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Monday, 25 February 2013

Swordsman 2013

Swordsman 2013 China Drama
Drama: Swordsman 2013
Chinese Title: 笑傲江湖(2013) / Xiao Ao Jiang Hu ( 2013 )
Broadcast Network: Hunan TV
Broadcast Date: February 26, 2013
Genre: Historical, Martial Arts, Wuxia
Language: Mandarin
Episodes: 56
Director: Yu Zheng, Jin Yong
Origin: China
Source: Adapted from the wuxia novel The Smiling, Proud Wanderer by Jin Yong
Watch Episodes On: Youtube

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Synopsis and Plot Summary

The story revolves around Linghu Chong as he makes a name for himself in the martial arts realm.

Linghu Chong (Wallace Huo) is the eldest senior brother of Hua Shan Sect. He has a magnanimous and uninhibited personality that leads him to easily make friends with people from all walks of life. He had mediocre martial arts skills at first, but a chance encounter enables him to master the Dugu Nine Swords Technique. He also obtains a manuscript that holds the secret to the martial arts techniques of various sects which invites the suspicions of his own master (Howie Huang) who banishes him from their school.

Linghu Chong is childhood sweethearts with Yue Ling Shan (Yang Rong), his master's daughter. After saving Lin Ping Zhi (Chen Xiao), a young man seeking revenge for his family who was massacred in one night, Linghu Chong is heartbroken to learn that Yue Ling Shan has fallen for him instead. However, Linghu Chong soon meets Ren Ying Ying (Yuan Shan Shan), the young miss from the Evil Sect and he also crosses paths with Dong Fang Bu Bai (Joe Chen). Through their encounters, he begins to realize that his perception of what's right and wrong is not always so straightforward.

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Fun Facts

  • It premiered February 26, 2013 on Hunan TV.
  • It is produced by Yu Zheng who also writes the screenplay. It is directed by Taiwanese Director Hu Yi Juan and Huang Jun Wen.
  • The drama was controversial for the many changes to the storyline which was supposed to be based on the classic novel written by Jin Yong. One such change is that Dong Fang Bu Bai is a woman instead of a man.

Swordsman 2013 Wallace Huo Wallace Huo as Ling Huchong
Swordsman 2013 Mabel Yuan Shanshan Mabel Yuan Shanshan as Ren Yingying
Swordsman 2013 Yang Rong Yang Rong as Yue Lingshan
Swordsman 2013 Chen Xiao Chen Xiao as Lin Pingzhi
Swordsman 2013 Howie Huang Wenhao Howie Huang Wenhao as Yue Buqun
Swordsman 2013 Joe Chen Joe Chen as Dongfang Bubai

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