The Sword and Brocade is a Chinese drama set during Ming Dynasty. The series revolves around the romance between the concubine’s daughter Shi Yi Niang and General Xu Lingyi. Shi Yi Niang was of low birth status. She was a powerful woman. She hopes to rely on her embroidery skills as a ticket to freedom. However, the once esteemed Luo family is in a state of decline. Shi Yi Niang chooses to marry Yongping Duke and great General Xu Lingyi in the hopes of saving the clan by marriage. Xu’s family made things complicated due to their prejudices towards her.
However, she manages to win over their trust through her sincerity and a positive attitude. Shi Yi Niang attracted Xu Lingyi with her various beautiful qualities. Through Xu Lingyi’s support, Shi Yi Niang opens Xian Ling Pavillion to have her own embroidery workshop. Meanwhile, Xu Lingyi got many setbacks while protecting his homeland. He wanted to improve the livelihood of the people. As they face a crisis that could spell the end for the Xu family, Xu Lingyi and Shi Yi Niang continue to support each other through thick and thin.
“The Sword And The Brocade” Episode 36
Eleven and Wu Niang made their way out of the palace. Wu Niang worried that Er Niang might have an accident but Eleven told Wu Niang that when she was dying, she needs a strong medication hence Wu Niang knew exactly what Eleven Niang needed. The eleven’s mother visited Lin Shixian on the way back to the mansion, and they made small talk. Lin Shixian had discovered about Erniang’s condition, and he also gave the eleven mother an idea. The law was excellent. she has returned to the mansion to discuss it with Xu Lingyi. Xu Lingyi agreed to the law and he allowed the eleven’s mother to test it. As soon as Eleven’s mother heard of the accident she called Jian Lian to hand over the medicine to Er Niang. Brother Jian was playful and kept evading his homework.
After Eleven Niang and Xu Lingyi found out, Eleven Niang made an idea to let the two brothers go to the private school together, so that there was care for the two of them, but Mrs. Eleven’s mother mentioned Cao Zhi and Cao Pi. Xu Lingyi knows about the business dealings between the Wen family and the district family. so he decided to send it. Brother Yu went to study at Jinxi College in Sichuan. Aunt Wen originally wanted to negotiate for Xu Lingyi while he was paying attention to Brother Yu, but when she learned that Xu Lingyi was going to send Brother Yu to Jinxi Academy, she hurriedly came to ask Eleven Mother not to send Brother Yu away.
Cast And Crew
Li Er Yun and Huang Xing, under the banner of Tencent Penguin Pictures, had produced this drama. Wallace Chung is playing the main male character as Xu Ling Yi, whereas Seven Tan whom we have seen acting in the recent drama “Go Ahead” which became quite famous in 2020 is playing the main female character as Luo Shi Yi Niang. Wallace Chung has worked in”My Sunshine”, “Memories Of Love”, and also will be seen in upcoming dramas like “Traveller of the Night and “Healing Love”. Wen De Guang creatively directed this drama with his assistant director Yang Xiao Bo. He also created many famous dramas like Forever Love, Detective, and an upcoming drama named Dr. Tang. This show is based on Zhi Zhi’s novel “The Concubine-born Daughter’s Strategies”. Shao Chang Yong is the art director of this Drama.
Where to Watch
Croton Media and Tencent Penguin Pictures are partnering on the series. Although the series is available in China on Tencent Vidoe’s official streaming website. The series is available for them to watch on Viki’s streaming website. It’s an American video streaming service that specializes in Asian TV dramas and films. This show has got a rating of 8.1 out of 10 and is still making progress.
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