My Pig Lady

My Pig Lady (2014)

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Wang Man Ling is a crass young lady that is the daughter of a wealthy pig farmer who live and dresses modestly. When her boyfriend dumps her at her friends wedding, she swears that she will find a guy more handsome, better and wealthier than him to marry her. Her best friend is a matchmaker and introduces her to guys on blind dates. Fan Jiang Yu is a second generation heir who read morelives off of his father's wealth. He lives extravagantly and doesn't have a care on how he spends his money. Due to his father's illness their company stocks drops overnight leaving him almost broke. The two meet by accident when Man Ling thinks Jiang Yu is the absolute last blind date Tou Wen will set her up on, while Jiang Yu thinks Man Ling is a artiste that he has to piss off to cut ties with his parents charity. Once their confusion is cleared that he isn't really her blind date and she isn't the artiste mooching from his charity, the two make a deal where he will teach her how to act and dress like the rich in exchange for her paying him.

  • Native title:

    上流俗女
  • Also Known as:

    Upper Class Common Girl; Shang Liu Su Nu; 願嫁金龜婿; Upper-Class Common Girl; 上流俗女; 真愛遇到他; Go, Single Lady;

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Ady An and Mike He to Co-Star in GTV Drama
Set to premiere later this year, Ady An will co-star alongside Mike He in GTV’s idol drama, Upper-Class Common Girl.

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8 days ago
  • Overall 8.0
  • Story 7.0
  • Acting/Cast 9.0
  • Music 9.0
  • Rewatch Value 5.0
Story: We have a country girl who raises pigs and wants to enter the high class society and marry a rich guy. She coincidentally meets a rich guy who teaches her the ways of being a high class woman. But he loses everything - his family, love, and money and realises that he has no one in the world that truly cares about him except the 'pig' girl. (I found this odd read more because he had always had his forever loyal assistant by his side) Of course, the rest of the story that follows is pretty predictable.. nothing outta the ordinary.

Acting/Cast: Mike oh Mikee! I've always loved him since Devil Beside You.. but I've noticed that he does pick some pretty bad dramas - but not this one! I felt that his character had a a little bit of 'Jiang Meng' feel to him and I loved it! There was one particular scene where Mike pinned Ady against the wall and said "..you have to stay by my side.. and be my girl" which was totally Mike from DBY.. hehe LOVED IT XD This is his first collaboration with Ady and I think they acted really well together, but IMO they lacked chemistry. They did feel very natural together but nothing like the chemistry he had with Rainie - I think that will always be his best! I personally didn't really enjoy this coupling much. Ady is a really great actress though! It was also nice to see Shone as the dorky assistant - great to see another Comic Boyz member in the drama world.

Music: I can't say I'm thrilled with the opening song by Shin.. I much prefered the one he sang for Rock N Road! First song though that caught my attention in this drama was the incredibly cute and sweet song 'Melted' by Popu Lady. Every time this song started playing in the background I couldn't help but smile.. I really liked the beginning melody to the song... it's really nice. But I swear this song was part of the OST for another drama.. which I think was actually Fall in Love With Me? Then we reached the end of the first epi and I was in for a pleasant surprise - a beautiful song by none other than my absolute favourite singer.. Hebe! Bonus points scored for this drama! Yes I'm biased XD

Rewatch Value: This was a really entertaining drama. Story was great and the cast was great... but it lacked 'something' that would make me come back to it for a round 2.

Overall: I enjoyed this drama alot from the start to the end though I did lose a bit of interest towards the end. If you're a fan of Mike, I highly recommend this as it was definitely one of his better dramas. I did feel that the drama was kinda unbalanced in terms of story as it followed the two main characters a bit too much and that the rest of the characters were pushed aside when they were no longer linked to them even though they could have a side story of their own.
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    Ari 11 days ago

    When will this drama finally be fully subbed? As in when will all the episodes be subbed online, and if it is already does anyone know where?

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    Bera 27 days ago

    How is this show? can someone review it please :)

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    JIMMY JANE Jul 16, 2014

    I just finished watching it... It's so good... ^^ Like it so much..

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    palak Jul 15, 2014

    What is going on with this drama? How did they show 27 episodes 9 days??

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      Plural Jul 17, 2014

      Chinese dramas are not the same as Korean and Japanese dramas. Usually 2-3 episodes are broadcasted per weekday and some dramas even broadcasts on weekends.

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    iamsarah Jul 14, 2014

    where can i watch this with eng sub?

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    MysteryMel Jul 12, 2014

    Dang it. Again with the slow - nil subbing. Not happy

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    Lily2PM Jul 11, 2014

    I'm going to put this on hold, until a couple of episodes are subbed… it's taking too long to sub one episode...

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    goldenseal50 Jul 11, 2014

    Viki is taking forever to sub the first episode. part 1 is only 81%...I guess I have to wait a few more days. So you all know, on Viki it is called My Pig Lady.

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    JJayWalkers_96 Jul 9, 2014

    I was waiting for this for a long time but I can't find it with eng subs :(
    I was really looking forward to this because two of my favourite actors are playing in it MIKE HE and AN ADY >.<
    I love both of them and want to watch it if anyone knows where I can watch it (with subs) please write me :D

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    godusis Jul 9, 2014

    srsly, can we watch this with eng subs anywhere? I was waiting for this forever and it's even every day!

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    drama-addicts Jul 9, 2014

    where can i watch this with english subs?

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    whatteverr Jul 9, 2014

    its rare for me to watch a drama because of a single actor/actress but Mike He is a EXCEPTION I GUESS :D hahahha

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    Hennie Jul 8, 2014

    god finally!!

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    loveanimeever Jul 7, 2014

    Change of title! XD So it aired already? :)

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    Raincat Jul 6, 2014

    "Aired: Jul 6, 2014 to Jun 30, 2014"

    FANTASTIC: from Jul 2014 to Jun 2014....

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      palak Jul 7, 2014

      People would have to do a lot of time-traveling to watch this drama XD

Details

  • Country:

    Taiwan
  • Type:

    Drama
  • Episodes:

    24
  • Aired:

    Jul 6, 2014 to Jul 15, 2014
  • Aired On:

    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Network:

    GTV
  • Duration:

    1 hr. 30 min.

Statistics

  • Score:

    7.4 (scored by 17 users)
  • Ranked:

    #6890
  • Popularity:

    #202

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