Filming has finished on the set of The Haunted Heart, a Chinese-language drama starring actor - Bryan Chang, best known for his role in the 2018 box-office hit, More Than Blue. The 30x60’ series will premiere in mid-2019.
The Haunted Heart is produced by Phenomena, which is run by producer and scriptwriter, Xie Li-ju. Turner holds the distribution rights for most of Asia as well as the US, as part of a co-production deal.
Marianne Lee, VP - General Entertainment, Turner Asia Pacific, a WarnerMedia company, said, "When I first read the script, it really stood out; it wasn't at all like the typical idol dramas and rom-coms. It has an unusual amount of depth to it and relatable themes with true heart. The storyline mixes life, death and the supernatural, as well as reality and virtual reality. The decision was made even easier for me by the exceptional production talent and young cast."The series isbacked by a grant from Taiwan’s Ministry of Culture, who named it a flagship television drama production and awarded it first place in its 2012 scriptwriting competition.
Movie summary: Using a special gift, Wei Xiao Ling (Nini Ou-yang) can see and communicate with ghosts. Although this lonely young woman has one foot in the supernatural world, she’s also a top games tester. Shi Dayong (Bryan Chang), the owner of the games company dies suddenly and she use her powers to solve mysteries. She goes between the virtual reality gaming world, the supernatural realm and reality. Along the way, she finds love, friendship and adventure.