Growing Up

It's 1968 and David is part of the second batch to be enlisted into NS, to the distress of Mrs Tay. Meanwhile, Vicky is in a dilemma - should she go to the Teachers Training College or join Whiteley's Department Store to pursue her interest in fashion.

Local English drama goes nostalgic! Rediffusion radio, the wayang, the Beatles..icons which evoke memories of the 60's in this new series. It charts the ups and downs of the Tay family living in the era as seen through the eyes of the second son (Steven Lim). Lim Kay Tong plays the stern patriarch; Wee Soon Hui, the typical stoic mother and Andrew Seow as a James Dean--like rebel.

Ep 1 Yesterday
47 mins

Local English drama goes nostalgic! Rediffusion radio, the wayang, the Beatles..icons which evoke memories of the 60's in this new series.

Ep 1 Yesterday

Local English drama goes nostalgic! Rediffusion radio, the wayang, the Beatles..icons which evoke memories of the 60's in this new series.

Ep 2 Walk Like A Man
47 mins

Local English drama goes nostalgic! Rediffusion radio, the wayang, the Beatles..icons which evoke memories of the 60's in this new series.

Ep 2 Walk Like A Man

Local English drama goes nostalgic! Rediffusion radio, the wayang, the Beatles..icons which evoke memories of the 60's in this new series.

Ep 3 Father Of The Bride
44 mins

With a little help from his friends, the Tays and Ismail, Govinda comes up with a plan to impress his daughter Shanti, her fiance and her future mother-in-law when they fly down to Singapore to see him. The best-laid plans however have a way of going wrong..

Ep 3 Father Of The Bride

With a little help from his friends, the Tays and Ismail, Govinda comes up with a plan to impress his daughter Shanti, her fiance and her future mother-in-law when they fly down to Singapore to see him. The best-laid plans however have a way of going wrong..

Ep 4 Do You Want To Know A Secret?
46 mins

Poh Choo returns and creates a stir in the family. Just when you thought it was safe to give away your first daughter.

Ep 4 Do You Want To Know A Secret?

Poh Choo returns and creates a stir in the family. Just when you thought it was safe to give away your first daughter.

Ep 5 Stand By Me
46 mins

Mr Tay's old classmate comes for a visit. Everyone's excited but soon feel uneasy when they find out he's a leper. However he eventually impresses the family with his strong determination and willpower. David especially learns a lesson or two about life from him when the former encounters a bully in school.

Ep 5 Stand By Me

Mr Tay's old classmate comes for a visit. Everyone's excited but soon feel uneasy when they find out he's a leper. However he eventually impresses the family with his strong determination and willpower. David especially learns a lesson or two about life from him when the former encounters a bully in school.

Ep 6 Guess Who's Coming To Dinner
46 mins

David is accused of stealing in his class. No one believes he is innocent. When he finds out who the real culprit is, he gets a big surprise.

Ep 6 Guess Who's Coming To Dinner

David is accused of stealing in his class. No one believes he is innocent. When he finds out who the real culprit is, he gets a big surprise.

Ep 7 To Catch A Thief
45 mins

Local English drama goes nostalgic! Rediffusion radio, the wayang, the Beatles..icons which evoke memories of the 60's in this new series.

Ep 7 To Catch A Thief

Local English drama goes nostalgic! Rediffusion radio, the wayang, the Beatles..icons which evoke memories of the 60's in this new series.

Ep 8 The Longest Day
46 mins

Gary, David and Vicki attend Ismail's wedding and experience a taste of kampung life. Vicky has the hardest time adjusting. Find out why.

Ep 8 The Longest Day

Gary, David and Vicki attend Ismail's wedding and experience a taste of kampung life. Vicky has the hardest time adjusting. Find out why.

Ep 9 Don't Be Cruel
47 mins

David finds out the real reason why his best friends, Ah Guan, stammers.

Ep 9 Don't Be Cruel

David finds out the real reason why his best friends, Ah Guan, stammers.

Ep 10 Your Cheatin' Heart
46 mins

Mrs Tay suspects her husband is having a fling with a wayang performer while Mei Lee accuses Vicky of stealing her boyfriend.

Ep 10 Your Cheatin' Heart

Mrs Tay suspects her husband is having a fling with a wayang performer while Mei Lee accuses Vicky of stealing her boyfriend.

Ep 11 All Shook Up
47 mins

Local English drama goes nostalgic! Rediffusion radio, the wayang, the Beatles..icons which evoke memories of the 60's in this new series.

Ep 11 All Shook Up

Local English drama goes nostalgic! Rediffusion radio, the wayang, the Beatles..icons which evoke memories of the 60's in this new series.

Ep 12 We Can Work It Out
45 mins

We find out how Mr Tay met his wife. Once upon a time, in a war far, far away, a boy met a girl...

Ep 12 We Can Work It Out

We find out how Mr Tay met his wife. Once upon a time, in a war far, far away, a boy met a girl...

Ep 13 Que Sera Sera (Finale)
46 mins

In this last instalment, Mr Tay is promoted. But happiness in the Tay household is shortlived when he has to work.

Ep 13 Que Sera Sera (Finale)

In this last instalment, Mr Tay is promoted. But happiness in the Tay household is shortlived when he has to work.

Additional Information

Growing Up S1
Broadcasted1998
Genresdrama
Seasons6
Parental guidance advised for young children