CRADLE OF LIFE - tomorrow 10:30pm
Hosted by Pierre Png and based on true stories, this 8-episode docu-drama series is about life and living in Singapore. Through personalized case studies, each episode aims to strengthen the vibrancy of the Singapore spirit and identity, through dramatic reenactments.
Episode 3 "Get An Education"...
Lee Pan Liang was only 7 when his father walked out on him. He and his mother stayed together but did not have a good relationship. His schoolwork suffered.
Because he was considered to be beyond parental control, he was sent to a Home. A good education was the last thing on his mind. But with financial assistance and encouragement from teachers and staff of the Home, Pan Liang soon turned his life around.