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Title: Ancient Love Poetry (千古玦尘) Qian Gu Jue Chen
Release Date: June 17, 2021
Film Location: Hengdian
Summary: The Chinese drama is based Xing Ling’s xianxia novel “Ancient”. It follows the gods Shang Gu and Bai Jue who experience life and death yet persist on their love for one another.
If mortal people encounter ups and downs, they will ask the gods for help. Among the four true gods of the ancient world, are Bai Jue and Shang Gu. The two go through three lifetimes of life and death and experience a sadomasochistic romance.
Shang Gu grows up from a little “rookie” with low spiritual power to a main god who bears the weight of the common people. But at last, she cannot escape her catastrophic fate.
The gods live a long life and have deep roots of affection. Some people do not hesitate to destroy the world for her, even if the Three Realms turn into nothingness. Some people have waited silently for 60,000 years to give her immortality in the Three Realms, even giving up their own life.
Cast & Characters:
Zhou Dong Yu 周冬雨 as Shang Gu, Hou Chi 上古、后池
The head of the four true gods, a god that originated from chaos. Sixty thousand years ago, due to the advent of chaos, she chooses to fall asleep after being martyred. In the post-Ancient realm, she is the God of Hou Chi in Qingchi Palace.
Xu Kai 许凯 as Bai Jue, Qing Mu, Bai Xuan 白玦、清穆、柏玄
One of the four true gods of the ancient world, he silently loves Shang Gu for nearly 200,000 years. At the last moment of Shang Gu’s martyrdom, he stops her, suppresses the chaos, and spends 40,000 years gathering her soul.
Liu Xue Yi 刘学义 as Tian Qi, Jing Yuan 天启、净渊
Formerly one of the four true gods of the ancient world, because of Shang Gu he designs a world-destroying blood formation, and triggers the tribulation of chaos earlier than expected.
Zhang Jia Ni 张嘉倪 as Wu Huan 芜浣
Start: June 17, 2021
Frequency: 2 episodes every Thursday to Sunday
End: July 25, 2021
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