Tuesday Report: Life After Midlife 星期二特写 : 人生下半场

星期二特写:人生下半场

Why is the feeling of self-doubts most unsettling in midlife? What’s the inside story to Marcus Chin's affair then? For unhappy middle age spouses, what went wrong? And is it fair for middle age singles to sacrifice themselves to care for parents? Priscelia Chan shares her recovery from a sudden skin disease as she visits profiles and experts - to discover what it takes to live a life of significance. 人到中年事业遇瓶颈、婚姻失焦或是承受当夹心层的压力?为什么资深艺人陈建彬当年“老牛吃嫩草”?有些已婚者会把中年的疑惑、挫败感都归咎于配偶和孩子;中年单身孝女照顾父母劳心劳力,也可能陷入迷惘失落。《星期二特写》之《人生下半场》,将贯穿主持人曾诗梅自述当年和皮肤病搏斗的惨痛经历,并了解其他中年过来人的经历,寻找创建丰盛人生下半场的条件。

Why is the feeling of self-doubts most unsettling in midlife? What’s the inside story to Marcus Chin's affair then? For unhappy middle age spouses, what went wrong? And is it fair for middle age singles to sacrifice themselves to care for parents? Priscelia Chan shares her recovery from a sudden skin disease as she visits profiles and experts - to discover what it takes to live a life of significance. 人到中年事业遇瓶颈、婚姻失焦或是承受当夹心层的压力?为什么资深艺人陈建彬当年“老牛吃嫩草”?有些已婚者会把中年的疑惑、挫败感都归咎于配偶和孩子;中年单身孝女照顾父母劳心劳力,也可能陷入迷惘失落。《星期二特写》之《人生下半场》,将贯穿主持人曾诗梅自述当年和皮肤病搏斗的惨痛经历,并了解其他中年过来人的经历,寻找创建丰盛人生下半场的条件。

Ep 1 Chasing The Fountain Of Youth – Marcus Chin
23 mins

For two years, Priscelia Chan was hit by a sudden skin disease forcing her to retreat from work, raising soul searching questions about her midlife. 10 years ago, Marcus Chin made headlines when he had an affair with his 24-year-old assistant - is he also facing a midlife crisis? Discover the pitfalls in midlife when one chases after the elusive fountain of youth.

Ep 1 Chasing The Fountain Of Youth – Marcus Chin

For two years, Priscelia Chan was hit by a sudden skin disease forcing her to retreat from work, raising soul searching questions about her midlife. 10 years ago, Marcus Chin made headlines when he had an affair with his 24-year-old assistant - is he also facing a midlife crisis? Discover the pitfalls in midlife when one chases after the elusive fountain of youth.

Ep 2 Marriage Teetering
23 mins

Middle age couples are prone to marriage crisis. Married for 31 years, Joanne See and her husband were fine until her menopause erupts, triggering frequent conflicts. She even feels at one point that the family’s dog is more loved than she is. Badly bruised by divorce in his 40s, Han Teng Juan is worn out by commitments to his parents and children. Alone in his troubles, he longs to find love again.

Ep 2 Marriage Teetering

Middle age couples are prone to marriage crisis. Married for 31 years, Joanne See and her husband were fine until her menopause erupts, triggering frequent conflicts. She even feels at one point that the family’s dog is more loved than she is. Badly bruised by divorce in his 40s, Han Teng Juan is worn out by commitments to his parents and children. Alone in his troubles, he longs to find love again.

Ep 3 Being Single
23 mins

Lydia Goh and “Jiawen” are both administrator in their 50s. Being single, they need to juggle among taking care of aging parents, work responsibilities and personal life. Lydia had an alienated relationship with her father, while “Jiawen” had always sought recognition from her mother. In what ways did family environment shaped Lydia and “Jiawen”’s personality development? What are their midlife challenges?

Ep 3 Being Single

Lydia Goh and “Jiawen” are both administrator in their 50s. Being single, they need to juggle among taking care of aging parents, work responsibilities and personal life. Lydia had an alienated relationship with her father, while “Jiawen” had always sought recognition from her mother. In what ways did family environment shaped Lydia and “Jiawen”’s personality development? What are their midlife challenges?

Ep 4 Life Reset (Finale)
23 mins

A highflyer in a well-paid corporate job, 48-year-old Lai Han Sam is struck by a chance incident leading her to experience existential crisis. Refusing to stay powerless after witnessing environmental issues, civil servant Ong Chun Yeow took action and transformed his personal life. Fear, Priscelia Chan discovers, is what it takes to transform from a life of success to a life of significance.

Ep 4 Life Reset (Finale)

A highflyer in a well-paid corporate job, 48-year-old Lai Han Sam is struck by a chance incident leading her to experience existential crisis. Refusing to stay powerless after witnessing environmental issues, civil servant Ong Chun Yeow took action and transformed his personal life. Fear, Priscelia Chan discovers, is what it takes to transform from a life of success to a life of significance.

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Tuesday Report: Life After Midlife 星期二特写 : 人生下半场
Released2021
Genrescurrent affairs, documentary, info-ed
Seasons1
Suitable For All Ages