River Flows To You (Jul 1 Hunan TV, Youku, iQIYI, Mango TV, Tencent)
A complicated romance between two people who grew up together. Despite the gravity of the source novel, the drama takes a more heartwarming approach. Starring Ma Tianyu and Zheng Shuang.
The Next Top Star (Jul 4 Sohu)
A woman entering showbiz at the age of 30 gains overnight fame, but realizes that surviving the cutthroat competition may prove to be more difficult than she imagined. Starring Sienna Li, Dennis Oh, Xu Kaicheng and Qu Ying.
Spring Flower, Autumn Moon (Jul 5 Youku)
A woman from the future arrives at a fantasy-like universe to experience love for the first time. She goes by the name Chun Hua and falls into a complicated romance with two young men who are opposites like black and white. Starring Li Hongyi and Zhao Lusi.
Go Go Squid! (Jul 9 Dragon TV, Zhejiang TV, iQIYI, Tencent)
A cute romance between an adorable singer who develops a crush on a guy that she is too scared to approach, he is a genius in the field of computer engineering and a legend in the world of professional gaming. Starring Yang Zi and Li Xian.
Please Give Me A Pair of Wings (Jul 9 iQIYI, Tencent Youku)
A story that follows Lin Jiuge, the daughter of the police chief, who is imprisoned for a crime she did not commit. Through the help of young policeman Long Tianyu, she overcomes many obstacles and catches the real culprit. Starring Ju Jingyi and Aaron Yan.
Hotel Del Luna (Jul 13 tvN)
A hotel in the middle of soul holds an unusual clientele. It is run by an ill-tempered CEO and her new GM whom she has scared into helping her. Starring IU and Yeo Jin Goo.
Love and Destiny (Jul 15 iQIYI)
A love story between the God of War and a young maiden whose very existence can bring harm to the world. Starring Chang Chen and Ni Ni.
Novoland: Eagle Flag (July 16 Zhejiang TV, Tencent, Youku)
A coming of age story that follows the young heroes as they embark on a legendary journey in the fictional universe of Novoland. Starring Liu Haoran, Lareina Song and Chen Ruoxuan.
See You Again (Jul 16 Beijing TV, iQIYI, Tencent)
An accident causes the 31-year-old Shi Jian to fall into a coma. In her dream, she returns to her university days, thus starting another story of meeting her future husband Ye Jiacheng. Starring Tiffany Tang, Shawn Dou and Yang Shuo.
Rookie Historian Goo Hae Ryung (Jul 17 MBC)
A story that follows an aspiring palace historian who meets a novelist who happens to be a prince. It takes place at a Joseon era where women have to fight for equality. Starring Shin Se Kyung and Cha Eun Woo.
Retourner Le Monde A Toi (Jul 19 Jiangsu TV, Tencent, Youku, iQIYI)
A couple that once experienced life and death together come face to face in the business world, yet misunderstandings and conspiracies push them into a love-hate relationship. Starring Yang Shuo and Gulnezer Bextiyar.
Another Me (Jul 22 iQIYI)
Two city girls with widely different personalities have been best friends since they were thirteen. Their relationship is tested due to the complications of the heart. Starring Shen Yue and Chen Duling.
The Prince of Tennis (Jul 22 Hunan TV, Tencent, Mango TV)
A story that follows a tennis prodigy and his teammates pushing the boundaries to make personal breakthroughs. Instead of playing for themselves, they gradually come to understand the importance of teamwork and the true meaning of competition. Starring Peng Yuchang.
Love is Deep (Jul 24 Anhui TV, Shenzhen TV, Tencent, Mango TV)
To like someone is to love lightly while to love someone is to like deeply. There is one person in this world and in this lifetime whom you will love deeply. This is a realistic story of healing. Starring Harry Hu and Connie Kang.
Last One Standing (Jul 24 iQIYI)
Two friends who are investigating the past got on a train that leads them to an unoccupied city fraught with danger. Starring Du Chun, Liu Yijun, Xu Lingyue and Dai Xu.
The King’s Avatar (Jul 24 Tencent)
A story revolving around a top-tier gamer adored by fans who falls from glory and overcomes many obstacles to make his return. Starring Yang Yang and Jiang Shuying.
Mr. Fighting (Jul 31 Hunan TV, Tencent, iQIYI, Youku)
A story that about the little people in society who join hands to help an actor regain his fame and find warmth with each other during trying times. Starring Deng Lun and Sandra Ma.
- This list is updated as more dramas are announced.
- We rely on weibo for announcements, so dramas that are not yet officially announced might not be here.
- The dates above are subject to change.
- We do our best to cover newly-airing mainstream Chinese dramas and a few web dramas / Korean dramas that catch our eye. Unfortunately, it is not possible for us to cover everything on air.
- For a more comprehensive list of dramas airing this month, please check out ChineseDrama.Info.