Lover, starring Chinese mainland actor Huang Lei, Taiwan stars Barbie Hsu and Peter Ho will hit BTV-4 on Friday.
A meet-the-press conference was held on Monday and all casts and crews of TV plays, including the former Balance Beam Olympic Champion, Liu Xuan, appeared andteamed upto promote the love story.
The classic film has been moved to the big screen three times since 1937, but this is the first time it has been adapted into a TV series.
Chinese mainland star Huang Lei is both the director and leading actor in the TV drama.
The 1995 film version of Phantom Lover, starring late Hong Kong veteran Lesie Cheung, won high acclaim in China.