Web Drama: My Strange Friend (2020) Cast & Summary

My Strange Friend China Web Drama

Title: My Strange Friend 
Chinese Title: 我的奇怪朋友 / Wo De Qi Guao Peng You / 超凡天赋 / Chao Fan Tian Fu 
Broadcast Website: iQIYI 

Broadcast Date: August 19, 2020– 3 days to premiere!

Air Time: Wednesday-Thursday 12:00 (2 eps), all episodes available immediately for VIP (See Viewing Calendar) 
Genre: Comedy, Science Fiction 
Language: Mandarin 
Episodes: 24 
Director: Xing Xiao 
Screenwriter: Liang Jiahao 
Production Company: Scitech Films, Wishart 
Executive Producer: Wu Wei 
Chief Producer: Er Dongsheng 
Origin: China 

 Synopsis and Plot Summary

It tells the story of a group of people with unique abilities that allow them to read minds, see the future, conjure electricity, perform telekinesis and become invisible. 

Wei Yichen (Wang Yibo) woke up one day to discover that he has obtained superpowers due to special genes that are continuously mutating within his body. By touching someone’s face, he can know what they are thinking. However, Wei Yichen discovers that his other powers seem to be dissipating. In fact, his power has been passed on to Nan Ruoyi (Wang Mengli) who inherits the ability to conjure electricity while Duan Muhao (Zhang Yijie) gets the power to see the future.

 Fun Facts

  • Filming took place in Zhuhai.
  • Filming began on December 8, 2017. The 24 episodes are split into season 1 and season 2.
  • It is one of Wang Yibo earlier works that he filmed when he was only 20.
  • Due to lack of budget, filming had to stop and was only completed in 2018.
  • After The Untamed, there is a lot of anticipation for Wang Yibo’s new dramas Legend of Fei and Being a Hero. It was suddenly announced that his older drama My Strange Friend will premiere in less than a week on iQIYI.
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 Cast

My Strange Friend Wang YiboWang Yibo as Wei Yichen
My Strange Friend Zhang YijieZhang Yijie as Duan Muhao
My Strange Friend Wang MengliWang Mengli as Nan Ruoyi
My Strange Friend Zhang NanZhang Nan as Cong Lexi
My Strange Friend Xiao XuXiao Xu
My Strange Friend Wang BowenWang Bowen

 Supporting Cast

  • Zhang Xueheng
  • Zhang Weiwei
  • Shi Rui
  • Wan Guopeng

 Viewing Calendar

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