Love Or Bread


Wo De Yi Wan Mian Bao / 我的亿万面包


Cast:

  • Joe Cheng (Frank/Cai Jin Lai)
  • Ariel Lin (Zhan Shan Mei)
  • Bryant Chang (Jin En Hao)
  • Zhang Yu Cheng (Huang Ling Long)

Year: 2008

Episodes: 12 (70 min)

Ratings: 1.68

Opening: A Million Carats of Happiness”  亿万克拉的幸福 by Bryant Chang

Ending: “The Taste of Bread” 面包的滋味 by Ariel Lin

Story/Synopsis:

Frank is a guy who lives his life in a façade, letting the world believe he’s a wealthy young gentlemen. When in fact he’s a lazy, procrastinating in debt pauper. While Shan Mei is a poor young woman, but kind, filial and very hard-working bread-winner of her family. They encounter each other when both are in need of housing, they end up sharing a broke-down old house together. Their characters totally opposite of each other, so they ultimately butt heads with each other, but share in common the need of money and a new destiny.

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Down With Love


Jiu Xiang Lai Zhe Ni / 就想赖着你

Cast:

  • Ella Chen as Yang Guo
  • Jerry Yan as Xiang Yu Ping
  • Michael Zhang as Qi Ke Zhong
  • Kelly Huang as Yang Duo
  • Xiao Xiao Bin as Xiang Yu Ting
  • Ji Xin Ling as Xiang Yu Fei

Year: 2010

Episodes: 16 (75 min) [unconfirmed] / 28 (45 minutes) [Confirmed]

Ratings: [still airing]

Opening: “Just Want to Depend on You” 就想赖着你 by Jerry Yan

Ending: “Just To Love You” 爱上你 by S.H.E

Insert Song: Gift (礼物 li wu) and Praising You (崇拜你 Chong bai ni) by Jade Liu

Story/Synopsis:

Xiang Yu Ping, an expert divorce and inheritance lawyer, is seen by others as cold, selfish, and ruthless. After Yu Ping’s older brother dies in a car accident, he has little choice but to take in his brother’s two orphaned children, Fei and Ting. Every nanny he hires is either scared off by the mischievous children, or ends up falling in love with him. Fed up, Yu Ping asks his secretary, Yang Duo, to find a nanny that meets his requirements. Having lost all their wealth when their mother passed away and being abandoned by their father after racking up heavy debts; Yang Duo can not ignore the fact that she needs the money and recommends her younger sister Yang Guo for the job; assuring Yu Ping that her tomboyish sister will not fall in love with him by lying that she does not like men at all.

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Mars


Zhan Shen 战神

Cast:

  • Vic Zhou (Chen Ling & Chen Sheng)
  • Barbie Xu (Han Qi Luo)
  • Megan Lai (Qing Mei)
  • Xiu Jie Kai (Da Ye)

Year: 2004

Episodes: 21 (45 min)

Opening: “Zero” 零 by Alan Kuo

Ending: “Let Me Love You” 让我爱你 by Vic Zhou & Barbie Xu

Story/Synopsis:

Han Qi Luo, an extremely shy art student, went to the same college as Chen Ling, a popular playboy. By chance one day they met at a park when Ling asked Qi Luo for direction to a hospital to visit his friend who was injured in a bike racing incident. Hurriedly Qi Luo drew him a map, unknowing that she was drawing on the back of one of her sketches. She ran off before he could thank her. He then noticed the sketch of a mother holding a baby and was touched. In school Qi Luo was sexually harassed by a teacher and Ling came to her rescue. They began to grow fond of each other but each of them had a secret past that needed to be addressed and overcome before they could accept and love one another freely.

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Reaching for the Stars


Zhen Ming Tian Nu 真命天女

Cast:

  • Selina Ren (Zhou Xin Lei)
  • Hebe Tian (Shen Xiao Rou)
  • Ella Chen (Ren Jie)

Year: 2005-2006

Episodes: 22 (50 min)

Opening: “Starlit” 星光 by S.H.E

Ending: “Di Yi Ci Yong You” 第一次拥有 by Kaira Gong

Story/Synopsis:

Ren Jie, Zhou Xinlei, and Shen Xiaorou are three girls who were born on the same day but led vastly different lives. On their 22nd birthday, fate brought them together.

In an upscale restaurant, Zhou Jianlong, the chairman of Zhou Group, celebrated the 22nd birthday of his step-daughter, Xinlei. Nothing ever worried Xinlei, because no matter what happened, her step-father would be there to take care of it. However, over the course of the dinner, her stepfather suffered a heart attack and died.

Little did anyone know that Zhou secretly left a will; while the mansion and $50,000,000 would be given to his wife and step-daughter, all of his company stocks would belong to his missing birth daughter. Upon hearing this, the ambitious executive vice chairman, along with his right-hand man, hired Ren Jie to assume the role of the missing daughter. Using Ren Jie, he could control the entire company.

Meanwhile, policewoman Shen Xiaorou was upset because the pervert she caught was released on bail. She went out to search for him and beat the crap out of him. Her actions caused her to be reprimanded by her superior. In a fit of rage, she quit her job. Afterwards, she went to Zhou Group to apply as a security guard, and eventually ended up being Ren Jie’s bodyguard.

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Smiling Pasta


Wei Xiao Pasta 微笑 Pasta

Cast:

  • Cyndi Wang (Cheng Xiao Shi)
  • Nicholas Teo (He Qun)
  • Joyce Zhao (Rita)
  • Gino (He Rui Zhe)

Year: 2006

Episodes: 17 (70 min)

Opening: “Rainbow’s Smile” 彩虹的微笑 by Cyndi Wang

Ending: “Polar Star Tears” 北极星的眼泪 by Nicholas Teo

Story/Synopsis:

Xiao Shi is a girl who has gone through many short relationships, 17 to be exact, not one lasting more than 3 months hence, she was cursed with a three-month curse. After being dumped by her 17th boyfriend, the world looks grimmer than ever. At that time, a famous idol, He Qun runs past, bumps into Xiao Shi, and they end up “kissing” on the street. Paparazzi swarmed by and to avoid a bad reputation, He Qun’s manager declared Xiao Shi as He Qun’s girlfriend of one year and fiancée. Thus, a love contract was made. This story is about how the couple learns to like each other after having disagreements in the beginning, as well as fighting the injustices the media throw at them. Will Xiao Shi finally break her 3 months curse?

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Mysterious Incredible Terminator


Pi Li MIT / 霹雳 MIT

Cast:

  • Aaron Yan (Zhan Shi De aka 007)
  • Gui Gui (Li Xiao Xing aka Tian Mo Xing)
  • Lu Ting Wei (Qiao Fu Hao aka 187)
  • Alien Huang (Huang Hui Hong aka 747)
  • Christine Fan (Tao Mei Ren)
  • Zhang Shan Jie (Lu Ke Ying)

Year: 2008-2009

Episodes: 16 (70 min)

Opening: “Artery” 动脉 by Fahrenheit

Ending: “Red-Blooded Spirit” 热血精神 by Christine Fan

Story/Synopsis:

The legend of a team called MIT secretly protecting Sheng Ying School was never public acknowledged but nonetheless spread wildly among the student body. For some reason, the team had disappeared and evil began to rack havoc in the school. The last remaining member of MIT, Teacher Cherry, decided to recruit the badest of all bad students, 007, 187, 747 and Tian Mo Xing, to form a new generation of MIT who would solve the crimes and restore the school back to its former glory.

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Knock Knock Loving You


敲敲愛上你 / Qiao Qiao Ai Shang Ni / Quietly Falling  in Love with You

Cast:

  • Dylan Kuo (Cheng Xue Ge)
  • Maggie Wu (Yao Zi Wang)
  • Ming Dao (Zhao Guan Xi)
  • Coco Jiang (Zhao Guan Li)

Year: 2009

Episodes: 13 (60 minutes)

Opening: “Ni Fei Ba” by Chang Yun Jing

Ending: “Hei Qun Zi” by Chang Yun Jing

Story/Synopsis:

Cheng Xue Ge has lived a perfect life and has never known the dark sight of the world until his father’s company goes bankrupt. In order to save and restore the company, he has to learn from his rival, Yao Zi Wang. She’s a shrewd but very successful businesswoman. While working together, Xue Ge slowly finds out that her cold and ruthless nature is to protect her battered heart. However, before he could sort out his feelings for her, another successful businessman Zhao Guang Xi already had his eyes on her for her talents and proposes to her.

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