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Title: My First Love Is Secret Love (我的初恋是暗恋) Wo De Chu Lian Shi An Lian
Release Date: January 13, 2021
Film Location: China
Summary: The Chinese drama is an inspirational youth campus drama adapted from iQiyi’s Literary IP “First Love Don’t Be Arrogant”.
During Zhu Qian Shuang’s middle school days, when she was still fat, she fell in love with Qiao Ye, a classmate.
She was determined to lose weight before she confessed.
After trying various weight loss methods such as dieting, taking weight-loss pills, vomiting, electrotherapy, etc., Zhu Qian Shuang not only didn’t lost weight, but suffered rejection and ridicule from people around her.
Zhu Qian Shuang’s persisted for a long time but returned to her original form, and her secret love ended without a problem.
After graduation, the two went their separate ways.
But what Qian Shuang didn’t know was that the cheering, lows and sadness she experienced also happened to Qiao Ye. Yet the two never expressed their emotions due to various reasons.
And thus, the two lovers pass over one another, disappearing in each other’s youth.
Cast & Characters:
Zhu Li Lan 朱丽岚 as Zhu Qian Shuang (after weight loss)
After successfully losing weight, Zhu Qian Shuang is slender and beautiful. There are many suitors but she concentrates on work, hoping to become a well-known screenwriter. At a long-lost classmate meeting, Zhu Qian Shuang learns that her classmate Qiao Ye also had a crush on her. The two reunite and the sparks that had been extinguished for many years in heart burn once again.
Wang Yi Miao 王漪淼 as Zhu Qian Shuang 祝千双 (before weight loss)
A second-year high school student, with a normal appearance and a fat body. Her father runs a real estate agency and her mother is a housewife. When she was a child, she had a lively and cheerful personality. However, due to excessive pressure before the high school entrance examination, her weight soars in just a few months under her mother’s “care”.
Li Ming Jun 李明峻 as Qiao Ye 乔野
A sophomore in high school with good looks. His parents do business abroad so he grows up with his grandparents. Qiao Ye is smart and sensible. On the surface he is arrogant, somewhat narcissistic, and maintains the image of a good student in the eyes of everyone. But in essence, he is also an ordinary adolescent boy who is afraid of failure. When he discovers that he actually likes Zhu Qian Shuang, the object of ridicule in school, he subconsciously chooses to escape and hide his true feelings.
Cao Jun Xiang 曹峻祥 as Yan Da Yu 严大宇
A sophomore in high school, he is a neighbour and friend of Qiao Ye. Da Yu is a member of the school’s track and field team, with a strong build and an open personality. He has very poor grades, loves to play games, likes to interrupt in class, and tease classmates and teachers. He is righteous, and will not hesitate to go forward when he is right.
Start: January 13, 2021
Frequency: 2 episodes every Wednesday
End: February 17, 2021