CPOP HOME collects the best Chinese dramas which the genres and plots are similar to Ode to Joy 3.
Urban, Romance, Life
Jiang Shuying, Yang Caiyu, Karlina Zhang
The challenges that life brings continue, and the five girls from the Ode to Joy community on the 22nd floor are facing new challenges and opportunities in their careers, lives, and relationships. Yezhenzhen has started a relationship with Dai Wei, and they get along very well. However, as someone who is devoted to scientific research, she inevitably gets caught up in various work-related criticisms and the tug-of-war between two families. Fang Zhiheng has finally emerged from her past shadows, but her personality has also gradually changed. This lively group on the 22nd floor has brought out her softer side. Zhu Zhe has repeatedly been suppressed by her superiors, but she believes that there is always a way out. There are many fields in a society where ordinary people can shine. He Minhong is still experiencing more setbacks, and under the influence of her boyfriend, she is drifting away from the girls on the 22nd floor. Yu Chuhui has invested more energy into her work and has finally overcome the confusion she felt since graduating. The 22nd floor is like a safe haven. Although there are occasional disputes and doubts among the five girls, they mostly understand and care for each other. They give each other help, sincerely exchange opinions, and face the ups and downs of life together. They all grow and transform themselves in their own ways.
School, Romance, Comedy
Xing Fei, Li Hongyi
An Chuxia, a self-reliant girl, lost her mother in an accident and falls into a low point in her life. An’s mother entrusted her daughter to Jiang Yuanyuan, a friend from a wealthy family. In the envy of everyone, An Chuxia moved into the Han family and entered the noble academy as the fiancee of young master Han Qilu. Han Qilu and An Chuxia were disgusted with each other. They target each other at every turn. But, due to Han’s mother’s enthusiasm, they were forced to be tied together. An Chuxia discovered all the shortcomings of the school, and she struggled from the situation of being rejected and bullied by her classmates, and finally won the popularity of her classmates. She led her classmates in Class B to gradually improve themselves, making those who were already used to the life of a loser strive to become better. Unexpectedly, Han Qilu, Ling Hanyu, and Jiang Chenchuan, three different kinds of boys were attracted to her gradually. However, the challenges that await her are far more than that. All kinds of hidden arrows hiding in the dark corners come to her unexpectedly.
Urban, Life, Comedy
Zhang Han, Wang Xiaochen, Du Chun
Tong Yu, Guo Chong, Li Jiesen and Xiang Xiaofei are four college friends with different personalities and from all over the country, who have gone through their youth together and are now past their prime. In the year 2020 in Shanghai, Tong Yu, an artificial intelligence engineer, Guo Chong, a university teacher, Xiang Xiaofei, a brand shop manager, and Li Jiesen, a chef in a western restaurant, have become mature and reliable, yet all four of them have the same dilemma as men. Tong Yu faces great difficulties in research and development, Guo Chong loses his passion in his stable job, Li Jiesen has difficulty in breaking through the bottleneck, and Xiang Xiaofei struggles and wanders between money and his ideals. The four men face a typical mid-life crisis, supporting each other and seeking a breakthrough amidst the ups and downs. The four men also encounter love in their respective lives. Tong Yu has many emotional ups and downs with Xu Duo, a company executive, Guo Chong and Ai Mi, a graduate, seem to be inseparable, Li Jiesen pursues his idol, the Weibo writer Yue Ziqian, and Xiang Xiaofei has a flash marriage with Liu Shengnan, a businesswoman. The road to romance is far more winding than career. In the end, they embrace their careers, embrace their love, and move towards maturity and a better version of themselves in this best of times.
Urban, Romance, Friendship
Liu Tao, Jiang Xin, Wang Ziwen
Fan Shengmei, who has come to work in Shanghai, shared a suite with Guan Ju’er and Qiu Yingying. They live on the 22nd floor of a mid-range Community called “Ode to Joy” with An Di, a highly intelligent returnee gold collar worker, and Qu Xiaoxiao, a wealthy girl with superb charm. The five girls have very different personalities, each carrying their own difficulties and disappointments from work, love, and family. They get to know each other as neighbors going from speculating about each other to gradually accepting each other and opening their hearts to each other. In the process, they worked together to solve the problems and confusion in each other’s lives and witnessed each other’s growth and transformation in the “magic city” of Shanghai.
Urban, Romance, Comedy
Miles Wei, Hu Yixuan
The drama revolves around He QiaoYan, the CEO of He Group, and Qin Yiyue, a child psychological counselor, and tells the story of Qin Yiyue and He QiaoYan, who got married first and then fell in love. The warm and kind Qin Yiyue gradually cured the lonely and aloof father and son of the He family.
Urban, Romance, School
Li Hongyi, Xing Fei
After a lot of trouble, An Chuxia’s school life is getting more and more smooth, and her relationship with Han Qilu is getting better and better. At this time, Han Qilu’s ex-girlfriend, the genius young designer Xiang Mankui, returns from abroad and becomes Chuxia’s classmate, which makes the calm school life a tumultuous place. Xiang Mankui approaches Chuxia with an ulterior motive, to regain the trust of Qilu. Xiang Mankui and Qilu are getting closer and closer, but Chuxia is sore inside but pretends to be stubborn as usual. Jiang Chenchuan, who is persistently pursuing Chuxia, stands out and fights for her, causing Han Qilu to be jealous and their misunderstanding deepens. When the annual design competition starts, An Chuxia decides to join the competition and pursue her dream. With past bad memory, Qilu is afraid that Chuxia would abandon him and leave him as Xiang Mankui do before. He closes his heart again, becoming a cool guy. Chuxia is tired to deal with this. At the same time, the clues about her birth are also coming to light, and all this seems to throw Chuxia into a glacier full of reefs and danger.
Urban, Romance, Family
Jiang Shuying, Tong Yao, Mao Xiaotong
Gu Jia's life is envied by many people. She has turned her husband from a fireworks programmer into "Mr Xu" and herself into a housewife. But when faced with a family crisis, she chooses to face it head on. Wang Manni is a maverick "rebel", convinced that she deserves better with her good appearance and wisdom, but she also has her own troubles. Zhong Xiaoqin is the ordinary one, married to a husband with an steable career, keeping an ordinary job for herself as an ordinary wife. The couple's economic and social status is reversed overnight, and the marriage between a strong woman and a weak man is instantly thrown off balance, leaving Zhong Xiaoqin with a choice.
Urban, Romance, Life
Victoria Song, Michelle Chen, Lu Yi
Nan Fei and Qi Jiayi are two best friends. Nan Fei is a cosmetic surgeon who returned from studying abroad, coming from a medical family background. She has a sharp personality and a near-perfect relationship with her boyfriend, Chen Fang, who is an elegant and mature art curator. On the other hand, Qi Jiayi is an interior designer for a large decoration company who is overwhelmed by work pressure and engaged with a stable but dull man named Xu Xi. As they approach their thirties, they both realize that there may be a different choice beyond the common standard answer when it comes to the question of marriage. Nan Fei and Qi Jiayi each face their own romantic crises, causing them to return to the dating phase. They fight together in the battle between love and marriage, gaining new insights into themselves, love, and marriage. They both also pursue successful careers and overcome misunderstandings to repair their relationship, supporting each other like family. Together with their partners, Chen Fang and Jiao Yue, they ultimately come to understand what is truly important in life: responsibility, love, truth, and freedom, while facing the dilemma of life.
Urban, Romance, Life
Guan Xiaotong, Bu Guanjin, Dong Siyi
Three years after graduating from university, Luo Yan is introduced by her mother to work in a traditional company not far from home. When people enviys her life, she is tired of the borlling life. Jiang Xiaoguo, who appears to be a glamorous financial elite, working in a high-end office building, actually works overtime every day without a life of her own. The sudden family economic crisis has turned Duan Jiabao from a "rich second generation" to a " poor second generation", and the pressure of taking on debts comes with it. Liang Shuang became the top beauty and skincare anchor on the net, but her career is up and down, and the peak is always accompanied by a low point. Xiaoguo, Dabao, and Liang Shuang move into room 602 of the Xing Fu Hua Ban Li community and become roommates again, and also befriend their new friend Ding Yixuan. In the end, Luo Yan studies abroad to pursue her dream of cartooning; Xiaoguo finds her original intention of working and keep trying to improve herself; Dabao helps her family get through the hard times and gaines new growth; Liang Shuang become a good anchor again and starts her entrepreneurial journey. Although the road of life is always confusing and stumbling, the girls never stop moving forward. It is a 25 years old full of hardships, but also full of light.
Urban, Romance, Comedy
Lin Yushen, Cai Wenjing
Wu You, who stood her boyWu Xiu, who stood her boyfriend up because of a car accident on the day she is going to register their marriage. Her boyfriend breaks up and leaves the country, Wu You is heartbroken and dedicates her to work, but meet He Xiya, who always bickers with her. When she discovers that he is the man who saved her life when she was in a car accident, she bravely pursues her love. The emotional blogger Su Fei, who has captured thousands of followers with her impeccable technical theories on love. But she is actually an emotional novice. When she has a credibility crisis, she has a warm man, Xiong Xingyi, with her luckily. After she unravels her first love knots, they are finally together. Lu Man, a proclaimed celibate who finds marriage troublesome and unreliable, meets Lin Qing and is drawn to him. Lin Qing can’t help but fall in love, and eventually, the lovers finally come together. Qian Jiayi, a feminist elite in the workplace, accidentally marries Lin Yueda in a flash and gets into a messy marriage. They are eventually separated due to a difference in values. When she meets Hao Jun, who is also a powerful man, they confronted each other and leads to a spark of love. Along the way, the four girls support each other in their careers and love and grow together, understanding that if you live well, happiness will be waiting for you not far away.
Urban, Romance, Comedy
Xing Zhaolin, Liang Jie
Chen Jiaxin is a new-coming assistant in a law firm, and Wang Xiyi is a corporate heir with an elite education. They met by chance on a cruise to the Bahamas. They quickly entered into a marriage accidentally. After the marriage, Chen Jiaxin was pregnant and was determined to give up her job to devote herself to her family. They also developed a mutual affection for each other during their time together. After the accidental miscarriage, Chen Jiaxin left to study in Hungary. After a series of trials and tribulations and with the help of friends, she eventually grew up to be a new potter. After missing his lover for three years, Wang Xiyi waited in silence and learned that a mature man should take responsibility for his family and career. After a chance reunion with Chen Jiaxin in Hungary, he was finally forgiven. They grew up together through all the difficulties in life.
Urban, Romance, Family
Liu Tao, Du Chun
Xiao Yan, an independent woman in the workplace, is determined to enter the top echelons of the Sia Group and create a domestic original make-up brand. As a result of her outstanding performance, she was appointed to take charge of the maternal and infant product which is more promising. This is a great challenge for Xiao Yan, who preaches that true love is only for you and insists on being a dink. With the help of her best friend Yuya, a full-time mother, Xiao Yan gradually understands the difficulties and hardships of motherhood, and her strong and independent values gradually change Yuya’s dependent and clingy personality. As Xiao Yan prepares for her project, her fellow competitor Chen Jiaorui has to withdraw due to her pregnancy. When Chen Jiaorui returns to the workplace after giving birth and is anxious about balancing family and work, it is Xiao Yan who helps Chen Jiaorui regain her confidence and confirms that her love for her child is selfless and sincere. At the same time, Xiao Yan is moved by the love of the two mothers and learns to love her family and friends, respect her mother, learn to “think differently” and understand the meaning of “true love”. In the end, three women with different standpoints, with their love and perseverance, join hands to start their own business, support each other and explore together to build an inspiring life.
Urban, Romance, Life
Xu Lu, Chen Duling
Gu Qiao and Yuan Ge are a pair of good friends from a small town. After graduation, one chose to stay in Shanghai and work hard, while the other chose to go back to the small town to be a good wife. As they approach thirty years of age, they encounter unprecedented difficulties. Yuan Ge, who has focused only on her work for many years and neglected her emotional life while her health is in trouble, starts to try to change herself. Gu Qiao compromises for love for eight years, but in the end, only to get a divorce agreement, she is determined to restart her career. These two sisters have very different personalities, but they are both tough and brave, not afraid to fall down. In a metropolis like Shanghai, which is full of opportunities but also easy to lose, they persevere and work together to overcome life's challenges. They help each other and make each other successful. In the end, they are both successful in their respective professional careers and emotional life, completing their youthful transformation together and ushering in their new 30s.
Urban, Romance, Life
Luo Jin, Zheng Shuang
At the end of the 1990s, Zhang Changgong, who works in an IT company, has his first taste of success in the Internet business sector thanks to his excellent professional skills. While his career is rising, Changong falls in love with a brilliant college girl, Li Muzi. At the same time, his best friend Han Dong goes abroad to study and Wei Xiaoshan prepares to study for a Ph.D. However, the bubble of the Internet industry bursts in the early 21st century, causing the three brothers to suffer a major blow. The pressure of life and the expectations of his lover make Changgong quickly adjust his mindset, after multiple attempts, he becomes a well-known online writer with his excellent writing and rich experience, and his relationship with Muzi is finally fulfilled after many trials. Han Dong and Wei Xiaoshan are also looking for a way forward in the increasingly mature Internet industry.
Urban, Romance, Drama
Jiang Shuying, Liu Mintao, Peng Yuchang
Xu Jie, a female lawyer, is invited by Li Gongming, a partner of Ming Tang Law Firm as a trainee lawyer because of her emotional and career setbacks in her original city. Xu Jie’s main task is to investigate the bribery case of another partner of the firm, Chen Wenguang and to make a fresh start in a new environment. Xu Jie is assigned to the legal aid department and becomes a colleague of Chen Ran, who is the daughter of Chen Manguang. Chen Ran has been secretly investigating since her father was imprisoned, and after Xu Jie comes to the firm, the two lawyers with different philosophies gradually get to know each other, and with the successful resolution of one entrusted case, they trust each other as confidants. As the investigation continues, Chen Ran discovers the real reason why Xu Jie come to the firm, and this workplace friendship seems to have turned into a conspiracy. As the law firm continues to experience accidents, they are bound together by fate. After redeeming each other, they join forces to find out the truth and finally learn the truth about the bribery case.
Urban, Family, Life
Qin Lan, Deng Jiajia
Su Fei and An Ning, who have very different personalities, are in sympathy with each other as Su Fei's family breaks up. The two single mothers form the "She Alliance" and "fight back"! They heal each other's emotional wounds and "unlock" new lives together.
Urban, Romance, Friendship
Zhou Yutong, Ren Suxi, Sun Qian
Qiao Xichen, who has been smart and motivated since childhood. She studied hard all the way and was admitted to the College in Beijing and later she worked in Beijing. She worked diligently and pragmatically and lived a good life. The sudden death of her best friend, Hu Jingjing, shattered her peaceful life. Qiao Xichen faced the loss of Hu Jingjing together with her best friend Xu Yan and Hu Jingjing’s cousin Ji Nanjia and continued to live with her memory of Hu Jingjing. Qiao Xichen’s company parachuted in the leader Jian Yifan and announced layoffs. While the project she was in charge of had a sudden situation. With her own efforts and the help of her colleagues, she got through it and got together with Jian Yifan. The former boss returned, Qiao Xichen was transferred from the core position, she was not anxious, did her job well, but also found a new career direction. Ji Nanjia’s company had an operational crisis due to changes in market demand, she searched for new business opportunities from her life and went to a new peak in her career while gaining true love. Xu Yan stayed in Beijing for her local boyfriend but broke up with him due to differences in consumer attitudes. She eventually waked up and gave up her pursuit of glitz and glamour to find her true value in life. All of them understood the meaning of optimism and hard work and move on to a new life.
Liu Tao, Jiang Xin, Wang Ziwen
The New Year has arrived, and new problems for everyone on the 22nd floor of Ode to Joy have come one after another. An Di has new emotional possibilities because of Bao Yifan but also faces new problems from her birth and the Bao family. Fan Shengmei tries to start a new life, but it is still difficult to get out of the family “quagmire”, relying on Wang Bochuan for everything. Qu Xiaoxiao and Dr. Zhao still have differences, and the seemingly stable family relationship of the Qu family is in crisis. Qiu Ying Ying is infatuated with Yin Qin, but her emotional experiences are unacceptable to Yin Qin. Guan Ju’er encounters a young rocker, Xie Tong, and falls in love, but is met with fierce opposition from her parents. The five girls care for each other in the midst of bumps and bruises, and eventually, An Di and Bao Yifan come together to face and solve the problems of An Di’s birth and the trouble from the Bao family. Fan Shengmei gradually faces up to herself, solving her family problems and deciding to bear “the storm” together with Wang Bochuan. Qu Xiaoxiao and Dr. Zhao learn to live in harmony and successfully save her family relationship from disintegration. Qiu Yingying moves Ying Qin with her true heart and they walk into the marriage hall together. Guan Ju’er is determined to keep on herself and bravely pursue her love. The five girls face the trials and tribulations of life together and grow further.
Urban, Youth, Comedy
Shen Yue, Zhang Ruonan, Leon Leong
On September 1st, the four 18-year-old girls from different places, Xia Langlang, Fan Xiaoyu, Huangfu Shumin, and Yang Jiaqian, started their joyful college life in the journalism department. The four of them had constant friction because of their personalities and habits. After growing and metamorphosing together, they eventually understood each other and became close friends. Fan Xiaoyu has been trying her best to be self-reliant because she wanted to get rid of her father’s shackles. In the process of starting a business with her senior Fan Qingzhou, they got closer and closer and understood how to love. Huangfu Shumin and Chongqing boy Zhou Yu grew up in a mutual love-hate relationship and learned to be independent while reaping love.
Historical, Fantasy, Romance
Bai Jingting, Tian Xiwei, Chen Xiaoyun
A marriage election brings girls from all over the world together in Xin Chuan. Yin Zheng, the sixth young master of Xin Chuan, and Li Wei, who only wants to work hard to lose the election and live comfortably in her hometown, accidentally meet and start a new and interesting life together with many problems. As Yin Zheng sets up his own house and enters the court, they gradually develop a mutual understanding, and spend lives together, growing up with other siblings of different personalities and destinies, writing together the warm daily life of the Xin Chuan family.
Bi Wenjun, Wu Xuanyi, Zhai Xiaowen
The 25-year-old librarian Zeng Li meets the deputy chief dentist Ai Jingchu due to orthodontic treatment, they experience snowy nights together, hide-and-seek in welfare house, pirate ship New Year’s Eve, etc. From misunderstanding to acquaintance, they slowly walked into the other’s heart. When they are ready to confess to each other, Yu Yi, the best friend of Ai Jingchu, whom Zeng Li has been waiting for ten years to be her “first love”, returns to China and starts a fierce pursuit of Zeng Li. After reading Zeng Li’s novel “The Story of Yu and Small Fish”, Ai Jingchu misunderstands that the person Zeng Li loves in her heart has always been Yu Yi, so he abandons his plan to confess his love and decides to go on a medical aid mission in Africa. However, Yu Yi’s sudden confession makes Zeng Li more clear in her heart and she returns to Ai Jingchu’s side without hesitation, and they finally become a couple.