Nancy Wu (胡定欣) and Elaine Yiu (姚子羚) expressed they watched Justice Bao: The First Year (包青天再起風雲) drama every night and discussed about their acting skills during the promotion campaign on 2nd August 2019. Nancy praised it was a special and fresh theme when compared to the usual Justice Bao series and Elaine it was difficult to achieve a breakthrough, and Justice Bao: The First Year (包青天再起風雲) drama was plotted to appeal a younger generation with comedy effects.
When mentioned about the mixed reviews from the netizens, Nancy replied she accepted all criticisms and doubted about the theme with Elaine previously. She said it was a happy collaboration: “Because Raymond Cho (曹永廉) is our team leader, there is many jokes and he even talks about the funny incidents when singing on the stage in Xinjiang. We laugh until tears appear on our faces.” Elaine complimented Raymond that he was talented and could memorise the lengthy dialogues well.