The latest ‘Lights. Camera. Singapore’ production — based on the e-book by Noelle — is a loves story a blind billionaire (Star Search 2019 winner Zhang Zetong) and his caretaker (Tay Ying). But there are forces at work trying to split them up. Or something like that. Hossan Leong, Gurmit Singh and ’90s singer Gina Tan co-star in this six-part limited series.
Watch it on:meWATCH from Wed; Channel 5, 9.30pm, from Tue
This Taiwanese soap opera — about a three-generational family living under one roof — is the first Hokken long-form drama to stream on meWATCH. Stars Pan Li Li, Eric Huang, Angel Han and Vicky Zeng. All in all, there are 250 episodes, with episodes to be released in monthly batches of 50.
Catch the ceremony that happened over the weekend where Joanne Peh and Lina Ng won Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress, respectively, for their roles in The Last Madame. The M18 period drama also picked up Best Digital Fiction Programme/Series. Other Mediacorp winners: Galatta 360 was named Best Talk Show.
It’s almost a year since the first COVID-19 case was reported in Singapore on Jan 23. This three-part docu-series looks at how authorities race against time to track down “Patient 1” — a 66-year-old Chinese national from Wuhan — and everyone he came in contact with. New eps on Mondays.
Season finale! Will Yi-Zhi (Chris Wang) and Lisa (Allison Lin) get back together? Or will they go their separate ways? (Actually, we’ve been rooting for them to break up since Ep 1.)
Watch it on:HBO Go; Sun, HBO (Singtel TV Ch 420 & StarHub Ch 601), 9pm
The White Tiger
Oscar-buzzy drama about a lowly driver (newcomer Adarsh Gourav) — for a rich couple (Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Rajkummar Rao) — who uses his wit and cunning ways to make his rise from poor villager to successful entrepreneur in modern India. Based on the New York Times bestseller and 2008 Man Booker Prize-winning novel.
Watch it on: Netflix, Fri
Trafficked with Mariana van Zeller
Follow the award-winning investigate journalist as she explores the inner workings of the world’s most dangerous black markets, starting with a syndicate of phone scammers based in Jamaica and Israel.
Watch it on: National Geographic Channel (Singtel TV Ch 201 & StarHub Ch 411), Fri, 10pm
Fate: The Winx Saga
Live-action remake of the Nickelodeon animated series Winx Club, about five fairies attending a magical boarding school in the Otherworld. There, they must (or rather try to) learn to balance school and personal life.
Watch it on: Netflix, Fri
Photos: The White Tiger, Fate: The Winx Saga/Netflix; Trafficked/National Geographic/Muck Media; The Adventure of the Ring/WarnerMedia