The Chronicles of Town Called Jian 茧镇奇缘 is a 40-episode Chinese drama based on the novel Tarot Female Detective written by Zhang Ran Ran (also known as An Di Yao Rao 暗地妖娆). It tells a story that revolves around the mysteries surrounding the Huang Family.
Victoria Song (A Life Time Love) takes the lead as the female protagonist who relies on her investigative skills to uncover secrets of the past that ultimately lead to the truth behind her own identity. Jiang Jin Fu (Legend of Qin), Zhang Zhi Xi (Three Heroes and Five Gallants) and Yang Yang (Martial Universe) complete the cast as the members of the Huang Family.
Set during the Republican era, Huang Tian Ming (Jiang Tong) who is the patriarch of the family welcomes his 60th birthday. His eldest daughter (Zhang Zhi Xi) and her friend Du Chun Xiao (Victoria Song) both return from studying abroad. Master Huang is uncharacteristically interested in Chun Xiao as he not only asks her to stay but also arranges for her to marry his eldest son Huang Mo Ru (Yang Yang). At the same time, she starts getting close with Huang Mu Yun (Jiang Jin Fu), the second son of the family all while unsettling circumstances start occurring.
Release Date: November 6, 2017 Anhui TV January 1, 2018 six episodes at 11am Mango TV (two episodes every Monday to Wednesday)
For synopsis, cast and ratings, see 2018 popular c-dramas.