‘Meteor Garden’ follows the story of a young working-class boy who joins an elite university which is attended by the children of the richest people in town. The show portrays the protagonist’s struggle in finding his place in the university while trying to prove his worth to everyone. The show is an adaptation of Japanese manga series, ‘Boys Over Flowers’ and is an official remake of the same Taiwanese series of the same name. The manga has also been adapted in South Korea. Written by Sharon Mao, the episodes are directed by Lin Helong.
Meteor Garden Cast: Who’s in It?
The protagonist of ‘Meteor Garden’ is Dong Shan Cai, played by Shen Yue. The young actress rose to prominence after her role in ‘A Love So Beautiful’, the story of which was based on the novel by Zhao Gangan, ‘To Our Pure Little Beauty’. Her popularity further increased after she appeared in ‘Meteor Garden’. She has also appeared in the variety show ‘The Inn 2’ and drama series ‘Another Me’.
Dylan Wang plays the role of Dao Ming Si. Wang’s entry in the field of entertainment was propelled by him winning a championship at ‘Sichuan Campus Red Festival’. His breakout role came in the form of ‘Meteor Garden’ which made him an overnight star and a heart-throb. He joined his co-star, Dong Shan Cai, in the variety show ‘The Inn 2’. He is also set to appear in the fantasy drama ‘Ever Night’.
Darren Chen plays the character of Hua Ze Lei. He is another one of those actors who got a chance at fame after ‘Meteor Garden’. He made his debut with the series ‘Proud of Love’. He also appeared in its second season. After receiving popularity with the show, he received his break in the big screen with the romantic comedy, ‘X Love’. He is also set to star in the upcoming Jackie Chan production, ‘The Sleuth of Ming Dynasty’.
Caesar Wu plays the role of Yan Ximen. He also works as a model and has released a couple of songs that have been a part of the original soundtrack of ‘Meteor Garden’, the show that provided him with his big break. He has also signed to be a part of ‘The Chang’an Youth’, a historical romantic tale.