Vampire series are all the rage recently — so you know it’s only a matter of time before TVB catches on. Indeed, the TV station has just released the promotional stills for a supernatural thriller series involving vampires called ‘Blue Veins’ (殭).
The 30-episode long series boasts a strong cast including Kevin Cheng and singer Kay Tse (謝安琪). Other artistes in the show include Grace Chan (陳凱琳), Wong You Nam (黃又南), Eddie Kwan (關禮傑), Joel Chan (陳山聰), Luk Wing (陸永), Winki Lai (賴慰玲) and Anjaylia Chan (陳嘉寶). Trailer here.
Blue Veins is one of the much talked-about TVB drama due to the genre as well as news of the strange happenings that took place during its filming. Read about them here.
Can’t wait to catch it? We feel the same way too! Here are 5 reasons you will get sucked in:
1. The cast
Blue veins boasts a refreshing cast including Kay Tse, Grace Chan, Wong You Nam and cutie Anjaylia Chan. This is Kay Tse’s debut drama.
2. The location
A substantial part of Blue Veins is shot in the Amsterdam, Netherlands. Expect to see some beautiful backdrops such as windmills and old castles.
3. The action
TVB’s Blue Veins is not your regular vampire show; There are loads of fight scenes so it’s jam packed with action.
4. The romance
Amidst all the action and drama, the producers of the show have not forgotten to mix in some eye candy. Some anticipated ones include the scene where Grace Chan bares her back as well as kiss scenes between heartthrob Kevin Cheng and Kay Tse. Let’s see if the duo has the chemistry it takes to sizzle on screen.
5. The vampires
Tune in to a vampire-fest featuring a multi-faceted look at vampires — including a sexy western vampire played by Jeannie Chan and a kind-hearted one, played by Kay Tse, who would rather starve to death than feed on human blood.
For more news on Blue Veins, read our feature on Kay Tse will consider starring in Blue Veins Sequel.