Orphan of Zhao 2013 (China)


Orphan of Zhao 2013 (China), also known as Zhao Shi Gu Er, Orphan of the Zhao Family is China drama premiere on Mar 17, 2013 on CCTV


Drama: Orphan of Zhao 2013 (China)
Romaji: Zhao Shi Gu Er, Orphan of the Zhao Family
Chinese: 赵氏孤儿
Country: China
Episodes: 41
Release Date: Mar 17, 2013 - Apr 10, 2013
Network: CCTV
Duration: 45 min.
Genres: Drama, Historical

Plot Synopsis by DramaWiki Staff ©

During the Spring and Autumn period, Tu An Gu, the highest ranking military officer of the kingdom of Jin, orchestrated a coup d'état and framed general Zhao Shuo for its instigation, resulting in the extermination of the entire Zhao clan. There was one survivor, however - the infant son of Zhao Shuo and Zhuang Ji, whose life was saved by the physician Cheng Ying at tremendous personal risk. Cheng Ying then cleverly planned for the child to stay at the home of Tu An Gu. Eighteen years later, Tu An Gu's pride and joy is his son Tu Yue, a rising star skilled with both pen and sword. However, rumors spread that Tu Yue is not Tu An Gu's biological son, and even Cheng Ying's son Cheng Da Ye, Tu An Gu's godson and Tu Yue's study buddy, becomes embroiled in the mystery of the identity of the Zhao family orphan.