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Rise of the Great Wall

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Theme music composer  Kwan Sing-yau
Number of episodes  63
Production company  Asia Television
Country of origin  Hong Kong
Genre  Historical Fiction
Cast  Damian Lau
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Written by  Cheung Kwok-yuenYu Hon-wingLeung Chi-mingLeung Kim-ho
Directed by  Au Ham-wanChow Wah-yuFok Chi-kaiChan Toi-yuenTam Sun-yuenLee Ngoi-king
Starring  Tony LiuPetrina FungMichelle YimDamian Lau
Opening theme  Tai Tei Hai Ngo Kiuk Ha (大地在我腳下) performed by Gallen Lo
Languages  Standard Mandarin, Standard Cantonese
Similar  Qin Shi Huang, The Rise and Fall of Qing Dyn, The Great General, The Legendary Fok, Twilight of a Nation

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Rise of the Great Wall is a 1986 Hong Kong television series based on the life of Qin Shi Huang, the First Emperor of China and founder of the Qin dynasty. The series is one of the biggest productions by ATV.



The series follows the life of Ying Zheng, the ruler of the Qin state in the Warring States period, who eventually unified China, established the Qin dynasty, and became the First Emperor of a unified China. The series also includes a subplot about Jing Ke, an assassin who attempted to take the emperor's life.


Note: Some of the characters' names are in Cantonese romanisation.


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