The stars of Story of Yanxi Palace <延禧攻略> will reunite for a new Yu Zheng (于正) drama regarded as the Republican-era version of Yanxi Palace.
Chuan Jia <传家>, literally “To Pass On From Generation to Generation,” will be Yu Zheng’s next big project after he completes work for The Legend of Haolan <皓镧传>, which stars Yanxi Palace actors Wu Jinyan (吴谨言) and Nie Yuan (聂远).
The series will reportedly feature the original Yanxi Palace cast, and will be led by Wu Jinyan and Qin Lan (秦岚), who played Empress Fucha in the 2018 television drama.
Though Qin Lan will only have a guest role The Legend of Haolan, she was more than happy to help her friends promote the upcoming series. She wrote on Weibo, “Quietly waiting for you guys.” Yu Zheng also commented, and hinted about a new drama in the works: “It is regrettable that your highness [Empress Fucha] could not join Haolan, [but] let’s quietly wait for our reunion for Chuan Jia!”
According to reports, Chuan Jia is set in the Republic of China of the early 1920’s. Wu Jinyan and Qin Lan will play sisters on the show. As for the progress of Chuan Jia, Yu Zheng told fans, “The script is already complete.”
Meanwhile, The Legend of Haolan—a series about the rise of Zhao Ji, also Qin Shi Huang’s mother—will premiere on January 19, 2019.
This article is written by Addy for JayneStars.com.