Starring - Richard Low, Mark Lee, Christopher Lee, Chen Liping, Joanne Peh
Synopsis - It's everyone's dream in life to strike lottery at least once. Forsome,it has even become their 'lifetime career' to make this dreamcome true.Richard (Richard Low), Shun (Christopher Lee) and Huang (Mark Lee) arebest of friends in The Best Bet.
Richard,a white-collar executive, aims to be a good father and a goodhusband.However, indecisive and wimpy, he is easily influenced by thepeoplearound him.
Chen Liping plays Richard's wife who isextremely meticulous on moneymatters, especially when it comes toanything that has to do with Shunand Huang. Shun works with Richard inthe same company.
Unlike Richard, Shun is ambitious,outspoken and full of ideas. However,persistently down on his luck,Shun seldom succeeds in what he does.Huang owns a Bak Kut Teh stall. A'super gambler', Huang not only placesheavy bets on 4D, he alsopart-time as a debt collector for the '4DKing'. It is his sister, HuiMin (Joanne Peh), who sees to the runningof the Bak Kut Teh business.
The Best Bet revolvesaround Richard, Shun and Huang whose friendships are put to atest whenone of them struck 4D and decides to keep the winnings all tohimself.What consequences will his choice have on this friendship? A satiricalcomedy, which explores the greed, deceit and also the triumph of thehuman spirits, The Best Bet is about the consequence of our choices, and the path it will take us once we cross that threshold.
Website Link - http://www.mediacorpraintree.com/thebestbet/