Reality-based Chinese TV drama on COVID-19 tops charts

Source: Xinhua| 2020-10-17 11:03:58|Editor: huaxia

BEIJING, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) -- A TV drama based on real-life stories from China's battle against the COVID-19 epidemic is currently the most popular Chinese-language TV series on review platform Douban.

Released on Sept. 29, the show "Zai Yi Qi" topped Douban's weekly popularity ranking for Chinese-language TV series for a second consecutive week, according to the latest ranking results.

The drama comprises 10 stories and portrays the contribution made by ordinary Chinese people from various walks of life, including health professionals, delivery men, volunteers and workers, in the battle against the novel coronavirus.

With a star-studded cast, it currently boasts a rating of 8.7 points out of 10 on Douban based on about 60,000 reviews. Enditem