Produced by Daylight Entertainment, Bright Future announced their lead cast line up yesterday.
Headlining the drama are Hu Ge, Wu Yue, Huang Lei and Li Guangjie.
There will be special appearances by Steven Zhang, Wang Xiao, Liu Tao and others.
The cast list has been labelled by Chinese media as "a luxurious line-up of three generations; old, middle and young".
According to Baidu, Hu Ge will portray Mei Xiaoge,
a magistrate in Guangming County who is tasked to promoting reforms like protecting the environment and optimizing education.
It is reported that the drama started filming last month, will film for six months, and is slated for 30 episodes.
This will be Hu Ge's second collaboration with director, Kong Sheng; their first being 2015's Nirvana in Fire.
Hu Ge reached new highs with his performance in Nirvana In Fire. His character, Mei Changsu, was one he shared similarities with.
凭借在《琅琊榜》中的表演，胡歌达到了自己新的巅峰 。而他在该剧中的角色梅长苏，与胡歌自己的经历也颇有相似之处 。
After surviving a massacre, Mei Changsu spends years recovering, regains his strength and re-emerges with a new face to torment his enemies.
Many consider Nirvana in Fire an untouchable classic in Chinese drama land.