C-dramas are on the rise as some of the most binge-watched series on streaming platforms.
But besides the riveting drama that has fans watching episode after episode, they have another unique characteristic when it comes to their characters.
Part of what has fans in love with the show is the entertaining and comical jealous moments of the main characters.
Many can imagine the fumes coming out of the male lead's ears when seeing his love interest with another male suitor.
The same goes for female leads. With so many C-dramas available today, there are some characters that take the cake for being the most jealous.
10. Yi Han: Please love me
A popular idol and a manicurist fall into a romance with an expiration date when they have to pretend to be married. Two different people leading different lives cross paths due to a scheme around a candid camera incident.
To deal with the aftermath, popular star Yi Han and manicurist Pei You You who has always dreamed of buying her own house enter into a marriage contract.
From strangers who wanted nothing to do with each other, the pretend couple eventually develop real feelings.
However, reports of their agreement leaked to the public. Furthermore, a conspiracy that has been brewing for a long time comes to the surface. Can Yi Han still prove that his heart is true?
9. Lu Jin Nian: Pretty man 2
The story of the great movie star Lu Jin Nian and the new star of the entertainment industry, Qiao An Hao, who have secretly loved each other for eleven years. After the rough, they finally moved to the marriage hall.
The two thought that they would have a happy life together, but fate did not want to let them. They were met with challenges one wave after another.
8. Mo Lian Cheng: Eternal love 2
The sequel continues with a sweet and light romance as Qu Tan Er crosses paths with the black-bellied prince for the second time and their love story takes a different path.
When Mo Lian Cheng encounters Qu Xiao Tan, it was during a time when Qu Xiao Tan no longer had memories of their past or their fate as a couple.
Being the only one who still retains their memories, Mo Lian Cheng patiently endures as he tries to find a way to make Qu Xiao Tan fall in love with him again.
He cleverly avoids the mistakes of the past thinking that his pre-existing knowledge can help their cause, but it leads to an even graver consequence.
7. Jiang Chen: A love so beautiful
It starts off with high school classmates Chen Xiao Xi and Jiang Chen who are also neighbours.
Xiao Xi, a cheerful girl who doesn't study much, is expressive about her admiration towards Jiang Chen, the popular guy known for his looks and high grades.
Together with their fellow classmates the funny Lu Yang, athletic but loyal Jing Xiao, and cool swimming team member Wu Bo Song, they embark on high school life to university until their adult life.
6. Gu Weiyi: Put Your Head On My Shoulder
On the cusp of graduation, an accounting major searching for her career winds up living with a genius physics student who shakes up her daily routine. Situ Mo is a graduating student.
As someone who got used to having her whole life planned out for her, she is at a loss about her future and can't find the courage to make a decision for herself.
Because the school districts have merged, physics major Gu Weiyi barges into her life.
They clash repeatedly without noticing that they are slowly walking into each other's hearts. To their surprise, they accidentally end up having to live together.
5. Tuo Ba Jun: Princess Weiyoung
The Northern Wei Dynasty was obliterated one night leaving behind the kindhearted Princess Feng Xin Er as an orphan.
Although she escapes death, she accidentally enters her enemy's territory and assumes the identity of Li Wei Young, the daughter of the Prime Minister.
She suffers many hardships but eventually utilizes her wisdom and sense of justice to become a powerful woman as well as gain a beautiful romance.
4. Chen Tian You: All out of love
Liang Sheng and Jiang Sheng grow up thinking they are biological brothers and sisters.
These two have always stuck together in good times and supported each other in difficult ones.
They both get into their dream university, only to have an accident force an injured Liang Sheng to leave early.
Now, a devastated Jiang Sheng can only wait for his recovery.
Meanwhile, Tian You is often seen by her side, offering some much-needed comfort.
Imagine how surprised he is to realize he has fallen deeply in love with this regular but remarkable girl. Will Liang Sheng’s return only complicate matters?
3. Li Cheng Yin: Goodbye My Princess
A love story revolves around the 9th Princess of Western Liang as she journeys to the Central Plains to fulfil a marriage alliance with the Crown Prince.
Fans calling out Li Chengyin for being evil and cruel; have not been paying enough attention to the non-love scenes in the drama.
In fact, many points in the drama show his good-heartedness and thoughtfulness.
You may agree or disagree with this but one thing is for sure – Li Chengyin had good reasons behind every action he took.
What made him stand out the most was his jealousy when it comes to his love.
2. Xu Feng: Ashes of love
Four thousand years ago, when Jin Mi was born, her fate was already sealed. She is to be a prisoner in Shui Jing. Mi's mother Zi Fen, a flower deity, abandons her for the afterlife.
Near death, Fen feeds her infant daughter the ‘unfeeling pill’ and orders her subordinates to keep her identity a secret from Mi.
Four thousand years later, Xu Feng, the second son of the Heavenly King and fire deity, is caught in an enemy trap, leading him to Shui Jing, where Mi comes to his rescue.
Over the following century, these fated souls find comfort in one another.
1. Wei Wu Ji: The Sound Of The Desert
Yu Jin was raised within the desert tribes of Xiong Nu, although her foster father is a Han. Under certain circumstances, she was forced to flee to Chang'an, the then capital of the Early Han Dynasty, changing her name to Jin Yu along the way.
Along her journey, she first meets the calm and kind Mo Xun (aka Jiu Ye, ninth master), and later the handsome, cold general Wei Wu Ji. Jin Yu falls for one of them but is rejected.
Will she untangle her love knot? Who will she choose in the end?
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