iQiyi to introduce new Chinese series in the Middle East

Streaming platform iQiyi has launched an array of 24 new Chinese series covering six genres, including female coming-of-age, urban career, mystery and suspense, sweet romance, historical and epic. The ‘Sweet On’ collection will also welcome the addition of 12 new shows, building on the success of the collection’s launch in May of 2021.

Subscribers will be able to watch Chinese actors Mark Chao, Li Xian, Ren Jialun Charm and more, as well as iconic directors, performers and musicians as they return to screens across the Middle East, only on iQiyi.

‘I Will Find You A Better Home’ stars actress, Sun Li, who also portrays another career woman in The Ideal City, a drama exploring the reality of architectural business in China with Mark Chao.

Directed by Huang Tienjen, the romance and mystery series Lover or Stranger features Victoria Song in two characters. Song will work with actor Oho Ou again, as they reunite once again as an onscreen couple.

The ‘Sweet On’ collection will continue to offer fans through the global rollout of Forever and Ever, Make A Wish, First Love Again, Sweet Teeth, Love Under The Full Moon after the successful launch of the collection in May of this year.

Additionally, iQiyi romance originals including My Heart, Crush, Time is Love, Out of the Dream will also premiere. A large collection of premium romance dramas includes Summer Again, Once Given Never Forgotten, A Camellia Romance, Save My Love, I Am a Super Star. New shows will be added to the collection until September 2021.

The new Chinese dramas are accessible on the iQiyi international app and Web Player, with monthly subscriptions starting from just AED 17.99 ($4.90), SAR 17.99 ($4.80) and EGP 64.99 ($4.14) with a one-month free iQiyi trial.