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Title: The Chang An Youth (长安少年行) Chang An Shao Nian Xing
Release Date: April 20, 2020
Film Location: Xiangshan
Summary: The drama is follows the life of Shen Yi Yi, a cook who repays her friend’s friendship by fulfilling the marriage contract for Chang’an Lu Xing. She mistakenly enters Shangyi Guan and starts on a journey to solve strange cases, fight corrupt officials, and find true love.
Shen Yi Yi lives in the city and has excellent cooking skills. When she was young, she was friends with Shen Die Yi. Die Yi abruptly dies of a cough and her life remains a mystery.
In order to repay her friendship with Die Yi, Yi Yi poses as Die Yi and heads to Chang’an Lu Xing to fulfill the marriage contract. As well, she wants to find out the truth behind Die Yi’s life.
In order to delay the marriage, Yi Yi dresses up like a man and enters the Shangyi Guan alongside with Die Yi’s fiancé, Tang Jiu Hua. They also meet Yang Zi An who was ordered by the emperor to hide his identity and enter Shangyi Guan.
Together, Shen Yi Yi, Yang Zi An, Tang Jiu Hua, second prince Li Xin Yuan and swordsman Du Gu Mu Xue solve many strange cases. They face the embassy of the East Kingdom, and form the “five sons of Shangyi Guan”, becoming famous in all of Chang’an. They defeat the enemy and triumphantly return to the North.
Though everything seemed at peace, a larger conspiracy was just beginning. The Crown Prince rebels against the kingdom and Die Yi’s life comes to surface. Together, the five must ride out the difficulties and bring peace to the kingdom.
Cast & Characters:
Wang Yu Wen 王玉雯 as Shen Yi Yi 沈依依 and Shen Die Yi 沈蝶依
An orphan born in the city, she dresses up as a man to solve mysteries. She has excellent cooking skills, is beautiful and attractive, displays extraordinary heroism, wit and bravery, and is always full of energy.
Wu Xi Ze 吴希泽 as Yang Zi An 杨子安
He is composed and great at logical reasoning. He is handsome, has a cold exterior, and has many aspirations.
Liu Yi Chang 刘奕畅 as Du Gu Mu Xue 独孤牧雪
A swordsman and the general’s son. He likes solitary, is arrogant, loves drinking and practicing his swordsmanship.
Xie Bin Bin 谢彬彬 as Tang Jiu Hua 唐九华
The only son of the Minister of Defense, Shen Die Yi’s future fiancé. He is beautiful, lively and provocative, and loves to dance.
Qi Pei Xin 漆培鑫 as Li Xin Yuan 李心远
The unloved second prince, he is simple and clean, shy and cute, believes in the truth, and likes weird inventions.
Start: April 20, 2020
Frequency: 2 episodes every Monday and Tuesday
End: May 26, 2020