Here is another big drama worth its own post. I know we already covered it before, but this time, we have more official pictures to share (finally)!! The drama Princess Weiyoungng started filming on December 2nd, 2015 and is aiming for a 2016 release. Princess Weiyoung will have the following cast:
Link to first article here for the summary. Chinese name of the drama is 锦绣未央.
- Tang Yan 唐嫣 will play Princess Li Weiyang 李未央
- Born as a princess. A little bratty, smart and tomboy since young, due to the sudden attack, she becomes the Li Weiyang, the daughter of her new adopted family. Because she is full of a hatred toward the enemy government, she becomes stronger and more careful. She however keeps her innocence and good heart the whole time. At the end, she understands that war is part of life and at some level needed.
- Luo Jing 羅晉 will play male lead, 拓拔浚 Ta Bajun
- Prince who is heartwarming and a good person, he is liked by everyone especially the king. He always got the best education in the kingdom. He is afraid of getting the crown after the king’s death since this would put his mother in danger. Will fall in love with Li Weiyoung.
- Wu Jianhao (Vanness Wu) 吳建豪 will play 王爺 拓跋余 Ta Bayu
- The other prince. Had to go through a hard childhood, he has claustrophobia (scarred of confined space) and has a cold personality. His life dream is to become the king so that everyone will be underling him. He is attracted to the intelligence of Li Weiyoung and wants to use her in his ultimate challenge. However, he gets refused. Hence, he hates his older brother Ta Bajun even more.
- Rachel Mao (YES! she is casted in the project!!) 毛晓彤 as Li Changru 李常茹, the sister of Li Weiyoung
- Li Xin Ai 李心艾 will play will play number 1 beauty 李長樂 Li Zhangle
- Liang Zhunlun 梁振伦 will play 李敏德, a Northern Kingdom general
- Liu Ximing 刘锡明 will play 拓跋焘 Ta Badao, the Northern Kingdom Princess
- Nan Fulong 南伏龙 will play 李敏峰 Li Minfeng, eldest son of the Li family
- Tian Li 田丽 as 蒋柔 Jiang Rou, the wife of the Li Xiaoran from the Li family
- Bai Fan 白凡 as 李萧然 Li Xiaoran
- Wang Yanzhi 王妍之 as Jun Tao, Li Weiyoung’s servant girl
- Mu Len En 穆乐恩 as 白芷 Bai Chi, the other servant girl of Li Weiyoung
- Peng Dou Dou 彭豆豆 as 李常喜 Li Changxi, the fourth daughter of the Li family
- Chen Qian 陈倩 as 拓跋迪 Di Tuoba, a past princess
- Wang Liyuan 王丽媛 as 老祖母, the old “grandma” in the Li family, loves Li Weiyoung
At Press Conference: