forward to, HKTV will also be releasing several of its anticipated productions this year. Both stations will feature unique and creative plotlines aimed to grasp the audience’s attention.
Sneak Peek of Upcoming TVB Series:
Tiger Cubs 2 <飛虎II> (20 Episodes)
Starring: Joe Ma (馬德鐘), Linda Chung (鍾嘉欣), Oscar Leung (梁烈唯), Mandy Wong (黃智雯), Him Law (羅仲謙)
After the success of 2012’s Tiger Cubs, the sequel will further engage viewers in its action-packed scenes revolving around Hong Kong’s Special Duties Unit. Linda Chung delivers a fresh performance as a tough and reckless policewoman who is traumatized by her past as an undercover cop. Along with Joe Ma and Mandy Wong, the SDU team saves many victims from danger.
Comedies seem to be a success amongst viewers recently, boosting viewership ratings. Although this sequel features much of the same cast, there will be a new storyline with fresh pairings. With comedy king Wong Cho Lam as lead, the audience will be in for some hilarious moments.
M Club <女人俱樂部> (30 Episodes)
Starring: Flora Chan (陳慧珊), Carmen Lee (李若彤), Angie Cheong (張慧儀), Loletta Lee (李麗珍), Gloria Yip (葉蘊儀)
Produced by Eric Tsang (曾志偉), the series revolves around a group of former high school girls reuniting years later. The plot focuses on their friendship and growth, centering around a love for aerobics. The return of Flora Chan and several veteran actresses onscreen will create fresh new sparks of chemistry.
This period drama reunites Myolie Wu and Ron Ng as a romantic couple. Myolie once again takes on a comedic role, which has been well-received in the past. With the central theme of polygamy, the series includes many scenes of women bickering in hilarious manners.
The Good and the Bad <忠奸人> (30 Episodes)
Starring: Roger Kwok (郭晉安), Ron Ng (吳卓羲), Kristal Tin (田蕊妮), Jason Chan (陳智燊), Kiki Sheung (商天娥)
Here, viewers get to see Roger Kwok portray a physically disabled man for the first time. Collaborating with newly crowned TV Queen, Kristal Tin, the pair sparks fresh chemistry. Furthermore, Roger once again takes on the challenge of playing the ultimate villain, making the series an intense watch.
Sky Eyes <天眼>
Starring: Tavia Yeung (楊怡), Ruco Chan (陳展鵬), Kenny Wong (黃德斌)
With an intriguing plotline centering around computer-hacking and advanced technology, this is no usual crime thriller. Tavia Yeung portrays an antagonistic female sniper with dissociative identity disorder. Kenny Wong is a police officer, while Ruco Chan is a technology expert. Their ultimate goal is to bring Tavia down.
Other Upcoming 2014 TVB Series:
Storm in a Cocoon <守業者> – Steven Ma, Tavia Yeung
The Apothecary <大藥坊> – Linda Chung, Ruco Chan
The Battle of Tomorrow <再戰明天> – Lawrence Ng, Kate Tsui
Walk With You <陪着你走> – Moses Chan, Myolie Wu
The Apostle <使徒行者> – Charmaine Sheh, Raymond Lam, Elena Kong
Trade War <商戰> – Wayne Lai, Ron Ng, Edwin Siu
The Five Eunuchs <太監五虎> – Wayne Lai, Raymond Wong
Water Rogue <水髮胭脂> – Wayne Lai, Joyce Koi
Midas <點金聖手> – Bosco Wong, Kate Tsui
Starring: Lawrence Chou (周俊偉), Liu Kai Chi (廖啟智), Dominic Lam (林嘉華), Leila Tong (唐寧), Annie Liu (劉心悠), Carrie Lam (林莉)
This modern fast-paced police series involves high-quality cinematography resembling that of a film production. Dominic Lam portrays a sniper who accidentally shoots Lawrence Chou’s son in midst of a chaotic crossfire, leading to his disability. As the series progresses, Lawrence, who is a policeman, eventually discovers the identity of the mysterious sniper who had changed their lives.
Other Upcoming 2014 HKTV Series:
Marvelous Century <驚異世紀> – Dominic Lam, Leila Tong, Noel Leung
Fairytale Love Song <童話戀曲201314> – William So, Bernice Liu
Second Life <第二人生> – Wilfred Lau, Terence Yin
Three Faced Doctor <三面形醫> – Frankie Lam, John Chiang, Al Wai
Brain Detective <開腦儆探> – Felix Wong, Sam Lee
Conduct Fire in the News Line <導火新聞線> – Noel Leung, Catherine Chau
Source: Three Weekly via kuangaitvb.com
This article is written by Shirley for JayneStars.com.