Magazine article Screen International

Tencent Boards Fox Networks Group Asia Miniseries 'The Trading Floor'

Magazine article Screen International

Tencent Boards Fox Networks Group Asia Miniseries 'The Trading Floor'

Article excerpt

Tencent Penguin Pictures has boarded Chinese-language mini-series The Trading Floor, which is being produced by Fox Networks Group Asia and Andy Lau's Focus Television.

The five-part series, which starts shooting this week, is written and directed by KK Wong, whose credits include hit Hong Kong TV series The Election. The story follows a team of financial mercenaries in their attempts to conquer the financial market.

Hong Kong actor Francis Ng, Taiwan's Joseph Chang and Chinese actress Yu Nan head that cast of the series, which also stars Poon Chang Leung, Jacky Cai, Carlos Chan and Jiang Qilin. Patrick Tam makes a special appearance.

Scheduled for release in autumn 2017, The Trading Floor will be broadcast on Fox channel SCM and also made available to viewers in mainland China on Tencent Video on a day-and-date basis.

Andy Lau said: "With its innovation in storytelling and multi-dimensional characters, we truly believe The Trading Floor will have great appeal to global drama viewers. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.