Number of Episodes:20
Language: Chinese (Cantonese)
Chinese Title: 桌球天王
Average Rating: (out of 3 ratings)
The King of Snooker is a 20-episode drama series produced in Hong Kong in 2009. The story arc is about an aging champion snooker player, Yau Yat Kiu, who unexpectedly retires from the game, disappointing his fans and puzzling his daughter. She gets the idea that this is only a ploy to discover a true and worthy student of the game to take his place as champion. These suspicions are confirmed when her father takes in and begins to train a younger player, Kan Tze Him, who has potential and who also begins to develop feelings for the daughter. She, in turn, has her romantic eye on her father's longtime rival, Lui Kin Chung. Master and student, father and daughter, champion and rival, all eventually resolve their differences on the snooker table.
This series is an absolute blast. It is one of those easy-going light-hearted serials we expect from TVB these days. As you can guess from its name, the series is all about snooker. But as a snooker enthusiast you might be disappointed with the lack of realism in the snooker scenes. After all this isn't realistic snooker like you see in those World Snooker Championship matches. It's super-powered fantasy snooker! Consider how wuxia differs from traditional...Add a Review read more
Introduction: Well from the title and picture it is clearly about snooker. So I would would say if your not a big fan of snooker then this drama series may not be really suited to you. Or watch it if you really like the actors and actresses in this drama. For me I’m quite a fan of snooker, and secondly I enjoy watching snooker so this drama was something different to other TVB series. Storyline: So the series starts off by showing a...Add a Review read more