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TVB Sales Presentation 2008 booklet

TVB sales presentation 2008 features 22 series, and will be aired on November 19th, 2007. Note that not all series will be filmed, or the cast might be changed upon filming.

*Added TVB Magazine Issue 542

Booklet scans credit to wargods from KuangaiTVB BBS. TVB mag scans credit to respective fansite.

Blue = Filmed / In filming progress
Red = Confirmed to be filmed (Added: Cast not fully confirmed)
(In random order. Click on thumbnail for full size image)


Hu Xue Yan's Lady Chef (胡雪岩的廚娘)
Cast: Bobby Au, Charmaine Sheh, Joyce Tang, Wayne Lai, Kwok Fung.

Using the complex society in Qing dynasty as the background, the story narrates the life of big merchant Hu Xue Yan (Bobby Au) and Lady Chef; Lady Bun (Charmaine Sheh) and how they use their intelligence to maneuver their way between government officials and foreign delegates. Luxurious foods that compliment the eyes, fragrance and taste will be incorporated into the series.

Surviving through calamities such as the Taiping Rebellion and Eight-Power Allied Forces, the late Qing era was thrown into chaos. Hu Xue Yan's business was constantly at stake in this tumultuous period, therefore he is calculative be it in business or personal relationship. By chance, he gave shelter to the straight and simple Lady Bun who is extremely talented in cooking. Their personalities are extreme opposite, causing a lot of misunderstanding. After some time, they gradually break down the barrier between them and feelings started to grow. At this time, Bun family enemy in the government appeared. Entangled between danger and personal sentiments, this will be the hardest decision Hu Xue Yan has to make in his life.


Big White Guard (大冬瓜)
Cast: Sunny Chan, Louisa So, Rain Lau, Nancy Wu, Jack Wu, Natalie Wong, Mimi Lo, Dexter Yeung.


Lee Hak Yung and the Thirteen Protectors (李克用與十三太保)
Cast: Ron Ng, Michael Tse, Ngok Wah, Savio Tsang, Joel Chan, Stephen Huynh.

Using the legendary folktale "Thirteen Protectors" as the background, this story narrates the tale of Lee Hak Yung and his relationship with his adopted sons "Thirteen Protectors". Each of them is talented in literature, martial arts and unique strong points. Their imposing manner is incomparable. As their military exploit increase, benefits started to roll in. The sons started to feel suspectful and jealous each other and harbors secret desires of their own. Among them only Lee Quin Hao doesn't care about personal gains, remaining truthful and sincere. However this has brought him slander, accusations and unspoken danger...

Lee Hak Yung sincerely thought that by being fair and treating everyone impartially, people will remain faithful. He did not realize that human nature is unpredictable, that even flesh and blood bond could not stop the lust of greed.



The Gentle Crackdown 2 (秀才愛上兵)
Cast: Steven Ma, Yumiko Cheng, Ha Yu, Law Koon Lan, Wayne Lai, Savio Tsang, Evergreen Mak, Johnson Lee, Lee Shing Cheung.

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Suspicious Love (疑情別戀)
Cast: Anita Yuen, Michael Miu, Christine Ng, Tracy Ip, Power Chan, Ellesmere Choi.

Family, friends and spouse... All relationships are built on trust. Should one day you discovered the closest person to you have betrayed you, how would you handle it? Taking from the female perspective, this series shows their strength and resiliency, bringing out unique toughness amidst gentle exterior.

The female lead was a blissful housewife, leading a happy life. However one day her husband was discovered to be killed in an accident along with a woman whom he is having affair with. Losing her main support and experiencing ridicule from other people, the housewife fell into a low despair. Luckily, she met the male lead. Under his support and encouragement, she rebuilt her life and take responsibility of her family. At this time the female lead found out that their meeting is not a coincidence. The male lead is actually the spouse of the mistress, and the most unexpected thing is that their death is nothing as simple as it appears...


Hidden Master(幕後大老爺)
Cast: Kenneth Ma, Kate Tsui, Leila Tong, Matthew Ko, Lee Kwok Lun, Ben Wong, Gordon Liu, Wong Ching.


Golden Destiny (金石良緣)
Cast: Steven Ma, Linda Chung, Kent Cheng, Fala Chan, Raymond Cho, Angelina Lo, Kwok Fung, Stephen Wong, Mary Hon, Helen Ma.


Family Link 2 (師奶股神)
Cast: Dominic Lam, Michael Tse, Kiki Sheung, Margie Tsang, Ellesmere Choi, Rain Lau.


The 4 Young Constables (少年四大名捕)
Cast: Raymond Lam, Kenneth Ma, Ron Ng, Sammul Chan, Dominic Lam, Kate Tsui, Crystal Tin, Selena Li, Cilla Kung, Vivi Lee.

Bold and heroic, this series will become a wuxia classic on Jade channel. Using the political decline of Northern Song dynasty as the background, this is the story of the Four Great Constable upholding justice while punishing the wicked. With the addition of impressive fighting choreography, it will be an exciting visual experience for audiences.

Toward the end of Northern Song dynasty, the outlaws are amok and citizens lived in a difficult state. Master Chu Kot (Dominic Lam) who was assigned to the justice department hopes to re-establish the law and order in the country. However, evil minister Choi Ging (Lau Kong) is in power and repressed Master Chu Kot for many years, unable to carry out his ideals. Afterward Master Chu Kot solved a serial killing case and manage to impress Emperor Qinzong who consent him in taking charge of the justice department. Under Master Chu Kot diligent effort, the justice department gathered a lot of talents. Among them Lang Huet (Ron Ng as Cold Blooded), Tit Sau (Kenneth Ma as Iron Hand), Zhui Ming (Sammul Chan as Life Snatcher) and Mou Qing (Raymond Lam as Emotionless Cripple) combined as the Four Great Constable. They are strict and impartial, seeking justice on behalf of the citizens and even discovered the secret plot of evil minister Choi Ging planning to usurp the throne! The huge responsibility of the country now falls on The Four Great Constable.


Jewel's Splendour (珠光寶氣)
Cast: Bowie Lam, Moses Chan, Ada Choi, Gigi Lai, Maggie Shiu, Bosco Wong, Linda Chung, Wong Hei, Eddie Kwan, Kenny Wong, David Chiang, Ngok Wah, Lee Si Kei, Lau Dan, Chan Hung Lit, Helen Ma, Rebecca Chan.


Heart of Greed 2 (溏心風暴之家好月圓)
Cast: Lee Si Kei, Suzanna Kwan, Michelle Yim, Ha Yu, Moses Chan, Raymond Lam, Bosco Wong, Linda Chung, Tavia Yeung, Lai Lok Yi, Fala Chan, Louis Yuen.


Burning Flame 3 (烈火雄心III)
Cast: Wong Hei, Steven Ma, Bosco Wong, David Chiang, Sunny Chan, Astrid Chan, Anne Heung, Ng Wai Kwok, Eddie Kwan, Patrick Tang, Matthew Ko, Evergreen Mak, Timmy Hung, Charles Szeto, Lam King Kong, Rocky Cheng.


When Dogs Fall in Love With Cats (當狗愛上貓)
Cast: Gallen Lo, Myolie Wu, Lui Fong, Bernice Liu, Margie Tsang, Raymond Wong, Kwok Fung, Benz Hui, Mannor Chan, Au Wai.


Salt Traders (勝雪鹽棧)
It will be a tragic costume series revolving around salt trade.
Cast: Steven Ma, Tavia Yeung, Joey Leung, Raymond Wong, Joel Chan, Cheung Chi Kwong, Fiona Yuen, Kwok Fung, Felix Lok, Kara Hui, Lee Kok Lun.


Forensic Heroes 2 (法證先鋒II )
Cast: Bobby Au, Frankie Lam, Kevin Cheng, Charmaine Sheh, Yoyo Mung, Linda Chung, Raymond Cho, Florence Kwok, Shirley Yeung, Lai Lok Yi, Matthew Ko, Astrid Chan.

After the success of the 1st series, the sequel continues with the combination of forensic expert, coroner and elite police force to form an [Anti-Crime Iron Triangle]. Expect a more enthralling plot development enhanced with rich visual effects. Investigating crime and catching the culprit, maintaining peace in society.

The calm and quick witted Senior Forensic Examiner Tim Sir (Bobby Au) teams up with medical coroner cum crime novelist extraordinaire Dr Koo (Frankie Lam), Narcotics Bureau Senior Inspector Belle (Charmaine Sheh), Bomb Disposal Officer Yi Shing (Kevin Cheng), Criminal Psychology expert Siu Yau (Yoyo Mong) and a team of elite police force by using the most advanced forensic technology, logical analysis and expert knowledge to solve the most puzzling cases. Striving to maintain law and order of civilized society, they fight against intelligent criminals till the very end. Using their spirit of professionalism, they will achieve the idealism of "Justice through Science".

(Whew... finally translated FH2 synopsis. So many technical jargons, so pardon me if there is any unintentional mistake).


Sweet Talk (甜言蜜語)
Cast: Kate Tsui, Kenneth Ma, Anne Heung, Kingdom Yuen, Ben Wong, Lai Lok Yi, Elaine Yiu, Lau Dan, Yu Yeung, Lau Kong, Mimi Lo, Cheung Yik, Stephen Huynh.


Survivor's Law 2 (律政新人王II)
Cast: Kenneth Ma, Sammul Chan, Ella Koon, Selena Li, Waise Lee, Rebecca Chan, Power Chan.


Silver Mansion Golden Dust(銀樓金粉)
Cast: Paul Chun, Ng Wi Kwok, Christine Ng, Patrick Tang, Shirley Yeung, Rebecca Chan, Nancy Wu, Winnie Yeung, Poon Fong Fong, Matt Yeung.

The complex traditions and feudal mindset have tightly shackled the minds of the older Chinese generation. The conservative mindset distorted the human nature, and at the same time writing off their conscience in the name of traditions. The tragic story of that era came alive before our eyes through this series.

Sheung Kun is the head of an ancestor inherited gold business. He has four wives, a son and a daughter. His father, Old Master is still present. It was Old Master 80th birthday therefore Sheung Kun gathered all members of the family to prepare for a lavish birthday banquet, including his half younger brother who had left the village for many years. Unexpectedly, a happy occasion turned into a sad one as Old Master suddenly passed away. Hence forth, a lot of shocking secrets and struggles are uncovered within this feudal family.

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Catch Me Now (盜亦有道)
Cast: Damien Lau, Idy Chan, Louisa So, Joe Ma, Fala Chan, Sharon Chan, Johnson Lee, Evergreen Mak, Sherming Yiu, Lee Kwok Lun, Law Lok Lam, Au Wai, Lo Meng.


Di Ren Jie (狄仁傑)
Cast: Kent Cheng, Bernice Liu, Sunny Chan, Sonija Kwok, Leila Tong, Liu Kai Chi, Rebecca Chan, Evergreen Mak, Matthew Ko, Stephen Wong, Lau Kong.


Taichi Master (太極)
Cast: Vincent Zhao, Melissa Ng, Raymond Lam, Myolie Wu, Kenneth Ma, Selena Li, Lau Siu Ming, Derek Kwok, Power Chan, Lau Kong, Paul Chun.


Last One Standing (與敵同行)
Cast: Roger Kwok, Kevin Cheng, Yoyo Mung, Kiki Sheung, Lui Shan, Wong Chun, Elaine Yiu, Lai Xuen, Ellesmere Choi, Evergreen Mak, Macy Chan, Fiona Yuen.

Image Hosted by ImageShack.us Finally done with the cast translation. Let me (and my wrist) have a breather before translating the series synopsis. I'll translate the synopsis when I have fully compiled the TVB Mag version, since the content is the same but with more images.

If reposted, kindly give due credit.

p.s. Meanwhile, check out the interview clip below.


Clip credit to Bebe www.shehsheh.com.

Charmaine says that she have already picked a dress for anniversary award ceremony but not yet for anniversary celebration as she's been busy filming FH2. I like her silver dress above, so chic yet elegant.



3 comments:

firstlove said...

i wish that tvb will be considering to make a second installment of 少年四大名捕 2 . a lot of my friends say that this is a great movie but the ending none of my friends and i likes it. but if the ending the the Four ended up successfully in their romance life this movie will be great . if there a second i wish that kate will end up with raymond

gadet said...

i wish that tvb will be making the 少年四大名捕 for part 2. many of my friends cry and they are not satisfield with the ending. i hope that tvb will be making a second part for this movie. if there is a second part i agree with firstlove that kate and raymond should end up together.

firstlove said...

today i went out with my friends and we were talking about the four constables. many of us doesn’t like the ending we wish that tvb will be considering making the second part because this movie we feel that it is very interesting especially when the four of them solve the case together. we also discuss that if there is a second part we hope that kate will end up with raymond hapily ever after
we feel that kate is suitable to be with raymond

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