A popular Chinese folklore tells of how the Jade Emperor, the king of gods, expelled the angels Golden Boy and Jade Girl from heaven to the human world. There, they are cursed to a romance that spans seven lives, during which they could never be together. Gao Bing Bing (Cindy Lien) is a modern-day woman who believes she is the reincarnated Jade Girl. When she is reunited with two childhood friends, Wang Zhen (Lego Li) and Li Ru Long (Gabriel Lan), can she determine which is her Golden Boy and break the ancient curse? “The King of Romance” is a 2016-2017 Taiwanese drama series.