Co-produced by iQiyi and Perfect World Pictures, with Guo Jingyu as the chief producer and scriptwriter, Chinese martial arts drama, Fearless, completed its 195 days of filming in Hengdian. This drama is set in the end of the Qing dynasty, featuring the legendary story of the martial arts master Huo Yuanjia, where he upholds the spirit of Chinese martial arts to resist foreign forces and defend national dignity when faced with internal and external national crisis.
A Showcase of Two Generations of Martial Artistes, Imparting the Chinese Martial Arts Culture
Since the lensing ceremony, photos of the various characters in this drama have surfaced, revealing an extremely righteousness image. Lead actors Vincent Zhao and Ashton Chen not only have outstanding acting skills, they are also household martial artiste names. They respectively play the role of “Huo Yuan Jia” and “Chen Zhen”, well-known Chinese martial arts masters in many films and television dramas. The trailers and drama images released, showcase the fierce and powerful martial arts movements of these two actors, featuring their hardcore and authentic kung fu, making this a drama full of surprises!
Apart from the two male leads, the martial arts skills of the other actors are not to be neglected too. It is a drama with countless kung fu masters, showcasing the Chinese martial arts styles with punches and kicks.
A Sincere Production from the Golden Team
Apart from outstanding acting and martial arts skills of the various actors, the production quality of this drama is beyond words. The varsity of its costumes, props and weapons bypass many similar productions in the past. All cast members take every shot and action seriously with great attitude. With its exquisite costumes, imaging and props, Fearless provides the audience with a sensational martial arts feast.
Backed with a strong production team, Fearless is produced by Li Wei Ying, Guo Jingyu, and their team from Brave Heart and Legend of the Condor Heroes. Fearless is expected to be a continuation and refinement of the high-quality dramas produced in 2019.
Since the preparation of Fearless, its objective has always been to showcase the Chinese traditional martial arts culture. Fearless, a household name and classic, definitely has an uneasy task in passing on and reliving the spirit of Chinese traditional martial arts arts through the new era of martial arts drama.
Interspersed with new interpretations of the present times, “Shangwu spirit” in Chinese martial arts does not mean putting up a fierce fight, but a spirit that will endure oppression and one that dares to resist injustice. While times are changing, there is a need to inject more positive energy into Chinese martial arts. This is the main objective of Fearless. Do look out for this production in early 2020!