Assistant of Superstar (2022) Review


The story revolves around an uncultured handsome and popular superstar with Virgo tendencies and obsessive-compulsive disorder, and his intelligent assistant with crowd phobia and acute ability to clean up his mess.

The two of them have their life trajectories turned upside down and changed dramatically because of an accidental collision between the popular but poorly educated flow superstar Wang Yu Xi and the crowd-phobic history student Yuchi Yao. The two of them have their life trajectories turned upside down because of an accidental collision. Yuxi botched an important role interview for an idol to transform into a powerhouse, while Yuchi, who grew up dreaming of becoming a teacher, was also hit by a bad review on the only tutoring platform in her life. In order for Yuxi to win the role, the company struggled to find a schoolteacher to be its literature tutor but never thought that the teacher hired was Yuchi. The two of them have to work hard, hoping to help Yuxi get the first male role in the transformation masterpiece as soon as possible and get out of it as soon as possible. The two get along with the process of conflict constantly, in order to keep the tutoring platform’s five-star rating record, and not to be forced to become a full-time assistant to Yuxi, from then on the little assistant and the big star dislike each other’s hilarious fighting routine.

In the released trailer, the two “torture” each other, the emotional game is full of fun, Sun Zeyuan as the male protagonist Yuxi has a cleanliness fetish temper, in order to fight for an important film role, hired Lu Yang Yang as a highly intelligent literary bully Yuchi Yao Yao to remedy his literature, Yuchi does see no literary background and arrogant and rude of Yuxi, but she has a soft spot, so she has to give in and stay to tutor him and help him win the role. The two of them fight daily, but their emotions warm up in the course of their daily life together.

The narrative rhythm is light and fast, the plot is high sweet on the head, light-hearted style, the two-way running to the feelings of the happy couple type is expected; at the same time, the drama is also the first cooperation between Sun Zeyuan and Lu Yang Yang, actor student VS talented tutor, the ultimate complementary persona, high face and acting skills of the two online challenges together, will certainly produce a different spark.

From the content point of view, the extreme contrast of the persona is the soul of the drama, the main male and female “boss VS assistant” mismatch identity natural sense of story, the two skills point mutual restraint and personality is very collision, the first point of view to build completed; secondly, in the episode presentation, comic-style key emotions presented, each episode to create a god scene continue to enhance watchability; pure natural sweet plot melted in the appropriate plot, sweet but not greasy, a series of seemingly middle-aged operation shaped the episode difference, in the main tone of “sweet pet”, but also to give the story a refreshing, humorous atmosphere.

The sweet drama market has always been high, overly sweet, and routine stems have long been conventionalized, “Assistant of Superstar” returns to the original heart, stand the persona, ramming the story, with real and sincere emotions to trigger the audience’s empathy; the story in addition to love, also portrayed the main male and female seriousness and pursuit of a career, weakening the showbiz flashy, establish positive energy values.

The actor meets the school bully, whether it is a talented tutor with high skills to fix disobedient students or the identity of the oppression, tutor reduced to an assistant, and look at the Valentine’s Day on February 14, the “Assistant of Superstar” officially online, locked Youku, together to see the difference.


  • Drama: Assistant of Superstar
  • Native Title: 天王助理
  • Also Known As: Assistant to Heavenly King, Tian Wang Zhu Li, Tin Wong Jo Lei
  • Genres: Comedy, Romance, Drama
  • Country: China
  • Episodes: 24
  • Airs: Feb 14, 2022 – ?
  • Airs On: Monday, Tuesday
  • Original Network: Youku
  • Duration: 45 min.