Mata Mata

1949, the Japanese Occupation is over, Singapore has returned to British control, but the people are still struggling to pick up the pieces of their lives. 19 year-old Elizabeth Lee (Cheryl Wee) has just finished her Senior Cambridge exams and her mother, Yoke Lien (Aileen Tan) gives her two choices: find a job or get married. However, Elizabeth's feisty nature gets the better of her and she gets into a scuffle with gangsters, catching the attention of secret society member Lim Seng Hock (Daren Tan) and British officer Henry Ridley (Jason Godfrey).

1949, the Japanese Occupation is over, Singapore has returned to British control, but the people are still struggling to pick up the pieces of their lives. 19 year-old Elizabeth Lee (Cheryl Wee) has just finished her Senior Cambridge exams and her mother, Yoke Lien (Aileen Tan) gives her two choices: find a job or get married. However, Elizabeth's feisty nature gets the better of her and she gets into a scuffle with gangsters, catching the attention of secret society member Lim Seng Hock (Daren Tan) and British officer Henry Ridley (Jason Godfrey).

Ep 1
41 mins

1949, the Japanese Occupation is over, Singapore has returned to British control, but the people are still struggling to pick up the pieces of their lives. 19 year-old Elizabeth Lee (Cheryl Wee) has just finished her Senior Cambridge exams and her mother, Yoke Lien (Aileen Tan) gives her two choices: find a job or get married. However, Elizabeth's feisty nature gets the better of her and she gets into a scuffle with gangsters, catching the ...

Ep 1

1949, the Japanese Occupation is over, Singapore has returned to British control, but the people are still struggling to pick up the pieces of their lives. 19 year-old Elizabeth Lee (Cheryl Wee) has just finished her Senior Cambridge exams and her mother, Yoke Lien (Aileen Tan) gives her two choices: find a job or get married. However, Elizabeth's feisty nature gets the better of her and she gets into a scuffle with gangsters, catching the ...

Ep 2
46 mins

Elizabeth, Hani and Siew Lan decide to join the police, but they have obstacles to overcome. At the academy, they undergo tough training and Elizabeth gets picked on by Lucy (Melissa Faith Yeo) and other trainees. When Betty (Ya Hui), a taxi girl at Happy World Cabaret gets kidnapped, can the girls rescue her in time?

Ep 2

Elizabeth, Hani and Siew Lan decide to join the police, but they have obstacles to overcome. At the academy, they undergo tough training and Elizabeth gets picked on by Lucy (Melissa Faith Yeo) and other trainees. When Betty (Ya Hui), a taxi girl at Happy World Cabaret gets kidnapped, can the girls rescue her in time?

Ep 3
44 mins

Elizabeth and Hani are eager to catch criminals but the police force has different plans for them. Nevertheless, a serial snatch thief on a robbing spree might be the chance to prove themselves if they can nab him. Nosy crime reporter Philip Baptiste (George Young) hounds Elizabeth for an interview, while Siew Lan's brother mixes with bad company.

Ep 3

Elizabeth and Hani are eager to catch criminals but the police force has different plans for them. Nevertheless, a serial snatch thief on a robbing spree might be the chance to prove themselves if they can nab him. Nosy crime reporter Philip Baptiste (George Young) hounds Elizabeth for an interview, while Siew Lan's brother mixes with bad company.

Ep 4
45 mins

Elizabeth is partnered with the sexist Inspector Kong Say Chong (Nicholas Lee) as they investigate the chilling rape and homicide of an innocent schoolgirl. Can she endure his caustic barbs to solve the case without punching his face? Meanwhile, Seng Hock needs to prevent internal strife within the Ang Huay secret society.

Ep 4

Elizabeth is partnered with the sexist Inspector Kong Say Chong (Nicholas Lee) as they investigate the chilling rape and homicide of an innocent schoolgirl. Can she endure his caustic barbs to solve the case without punching his face? Meanwhile, Seng Hock needs to prevent internal strife within the Ang Huay secret society.

Ep 5
41 mins

The police are overwhelmed by fierce riots breaking out across the city when a girl raised by a Malay family is ordered by the court to return to her biological parents. Meanwhile, Hani grows weary of answering phones and Inspector Graham Fletcher (Paul Foster) recommends her for his department. Will she finally get her shot at real police work?

Ep 5

The police are overwhelmed by fierce riots breaking out across the city when a girl raised by a Malay family is ordered by the court to return to her biological parents. Meanwhile, Hani grows weary of answering phones and Inspector Graham Fletcher (Paul Foster) recommends her for his department. Will she finally get her shot at real police work?

Ep 6
43 mins

The police must deal with several cases of vigilante justice meted out by an elusive female gang The Red Butterfly. Tensions rise in Ang Huay over talk of a potential successor for their leader, Kway Pek (Richard Low); and one of the faction heads, Dua Jiak (Adam Chen), is eager for advancement. Meanwhile, Seng Hock encourages Yoke Lien to visit an old friend.

Ep 6

The police must deal with several cases of vigilante justice meted out by an elusive female gang The Red Butterfly. Tensions rise in Ang Huay over talk of a potential successor for their leader, Kway Pek (Richard Low); and one of the faction heads, Dua Jiak (Adam Chen), is eager for advancement. Meanwhile, Seng Hock encourages Yoke Lien to visit an old friend.

Ep 7
44 mins

All eyes are on Ang Huay when the head of Tang Gu Long is found dead. To make matters worse, it is discovered that someone in Ang Huay is dealing in opium. As secrets within Ang Huay are slowly uncovered, how will its leaders manage the fallout?

Ep 7

All eyes are on Ang Huay when the head of Tang Gu Long is found dead. To make matters worse, it is discovered that someone in Ang Huay is dealing in opium. As secrets within Ang Huay are slowly uncovered, how will its leaders manage the fallout?

Ep 8
43 mins

As Ang Huay mourns the loss of one of its leaders, Seng Hock questions his involvement in the gang. Meanwhile, a villager makes a most grisly find – someone's drowned a baby in the well.

Ep 8

As Ang Huay mourns the loss of one of its leaders, Seng Hock questions his involvement in the gang. Meanwhile, a villager makes a most grisly find – someone's drowned a baby in the well.

Ep 9
44 mins

Illegal gambling dens continue to flourish despite the best efforts of the police. They begin an operation to stamp out corruption within the force. Seng Hock attempts to gain Dua Jiak's trust, and Hani faces a tough decision that might forever impact her career.

Ep 9

Illegal gambling dens continue to flourish despite the best efforts of the police. They begin an operation to stamp out corruption within the force. Seng Hock attempts to gain Dua Jiak's trust, and Hani faces a tough decision that might forever impact her career.

Ep 10
43 mins

The cold-blooded murder of a shopkeeper sets off feelings of anger and injustice among villagers as suspicion falls on a widely-hated British officer. Meanwhile, Elizabeth tries to patch things up with Hani and Seng Hock goes to great lengths for Dua Jiak - but just how far will he go?

Ep 10

The cold-blooded murder of a shopkeeper sets off feelings of anger and injustice among villagers as suspicion falls on a widely-hated British officer. Meanwhile, Elizabeth tries to patch things up with Hani and Seng Hock goes to great lengths for Dua Jiak - but just how far will he go?

Ep 11
45 mins

Elizabeth and Hani's relationship deteriorates further when Hani is reassigned to a rural police division and given menial tasks. The rest of the team has to handle yet another series of deadly protests fueled by anti-colonial sentiment.

Ep 11

Elizabeth and Hani's relationship deteriorates further when Hani is reassigned to a rural police division and given menial tasks. The rest of the team has to handle yet another series of deadly protests fueled by anti-colonial sentiment.

Ep 12
43 mins

A rich tai tai turns up dead on the beach, but her valuables are intact, sparking much speculation. Meanwhile, Sadeeq (Erwin Shah Dawson) and Hani work together on a case of a child prostitute, Wee Han tries to match make Seng Hock with Siew Lan, and Elizabeth finally goes on a date with Johnnie Goh. What kind of sparks will fly between them?

Ep 12

A rich tai tai turns up dead on the beach, but her valuables are intact, sparking much speculation. Meanwhile, Sadeeq (Erwin Shah Dawson) and Hani work together on a case of a child prostitute, Wee Han tries to match make Seng Hock with Siew Lan, and Elizabeth finally goes on a date with Johnnie Goh. What kind of sparks will fly between them?

Ep 13
46 mins

Elizabeth and Siew Lan meet cabaret dancer Mona Fong again, under different circumstances. Meanwhile, a gang of robbers are exploiting the frequent blackouts across Singapore to strike terror. Following a lead, Elizabeth investigates an opium dealer.

Ep 13

Elizabeth and Siew Lan meet cabaret dancer Mona Fong again, under different circumstances. Meanwhile, a gang of robbers are exploiting the frequent blackouts across Singapore to strike terror. Following a lead, Elizabeth investigates an opium dealer.

Ep 14
43 mins

A nervous young man surrenders himself at the police station to confess to a killing, but it turns out to be more than the police expected. Meanwhile, Seng Hock makes an important discovery at Elizabeth's home. Sadeeq has a date and Siew Lan has a surprise visitor - who could it be?

Ep 14

A nervous young man surrenders himself at the police station to confess to a killing, but it turns out to be more than the police expected. Meanwhile, Seng Hock makes an important discovery at Elizabeth's home. Sadeeq has a date and Siew Lan has a surprise visitor - who could it be?

Ep 15
45 mins

Yoke Lien becomes concerned when San Gu starts participating in an illegal lottery. Seng Hock makes an important discovery that points to betrayal within his gang. Kway Pek celebrates his birthday, but Dua Jiak has sinister plans for the party.

Ep 15

Yoke Lien becomes concerned when San Gu starts participating in an illegal lottery. Seng Hock makes an important discovery that points to betrayal within his gang. Kway Pek celebrates his birthday, but Dua Jiak has sinister plans for the party.

Ep 16
46 mins

Fate deals a crushing blow on Siew Lan. Meanwhile, a girl and her parents press charges against her doctor for rape and his denial is absolute. Hani helps Graham in his time of need and Siew Lan pursues matters with Elizabeth's help. When liars walk freely, can truth prevail?

Ep 16

Fate deals a crushing blow on Siew Lan. Meanwhile, a girl and her parents press charges against her doctor for rape and his denial is absolute. Hani helps Graham in his time of need and Siew Lan pursues matters with Elizabeth's help. When liars walk freely, can truth prevail?

Ep 17
45 mins

Yoke Lien decides to tell Elizabeth about her past. The police deal with the return of legendary kidnapper Lam Kee Fong, and Ang Huay elects a new leader. Who will rise up to take Kway Pek's place?

Ep 17

Yoke Lien decides to tell Elizabeth about her past. The police deal with the return of legendary kidnapper Lam Kee Fong, and Ang Huay elects a new leader. Who will rise up to take Kway Pek's place?

Ep 18 Season Finale
45 mins

In the season finale of Mata Mata, Elizabeth fights for her life in Ipoh, Hani advances into enemy territory and Siew Lan treads the thin line between justice and vengeance. Meanwhile Seng Hock faces off his most formidable adversary. Who will survive in this final battle?

Ep 18 Season Finale

In the season finale of Mata Mata, Elizabeth fights for her life in Ipoh, Hani advances into enemy territory and Siew Lan treads the thin line between justice and vengeance. Meanwhile Seng Hock faces off his most formidable adversary. Who will survive in this final battle?

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Additional Information

Mata Mata S1
Broadcasted2013
Genresaction and adventure, drama, thriller
Seasons3
Parental guidance advised for young children