Date: November 13, 2013
Temporary Chinese title: 《牛頭愛搭馬嘴》
Pinyin title: Ngau Tau Oi Daap Ma Jui
Temporary English title: "Ox Head Loves to Match with Horse Mouth"
Producer: Nelson Cheung
Attending Cast: Johnson Lee, Joey Meng, Oscar Leung, Rebecca Zhu, Harriet Yeung, Law Lok Lam, Mimi Chu, Mak Ling Ling, Helena Law, Ha Ping, William Chak, Fred Cheng, Sisley Choi, Otto Chan, Kong Wing Fai, Kirby Lam, Kong Fu Keung, Mak Ka Lun, Chan Wing Chun, Momo Wu, Aaryn Cheung, Kitterick Yiu, Rosanne Lui, Ricky Fan, and Aurora Li.
Place: Tseung Kwan O TVB City Studio One
- 20-episode investigative comedy.
- Johnson Lee will play 'Sit Down Sir', a snarky and unlikable Sergeant who uses unusual methods (i.e., feng shui) to solve cases. He is Joey Meng's subordinate.
- Joey will play Che Kwai Fei (車季菲), an Inspector of Police who specializes in criminal psychology. Initially, she and Johnson have disagreements at work, but later, because of investigating cases, they gradually develop feelings for each other.
- Oscar Leung will have a complicated romantic storyline with Rebecca Zhu.
- Rebecca will play Tit Neung Chi (鐵娘芷), a police constable. She is Joey's subordinate. She is also a boxing coach.
- Harriet Yeung will play May May, Mak Ling Ling's assistant. She has a crush on Oscar. She is Joey's younger sister.
- Mak Ling Ling will guest-star as the boss of a small magazine company. She and Harriet frequently do news interviews together, so she has scenes with Johnson and Joey; however, she frequently bullies Harriet. She gets misunderstood as being related to a case where Mimi Chu goes missing.
- Mimi will play Law Lok Lam's wife. She and and Mak Ling Ling will fight for Law Lok Lam.
- Fred Cheng will play Che Kwai Kwan, a photographer who thinks that he is very handsome. He is Joey's younger brother.
- Sisley Choi will play a playful university student. She has a crush on Oscar. She will have a romantic storyline with Fred.
- Otto Chan will play Hon Sing (韓星), a police constable.
- Kirby Lam will play Ho Yi (可宜), a police constable.
- Momo Wu will play Heung Chiu (香俏), a reporter.
- Aaryn Cheung will play a rather effeminate reporter.
- Ricky Fan will play Chu Yun Fai (朱潤輝).
- KK Cheung will play a boxing club master. He is Rebecca's father.
- William Wu will play an abnormal killer.
- Alan Wan killed Penny Chan's girlfriend. Afterward, Penny takes some medication and becomes zombie-like, and Alan ends up being bitten to death by Penny.
Blessing Ceremony @ Pearl Clip (122613)
Visit @ "Scoop" Clip (123113)
Completion Banquet @ TVBE Clip (021914)
Completion Banquet @ "Scoop" Clip (021914)
FYI: The Chinese title of this series has been changed to 《八卦神探》 (literally translated as "Superstitious Detective"). The official English title is "Officer Geomancer".
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Personal Note: This series will probably be similar to D.I.E., since it is also an investigative comedy, and is also done by the same producer.
Looking forward to Mimi Jeh's romantic storyline! :P
*Credits to mingpao, Weibo, and Tencent Weibo