Meteor Garden (2018) [Liúxīng Huāyuán] is a Chinese television series starring Shen Yue, Dylan Wang, Darren Chen, Caesar Wu, and Connor Leong. The series is based on the Japanese shōjo manga series Boys Over Flowers, Hana Yori Dango) written by Yoko Kamio, and a remake of the 2001 Taiwanese series also called Meteor Garden (2001). Angie Chai who produced the original Taiwanese series also porduced this series. It is directed by Lin Helong. The series is set in Shanghai and in London.
The series reboot was first broadcast in China on Hunan Television, then made available after its airing to VIP users of its streaming counterpart, Mango TV. The stream was then made available to everyone the day after it aired. Two episodes were released per day on a Monday to Wednesday basis. It is also available globally on Netflix, except for Indonesia, Philippines, and Thailand.
In Meteor Garden (2018) an ordinary teenage girl Dong Shān Cài (Barbie Shu) is admitted into the most prestigious university in the country where she encounters F4, short for Flower 4, an exclusive group of senior guys comprised of four wealthy, handsome, intelligent and arrogant guys including Dào Míng Sì (Jerry Yan), Huā Zé Lèi (Vic Zhou), Měi Zuò (Vanness Wu) and Xī Mén (Ken Chu).