TV drama King of Lan Ling stars Feng Shao Feng and Ariel Lin
The Chinese period drama premiered on August 14 and boasts an opening theme song by Taiwanese band Mayday.
by Ada Tseng
Date Published: 08/21/2013
Ariel Lin and Feng Shao Feng in Prince of Lan Ling.
King of Lan Ling (兰陵王, Lan Ling Wang), a historical drama about a handsome Chinese warrior and the priestess who foresees his tragic fate but falls in love with him anyway, premiered on China's Zhejiang Satellite TV on August 14. Starring Feng Shao Feng and Ariel Lin, the drama takes place during the Northern Qi period and promises a lot of action and sword-fighting. King of Lan Ling also stars Daniel Chan, Zhai Tian Ling, and Taiwanese American actor George Hu..
The drama also features an opening theme song by popular Taiwanese band Mayday, who just finished a successful tour in China (50 concerts in 31 cities) on August 17, attracting 100,000 fangoers in Beijing. The band will return home to perform in Taiwan in September and embark on a European tour next year.
King of Lan Ling will run for 46 episodes.