38jiejie’s Entertainment Recap Vol. 1: Dilraba’s Original Male Co-star in “The Long Ballad”, Simon Gong Jun and Reyi Liu’s “The Love Equations” Gets Air Date, New Series, “Girlfriend”, Remake of K-Drama, “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo”

38jiejie Entertainment Recap Vol. 1

Jiejie’s recap of Chinese entertainment news Vol. 1

News that didn’t quite make it into an article…

Dilraba and Leo Wu’s “The Long Ballad”

  • Dilraba and Leo Wu Lei’s new series, “The Long Ballad”. As it turns out, Wu Lei was a last minute cast change.
  • Who was the original male lead?
  • Why was he replaced last minute?

Simon Gong Jun and Reyi Liu Renyu’s “The Love Equations”

  • The last series in the “To Our Pure…” trilogy gets an air date.

Chinese remake of K-Drama, “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo”

  • Male and female leads named in remake
  • C-netz reaction to the remake

New series airing on MangoTV, “Girlfriend”, starring Lawrence Wong and Xu Hao.