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Title: To Dear Myself (亲爱的自己) Qin Ai De Zi Ji
Release Date: September 7, 2020
Film Location: Shanghai
Summary: The Chinese drama follows the story of urban dwellers who struggle and change in their careers, family, love life, and finally find a lifestyle that suits them.
Li Si Yu and boyfriend Chen Yi Ming have been in love for many years. Like all young people in big cities, she puts forth a glamorous appearance and has a bright future in the workplace. But behind the scenes, she faces confusion and pressure in her career and emotions.
Zhang Zhi Zhi and Gu Xiao Ling are Li Si Yu’s best friends, and their views are completely different from Li Si Yu.
Zhang Zhi Zhi is the most ordinary office worker. Her goal in life is to live simply and protect her family. But, her husband Liu Yang’s stubbornness and various behaviours slowly undermine Zhang Zhi Zhi’s original dream.
The beautiful “goddess” Gu Xiao Ling focuses all her energy on solving her own marital issues, but she meets Lei Hao Wen, a seemingly cool “bro”.
In the golden age of life, they struggle in the city faced with the pressures and choices from life and work.
In the presence of friends and family they never give up. They are anxious and confused but never lost, and they are always kind to those around them.
After all setbacks, they finally wake up completely, learn to follow their hearts and be kind to others. Only then can they embrace their dearest selves and eventually grow into better selves.
Cast & Characters:
Liu Shi Shi 刘诗诗 as Li Si Yu 李思雨
She has been in love with her boyfriend Chen Yi Ming for many years. Like all young people in big cities, she puts on a cheery facade has a bright future in the workplace. Yet she faces confusion and pressure in her career and love life.
Zhu Yi Long 朱一龙 as Chen Yi Ming 陈一鸣
Sunny and cheerful with an idealistic temperament, he takes the position of planning director at a young age. He is an entrepreneurial youth with dreams. After suffering setbacks, he lifts himself back up, restarts in Shanghai, and makes a breakthrough
Han Qing Zi 阚清子 as Zhang Zhi Zhi 张芝芝
Peng Guan Ying 彭冠英 as Liu Yang 刘洋
Li Ze Feng 李泽锋 as Lei Hao Wen 雷浩文
Chen Mi Qi 陈米麒 as Gu Xiao Ling 顾晓菱
Start: September 7, 2020
Frequency: 2 episodes every Sunday to Thursday, 1 episode on Friday and Saturday
End: October 4, 2020