Legend of the Phoenix


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Status: Ongoing


Set during the fictional Eastern Liang dynasty, the drama revolves around circus performer Ye Ningzhi, who is ordered to stage a performance in the palace to celebrate the empress dowager’s birthday. However, she is framed for murder by the ambitious grand princess. Thanks to the strategist Wei Guang, Ye Ningzhi is saved and the two fall in love with each other. Two years later, Ye Ningzhi enters the palace again as the empress’s maid. She stands up for her fellow servants and refuses to refuses to sacrifice her conscience in the face of power. Her integrity earns the empress’s trust, but it also catches the eye of the King, which puts her in a dangrous position. Meanwhile, she finds herself drawn into grand princess’s conspiracy to usurp the throne.

Also Known As: 凤弈 / Feng Yi