The Sleuth of the Ming Dynasty was made in partnership with Zhejiang Guanya Culture Film & Television, and stars Darren Cheng, Alyssa Chia, Fu Meng-po, and Liu Yaoyuan, with special appearances by Jackie Li and Lichun Lee. The highly anticipated show is based on a novel by Meng Xishi which became a hit on Chinese online platforms before it was picked up for publishing.
Plot Rich with Twists and Turns
The story centers on Tang Fan, a sixth-ranking official, and Sui Zhou, a uniform guard who is in charge of 50 soldiers. Both characters collaborate to end conspiracies to ensure peace and order for everyone. In a way, these two can be likened to Sherlock Holmes and Watson, who both depend on each other. As they solve crimes and mysteries, they encounter adventures and misadventures along the way.