Yang Yang (above, left) as Hei Fengxi and Zhao Lusi as Bai Fengxi in wuxia series Who Rules the World on Netflix. Photo: Netflix
Yang Yang (above, left) as Hei Fengxi and Zhao Lusi as Bai Fengxi in wuxia series Who Rules the World on Netflix. Photo: Netflix
Stephen McCarty
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Martial arts and courtship in Who Rules The World, Netflix wuxia series

  • You can’t have a martial arts epic without a love story to underpin all that action, can you? Yang Yang and Zhao Lusi play star-crossed fighters on Netflix
  • The wooing is more overt in season two of HBO’s Gentleman Jack, based on the life of a trailblazing lesbian landowner in northern England in the 19th century

Yang Yang (above, left) as Hei Fengxi and Zhao Lusi as Bai Fengxi in wuxia series Who Rules the World on Netflix. Photo: Netflix
Yang Yang (above, left) as Hei Fengxi and Zhao Lusi as Bai Fengxi in wuxia series Who Rules the World on Netflix. Photo: Netflix
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