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Title: Love Is Sweet (半是蜜糖半是伤) Ban Shi Mi Tang Ban Shi Shang
Release Date: September 27, 2020
Film Location: Shanghai
Summary: The Chinese drama is adapted from the Qi Zi’s novel of the same name. It follows the story of Jiang Jun, who suffers from a severe tear allergy. She meets her childhood playmate Yuan Shuai many years later in the workplace and finds that her enemies are everywhere. After a lot of struggle, the two slowly understand each other and fall in love.
Jiang Jun, a girl who is severely allergic to tears, has a double master’s degree in economics and psychology.
The superior and pampered environment given by her parents creates her free and easy, idealistic personality.
After graduating, she works in a charity organization, pursuing her own life and dreams.
Unexpectedly, her father’s death makes her stand at a three-way intersection in life.
Jiang Jun finally decides to enter the top investment banking company MH to fulfill her father’s last wish.
At MH, Jiang Jun meets Yuan Shuai again, her childhood playmate.
But her childhood protector, the gentle handsome brother Yuan Shuai, turns against her every moment possible.
In the investment banking dog eat dog world, some people secretly set her up for failure and some people use her as a chess piece.
Jiang Jun relies on her own kind and delicate nature, outstanding emotional intelligence and genius imagination to judge the complex variables of people and projects.
After suffering through the struggles, and experiencing all kinds of hell, she finally reaps the success in her career and love life.
Cast & Characters:
Luo Yun Xi 罗云熙 as Yuan Shuai 袁帅
Managing partner at MH Company. He secretly loves Jiang Jun.
Bai Lu 白鹿 in Jiang Jun 江君
She enters the world of investment banking. Jiang Jun has a severe allergy to her own tears. Yuan Shuai picks on her since they were young.
Xiao Yan 肖燕 as Xu Li 徐莉
Jiang Jun’s best friend.
Gao Han Yu 高瀚宇 as Du Lei 杜磊
Personable, with excellent aesthetic taste and aristocratic temperament, he has always kept a low profile and has a mysterious origin. Du Lei is a gentleman with a humorous manner. His eyes often have a gentle smile, but in fact, deep in his heart, he is pessimistic and weary, and no one can really walk into his heart.
Wang Yi Lun 王以纶 as Li Xiao Chuan 李小川
A programmer with the arrogance and paranoia of genius, but also handsome features that match up to idols. In order to realize his entrepreneurial dream, he devotes himself to developing the “Western World” app after returning to China. He is not good at words and immerses himself in the world of programming and code all day long. He regards the code as his girlfriend, and he exudes the temperament of “lone wolf”.
Zhao Yuan Yuan 赵圆瑗 as Qiao Na 乔娜
Start: September 27, 2020
Frequency: 2 episodes every Sunday to Tuesday
End: November 3, 2020