Starring Xiao Zhan (肖战) and Ren Min (任敏), Chinese historical fantasy romance The Longest Promise <玉骨遥> is one of the most anticipated dramas. With the official trailer released on Tencent, many fans can not be more pumped to finally get a sneak peek at the drama and its visuals.
Previously known as Jade Bone Ballad, The Longest Promise is adapted from popular novel Mirror: Zhu Yan <朱颜>, a prequel to Mirror: Twin Cities <镜·双城>. In a master-disciple relationship, royal prince Shi Ying (Xiao Zhan) and princess of the Chi tribe Zhu Yan (Ren Min) struggle over hiding their true feelings for each other while standing on opposite political grounds. Such star-crossed lovers trope suggests inevitable pain and angst as they repress their growing feelings amid conflicting loyalties….
Within one day of its release, the teaser trailer for The Longest Promise already reached over 10 million views. Excitedly devouring the trailer, many are fawning over Xiao Zhan’s suitability with his role as he presents a gentle and fairy-like temperament. Ren Min also looks sweetly adorable with her bangs and innocent charm. The two are praised to be a stunning couple and there are high expectations for their chemistry.
While principal photography for The Longest Promise commenced on March 29, and filming is still underway for the drama in Hengdian, Xiao Zhan and Ren Min appeared together to introduce The Longest Promise at the press conference Tencent Video Line Up. Xiao Zhan particularly dominated the stage as there were never-ending squeals over his handsomeness and excitement for the new drama.
“The Longest Promise” Trailer
This article is written by Minna for JayneStars.com.