Get ready to be captivated and transported to a world of stunning cinematography, compelling storytelling and brilliant actors as we delve into NerdiPop’s top five Chinese dramas of all time! From the enchanting Love between Fairy and Devil to the epic tale of Eternal Love, these dramas have taken the world by storm with their captivating plots and unforgettable characters.

So, whether you’re a die-hard fan or a newcomer to the genre, get ready to be swept off your feet by the magic of Chinese dramas.

Join us as we explore the masterpieces that have stolen hearts and left an indelible mark on the world of drama!

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(1) The Untamed

“The Untamed” is a Chinese television drama that premiered in 2019. The show is based on the popular Chinese novel “Mo Dao Zu Shi” (Grandmaster of Demonic Cultivation) written by Mo Xiang Tong Xiu. The series has gained a large fanbase and it’s considered a cultural phenomenon in China and other parts of the world.

The show is set in ancient China and follows the story of two cultivators, Wei Wuxian and Lan Wangji, who together uncover a conspiracy involving demonic powers and a secret society. The series is known for its rich world-building, complex characters, and its exploration of themes such as love, loyalty, and power.

The series features a talented cast, led by Xiao Zhan and Wang Yibo as Wei Wuxian and Lan Wangji respectively, who deliver powerful and nuanced performances. Their chemistry as the two main characters is a highlight of the show, and it adds an additional layer of depth to the characters’ relationships.


(2) Love between Fairy and Devil

Are you ready for an epic tale of love, power, and destiny? Then buckle up because Love Between Fairy and Devil is here to take you on a wild ride! According to legend, Dongfang Qing Cang, the Moon Supreme, was once a ruthless monster who led an army of 100,000 soldiers on a path of destruction. But after the first God of War sacrificed herself to stop him, he was sealed away in Haotian Tower under the immortal bonds of the Haotian Matrix.

Fast forward 30,000 years, and the weak and low-ranking flower fairy Orchid accidentally finds herself face-to-face with the Moon Supreme himself. Their encounter sets off a chain of events that threatens to change the fate of the world once again.

But there’s a twist! When Orchid wakes him from his slumber, she unknowingly casts the “one Heart Curse,” linking their lives together. Now, the fearsome Lord Devil’s life is at the mercy of a puny fairy who doesn’t even know the curse exists. He must protect her at all costs to protect himself, and as they navigate this dangerous situation, love begins to cast its own spell.

(3) Meteor Garden

Meteor Garden is a popular Chinese drama based on the Japanese manga series, Boys Over Flowers. The story follows the life of a middle-class girl named Dong Shancai who attends an elite university populated by the rich and powerful. Despite being bullied and ridiculed by the handsome and wealthy F4, a group of four popular students who rule the school, Shancai remains steadfast in her principles and stands up to their cruel behavior. As she and F4’s leader, Dao Ming Si, begin to develop feelings for each other, they navigate the complicated world of class differences and societal expectations to find true love. With its captivating storyline and lovable characters, Meteor Garden has become a beloved classic in the world of Chinese dramas.

(4) Eternal Love (Ten Miles of Peach Blossoms)

Eternal Love, also known as Ten Miles of Peach Blossoms, is a Chinese romantic fantasy drama based on the novel To the Sky Kingdom by Tang Qi Gong Zi. The series follows the story of Bai Qian, a goddess who falls in love with the Crown Prince of the Nine Heavens, Ye Hua. Their love is complicated by the machinations of the evil Bai Zhen, as well as the rivalries between the different clans of the Heavenly Realm. Eternal Love is known for its stunning visuals, epic love story and memorable characters. It is a must-watch for anyone who loves romantic dramas with a touch of fantasy.

(5) Go Ahead

Go Ahead is a Chinese family drama that follows the story of three siblings who grow up together as a family, despite not being related by blood. The drama explores themes of love, loss, and family, as the siblings navigate their complicated relationships with their biological families and each other. Go Ahead is known for its heartwarming storytelling, memorable characters, and powerful performances by its cast. It is a must-watch for anyone who loves dramas that explore the complexities of family relationships.


Chinese dramas have become a global phenomenon and for good reason. With their stunning visuals, epic love stories and memorable characters, Chinese dramas have captured the hearts of millions of viewers around the world.