Stay with Me
Also known asAbandon Me, Hold Me Tight
GenreRomance
Drama
Created byTong Hua
Written byQian Jingjing
Xu Ziyuan
Jiang Guangyu
Directed byBilly Tang
Ruan Weixin
Chen Guohua
StarringJoe Chen
Wang Kai
Opening themeStay with Me by Jin Zhiwen
Ending themeWhen Love Comes Knocking by Zhang Bichen
Country of originChina
Original languageMandarin
No. of episodes39
Production
Executive producerYu Yi
ProducersTang Panjing
Wang Li
Chen Ying
Joe Chen
Production locationsChina, France
Running time45 minutes
Production companiesDream Stardom Film and TV Culture Co., Ltd
Release
Original networkHunan TV
Picture formatHDTV 1080i
Audio formatStereophonic
Original release11 December 2016 (2016-12-11) –
2 January 2017 (2017-01-02)

Stay with Me (Chinese: 放弃我, 抓紧我) is a 2016 Chinese television series starring Joe Chen and Wang Kai. The series aired on Hunan TV from 11 December 2016 to 2 January 2017.[1] Streaming rights outside mainland China are owned by Zhong Ju Du Bo.[2]

Synopsis

Due to a near-drowning accident, Li Weiwei (Joe Chen) a famous fashion designer, loses parts of her memory. After she wakes up, her memory begins at the age of 23. The boyfriend in her memory, Chen Yidu (Wang Kai), is now her rival at work, while her childhood best friend, Huo Xiao (Kimi Qiao), is now her fiancé. Weiwei does not believe that she broke up with Yidu and investigates the reason to as why they did. Afraid of losing her and trying to protect her, Huo Xiao tries to hinder her plan in every possible way. After she recalls the full picture, she realizes that busy lives had kept her and her loved ones from the dream they once pursued so passionately. As confrontations and misunderstandings piled up, Yidu broke up with her. At the age of 30, Weiwei is determined to change the way things are going, erasing misunderstandings from the past, erasing conflicts between them, never stopping until she finds love and the dream and heart she once possessed.[3]

Cast

Main

Supporting

Soundtrack

Stay with Me OST
No.TitleSingerLength
1."Stay with Me (放棄我,抓緊我)[4]" (Opening theme song)Jin Zhiwen 
2."When Love Comes Knocking (当爱来敲门)" (Ending theme song)Zhang Bichen 
3."Yes, I do" (Insert song)Joe Chen 
4."Warmth (暖人)" (Insert song)Zhang Lei 

Ratings

Episode # Original air date Average audience share (CSM52) Ranking (timeslot) Average audience share (National Average) Ranking (timeslot)
Ratings Audience share Ratings Audience share
1-2 December 11, 2016 1.233 3.712% 1 1.5 4.74% 1
3-4 December 12, 2016 1.241 3.827% 1 1.45 4.61% 1
5-6 December 13, 2016 1.399 4.313% 1 1.59 5.07% 1
7-8 December 14, 2016 1.412 4.301% 1 1.66 5.21% 1
9-10 December 15, 2016 1.512 4.649% 1 1.68 5.27% 1
11 December 16, 2016 1.034 3.07% 2 1.58 4.36% 1
12 December 17, 2016 1.309 3.87% 1 1.91 5.37% 1
13-14 December 18, 2016 1.469 4.44% 1 1.95 6.18% 1
15-16 December 19, 2016 1.509 4.59% 1 1.89 6.15% 1
17-18 December 20, 2016 1.409 4.23% 1 1.78 5.62% 1
19-20 December 21, 2016 1.421 4.29% 1 1.86 5.80% 1
21-22 December 22, 2016 1.345 4.12% 1 1.77 5.68% 1
23 December 23, 2016 1.019 3.01% 2 1.69 4.77% 1
24 December 24, 2016 1.032 3.11% 2 1.71 4.93% 1
25-26 December 25, 2016 1.4 4.14% 1 1.94 5.93% 1
27-28 December 26, 2016 1.506 4.487% 1 1.93 6.08% 1
29-30 December 27, 2016 1.451 4.36% 1 1.62 5.11% 1
31-32 December 28, 2016 1.442 4.383% 1 1.86 5.86% 1
33-34 December 29, 2016 1.484 4.55% 1 1.87 5.92% 1
35 December 30, 2016 1.203 3.606% 1 - - -
36-37 December 31, 2016 1.911 5.456% 1 3.01 8.72% 1
38 January 2, 2017 1.525 4.392% 1 2.17 6.34% 1
Average 1.419 4.27% - - -

Stay With Me ranked in the top ten highest rated television dramas of 2016.[5]

References

  1. ^ "电视剧《放弃我抓紧我》什么时候播出 播出时间". www.xpgod.com. Retrieved 2016-11-24.
  2. ^ "放弃我抓紧我 — 王凯陈乔恩甜蜜虐狗模式 12.11 中剧独播 即将开启". Zhong Ju Du Bo. Retrieved 2016-12-16.
  3. ^ "电视剧放弃我,抓紧我,放弃我,抓紧我剧情介绍(1-40全集)_电视猫". www.tvmao.com. Retrieved 2016-11-24.
  4. ^ "金志文 - 放棄我,抓緊我 - 電視劇《放棄我,抓緊我》片頭曲". 福茂唱片. 2016-11-30.
  5. ^ "《亲爱的翻译官》领衔!2016年收视率最高的十部电视剧". China Daily. Retrieved 2017-06-13.