A Pillow Case of Mystery II
|A Pillow Case of Mystery II
A Pillow Case of Mystery II official poster
|Written by||Lee Yee-wah
|Theme music composer||Yip Siu-chung|
|Opening theme||"Bit Tai Koo Ngor" (別低估我) by Wong Cho-lam|
|Country of origin||Hong Kong|
|No. of episodes||20|
|Executive producer(s)||Lam Chi-wah|
|Camera setup||Multi camera|
|Running time||42 – 45 minutes|
|Original network||TVB Jade|
|Picture format||576i (SDTV)
|Original release||12 July – 7 August 2010|
|Related shows||A Pillow Case of Mystery (2006)|
|A Pillow Case of Mystery II|
Title screen shot
|Literal meaning||"The Curious Cases of Lord Sze II"|
A Pillow Case of Mystery II (Traditional Chinese: 施公奇案II; literally The Curious Cases of Lord Sze II) is a 2010 Hong Kong detective-fantasy television drama starring Bobby Au-yeung as the title character, Mr. Sze (Sze Sai-lun).
Produced by Lam Chi-wah and edited by Lee Yee-wah and Choi Suk-yin, the drama is a TVB production. The original broadcast was on the TVB Jade network with 45-minute episodes airing five days a week from 31 January to 6 August 2010. The two-hour finale was aired on Saturday, 7 August 2010.
- 1 Plot
- 2 Cast and characters
- 3 Viewership ratings
- 4 Awards and nominations
- 5 References
- 6 External links
The drama is a direct sequel to A Pillow Case of Mystery, which aired in early 2006. Set in the early 19th century Qing dynasty, a year after the original, Sze Sai-lun meets a new pillow spirit, who convinces him to become the new magistrate for Sin-yau County.
Cast and characters
- Bobby Au-yeung portrays the title character Magistrate Sze Sai-lun, Sin-yau County's new magistrate.
- Jessica Hsuan portrays Ng Kwan-yau, a con artist.
- Joel Chan portrays So Ying-chun (born Guuwalgiya Jinchun), the son of the Eighth Prince.
- Leila Tong portrays Ting Mei-yan, the daughter of General Ting.
- Johnson Lee portrays the new Pillow Spirit, later revealed to be Ngau Tai-lik, a castrated man, from the Ngau village.
- Lee Fung portrays Chiu Yuet-ngor, Sai-lun's mother.
- Rosanne Lui portrays Pong Got-ngoi, Sai-lun's official wife.
- Eileen Yeow portrays Ka Sau-yuk, Sai-lun's second wife/concubine.
- Gordon Liu portrays Szema Jui-fung, the head constable.
- Law Ho-kai portrays Ng Sau-shun, Kwan-yau's uncle and owner of the Dragon Phoenix Inn.
- Cha Cha Chan portrays Tit Kim-lan, an employee at Dragon Phoenix Inn.
- Alex Lam portrays Chukot Leung, an employee at Dragon Phoenix Inn.
- Wi Kar Hung portrays Golden-haired Rat, an employee at Dragon Phoenix Inn.
- Dai Yiu-ming portrays Assistant Lui Ming, Sai-lun's assistant judge.
- Cilla Kung portrays Ting Ting, Mei-yan's younger cousin.
- Luk Wing-chi portrays Ng Hei-lam, Ng Kwan-yu's six-year-old daughter.
The swordfish murder case
- Kwong Chor-fai portrays Magistrate Yeung (villain)
- Ngai Wai-man portrays Chan Dai-kwan (villain)
- Wong Man-piu portrays Constable Chu
The undergarment theft case
- Lily Liu portrays Miss Fa
- Choi Hau-lam portrays Ngang Ngang
- Tsui Man-ching portrays Yin Yin
- Annie Wong portrays Kiu Kiu
- Yaka Fu portrays Yim Yim
- Leo Tsang portrays Tong Yan
The painting theft case
The drama murder case
- Raymond Tsang portrays Ng Kwan-yu, Kwan-yau's older brother.
- Rachel Kan portrays Ling Lung
- Kwok Dak-shun portrays Hung Wuen-tong
- Lee Kai-kit portrays Fan Siu-sau (villain)
- Cheung Dat-lun portrays Yim Bak-sang
- Lam Yuen-ying portrays Au-yeung Hon
The family genocide case
- Law Lok-lam portrays General Ting Yan-chuen, Mei-yan's father.
- Suet Nei portrays Wong Seung
- Chalk North portrays Chik Yiu-tin (villain)
- Lee Chi-kei portrays Lo Yau-choi
- Elton Loo portrays Lo Dat
- Wong Ching portrays Lo Shu-gan
The serial rapist murder case
- Cheng Ka-sang portrays Kot Fei (villain)
- Ma Tai-lo portrays Tin Siu-tung
- Lai Sau-ying portryas Grandma Kam
- Wong Tsun-san portrays Lam Gau
Pillow spirit and Mystery Bay case
- Rain Lau portrays Princess Mucideri Yanxian (main villain)
- Henry Lee portrays Samala Acai (semi-villain)
- Lee Kong-lung portrays Eunuch Lo (villain)
- Yoyo Chen portrays Princess Qianqian
- Queena Chan portrays Ng Mau-dan
|Week||Episodes||Average points||Peaking points||HK viewers
||July 12–16, 2010||
||July 19–22, 2010||
||July 26–30, 2010||
||August 2–6, 2010||
|August 7, 2010||
Awards and nominations
TVB Anniversary Awards 2010
- Nominated: Best Drama
- Nominated: Best Actor (Bobby Au Yeung)
- Nominated: Best Actress (Jessica Hsuan)