WHY WATCH AND GET OBSESSED OVER CHINESE DRAMAS
(Chinese dramas) have become extremely popular in recent years, and who can blame the viewers? C-Dramas are aggressively upping the drama and content game in the vast world of entertainment, so K-Dramas should be on the lookout. It won’t be long before people discover the C-Drama gems that are waiting to be discovered and loved, thanks to the availability of global streaming sites.
But first, let’s go over the reasons why you should watch C-Dramas and why you should love them.
Remarkable production values
When it comes to the production quality of C-Dramas, no stone is left unturned. Because there is such a high demand for premium viewing content in mainland China, production companies go to great lengths to ensure that the set, costumes, and overall quality of the drama are of the highest standard. Consider epic C-Dramas like The Yanxi Palace, Eternal Love, Legend of Fuyao, and others..
The casting choice is one of the things to look forward to in a C-Drama. Some Chinese celebrities have already established a brand equity based on quality. Yang Zi, Yang Mi, Ryan Ding, Deng Lun, Song Wei Long, Lin Yu Shen, Steven Zhang, and others are among the most sought-after actors in C-Dramas. Get to know these actors and be enamoured with their looks and outstanding character portrayals.
The Chinese exude elegance and elaborate costumes and wardrobe, whether in a historical or modern setting. You’ll either be awestruck by the epic costumes’ grandeur or yearn to dress up like the male and female characters in modern, cosmopolitan China.
Endowed women take centerstage
In both contemporary and period C-Dramas, there is no shortage of strong, empowered female characters. Frequently, the plot revolved around these legendary women. Mulan, Yinglou (The Yanxi Palace), Princess Agents, and the Legend of Fuyao are just a few examples. Given that China, like most Asian countries, is a patriarchal society, this is an incredible C-Drama phenomenon.
Solid family values
Its relatability is uncanny. Like the Chinese people, Filipinos place importance on relationship and family values also. C-Dramas often would include and form the significance of family bonds, grandparents, parents, and to extended families even like uncles, aunts, and cousins, in eternal tales and charming stories.
Stories research on honor and heroism
In period ซีรี่ย์จีน, the concept of heroism and honour is particularly strong. These act as the protagonist’s moral compass in completing a lifelong mission or achieving a sense of accomplishment and greatness.
Deep pacing and plot development
Unlike K-Dramas, which usually end after 16 episodes, C-Dramas require more dedication, with shows lasting up to or exceeding 40 episodes. The good news is that, thanks to the expanded episodes, the characters and storyline are much more fleshed out and detailed. You have a better understanding of them. When watching a C-Drama, time flies because of the intense plot developments and just-right pacing, and before you know it, you’ve finished an incredible series.
The vast lands of China ensure a diverse range of content ranging from different periods—from historical to modern; from the city to the countryside; from different regions with different cultural practises and even different tribes and the 13 dynasties that ruled China. When it comes to C-Dramas, the possibilities are endless, and the entertainment industry has been exploring and maximising these diverse sources for interesting, gripping, and dramatic storytelling.