|Tiger Mom Blues|
|Also known as||Kiss My Good Mother|
Can You Kiss Me?
|Created by||Kwan Wing-chung|
|Written by||Lo Mei-wan|
|Theme music composer||Alan Cheung|
|Opening theme||"Everlasting Love" (不變的愛)|
by Edwin Siu
|Country of origin||Hong Kong|
|No. of episodes||20|
|Executive producer||Kwan Wing-chung|
|Running time||45 minutes|
|Original network||TVB Jade|
|Original release||6 February –|
3 March 2017
|Tiger Mom Blues|
|Cantonese Yale||Chānchān ngóh hóu mā|
|Literal meaning||"Kiss my good mother"|
Tiger Mom Blues (Chinese :親親我好媽; pinyin :Qīnqīn wǒhǎo mā; Jyutping :Can¹can¹ngo⁵hou²maa¹; Cantonese Yale :Chānchān ngóh hóu mā) is a 2017 Hong Kong television drama produced by Kwan Wing-chung and TVB. It premiered on TVB Jade in Hong Kong and Astro On Demand in Malaysia on 6 February 2017. The series covers the tiger mother phenomenon,where children are deeply influenced by a strict and autocratic parenting style. The final episode aired on 3 March 2017,totalling 20 episodes. It stars Elena Kong,Ben Wong,Sharon Chan and Michelle Yim.
Raised by "Tiger Mom" Eliz Yu,stay-at-home mom Natalie Cha,who is deeply influenced by her strict upbringing,adopts an autocratic parenting style to raise her two daughters. It leads to resentment among them,especially for her elder daughter Venus Yim. Meanwhile,her husband Yim Ha,who has a softer approach in raising their children,faces a midlife crisis and the temptation of an extramarital affair,which estranges the couple.
Despite being extremely strict with her children,Natalie is very tough and often contends with another member of St. Gabriel School's parent-teacher association (PTA),Rebecca Yuen. The two eventually become friends,thanks to Natalie's friend and the dean of discipline at St. Gabriel,Claire Man.
Natalie wants her children to be successful academically,but finds out that Venus is dating Claire's younger brother,Hayden Man. Eventually,a secret Natalie has been keeping for over a decade comes out into the open,souring the mother-daughter relationship.
The following is a table that includes a list of the total ratings points based on television viewership. "Viewers in millions" refers to the number of people,derived from TVB Jade ratings,in Hong Kong who watched the episode live.
|#||Timeslot (HKT)||Air date(s)||Episode(s)||Avg.||Peak||HK Viewers|
|1||Mon –Fri,8:30 pm||6 –10 February 2017||1 —5||23.8||27.8||1.54|
|2||13 –17 February 2017||6 —10||24.8||29||1.60|
|3||20 –24 February 2017||11 —15||25||TBA||1.62|
|4||27 February –3 March 2017||16 —20||27||31||TBA|
|StarHub TVB Awards||My Favourite TVB Drama||Nominated|
|My Favourite TVB Actress||Elena Kong||Nominated|
|My Favourite TVB Supporting Actress||Koni Lui||Nominated|
|My Favourite TVB Female TV Characters||Elena Kong||Nominated|
|TVB Star Awards Malaysia||My Favourite TVB Drama Series||Nominated|
|My Favourite TVB Actor in a Leading Role||Ben Wong||Nominated|
|My Favourite TVB Actor in a Leading Role||Elena Kong||Nominated|
|My Favourite TVB Actress in a Supporting Role||Koni Lui||Nominated|
|My Favourite TVB Most Improved Actor||Matthew Ho||Won|
|My Favourite TVB Most Improved Actress||Kaman Kong||Nominated|
|My Favourite TVB Drama Characters||Ben Wong||Won|
|TVB Anniversary Awards||Best Drama||Nominated|
|Best Actor||Ben Wong||Nominated|
|Best Actress||Elena Kong||Nominated|
|Best Supporting Actor||Matthew Ho||Nominated|
|Best Supporting Actress||Kaman Kong||Nominated|
|Most Popular Male Character||Ben Wong||Nominated|
|Most Popular Female Character||Elena Kong||Nominated|
|Most Improved Male Artiste||Matthew Ho||Nominated|
|Most Popular Drama Theme Song||"不變的愛" (Everlasting Love) by Edwin Siu||Nominated|
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