TVB Announces Upcoming TV Dramas and Variety Shows for “Amazing Summer” Lineup
With summer break drawing nearer and nearer, TVB is ready and set to unveil their upcoming television programs for the TVB Amazing Summer lineup.
TVB announced the lineup on Thursday in a star-studded press conference held at TVB Studios. Artists such as Bobby Au-yeung (歐陽震華), Nancy Wu (胡定欣), Johnson Lee (李思捷), Benjamin Yuen (袁偉豪), Mandy Wong (黃智雯), and more were there to promote their respective dramas.
The first in the summer lineup will be the supernatural comedy House of Spirits <一屋老友記>, starring Bobby Au-yeung and Nancy Wu. The comedy about a human befriending a houseful of ghosts will premiere on June 27th, succeeding the time slot of Nirvana in Fire <琅琊榜>.
Following House of Spirits will be Daddy Dearest <超能老豆> starring Johnson Lee and Mandy Wong. The premiere date for the family drama was pushed back several times before TVB finally decided to make it part of Amazing Summer. Daddy Dearest premieres August 1st.
Also premiering on August 1st is the highly-anticipated martial arts drama A Fist Within Four Walls <城寨英雄>, starring Ruco Chan (陳展鵬), Yuen Qiu (元秋), Philip Ng (伍允龍), Nancy Wu, and Benjamin Yuen. The action-packed series is produced by Jazz Boon (文偉鴻), who is known for his work in Line Walker <使徒行者> and Bounty Lady <My盛Lady>.
On the variety side of the lineup, TVB’s The Voice <超級巨聲> singers Alfred Hui (許廷鏗) and Hubert Wu (胡鴻鈞) will be hosting Summer Stars Gone Wild 2 <反斗紅星冇暑假>. It will be premiering on June 27th. Magician Louis Yan (甄澤權) will be back to host the fourth installment of his street magic show, Street Sorcerers <街頭魔法王之魔王之王>, premiering on July 18th. Eric Tsang (曾志偉) will also be back to host a star-studded game show for TVB, I Love Hong Kong <我愛香港>, premiering in mid August.
Source: Oriental Daily
This article is written by Addy for JayneStars.com.