New and Coming Soon to DramaFever January 12 to January 18
This week brought us two fun new Taiwanese dramas with huge star power. Next week we have a face-off between two incredible Korean dramas about troubled men with multiple personalities, an epic new Chinese historical drama, and a classic K-drama now dubbed in Spanish. Let's take a look at what's new and coming soon to DramaFever!
After losing his fiancee Liang Luo Han (Kirsten Ren) and eyesight in a tragic accident, Fang Zhan Cheng (Kingone Wang) discovers his nurse Wang Yu Xi (Kirsten Ren) possesses the same voice as Luo Han and quickly falls for her. But Zhan Cheng's new romance is complicated by his stepsister Xie Lei Lei (Katie Chen) and Luo Han's heart donor recipient Xu Ya Ti (Nita Lei), both of whom are also in love with him. Troubling matters further, Zhan Cheng and Yu Xi may share a damning connection.
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2. Dear Mom
The Li family was blessed with not one, but four beloved daughters, and though they've all grown up and gone their own ways, these four sisters — Li Lian Qing (Hong Xiao Ling), Li Yi Wan (Joanne Tseng), Li Qing Qing (Xiao Xun) and Li Xiao Xi (Fangzhi You) — find themselves reconnecting under the same household once again. From surviving divorce to navigating careers and college, there isn't anything the four Li sisters can't work out together in this heartwarming drama about modern family life.
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(Due to licensing restrictions, we will be releasing new episodes on a 2-week delay. We will release the series on 1/21/2015.)
Cha Do Hyun (Ji Sung) is a rich heir to a family company with one major problem. Due to suppressed childhood trauma, he suffers from dissociative identity disorder manifested in 7 unique personalities who are out of his control. In order to overcome this disorder in secret, he hires a first year medical resident (Hwang Jung Eum) to help him heal by killing off each personality one by one.
Koo Seo Jin (Hyun Bin) reaches an all-time low when he uses his power as a theme park director to decommission Wonderland's popular circus. Refusing to give into the demands of her frosty boss, ringleader Jang Ha Na (Han Ji Min) puts up a fight, but is thrown off guard when Seo Jin's secret persona reveals itself with genuine kindness. In the battle to save her circus, Ha Na realizes she must tease out Seo Jin's brighter side with magic, wonder and love, but who's listening — Jekyll or Hyde?
Who is the rightful heir to Emperor Shunzhi’s (Sunny Chan) throne? Does it belong to Emperor Kangxi (Power Chan), the incumbent ruler for the last 25 years, or his elder brother, Fuquan, Prince Yu (Kenneth Ma)? Facing the threat of civil war, royal family members and imperial court officials are summoned to unravel the mystery of the Emperor Shunzhi’s sudden death and his designated heir to the throne. The story unfolds with a flashback to the final days of Shunzhi’s reign while treachery, misguidance, revenge, incest and moral corruption pepper the storyline. ( Source)
Kim Hyun Joon and Jin Sa Woo are college roommates and best friends when they are recruited into a top-secret organization known as the NSS. Hand-picked by Seung Hee, the agency's top profiler, the two quickly prove themselves and rise through the ranks. Along the way both men fall for Seung Hee, who only has eyes for one of them. When Hyun Joon is sent on his most dangerous and high profile mission yet in Hungary, he finds that he has been set up. Believing that everyone he cares about is either dead or a traitor, Hyun Joon goes on a quest for vengeance and discovers the inner-workings of the mysterious IRIS agency. Megastar and Hallyu icon Lee Byung Hun gives the performance of a lifetime as a daredevil secret agent who transforms into a driven, tormented spy on the run from powers he doesn't understand. This star-studded, powerhouse series is packed with all the romance, action and drama you can handle.
What did you watch this week? Which of the new releases can you not wait to see next week? Comment below!