Thursday, January 28, 2010

My Favorite Taiwan Dramas of 2009

Hi everyone! Today Im going to share with all of you my favorite Taiwan Dramas of 2009! And well yes I am a drama fanatic, But seems like lately I havent been blogging about dramas at all, hahaha Ive just been watching and watching so many dramas , its pretty crazy Like currently Im watching a bunch of Taiwan Dramas, Korean, Japanese, American.....yah Like all at the same time, and how much dramas exactly..some people ask me...but well I dont even know, I lost count lol! Ok well I will blog about other Dramas next time! Stay tuned...and well heres the super long list! Have fun reading, hope you like at least one of it!

  • Title: 敗犬女王 (败犬女王) / Pai Chuan Nu Wang (Bai Quan Nu Wang)
  • English title: My Queen
  • Genre: Romance, comedy
  • Episodes: 21
"What will happen when Shan Wu Shuang, a 33 year old beautiful, hardworking yet single woman, meets Lucas, a 25 year old romantic and handsome regular worker? There is an 8 year age difference – what kind of story would then be created? A story that will let us laugh and let us cry. I’m not defeated! I’m the Queen!"
This drama is sooo good! seriously ! I absolutely love it! I think it had a pretty high ranking. And this drama is so great, the main character is like a workaholic and well, I dont know but I just cried in many scenes but at the same time this drama is so funny most of the time! Its a must watch!! Especially for working ladies :)
  • Title: 桃花小妹 / Tao Hua Xiao Mei
  • English title: MoMo Love
  • Previously known as: 桃花愛無敵
  • Genre: Romance, comedy
  • Episodes: 13
"Tao Hua Xiao Mei is adapted from Japan's best selling manga Momoka Typhoon. The plot is about Tao Hua who has been pampered and loved by four of her brothers almost to the extend of sister brotherly love. Thus the other brothers ask the 5th brother, Yu Yi to look after the sister, and with the appearance of prince charming Shi Lang, a love battle is created among everybody."
omg! love this drama it is so cute!!! I love the story the cute romance in college scene, so sweet~ and love how the borthers are overly protective! gosh i wonder how that would awesome pretty sweet, this drama is so cute and really funny, and well if you know the band Fahrenheit then its definitely a must watch! Great characters ..singers in this drama! Especially love Jiro Wang!!! he is soo cute~
  • Title: 下一站,幸福 / Xia Yi Zhan, Xing Fu
  • Also known as: Autumn's Concerto / Next Stop, Happiness
  • Genre: Romance
"Ren Guang Xi, a cocky law student, seems to lead the perfect life. He's the sole successor to a huge and famous business and a talented ice hockey player. But in reality, his lonely life lacks joy, laughter and motivation. That is until he meets Liang Mu Cheng, the new bento seller at his school canteen. Although orphaned at a young age, Mu Cheng does not let her past affect her and lives life with great passion and determination. A harmless bet brings the two together and Guang Xi slowly changes as Mu Cheng teaches him how to give and love. Tragedy strikes when Guang Xi suddenly has to go through a major brain surgery which causes him to lose his memory. His mother begs Mu Cheng to leave him and the latter has no choice but to do so. Little does she know that she already has Guang Xi's child.

Six years pass. Mu Cheng lives a quiet life with her young son in the countryside while Guang Xi is now a successful lawyer and is engaged to He Yi Qian, the kind and beautiful doctor who took care of him after his surgery. A strangely familiar piano piece stirs Guang Xi's heart as he struggles to recall his past romance with Mu Cheng. How will the couple make up for six years of lost time? Happiness, which stop do I alight at?"

omg! this drama is so sad!! It made me cry so much but in a touching way...I just felt really sad but at the same time this drama has so much meaning and purpose to it, seriously a must watch, theres times where i thought of how this drama is wayy too sad and didnt want to continue on watching but thats when it started to become ok , and having happy scenese! Its such a cute family story ! Love it!! MUST WATCH definitely

  • Title: 紫玫瑰 / Zi Mei Gui
  • English title: Roseate-Love
  • Also known as: Purple Rose / 紙玫瑰 (Paper Rose) / 天國的薔薇 (The Rose of Heaven)
  • Genre: Romance, melodrama
  • Episodes: 13
"After the death of her boyfriend, a musician, Xiao Zi strives to fulfill his dream of becoming a famous singer. "

This drama is really good! about music, singing and such a cute love ...i seriously love the theme of the story, The purple flowers so pretty!! and well, if you love music...speicifically singing and listening to songs this drama is definitely a must watch for you! I cried in some scenes , its a heart warming story though..i really reccommend it
  • Title: 痞子英雄 / Pi Tzu Ying Hsiung (Pi Zi Ying Xiong)
  • English title: Black & White
  • Genre: Police, action
  • Episodes: 24
"Pi Zi and Ying Xiong are two cops who are as different as day and night. One does nothing except for drinking coffee and living a luxurious lifestyle while waiting for information from dubious sources to crack his cases. Another believes law and justice are the pillars of society and is constantly on the street catching criminals… a little overzealously for his superior’s liking. When a case brought these two top crime solvers together, sparks flied and a little light peeked into this dark city where the nation's President is on friendly terms with the local triad and twins kill people while drinking milkshake. "

Ok now this drama! it is sooo good, I cant believe I'd ever say this but lol....I actually like it alot, at first I thought of how it was action and police and immediately I thought this was going to be a boring and lots of shooting kind of drama but actually it was more than that, The way the drama is made and set up is really interesting and theres many parts that are so funny, mainly because of the character attitude...oh and BTW the two main guy character omg! they are so HOT! (may i prepared ...dont drool too but yah this drama is really good, similar to the Korean drama IRIS
  • Title: 魔女18號 / Mo Nu 18 Hao
  • Genre: Family / Fantasy / Comedy
  • Episodes: 80
"Jia Jia and Jing Jing are from a magic family. They spend their lives looking for their missing younger sister, Liang Liang, who was taken in by a nice Zhu family. But, they soon realize that under the loving, caring facade, the family is on the verge of breaking apart. So the sisters decide to repay the family's kindness by using their magical powers to help the family get back together. "

hahaha love this drama Its sooooo funny, This is like how the three sisters are witches and they do many things in order to have the family become a happy and great family, the many things that they do are soooo funny!!!! Seriously if you LOVE comedy, watch this!!! you are going to laugh...oh and this is really cute drama,it has this family home type of feeling...(lol...I dont know but thats how I feel, possibly mainly because I am Taiwanese so seeing this makes me miss my relatives in Taiwan...!!) but yah its pretty funny!
  • Title: 海派甜心 / Hai Pai Tian Xin
  • English title: Hi My Sweetheart
  • Also known as: Play Boy and Sweetheart / Shanghai Sweetheart
  • Genre: Romance, comedy
  • Episodes: 14
"Xue Hai was a certifiable dork when he first arrived in Shanghai. After his schoolmate Bao Zhu saved him from bullying, she became his first love. Then, a misunderstanding caused them to lose contact when she moved back to Taiwan. He thought she dumped him. So he transformed himself from a dork to a hunk in order to seek revenge. "

Ok well this drama, shall I say more..? I'm pretty sure you have heard about this drama, (well, first off I'd like to say I think that pretty much all of Rainie Yangs drama are soo good, I have watched all of it, so I guess I can be considered as her semi and this drama is really different! It shows of her in college life in China then the life after in Taiwan...Love the acting ! Its really funny!

Well thats it, Phew~ That was long
Hope you watch it!!
Tell me which one you like
have watched or will be watching
I'd love to hear from you!

& if you need help finding out where to watch it with subs tell me!


  1. wow! you've watched a a lot!! i still love autumn's concerto...I still need to finish my queen i was watching it when it was still airing a while back but didn't have time to follow it! you should do your fav kr, jp and am shows next

  2. I love dramas too! My favorite Taiwanese dramas are:

    - Meteor Garden
    - Mars
    - Fated to Love You
    - It Started with a kiss
    - They Kiss again
    - Devil beside you

    Those are always on top of my list..I prefer Korean dramas so I have only watched a few from Taiwan ^_^

  3. The list is so informative, I really know nothing about Taiwanese dramas, but they look really interesting! ^^

    But, the photos are not working!

  4. I watched 下一站,幸福,海派甜心, 败犬女王, and 桃花小妹 too! Have you wanted Fated to Love You, Prince Turns to Frong, and Devil Beside You?? I love those dramas too! =P

  5. Thanks for sharing your favorite Taiwanese dramas with us Emily. I don't think your pictures are working though. ??