Wong Kar Wai’s New Drama to Film in April

By on March 24, 2020 in NEWS, TV Dramas

Wong Kar Wai’s New Drama to Film in April

Hu Ge and Ma Yili will star in the anticipated drama.

According to reports, a Jing An tourism representative revealed that filming for Chinese drama Blossoms <繁花> produced by Wong Kar Wai (王家卫) and starring Hu Ge (胡歌) and Ma Yili (马伊琍), will kick off soon in Zhangyuan, Shanghai.

A book-to-screen adaptation, Blossoms is based on an acclaimed novel of the same name by Chinese novelist Jin Yucheng (金宇澄). The novel paints a portrait of Shanghai across two time periods through the life of its protagonist, A’bao

Director Yan Shen (沈严) had previously helmed dramas including The First Half of My Life <我的前半生>, The Rise of Phoenixes <天盛長歌> and Chinese Style Relationship <中國式關係>.

Official sources said that the film version, previously postponed due to Covid-19, is definitely in the works but no start date has been confirmed at the moment.

Source: Netease

This article is written by JoyceK for JayneStars.com.

1 comment to Wong Kar Wai’s New Drama to Film in April

  1. hohliu says:

    Hu Ge is back to dramaland!!! Wow.

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