The drama tells the story of three sisters of the Yi family who meet different fates due to their different personalities.
English Title: Legacy
Chinese Title: 传家
Genre: Family, Business, War, Romance
Tag: Chinese Republican Era, Smart Female Lead, Historical Fiction, Family Feud, Death of a Character
Duration: 45 min.
Director: Wang Wei
Writer: Zhou Mo
Producer: Yang Le
Product Company: Huanyu Entertainment Co., Ltd
Released Date: 2022-05-19
Broadcast Website: 优酷
- Qin LanYi ZhonglingMain Role
- Nie YuanXi Wei'anMain Role
- Wu JinyanYi ZhongyuMain Role
- Han GengTang FengwuMain Role
- Zhang NanYi ZhongxiuMain Role
- Zheng KaiLu PeiMain Role
- Liu JunYi XinghuaSupport Role
- Miao PuHuang YingruSupport Role
- Zhang YijieYi ZhongjieSupport Role
- He FengtianShen BinSupport Role
In the late 1920s, the Yi family, the giants of Shanghai's department stores, encountered a succession crisis.
When Yi Xinghua's only son, Yi Zhongjie, abandons business to pursue medicine, he decides to choose an heir from among his eldest daughter, Zhong Ling, his second daughter, Zhong Yu, and his youngest daughter, Zhong Xiu.
Zhong Ling is a lady from a famous family, elegant and quiet. Zhong Yu was raised by her grandfather, a South Sea magnate, and is smart and capable. Zhong Xiu studied in America, romantic and naive.
The three girls have different mothers, different temperaments, and different upbringings. In order to inherit the department store, they repeatedly make strange efforts to show their strengths.
Yi Xinghua did not expect "the three phoenixes to return to the nest" caused a huge storm. Fearing of hurting the relationship among them, he delayed the selection of the final heir.
During the "isolated island" period in Shanghai, Yi Xinghua grasped the opportunity to make the Xing Hua Department Store flourish, and half of the proceeds from the operation were used to help the victims in Shanghai.
But the good times did not last long, the Japanese invaded Shanghai in 1941, Yi Xinghua was killed for supporting anti-Japanese patriotic activities and resisting Japanese solicitation.
Xing Hua Department Store lost its helmsman and suffered repeated "heavy blows", and fell into a "stormy situation".
In order to realize their father's long-cherished wish of industrial prosperity, Yi's children were finally able to unite and overcome the difficulties together.