PHILIPPINES, 18 January 2021 – After travelling through the hands of several strangers as they learn to love in their own different ways, the ring will culminate its journey in the eighth and last episode of the HBO Asia romantic-comedy series Adventure of the Ring on Sunday, 24 January at 9pm exclusively on HBO GO and HBO. Binge-watch or catch up on all earlier episodes on the streaming service, HBO GO.
Titled “Propose? Or Not!”, the last episode follows the ring as it ends up back in the hands of its original owner, Yi-Zhi, who now finally understands the essence of love after hearing the adventures of the ring from Rossy’s radio show. With Lisa and him about to go abroad separately, Yi-Zhi wonders what to do.
Based on the romance novel Ring of the Day, Adventure of the Ring tells the stories of different couples who come in contact with an engagement ring. Starring Chris Wang 《宥勝》 (“Time Traveler”, “Love Family”) as Yi-Zhi, a baseball-loving actuary, and Allison Lin《林予晞》 (HBO Asia Original “The World Between Us”, “Family Time”) as Lisa, his free-spirited flight attendant girlfriend, the adventure begins on the morning of Yi-Zhi’s meticulously planned proposal when he misplaces the ring on the train. While the search for the ring continues, Yi-Zhi and Lisa re-examine their future and what love means to them as the ring travels through the hands of other couples.
Helmed by Nelson Yeh 《葉天倫》 (“Far And Away”, “Mad King Of Taipei”) and directed by Golden Bell nominated director, Kitamura Tayoharu《北村豐晴》 (“Running Man”, “Q Series – Love Of Sandstorm”), the series also stars Denny Huang 《黃柏鈞》(“Redemption”, “You Are the Apple of My Eye”)、Hangee Liou《劉國劭》(“La Grande Chaumière Violett”, “Time Traveler”)、Sun Ke-Fang《孫可芳》(“What She Put on the Table”, “Close Your Eyes Befo re It’s Dark”)、Lung Shao-Hua《龍劭華》(“The Taste of Dang-Liang’s Family”, “Flavor of Life”)、Wang Chuan《王娟》(“Lost Daughter”, “A Story of Soldiers”)、Helena Hsu《許乃涵》(“Parking”, “Fated to Love You”)、Liang Cheng-Chun《梁正群》(“A Thousand Goodnights”, “Dear Ex”)、Wang You-Chian《王宥謙》(“The Mouse Serves a Guest Tea”, “The Making of an Ordinary Woman”)、Erek Lin《林暉閔》(“Starry Starry Night”)、Vicky Huang《黃沐妍》(“The Love Song”, “I Am Sorry, I Love You”)、Bamboo Chen《陳竹昇》(“Alifu, The Prince/ss”, “The Great Buddha+”)、Janet Hsieh《謝怡芬》(“Home”, “Déjà Vu”)，以及 Huang Shang-Ho《黃尚禾》(“Close Your Eyes Before It’s Dark”, “Thanatos, Drunk”).
Adventure of the Ring is produced by KBRO Media’s Good Image Co., Ltd with the support of Taiwan Ministry of Culture (Bureau of Audiovisual and Music Industry Development) as well as Taipei Film Commission.
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