A geeky programmer and an investment analyst join forces on a technology venture in Entrepreneurial Age 创业时代, a 40-episode Chinese drama directed by An Jian.
The story centers around Guo Xin Nian, played by Huang Xuan, a programmer who creates a mobile app that converts text messages into voice recordings. With the help of his loyal friends and angel investors, the app soon becomes popular among users.
Xin Nian might be a genius programmer but he is not well-versed in the ins and outs of the business world. Problems start cropping up due to technical problems in the app as well as ruthless competitors who want a share of the pie.
Enter Na Lan, played by Angelababy. Lan is an investment analyst friend of Xin Nian who helps him overcome obstacles and setbacks in the tech industry. After facing various ups and downs, the two friends turn into lovers. Xin Nian also learns from his mistakes to transform into a true entrepreneur.
Other casts include Zhou Yiwei as Luo Wei, a former employee at IBM; Song Yi as Wen Di, Na Lan’s subordinate and Luo We’s girlfriend; and Wang Xueqi as Jin Zhen Zang, Na Lan’s boss. David Wang Yaoqing plays the role Li Huan Cheng, a character based on real-life Chinese successful businessman, Robin Li, co-founder of Baidu.
Release Date: October 12, 2018 Dragon TV, Zhejiang TV (two episodes daily at 730pm)
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