The Vagrant

豹子胆

A drama about Ah Bao, a young man who grew up in a violent environment and how he deals with life after his term in prison. At the age of 21, Ah Bao landed up in jail after his friend and girlfriend betrayed him during a robbery he took part in. While in jail, Ah Bao plotted his revenge against the people who betrayed him. Upon his release from prison, he discovers that his friend is now mentally retarded and that his ex-girlfriend has remarried. He learns that the couple has left behind kids, who are abused by their foster family. Feeling sorry for them, Ah Bao decides to take care of the kids. Ah Bao ends up renting a place from Shushu, a chicken rice seller, who is infamous for her weird temper.

A drama about Ah Bao, a young man who grew up in a violent environment and how he deals with life after his term in prison. At the age of 21, Ah Bao landed up in jail after his friend and girlfriend betrayed him during a robbery he took part in. While in jail, Ah Bao plotted his revenge against the people who betrayed him. Upon his release from prison, he discovers that his friend is now mentally retarded and that his ex-girlfriend has remarried. He learns that the couple has left behind kids, who are abused by their foster family. Feeling sorry for them, Ah Bao decides to take care of the kids. Ah Bao ends up renting a place from Shushu, a chicken rice seller, who is infamous for her weird temper.

Ep 1
46 mins

A drama about Ah Bao, a young man who grew up in a violent environment and how he deals with life after his term in prison. At the age of 21, Ah Bao landed up in jail after his friend and girlfriend betrayed him during a robbery he took part in. While in jail, Ah Bao plotted his revenge against the people who betrayed him ...

Ep 1

A drama about Ah Bao, a young man who grew up in a violent environment and how he deals with life after his term in prison. At the age of 21, Ah Bao landed up in jail after his friend and girlfriend betrayed him during a robbery he took part in. While in jail, Ah Bao plotted his revenge against the people who betrayed him ...

Ep 2
45 mins

Shushu sees Lin Dehua, a qigong master at the coffee shop. To gain her favour, he volunteers to use qigong on Gan Yuan's legs. Jiesen and his girlfriend rent a room from Shushu. It is apparently haunted. Gan Yuan finds out his girlfriend Xiaomin, is seeing Desheng. Although depressed, he gives them his blessings. Bao is looking for Lang's flat in Toa Payoh when he meets Ke-ai and her brother Ke-le. When conned by Ke-ai, he goes after them and...

Ep 2

Shushu sees Lin Dehua, a qigong master at the coffee shop. To gain her favour, he volunteers to use qigong on Gan Yuan's legs. Jiesen and his girlfriend rent a room from Shushu. It is apparently haunted. Gan Yuan finds out his girlfriend Xiaomin, is seeing Desheng. Although depressed, he gives them his blessings. Bao is looking for Lang's flat in Toa Payoh when he meets Ke-ai and her brother Ke-le. When conned by Ke-ai, he goes after them and...

Ep 3
46 mins

Ke-ai and Ke-le are Lang's children. Their grandmother gave them away as she could not take care of them and Lang. Their foster parents abuse them. Gan Yuan meets Xintian while waiting for a taxi. She gives him a lift and urges him not to give up Xiaomin so easily. Shushu reads about Seki's fashion business in the papers and is reminded of the past ...

Ep 3

Ke-ai and Ke-le are Lang's children. Their grandmother gave them away as she could not take care of them and Lang. Their foster parents abuse them. Gan Yuan meets Xintian while waiting for a taxi. She gives him a lift and urges him not to give up Xiaomin so easily. Shushu reads about Seki's fashion business in the papers and is reminded of the past ...

Ep 4
46 mins

Lang's mother tells Bao that Seki gave birth to Ke-ai and Ke-le after marrying Lang. When an accident left Lang brain-damaged, she left the family. Bao beats Dong and his wife for throwing Ke-ai into the rubbish chute. Lang's mother pleads with Bao to take care of the children. Bao gives all the money he has to Lang's mother and takes the children to Xintian's shop for a meal ...

Ep 4

Lang's mother tells Bao that Seki gave birth to Ke-ai and Ke-le after marrying Lang. When an accident left Lang brain-damaged, she left the family. Bao beats Dong and his wife for throwing Ke-ai into the rubbish chute. Lang's mother pleads with Bao to take care of the children. Bao gives all the money he has to Lang's mother and takes the children to Xintian's shop for a meal ...

Ep 5
46 mins

Bao participates in a motorbike race to raise money for the rent. Reminded of the accident that killed her son and injured Gan Yuan, Shushu drives him out of her house. Bao is about to leave when he passes out due to his injuries. Dehua uses his qigong to save him. Meanwhile, Xintian is giving Gan Yuan ideas on how to win Xiaomin back. Sandra betrayed Jiesen and runs away with his money ...

Ep 5

Bao participates in a motorbike race to raise money for the rent. Reminded of the accident that killed her son and injured Gan Yuan, Shushu drives him out of her house. Bao is about to leave when he passes out due to his injuries. Dehua uses his qigong to save him. Meanwhile, Xintian is giving Gan Yuan ideas on how to win Xiaomin back. Sandra betrayed Jiesen and runs away with his money ...

Ep 6
46 mins

Wang Wanshan asks Nana to join him in the 7th month performances. Dehua insults him, who used to be handsome and slim in his heydays. Bao is furious when Shushu refuses to let him smoke in the coffeeshop. Xintian tries to help Gan Yuan, Shushu mistakes her to be the third party. Jiesen returns to Shushu's house and gets into a fight with Bao ...

Ep 6

Wang Wanshan asks Nana to join him in the 7th month performances. Dehua insults him, who used to be handsome and slim in his heydays. Bao is furious when Shushu refuses to let him smoke in the coffeeshop. Xintian tries to help Gan Yuan, Shushu mistakes her to be the third party. Jiesen returns to Shushu's house and gets into a fight with Bao ...

Ep 7
46 mins

Ke-ai refuses to admit to the theft. Though Shushu replaces the money on her behalf, Ke-ai blames her for not playing along with her at the shop. Jiesen is beaten up atht eh place where he is supposed to meet Sandra. Bao takes him home and asks Yiyangzhi to tend to him. When Nana brings up the haunted room, even Bao feels uneasy. Shushu admonishes Bao for being a bad father ...

Ep 7

Ke-ai refuses to admit to the theft. Though Shushu replaces the money on her behalf, Ke-ai blames her for not playing along with her at the shop. Jiesen is beaten up atht eh place where he is supposed to meet Sandra. Bao takes him home and asks Yiyangzhi to tend to him. When Nana brings up the haunted room, even Bao feels uneasy. Shushu admonishes Bao for being a bad father ...

Ep 8
46 mins

Furious at being made use of, Shushu insists Bao move out of her house. Shushu sees Gan Yuan playing basketball with Xintian and warns him not to hurt Xiaomin. Gan Yuan can't bear to tell her about Xiaomin's change of heart. Xiaoma refuses to tell Bao where Seki is. When the latter learns that Bao is looking for her, she asks Du Wei to help her get rid of him. The 'ghost' in Shushu's house is actually Shushu ...

Ep 8

Furious at being made use of, Shushu insists Bao move out of her house. Shushu sees Gan Yuan playing basketball with Xintian and warns him not to hurt Xiaomin. Gan Yuan can't bear to tell her about Xiaomin's change of heart. Xiaoma refuses to tell Bao where Seki is. When the latter learns that Bao is looking for her, she asks Du Wei to help her get rid of him. The 'ghost' in Shushu's house is actually Shushu ...

Ep 9
46 mins

Bao fails to find anything from Lang. He decides not to sell pirated VCDs again. Shushu discovers Ke-le is good in math but lousy with languages. Yiyangzhi is unhappy to see Shushu growing closer to Bao and the children. Nana pays Bao a meagre sum to be her chauffeur during the 7th month performances. She discovers he sings well and that even Wanshan cannot compare to him as he can control the crowds and is streetwise. She begins to fall for him.

Ep 9

Bao fails to find anything from Lang. He decides not to sell pirated VCDs again. Shushu discovers Ke-le is good in math but lousy with languages. Yiyangzhi is unhappy to see Shushu growing closer to Bao and the children. Nana pays Bao a meagre sum to be her chauffeur during the 7th month performances. She discovers he sings well and that even Wanshan cannot compare to him as he can control the crowds and is streetwise. She begins to fall for him.

Ep 10
46 mins

Yiyangzhi warns Shushu against letting an underworld figure stay in the house. He is taken aback when Uncle Biao pays $5000 for a Tibetan master to treat Gan Yuan's legs. Bao exposes Uncle Biao's ploy. He hands the money to Yiyangzhi so that he can get into Shushu's good books. Unfortunately, Shushu doesn't appreciate Yiyangzhi so that he can get into Shushu's good books. Unfortunately, Shushu doesn't appreciate Yiyangzhi's help ...

Ep 10

Yiyangzhi warns Shushu against letting an underworld figure stay in the house. He is taken aback when Uncle Biao pays $5000 for a Tibetan master to treat Gan Yuan's legs. Bao exposes Uncle Biao's ploy. He hands the money to Yiyangzhi so that he can get into Shushu's good books. Unfortunately, Shushu doesn't appreciate Yiyangzhi so that he can get into Shushu's good books. Unfortunately, Shushu doesn't appreciate Yiyangzhi's help ...

Ep 11
46 mins

Bao and Shushu find Ke-ai's and Ke-le's birth certificates and a cassette tape among Lang's belongings. The tape relates how Cecilia had made use of Lang being secretly in love with her to coax him into keeping the loot for himself and betraying Bao and Rocky. Xintian bakes an apple strudel for Gan Yuan and invites Bao, Jiesen, Ke-ai and Ke-le to sing a birthday song to him. Shushu and Xiaomin see Xiantian giving Gan Yuan a birthday kiss ...

Ep 11

Bao and Shushu find Ke-ai's and Ke-le's birth certificates and a cassette tape among Lang's belongings. The tape relates how Cecilia had made use of Lang being secretly in love with her to coax him into keeping the loot for himself and betraying Bao and Rocky. Xintian bakes an apple strudel for Gan Yuan and invites Bao, Jiesen, Ke-ai and Ke-le to sing a birthday song to him. Shushu and Xiaomin see Xiantian giving Gan Yuan a birthday kiss ...

Ep 12
46 mins

Bao is carrying Shushu down the stairs when they realise that Gan Yuan is still inside. Bao rushes upstairs to save Gan Yuan. He aprains his ankle and inadvertently exposes his body when his towel drops. Bao meets Robert, a big-time bookie in Johor and is shocked to learn he is a graduate who used to be the CEO of a company. Jiesen places a heavy bet and loses it all on one race ...

Ep 12

Bao is carrying Shushu down the stairs when they realise that Gan Yuan is still inside. Bao rushes upstairs to save Gan Yuan. He aprains his ankle and inadvertently exposes his body when his towel drops. Bao meets Robert, a big-time bookie in Johor and is shocked to learn he is a graduate who used to be the CEO of a company. Jiesen places a heavy bet and loses it all on one race ...

Ep 13
46 mins

Bao decides to leave home after blurting about his 10-year jail term. Gan Yuan urges his sister to let Bao stay. When Xintian picks Bao and the children up, Shushu runs after them with a bag of ice cream. For the first time in his life, Ke-le opens his mouth and speaks. One night, while driving Nana and Wanshan, Bao sees Cecelia who hides and tells Xiaoma to breaks Bao's legs ...

Ep 13

Bao decides to leave home after blurting about his 10-year jail term. Gan Yuan urges his sister to let Bao stay. When Xintian picks Bao and the children up, Shushu runs after them with a bag of ice cream. For the first time in his life, Ke-le opens his mouth and speaks. One night, while driving Nana and Wanshan, Bao sees Cecelia who hides and tells Xiaoma to breaks Bao's legs ...

Ep 14
46 mins

Bao suspects Ke-le has the ability to predict which race horse will win. He convinces Jiesen to bet on Typhoon. Even Robert is impressed when Bao and Jiesen win a pile within a day. Bao buys a magnetic pillow for Shushu to help her with sleepwalking problem. Bao hits Jiabo with the pillow when the latter insults him for falling for a sales gimmick. Although Shushu scolds Bao, she is touched by his gesture ...

Ep 14

Bao suspects Ke-le has the ability to predict which race horse will win. He convinces Jiesen to bet on Typhoon. Even Robert is impressed when Bao and Jiesen win a pile within a day. Bao buys a magnetic pillow for Shushu to help her with sleepwalking problem. Bao hits Jiabo with the pillow when the latter insults him for falling for a sales gimmick. Although Shushu scolds Bao, she is touched by his gesture ...

Ep 15
46 mins

Yiyangzi causes Shushu to sprain her ankle at the supermarket. Bao tries to help her and they end up kissing each other accidentally after falling. Yiyangzi is peeved. Bao finds Cecilia and drags her to the rooftop of a building. She stalls for time, waiting for Du Wei to save her. Both Bao and Du Wei are hurt in the ensuing tussle. Jiabo sees how concerned Shushu is about Bao when he returns home with injuries ...

Ep 15

Yiyangzi causes Shushu to sprain her ankle at the supermarket. Bao tries to help her and they end up kissing each other accidentally after falling. Yiyangzi is peeved. Bao finds Cecilia and drags her to the rooftop of a building. She stalls for time, waiting for Du Wei to save her. Both Bao and Du Wei are hurt in the ensuing tussle. Jiabo sees how concerned Shushu is about Bao when he returns home with injuries ...

Ep 16
46 mins

Xintian finds out Du Wei left the police force after he was acquited of corruption. Disheng insults Xiaomin. To his surprise, Xintian and Gan Yuan give him a taste of his own medicine. Gan Yuan uses his wheelchair to knock Disheng down when he slaps Xiaomin. In time, Gan Yuan pulls himself together and starts life anew. Xintian keeps her distance having seen him embracing Xiaomin ...

Ep 16

Xintian finds out Du Wei left the police force after he was acquited of corruption. Disheng insults Xiaomin. To his surprise, Xintian and Gan Yuan give him a taste of his own medicine. Gan Yuan uses his wheelchair to knock Disheng down when he slaps Xiaomin. In time, Gan Yuan pulls himself together and starts life anew. Xintian keeps her distance having seen him embracing Xiaomin ...

Ep 17
46 mins

When Bao is beaten up by gangsters, he confronts Robert, knowing Cecilia and Du Wei are behind the assault. Bao is tortured by Du Wei. Cecilia confirms it was she who seduced Lang, betrayed Bao and collaborated with Du Wei to kill Rocky. After giving birth to Ke-ai and Ke-le, she abandoned Lang to be with Du Wei. Lang became retarded after being knocked down by her car ...

Ep 17

When Bao is beaten up by gangsters, he confronts Robert, knowing Cecilia and Du Wei are behind the assault. Bao is tortured by Du Wei. Cecilia confirms it was she who seduced Lang, betrayed Bao and collaborated with Du Wei to kill Rocky. After giving birth to Ke-ai and Ke-le, she abandoned Lang to be with Du Wei. Lang became retarded after being knocked down by her car ...

Ep 18
46 mins

Jiesen lies that Bao was killed after he lost money at the races. Ke-ai blames herself. To everyone's relief, Bao returns alive. Gan Yuan urged Xintian to await his return. Bao tells Shushu it was her voice that kept him alive. When Shushu is away, Bao mans the coffee shop. He attack Jinlang when he reveals to everyone Shushu has only one breast ...

Ep 18

Jiesen lies that Bao was killed after he lost money at the races. Ke-ai blames herself. To everyone's relief, Bao returns alive. Gan Yuan urged Xintian to await his return. Bao tells Shushu it was her voice that kept him alive. When Shushu is away, Bao mans the coffee shop. He attack Jinlang when he reveals to everyone Shushu has only one breast ...

Ep 19
46 mins

Du Wei doesn't know Bao is using Fat Chicken's group to get back at him. When Du Wei has Fat Chicken's men monitored, Bao gives up co-operating with the latter and makes other plans to defeat Du Wei. When Shushu refuses to let Bao take Ke-le out again, Bao tricks Ke-ai into letting the boy go out with him. Ke-ai sees him cajoling Ke-le to come up with the winning combinations ...

Ep 19

Du Wei doesn't know Bao is using Fat Chicken's group to get back at him. When Du Wei has Fat Chicken's men monitored, Bao gives up co-operating with the latter and makes other plans to defeat Du Wei. When Shushu refuses to let Bao take Ke-le out again, Bao tricks Ke-ai into letting the boy go out with him. Ke-ai sees him cajoling Ke-le to come up with the winning combinations ...

Ep 20 Finale
46 mins

Du Wei and Cecilia coax Ke-le into giving them a winning combination. Using a handphone, Ke-ai calls Xintian and Shushu for help. Ke-le is reminded of how Cecilia hd abandoned them. His predictions are inaccurate. Du Wei beats him up. The children run away when Du Wei is on the phone. Bao and Jiesen save them. Shushu runs after Ke-le when he dashes across he street. Recognising the depth of her concern, Ke-ai acknowledges her as her mother ...

Ep 20 Finale

Du Wei and Cecilia coax Ke-le into giving them a winning combination. Using a handphone, Ke-ai calls Xintian and Shushu for help. Ke-le is reminded of how Cecilia hd abandoned them. His predictions are inaccurate. Du Wei beats him up. The children run away when Du Wei is on the phone. Bao and Jiesen save them. Shushu runs after Ke-le when he dashes across he street. Recognising the depth of her concern, Ke-ai acknowledges her as her mother ...

Additional Information

The Vagrant
Released2002
Genresdrama
Seasons1
Parental guidance advised for young children