Chinese dramas and movies have always been popular and a go-to for many, but in the recent years, its fame only seems to be increasing! With Covid having everyone at home with nothing to do, Chinese dramas have kept the people hooked with their fascinating storyline and unreal visuals.
With its first episode premiering on 15 February, 2023, The Journey of Chong Zi is a Chinese drama which quite possibly be the all in one package! With elements of fantasy, action and romance stringing the show together, this drama has been a crowd favorite since its initial release.
Based on the novel written by Shu Ke titled ‘Chong Zi’, The Journey of Chong Zi is one you would not want to miss out on!
After the demon king Ni Lun was destroyed and left for ruin, the demon clan fled into the mortal realm. Despite being the daughter of the highest demon Ni Lun, Chong Zi is a good and pure person.
She is determined to flourish in Nanhua after being rescued by the immortal Chu Bu Fu but is turned away because it has been predicted that she will eventually transform into a demon like her father.
To everyone’s surprise, the aged Luo Yin Fan had accepted Chong Zi as his sole disciple. Chong Zi is completely dependent on Luo Yin Fan and would give anything to be by his side being a veteran in his art. Luo Yin Fan makes a commitment to defend her in return for her faith.
However, soon after, Luo Yin Fan is found powerless to intervene when an evil scheme imprisons Chong Zi, and she is ultimately killed for the good of peace. By this time, both Yin Fan and Chong Zi had developed strong feelings for one another. After her death, Yin Fan patiently waited for his lover to come back.
Chong Zi returns to Nanhua once more in her second life. She is immediately recognized by Luo Yin Fan. He continues their relationship as master and disciple by sealing the wicked miasma inside of her and keeping her nearby so as to protect her from outside harm.
The wheel of fate, however, is unavoidable. Once more, Chong Zi is the target of a barrage of arrows. This time, she embraces her evil nature in a fit of wrath and crosses the line.
The star-crossed lovers are the victims of a cruel prank staged by fate; one is the venerable master who bears the weight of the world on his shoulders, while the other has the demon clan’s blood coursing through her veins.
Cast of The Journey of Chong Zi
Playing the role of Luo Yin Fan, Jeremy is a well known actor in China and among the frequent Chinese drama enjoyers as he’s starred in multiple successful dramas throughout his career. Some of his noteable works include Waking Up Love (2011), The Legend of Dugu (2018) and Legend of Phoenix (2019).
Yang Chao Yue
Yang Chao Yue is a Chinese actress and singer who used to be part of a girl group called Rocket Girls 101 which disbanded in 2020. Playing Chong Zi’s character, Chao Yue began her acting career in 2018. Despite her difficult background growing up with divorced parents which led her to fend for herself very early on, Chao Yue shows great skills in the acting field through The Journey of Chong Zi.
Release Date of The Journey of Chong Zi Episode 34
Episode 34 of The Journey of Chong Zi will be releasing this coming Friday on 10th March, 2023 at 5:00 am (EST). The release date and time of the drama in different regions is provided below for easier tracking-
- 10th March, 2023 at 6:00 pm (CST)
- 10th March, 2023 at 7:00 pm (KST)
- 10th March, 2023 at 3:30 pm (IST)
- 10th March, 2023 at 6:00 pm (MYT)
- 10th March, 2023 at 5:00 pm (Bangkok, Thailand)
- 10th March, 2023 at 7:00 pm (JST)
- 10th March, 2023 at 6:00 pm (PHT)
- 10th March, 2023 at 5:00 pm (Bekasi, Indonesia)
Where to Watch The Journey of Chong Zi Episode 34
All episodes of The Journey of Chong Zi, including Episode 34, will be available for Chinese citizens to view on the original network channel Tencent Video with new episodes airing every day of the week. Moreover, the drama will be accessible in some areas on WeTV, Rakuten Viki, and MGTV. Consider using a safe and legal VPN in case the show is unavailable or appears invalid in your zone.