Thursday, November 10, 2011

✿ Chinese Drama ✿ Emperor's Harem/The Royal Harem

Mandarin title: The Royal Harem/Emperor's Harem/Hou Gong/后宫
# Episode: 46
Genre: Court Intrigue
Director: Huang Jianxun and He Liping
Release date: November 2011
Broadcasting Company: Zhejiang Television
Cast: Ady An as Shao Chunhua, Feng Shaofeng as Yang Yong, Travia Yeung as Wan Zhen'er/Wan Guifei, Patrick Tam as Eunuch Wang Zhi
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Trailer with English Subs:

Synopsis:
Set in the Ming Dynasty under the reign of Emperor Xianzong who became infatuated with a Royal Concubine Wan (Wan Zhen'er), a woman 19 years his senior. Emperor Xianzong's infatuation with Royal Concubine Wan caused him to neglect the other women in his inner court. The worried court officials pressured the Emperor to take in new consorts. Thus, the door to the Royal Harem opened to four women who would later cause havoc in the palace. Credit: sugo

I haven't watched this drama yet, so I don't know if it's good or not. Ady An plays a sweet palace maid, Shao Chunhua, entangled in a intricate web of court schemes while Feng Shaofeng plays her love interest, a royal court musician, Yang Yong, bent avenging his brother's death. Patrick Tam portrays the historically infamous and ambitious eunuch, Wang Zhi, who is also emotionally invested in Chunhua and marries her as his bride. Eunuch+marriage=Interesting combo!

Watch it on Youtube

Main Theme Song (I really like this song!)  "No Regrets" by Liu Yuting and Lu Xianlin


3 comments:

  1. Thank you for the downloads! Are they with English subtitles?

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  2. @Anonymous: Nope, no English subtitles available for this drama yet. These episodes are RAW.

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  3. do you the name of the song played by Ady and Feng by using the flute

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