After Dark

Featuring, and inspired by Singaporean horror writers from Wattpad, this horror anthology will share the stories surrounding familiar beings not unknown in Singapore - the Pontianak, the Penanggalan , Nasi Kang Kang and the Ox-Head and Horse-Face Guardian of Hell and more. This racially diverse series follows a different protagonist every episode, whose seemingly regular life will be overturned by the supernatural. The characters will learn what it means to be a better human and if you don’t, let’s just say, beware of karma… Want to see more victims of the supernatural? Catch three of the same stories from Wattpad rewritten into a 10-episode podcast on meLISTEN.

Featuring, and inspired by Singaporean horror writers from Wattpad, this horror anthology will share the stories surrounding familiar beings not unknown in Singapore - the Pontianak, the Penanggalan , Nasi Kang Kang and the Ox-Head and Horse-Face Guardian of Hell and more. This racially diverse series follows a different protagonist every episode, whose seemingly regular life will be overturned by the supernatural. The characters will learn what it means to be a better human and if you don’t, let’s just say, beware of karma…

Ep 1 Ma
43 mins

Isolated and forced to strict bed rest in a posh hospital room, a pregnant teenager realizes that she is not entirely alone. Haunted by a Pontianak — the ghost of a woman who died at childbirth — she now has to uncover the true reason for the haunting or risk her sanity forever. Inspired by the Wattpad story “Stillborn – The Legend of Pontianak”.

Ep 1 Ma

Isolated and forced to strict bed rest in a posh hospital room, a pregnant teenager realizes that she is not entirely alone. Haunted by a Pontianak — the ghost of a woman who died at childbirth — she now has to uncover the true reason for the haunting or risk her sanity forever. Inspired by the Wattpad story “Stillborn – The Legend of Pontianak”.

Ep 2 Dinner Date
44 mins

"Dinner Date" is a fresh and twisted take on the time loop escapist genre. Junjie is a happy man with a successful career and loving wife. One day, he finds himself caught up in an endless loop that always ends with him getting murdered by his cherished wife. With each death, he must now find a way to stop his loving wife and eventually uncover the shocking truth behind the strange occurrence.

Ep 2 Dinner Date

"Dinner Date" is a fresh and twisted take on the time loop escapist genre. Junjie is a happy man with a successful career and loving wife. One day, he finds himself caught up in an endless loop that always ends with him getting murdered by his cherished wife. With each death, he must now find a way to stop his loving wife and eventually uncover the shocking truth behind the strange occurrence.

Ep 3 36, Eden Park
43 mins

Ex-model Elly Nadar is living her “happily ever after” with her family. Everything changes when they take in a new maid who may be hiding a secret or two of her own. As Elly slowly begins “losing” her family, she decides to investigate the true identity of her maid…and how your past will always come back to haunt you. Inspired by the Wattpad story “Nasi Kangkang – The Maid with Black Magic”.

Ep 3 36, Eden Park

Ex-model Elly Nadar is living her “happily ever after” with her family. Everything changes when they take in a new maid who may be hiding a secret or two of her own. As Elly slowly begins “losing” her family, she decides to investigate the true identity of her maid…and how your past will always come back to haunt you. Inspired by the Wattpad story “Nasi Kangkang – The Maid with Black Magic”.

Ep 4 Delivery
45 mins

What happens when you step on food offerings during 7th month? Leslie, a food deliveryman, is about to discover the consequences after doing exactly just that. Developing visions of strange entities trying to reach out to him, Leslie soon discovers his third eye and is the only one who can "see" things that others can't. When Leslie meets Eileen, a recluse living all by herself, he discovers that they are somehow haunted by the same ghost and...

Ep 4 Delivery

What happens when you step on food offerings during 7th month? Leslie, a food deliveryman, is about to discover the consequences after doing exactly just that. Developing visions of strange entities trying to reach out to him, Leslie soon discovers his third eye and is the only one who can "see" things that others can't. When Leslie meets Eileen, a recluse living all by herself, he discovers that they are somehow haunted by the same ghost and...

Ep 5 The Promise
46 mins

A young couple has to battle an ancient horrific monster that is coming after their unborn child. 'The Promise' is a fresh and modern take on 'Penanggal', the famous 'flying head ghost' from the Malay mythology. When pregnant women are reportedly being attacked and killed by a mysterious entity in the night, a young couple, Harry and Mel, finds themselves on a downward spiral journey to save their marriage and their baby. Inspired by the Wattpad

Ep 5 The Promise

A young couple has to battle an ancient horrific monster that is coming after their unborn child. 'The Promise' is a fresh and modern take on 'Penanggal', the famous 'flying head ghost' from the Malay mythology. When pregnant women are reportedly being attacked and killed by a mysterious entity in the night, a young couple, Harry and Mel, finds themselves on a downward spiral journey to save their marriage and their baby. Inspired by the Wattpad

Ep 6 Screen (Finale)
39 mins

Jayven Soh is a young filmmaker whose career is about to take off. But tonight — tonight — his future and life will be on the line as he is haunted by the ghost of a past love. A bizarre haunting told through a computer screen, Screen is about the past and how we can never ever outrun it no matter how hard we try…

Ep 6 Screen (Finale)

Jayven Soh is a young filmmaker whose career is about to take off. But tonight — tonight — his future and life will be on the line as he is haunted by the ghost of a past love. A bizarre haunting told through a computer screen, Screen is about the past and how we can never ever outrun it no matter how hard we try…

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Additional Information

After Dark
Broadcasted2021
Genresdrama
Seasons1
Suitable for persons aged 16 and above