When You Be Me is a youth fantasy drama directed by Chen Chang, starring Zhou Yiran, Ma Sichao, and Li Chuan.
The drama tells the story of Mu Xiangxiang, a young girl who suffers from school bullying, and Qiao Nan, a cynical Straight-A-Student from a wealthy family, who have a “self-trip” about their youth.
English Title: When You Be Me
Chinese Title: 反转人生
Genre: Youth, School, Fantasy, Romance
Tag: Body Swap, First Love, Slow Burn Romance, Nice Male Lead, Student, Coming of Age
Duration: 40 min.
Director: Chen Chang
Writer: Pei Li, Haimian Dabao, A Ci, Yi Ling, Li Xiaoqi, Qu Changyu, Xu Shiyu, Lian Zhu
Producer: Zhang Na, Bao Bing, Meng Shuai
Product Company: TENCENT PENGUIN PICTURES
Released Date: 2022-05-05
Watch On: WeTV, 腾讯视频
- Zhou YiranMu XiangxiangMain Role
- Ma SichaoQiao NanMain Role
- Li ChuanQiao RuiSupport Role
- Liang ChaoMu DefengSupport Role
- Wu YahengLi QinghuaSupport Role
- Cao EnqiJiang HaiSupport Role
- Li MingyuanYan ZhiyangSupport Role
- Wang TingLuo MeishengSupport Role
- Liu Ling'erFang LingliSupport Role
- Kong LinElder AuntySupport Role
Mu Xiangxiang, a young girl who suffers from school bullying, and Qiao Nan, a cynical Straight-A-Student from a wealthy family, have a “self-trip” about their youth.
The boy and girl who come from very different families swap souls, realizing that all the worries they had in their youth will be different if they change their perspectives.
Qiao Nan is a rebellious teenager who desperately wants to be loved and cared for. His broken family has made him inept at expressing his feelings since he was a child. He hides with indifference so that he can become strong, but in reality, he is a righteous teenager.
An accidental soul swap causes Qiaonan and Mu Xiangxiang to live in each other’s identities, a new identity and environment make the once loveless teenager gets the true love he has always longed for.
When faced with a very different self, he begins to re-examine his past and present.
As a result of the intervention of Mu Xiangxiang, Qiao Nan regains his family and affection and learns to understand and care, so Mu Xiangxiang also becomes a special existence in Qiao Nan’s heart.