Trinity Of Shadows《第三佈局: 塵沙惑》will be premiering with two back-to-back episodes every Sunday at 9pm from 13 June on HBO GO and HBO (Astro Ch 411 HD). The series follows a murder investigation that leads righteous detective Tze-Wei, an up-and-coming public official Chi-Hsiao, and rookie policeman Chia-Hao into a dark labyrinth of power play. As the trio close in on the truth, they are inextricably intertwined and forced to confront their demons linked to a cold case from three years ago.
Starring alongside an award-winning trio of Taiwanese actors Kaiser Chuang 《莊凱勛》 (“The Road Home”; “Maverick”), Sandrine Pinna 《張榕容》 (“Yang Yang”; “Touch of the Light”) and Liu Kuan-Ting 《劉冠廷》 (“A Boy Named Flora A”; “A Sun”), other cast members of the 15-episode hour-long crime drama series include Malaysian actor Frederick Lee 《李銘忠》 (“Midnight Food Store”; “The Scoundrels”), Huang Wei-Ting 《黃薇渟》 (“Love, Timeless”; “Wacko at Law”), Ouyang Lun 《歐陽倫》 (“Killed by Rock and Roll”; “Bad Boy Symphony”), Wang Tzu-Chiang 《王自強》 (HBO Asia Original “Dream Raider”; “It’s Drizzling”), Ray Fang 《范瑞君》 (“Moonglight Romance”; “Get Together”), Peggy Tsang 《曾珮瑜》 (“Revenge of the Factory Woman”; “Parking”), Wei Man 《魏蔓》 (“Brave to Love”; “Sweet Family”), Jason King 《喜翔》 (“Dad’s Suit”; “Ohong Village”) and member of the popular Canto-pop boy band MIRROR, Stanley Yau 《邱士縉》 (“We Are the Littles”; “Who Sells Bricks in Hong Kong”).
Hsu Tze-Wei 徐梓薇 (played by Sandrine Pinna 張榕容)
Tze-Wei is a righteous detective who doesn’t compromise her morals. Despite being pressured to stop the investigation on the assault case involving the son of a prosecutor, she continues to pursue the matter, even if it means getting suspended. As she uncovers a series of conspiracies that are linked to a cold case from three years ago, she is forced to face her own demons.
Yang Chi-Hsiao 楊啟逍 (played by Kaiser Chuang 莊凱勛)
Succeeding his father as the city councillor, Chi-Hsiao is a well-liked and respected political figure known for his professionalism. As he prepares for his re-election campaign, Chi-Hsiao is met with waves of setback threatening his career – and his life.
Chen Chia-Hao 陳家豪 (played by Liu Kuan-Ting 劉冠廷)
A perceptive rookie police officer from Tze-Wei’s precinct. His quick wit and street-smarts make up for his lack of experience in the force. Driven by personal reasons, he joins Tze-Wei in a murder investigation.
Hu Ta-Dong 胡大東 (played by Frederick Lee 李銘忠)
Ta-Dong is a notorious, wanted fugitive with an extensive criminal history. After laying low for three years following his narrow escape from the police, he resurfaces for an unknown reason that will bring about grim consequences.
Lin Ming-Chieh 林明杰 (played by OuYang Lun 歐陽倫)
Ming-Chieh is a privileged and arrogant brat from a wealthy family who splurges on whatever he wants. Overindulged by his protective chief prosecutor mother, he is often sheltered from the consequences of his reckless and lawless actions.
Chang Ching-Yao 張敬堯 (played by Stanley Yau 邱士縉)
A Hong Kong native who is in Taiwan to attend graduate school. Following his chance meeting with Tze-Wei during an investigation involving his neighbour, the two become good friends. Outside of his interactions with Tze-Wei, Ching-Yao is a mysterious man who seems to be hiding something.
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