Summer x Summer is a Taiwanese drama series, based on the Japanese shoujo manga “Nice Summer” by Yachi Emiko. Manga synopsis – Ouyang Yu Yan meets Xia Ya, for the very first time, she believes they would become best friends. When Xia Ya sees Yu Yan’s one-year-younger brother, Lei, for the very first time, she falls in love with him. But how could a plain girl like Xia Ya attract the attention of Ouyang Lei, a cool bishounen model who has a difficult personality?
Zhou Qiao Shan, the kendo captain, begins to like Yu Yan, but Yu Yan believes he likes Xia Ya. Chen Lang Zhu, one of the kendo boys, decided to send a love letter to Xia Ya. Lei laughs at her knowing that it is the first love letter Xia Ya has ever received.
Lei agrees to continue his career in modelling if only Xia Ya become his manager. Then Lei agrees to join a fashion show in Paris for the summer. Many people were suspicious as to why he went, they suspected that he went only to meet Mao Xiang Ling, his first love!!! He gets into trouble with the famous designer Jiang An Nu and he becomes very angry when Mr. Jiang asked Xia Ya to be his model.
Title: 熱情仲夏 / Re Qing Zhong Xia / Summer X Summer
Episodes: New Year SP + ??
Broadcast network: CTS / GTV
Broadcast period: 2007-Mar-11 to ?? / 2007-Mar-17 to ??
Air time: Sundays 21:30 – 23:00 / Saturdays 21:00
Opening theme song: 你要什么就说 / Ni Yao Shen Me Jiu Shuo by Zi Zi / 字子
Ending theme song: 累了 / Lei Le by Shin
Joe Cheng as Ouyang Lei 歐陽累
Cai Yi Zhen as Xia Ya 夏芽
Ruan Jing Tian as Zhou Qiao Shan 周喬杉
Zhang Yu Chen as Ouyang Yu Yan 歐陽語嫣
Zhang Rong Rong (張榕容) as DiNa 蒂娜
Scott as Kali 凱力
Deng Jiu Yun (鄧九雲) as Mao Xiang Ling 毛翔齡
Tang Yu Zhe as Tian Guang Zhen 田光楨
Huang Hong Sheng as Chen Lang Zhu 陳朗竹
Shin as Sean
Chen Wei Ming (陳為民) as Jiang An Nu 江安奴
Li Li Ren (李李仁) as Gui Long Shi 桂龍士
Guo Ching Chun as Ouyang’s mother 歐陽媽
Xia Jin Ting (夏靖庭) as Xia’s father 夏爸
Chen You Fang (陳幼芳) as Xia’s mother 夏媽
胡桓瑋 as Xia Ji 夏桔
Production Company: Comic Productions Co., Ltd.
Director: Wang Ming Tai