Today (5/8/2022) is a special day for Wang Yibo. This is because the Chinese actor who was born on August 5, 1997, has finally turned 25 years old. Wang Yibo started his career in the entertainment industry after he debuted as a member boy group South Korea UNIQ. The soloist WOODZ or Cho Seungyoun is also from this group.
Unfortunately, being a member of the UNIQ group did not have a significant impact on Wang Yibo’s career development. He finally decided to enter the world of acting. In 2016, he officially debuted as an actor after starring in the film MBA Partners and A Chinese Odyssey Part Three as a supporting actor.
Wang Yibo’s hard work paid off. In 2019, his popularity skyrocketed through drama The Untamed. As an actor who is currently on the rise, Wang Yibo has certainly starred in several hit dramas recommended to watch.
The following will present 4 recommendations for Wang Yibo’s Chinese drama.
1. Gank Your Heart
Gank Your Heart officially released in 2019 with 35 episodes. This drama tells the story of a sweet love journey between Ji Xiangkong (Wang Yibo), a professional E-sports player, and Qiu Ying (Wang Zixuan), a girl who is just starting her career as an E-sports commentator.
2. The Untamed
Next, there is drama The Untamed who managed to boost Wang Yibo’s popularity in 2019. In this drama, he works closely with Xiao Zhan. By carrying the xianxia and wuxia genres, The Untamed comes with 50 episodes containing the story of two talented disciples from a respected clan, namely Wei Wuxian (Xiao Zhan) and Lan Wangji (Wang Yibo).
3. Legend of Fei
Legend of Fei which was released in 2020 tells the story of Zhou Fei (Zhao Liying), a grandson of a national hero who is forced to become a bandit. He then forms a relationship with a martial arts expert named Xie Yun (Wang Yibo) who once saved him from drowning. This drama is packaged in 51 episodes.
Lastly, there are Luoyang which airs at the end of 2021. The drama that aired with 39 episodes starred Huang Xuan, Wang Yibo, Victoria Song, and Song Yi. Broadly speaking, the plot focuses on two characters, namely Gao Bingzhu, a well-known deputy marshal who is trying to clear his name after being accused of a crime, and Baili Hongyi who is investigating the truth behind his father’s death.
Those were 4 recommendations for Wang Yibo’s Chinese drama. Interested to watch?