TV, Traditional, Historysubtitle:
English, Simplified Chineselanguage:
Dolby Digital 2.0release date:
Sep 26, 2012
Region Code: All, PAL
No of CDs: 10 DVDs (Episode 1 - 37 end)
Rating for English subtitles: Good
Palace II / Gong II / Palace: The Locked Beaded Curtain
Starring: Du Chun, Yang Mi, Mickey He, Yuan Shan Shan, Zhang Jia Ni, Shu Chang, Feng Shao Feng, Wei Qian Xiang
Palace II, also known as Gong II, Gong Suo Zhu Lian, and Palace: The Locked Beaded Curtain, is a Chinese television series written and produced by Yu Zheng and directed by Lee Wai-chu. Palace II is a sequel to the 2011 television series Palace.
During the reign of the Yongzheng Emperor (Mickey He), the Seventeenth Prince Yinli (Du Chun) is deeply in love with Lian'er (Yuan Shanshan), the humble, good-natured daughter of a fourth-class court official. However, in a bid to rescue his mentor Aling'a, Yinli makes the tough decision to sacrifice their romance and marry Princess Jia (Hai Lu) instead. Her heart is broken, Lian'er wishes to leave the imperial palace behind for a simpler life outside, only to find herself caught in the middle of a heated conflict between various political factions and cliques. Just when Lian'er is nearly crushed by the complicated power struggles, she catches the eye of Yongzheng, and soon becomes his favorite concubine, Consort Xi...