Legend of YungChing

Legend of YungChing is a television series made by Fee Tang Production Co. Ltd and first aired in 1997. It was created by Zhou Lingkang and written by Ting Shan-hsi. The series covers the years between 1718 and 1755, during the reigns of the Kangxi Emperor, Yongzheng Emperor, and Qianlong Emperor of the Qing Dynasty. The show blends elements of historical drama and wuxia drama.

Legend of YungChing
GenreHistorical drama, Material arts
Created byChou Lingkang
Written byTing Shan-hsi
Directed byJv Jueliang
Chan Hung-lit
StarringAdam Cheng
Jade Leung
Howie Huang
Tiffany Liu
Chan Hung-lit
Mark Cheng
Country of originTaiwan
Original languageMandarin
No. of series1
No. of episodes59 or 60
Production
Executive producerLiu Wenbin
ProducerChou Lingkang
CinematographyWu Jiatai
Hu Zhongwei
Bai Weihui
Shao Jinghui
EditorTing Shan-hsi
Camera setupMultiple-camera
Running time45 mins
Production companyFee Tang Production Co.Ltd
Release
Picture formatPAL
Audio formatStereo
Original releaseSeptember 3, 1997 (1997-09-03)
Chronology
Preceded byLegendary ChienLung (1993)
Followed byBodyguard (1997)

OverviewEdit

The assassination of Kangxi during the magnificent "Hunting Exercise of Autumn" sparks off a bloody struggle for the throne. Kangxi orders his fourth son, Prince Yong (Yinzhen), to investigate. Yinzhen disguises himself as a trader in Jiangnan. He meets a famous scholar's daughter named Lu Sisi and, after overcoming various obstacles together, they fall in love. The show shows how Yinzhen's scheming and plotting allowed him to finally become the Yongzheng Emperor.

CastEdit

Actor Character
Adam Cheng Yongzheng Emperor
Jade Leung Lü Sisi
Howie Huang Yu Zhuizi
Tiffany Liu Yu Huier
Chan Hung-lit Kangxi Emperor
Mark Cheng Yinsi
Zhou Haodong Yinxiang
Huang Yinxun Yinti
Sally Chen Empress Xiaogongren
Shen Mengsheng Yinren
Che Xuan Lv Liuliang
Huang Haibing Nian gengyao
Tie Mengqiu Long Keduo
Chen Yida Li Cai
Zhang Jianli Li Wei

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