iQIYI, a Chinese online video platform based in Beijing, has a lot more in store for you in 2021! You may access iQIYI, one of the largest online video sites in the world, on both websites and mobile apps.
Here are 6 Chinese dramas that you must watch this coming 2021:
1) We are Young 我们正年轻
This military comedy revolves around the life of new soldiers who often get their names mixed up during roll call due to similar-sounding names. Viewers can follow the soldiers as they go from bickering friends to eventually getting married.
Genre: Military, Friendship, Comedy, Romance, Life
Number of episodes: 42
Cast: Regina Wan, Qin Hao, Jean Li
2) Ace Troops 王牌部队
This drama is about two friends who meet again after their training to reform the training methods because of falsification. They form a group with the goal to be the strongest military team. On this show, they go from being good friends to rivals to falling in love with the same girl.
Genre: Action, Military, War
Number of episodes: 40
Cast: Johnny Huang, Sean Xiao, Elaine Zhong
3) Dear Uniform 亲爱的戎装
Based on the novel, Round Fingers Under Military Uniforms by This Ant, this story follows a warm and gentle surgeon and a cold military officer. A skilled surgeon, with a painful past, faces life and death situations, and he eventually meets a female officer. Will love pierce his closed-off heart?
Genre: Military, Romance, Drama
Number of episodes: 45
Cast: Johnny Huang, Li Qin, Nie Zi Hao, Yang Tong Shu
4) China Special Forces 特战荣耀
At the center of this story is a young man who excels at everything but remains a loner. Another comrade, who is from a family of soldiers, delivers exceptional results but fails to win over his superiors. He then tries to join a special forces team. This is adapted from the military novel, Special Species of Chinese Special Forces by Fen Wu Yao Ji.
Genre: Action, Military, Family
Number of episodes: 58
Cast: Yang Yang, Li Yi Tong, Jiang Lu Xia, Meng A Sai
5) Light on Series: Who is Murderer 谁是凶手
Viewers looking for a mystery can give this drama a try. It chronicles a murder case in Haizhou during 2001. Due to a lack of clues, the case was closed, but the son of the deceased accidentally witnessed the murder in the attic and survived.
Genre: Suspense, Mystery, Crime, Investigation
Number of episodes: 24
Cast: Zanilia Zhao, Xiao Yang, Dong ZI Jian
6) Unfamiliar Lover 陌生的恋人
After surviving an avalanche, a young violinist loses her memory. Facing her mysterious fiancée and their upcoming wedding, she finds herself in the middle of a web of secrets.
Genre: Suspense, Thriller, Romance, Drama
Number of episodes: 40
Cast: Victoria Song, Oho Ou, Ryan Zhang
If you can’t get enough, check out the historical dramas in iQIYI’s 2021 lineup here.