Date: January 7, 2015
Temporary Chinese title: 《刀下留人》
Pinyin title: Do Ha Lau Yan
Temporary English title: "Spare from the Blade"
Producer: Law Chun Ngok
Attending Cast: Kenny Wong, Maggie Shiu, Mat Yeung, Katy Kung, Stanley Cheung, Glen Lee, Akina Hong, Jess Sum, Jimmy Au, Rachel Kan, Elaine Yiu, Bowie Wu, Law Lok Lam, Hebe Chan, Max Choi, Chuk Man Kwan, Mak Ka Lun, Kitty Lau, and Leo Tsang.
Place: Tseung Kwan O TVB City Studio One
- 25 episodes long.
- Kenny Wong will play Yip (葉), an executioner.
- Maggie Shiu will play Fa (花), a midwife. She and Kenny have a romantic love story.
- Mat Yeung will play Chik Chi Chau (赤知秋).
- Katy Kung will play Chuk Siu Moon (祝小滿), a servant at a brothel. She is a super optimistic girl with positive energy. She gets caught in between Mat and Joel Chan. One guy is a silent guardian who protects her, while the other always accompanies her and makes her happy. She has intimate scenes with Joel.
- Stanley Cheung will play Ming Dynasty Emperor Zhu Jianshen (Ming Xianzong) who just ascended the throne. He and Consort Wan have a 17-year age difference. He and Akina Hong are a pair.
- Joel will play Sima Chau (司馬丑), who is highly skilled in martial arts.
- Glen Lee and Elaine Yiu will play a pair of first loves.
- Jess Sum will play the obstinate and jealous empress who battles with Akina.
- Jimmy Au will play a eunuch.
- Rachel Kan will play Chik Ying Ha (赤映霞).
- Elaine Yiu will play Yuen So Sam (阮素心).
- Lee Yee Man will play Chak Seung Yi (翟霜兒).
- Kelvin Lee will play Lau Seung Hei (劉雙囍), a eunuch.
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FYI: The official English title of this series is "The Executioner".
Personal Note: Don't like how Kenny and Maggie looked at the fitting, but happy that they are pairing up as the leads.
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