Magazine article Screen International

iQiyi Partners with Chen Kaige for Drama Series the Eight

Magazine article Screen International

iQiyi Partners with Chen Kaige for Drama Series the Eight

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Chen will also executive produce the series set in early Republican China.

Chen Kaige

Chinese streaming platform iQiyi is partnering with leading Chinese filmmaker Chen Kaige on his first foray into online drama, The Eight.

Set in both Paris and China during the early Republican era, the series tells the story of a young Chinese man who is drawn into the criminal underworld while fighting for China’s independence against a variety of hostile forces.

Chen will also serve as executive producer on the series, responsible for the script and involved in every aspect of the production from casting to editing and cinematography. …

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