Phoenix Rising (TV series)

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Phoenix Rising
蘭花劫
TVB-Phoenix Rising.jpg
Genre Period Drama
Starring Louisa So
Sunny Chan
Kristal Tin
Leila Tong
Jack Wu
Opening theme "蘭花劫" by
Kelly Chen
Country of origin Hong Kong
Original language(s) Cantonese
No. of episodes 20
Production
Producer(s) Terry Tong
Running time 45 minutes (approx.)
Broadcast
Original channel TVB
Original airing Warehoused
External links
Website

Phoenix Rising (Traditional Chinese: 蘭花劫) is a TVB period drama series released overseas in July 2007 and aired on TVB Pay Vision Channel in March 2008.The drama received the well from the viewer in international broadcast. The show has been compared to 1989's hit drama, Looking Back In Anger.[1]

The Series also released in 2 January 2009 on Cambodia cable TV, PPCTV as the last country in showing it.

Plot[edit]

Crystal, Louisa, and Leila are sisters. Their parents died at birth, so the three of them were sent to orphanages and were later adopted into three different homes with different backgrounds. Louisa was sent to prison for killing her stepmother, but Crystal, wanting to save her sister, told officials that she was the one who committed the crime and went to prison instead. Leila is a very kind person and forges evidence to save Crystal but gets caught and gets sent to jail, too. The three sisters and the jail owner have some hostilities; thus, the jail owner wants revenge. This series uses women in jail as its storyline, describing the dark side of women in prison.

Cast[edit]

Cast Role Description
Louisa So Yim Pui-Woo/Yeung Choi Yiu
炎沛湖/楊采瑤
Kong Lai-Nga's younger sister.
So Fei's elder sister.
Cheung Chi-Hoi's ex-wife.
(Main Villain)
Sunny Chan Yin Leung
言亮
Kong Lai-Nga's boyfriend.
Kristal Tin Kong Lai-Nga/Yeung Choi Yue
江麗雅/楊采瑜
Yim Pui-Woo and So Fei' s elder sister.
Yin Leung's girlfriend.
Leila Tong So Fei/Yeung Choi Lam
蘇菲/楊采琳
Kong Lai-Nga and Yim Pui-Woo's younger sister.
Ben Wong Cheung Chi-Hoi
張至凱
Yim Pui-Woo's ex-husband.
Nancy Wu Yip Chi-Shan
葉芷珊
Prisoner
Jack Wu Ma Hak
馬赫
Prison Doctor
Yin Leung's younger cousin.

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]

External links[edit]

  • TVB.com Phoenix Rising - Official Website (Chinese)
  • K for TVB.net Phoenix Rising - Episodic Synopsis and Screen Captures (English)