TVB Releases 2016 Calendar and Teases Upcoming Dramas
TVB has finally unveiled the posters for the highly-anticipated 2016 calendar. Like last year, the calendar introduces the upcoming TVB drama line-up for 2016. It also features the artistes who will be covering the Rio 2016 Olympics next summer.
2016 TVB Calendar cover
Features Charmaine Sheh, Kenneth Ma, Vincent Wong, Joey Meng, Mandy Wong, Jaqueline Wong, Jason Chan, Ben Wong, Maggie Shiu, Michelle Yim, Nancy Sit, Lau Dan, Kenny Wong, Elaine Yiu, Alice Chan, Louis Cheung, 2015 Miss Hong Kong Louisa Mak, runner-up Ada Pong, and 2nd runner-up Karmen Kwok.
January 2016 — Fashion War <潮流教主>
A comedy-drama about Hong Kong’s fashion industry. The poster features Moses Chan, Him Law, Sisley Choi, Vivien Yeo, Veronica Shiu, Becky Lee, Ali Lee, Jeannie Chan, Roxanne Tong, Koni Lui, Jacquelin Ch’ng, Lisa Ch’ng, Whitney Hui, and Jennifer Shum.
February 2016 — Come Home Love <愛·回家>
A spin-off of the original sitcom that aired from 2012 to 2015. The spin-off will air until March 2016. The poster features Owen Cheung, Katy Kung, Lai Lok-yi, Max Cheung, Mak Cheung-ching, James Ng, Quinn Ho, Helen Ma, Geoffrey Wong, and Li Fung.
March 2016 — Blue Veins <殭>
A fantasy drama about vampires and a sacred human species. It was previously featured in TVB’s 2015 calendar. The poster features Kevin Cheng, Kay Tse, Grace Chan, and Joel Chan.
April 2016 — Short End of the Stick <公公出宮>
A comedy drama about exempted palace eunuchs who struggle to live a normal lifestyle. The poster features Wayne Lai, Nancy Wu, John Chiang, Edwin Siu, Rosina Lam, Natalie Tong, Raymond Cho, Jack Wu, Power Chan, Toby Chan, and Grace Wong.
May 2016 — Presumed Accidents <純熟意外>
A detective thriller about insurance fraud cases. The drama stars Lawrence Ng, Lai Lok-yi, Sisley Choi, Selena Li, and Joyce Tang.
June 2016 — K9 Cop <警犬巴打!!!>
A comedy about police dogs. It stars Bosco Wong, Linda Chung, Raymond Wong, Tracy Chu, and Oscar Leung.
July 2016 — House of Spirits <一屋老友記>
A supernatural comedy about a haunted house, and stars Bobby Au-yeung, Nancy Wu, Joyce Tang, Jonathan Cheung, Koni Lui, Wu Fung, Law Lan, and Lau Kong.
August 2016 — Olympics
The poster features the artistes who will be covering the Rio 2016 Olympics, including Nat Chan, Chin Ka Lok, Eliza Sam, Oscar Leung, Priscilla Wong, Tony Hung, Sharon Chan, Samantha Ko, Stephen Wong, Kelly Fu, and more.
September 2016 — Brother’s Keeper II <巨輪II>
A direct sequel to 2013’s Brother’s Keeper. The drama stars Edwin Siu, Kristal Tin, Louis Yuen, Grace Chan, Hugo Ng, Jade Leung, and Mat Yeung, with guest appearances by Ruco Chan and Linda Chung.
October 2016 — The Last Healer In Forbidden City <末代御醫>
A grand-production drama about the final years of the Qing Dynasty. The drama stars Roger Kwok, Tavia Yeung, Ngo Ka-nin, and Rebecca Zhu.
November 2016 — A Fist Within Four Walls <城寨英雄>
A martial arts drama about a team of heroes protecting the citizens who reside in the dangerous Kowloon Walled City. The drama stars Ruco Chan, Benjamin Yuen, Nancy Wu, Philip Ng, Yuen Qiu, and Moon Lau.
December 2016 — Variety
The Christmas-themed poster features variety starlets Liza Wang, Johnson Lee, Lawrence Cheng, Maria Cordero, Astrid Chan, Carlo Ng, Jerry Lamb, Anderson Junior, Sammy Leung, Amigo Choi, King Kong, Kitty Yuen, Michael Wai, Luk Ho-ming, Albert Au, Leung Ka-ki, Alfred Hui, Hubert Wu, Fred Cheng, and Jinny Ng.
This article is written by Addy for JayneStars.com.