Rosy Business

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  • 2009
  • 1 Season
  • 8.3  (104)

Rosy Business is a critically and commercially acclaimed TVB drama series that originally aired in 2009. The show follows the story of Cheng Kau-mui, portrayed by award-winning actress Sheren Tang, a smart and ambitious woman who must navigate the complicated world of business and politics in 1930s Hong Kong.

Cheng Kau-mui is the daughter of a wealthy businessman who passes away, leaving her with a successful textile factory. Against all odds and the wishes of her family, Kau-mui successfully manages her business but must confront numerous challenges as she tries to retain her company's foothold in the competitive business world of Hong Kong.

Throughout the series, Kau-mui is portrayed as a tenacious and resourceful businesswoman. Her intelligence and perseverance allow her to overcome difficult obstacles, but her strength is often tested by a group of greedy businessmen who are threatened by her success.

Along the way, Kau-mui receives unexpected help from unlikely allies, including Leung Shing-Wan, played by Wayne Lai, who is a factory worker and a former ally of her father. She also forms a deep bond with her enigmatic lover, played by Ron Ng, who becomes her biggest supporter in times of difficulty.

The series is renowned for its superb cast, which includes Q7256520, Kitty Lau Kwai Fong, Kiki Sheung, Summer Joe, Suen Kwai Hing, Coson Leung Chi Cheong, Josephine Shum Po Yee, Yueh Hua, Lily Liew, Chang Yi, Suki Chui, Kara Wai, Dia Yiu Ming, Pierre Ngo, Raymond Tsang, Akai Lee, Ricky Lee, Li Shing-cheong, Jonathan Lee, Leung Kin Ping, Oscar Leung, Mikako Leung, Kelvin Leung, Joseph Yeung, Samson Yeung, Cilla Kung, Jess Sum, Deborah Poon, Wang Wei, Wong Wai Tak, Paul Gare, Elton Loo, Nancy Wu, Adam Ip, Angel Chiang, Ceci So, Jayden Kau, Susan Tse, Kwok Fung, Kwok Tak-San, Cheng Fan Sang, Kwong Chor Fai, Dolby Kwan, Kwan Ching, Chloe Nguyen, Chan Min Leung, Calinda Chan, Chan Wing Chun, Suet Nei, Helen Ma, Bryant Mak, Stephen Wong Ka-lok, Hugo Wong, Wong Man Piu, Ben Wong, Brian Wong and Wayne Lai, who won the 2009 TVB Anniversary Award for Best Actor for his role in the series.

In addition to the top-notch performances by the cast, Rosy Business is known for its fascinating storyline and rich production values. The series is set in the 1930s, and the sets, costumes, and makeup are all meticulously designed to convey the authentic feel of that era in Hong Kong.

Rosy Business was an instant hit when it premiered in 2009, and it continues to be a popular show even today. The series has been praised for its strong female lead, engaging storyline, and historical accuracy, and it has won numerous awards, including the Best Drama, Best Director, and Best Actress awards at the 2009 TVB Anniversary Awards.

The show has also spawned a sequel, No Regrets, which follows the character Lau Sing, played by Wayne Lai, who is a supporting character in Rosy Business. The series has been widely acclaimed as a masterpiece of Hong Kong television, and it continues to be a beloved classic for audiences around the world.

Overall, Rosy Business is a must-watch series for anyone who loves well-crafted dramas with a strong female lead, engaging storyline, and superb production values. The show's brilliant performances, historical accuracy, and intricate subplots make it a truly unforgettable viewing experience that will stand the test of time.

Rosy Business is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (25 episodes). The series first aired on April 27, 2009.

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Episode 25
25. Episode 25
May 23, 2009
Po Kei and Chai Kau have cleared their names with the Qing government, but the two are forced to deal with Chai Kau's worsening illness.
Episode 24
24. Episode 24
May 22, 2009
When the Qing army returns to Wuxi, Chau Kau and Po Kei must prove their innocence.
Episode 23
23. Episode 23
May 28, 2009
Chai Kau and Po Kei are torn between competing sides in the civil war between Qing and the Heavenly Kingdom.
Episode 22
22. Episode 22
May 27, 2009
After the Army of Heavenly Peace assumes control of Wuxi, Po Kei is arrested for her past comments about the rebels.
Episode 21
21. Episode 21
May 26, 2009
An army of rebels invades Wuxi, and everyone at Hing Fung Lin must deal with the upheaval.
Episode 20
20. Episode 20
May 25, 2009
Chai Kau moves to take revenge against Master Man, and an army of rebels begins moving towards Wuxi.
Episode 19
19. Episode 19
May 22, 2009
Tseung Kiu's family begins squabbling over the merchant's will, while Chai Kau begins plotting revenge against Master Man.
Episode 18
18. Episode 18
May 21, 2009
As Tseung Kiu's health declines, he begins to divide up his assets among his family. Chai Kau recovers from his wounds.
Episode 17
17. Episode 17
May 20, 2009
Po Kei attempts to figure out who attempted to murder Chai Kau, while Tseung Kiu's health begins to fail.
Episode 16
16. Episode 16
May 19, 2009
Master Man orders a hit on Kau. Hoi Tong asks Kau if she can stay with him. Fighting breaks out in Hangzhou, threatening the safety of Kiu and Mo.
Episode 15
15. Episode 15
May 18, 2009
Pit Man's mother asks his father to give him a second chance. Kau and Kei come up with a way to move forward with a shipping business despite Pan Hang's threats.
Episode 14
14. Episode 14
May 15, 2009
Miraculously, Tseung Kiu wakes up from his coma and decides to throw a dinner party. Chai Kau gets his revenge on Pit Man and his woman.
Episode 13
13. Episode 13
May 14, 2009
A plague of locusts descends on Wuxi, and Po Kei must figure out how to save the city's rice supplies.
Episode 12
12. Episode 12
May 13, 2009
Po Kei begins to suspect that plague of locuts may hit Wuxi, and she takes action to save the company from devastation.
Episode 11
11. Episode 11
May 11, 2009
Tseung Kiu's family attempts to wake him from a coma with the help of a Western doctor.
Episode 10
10. Episode 10
May 8, 2009
Chai Kau is falsely accused of molesting a woman, leading to a manhunt across Wuxi.
Episode 9
9. Episode 9
May 7, 2009
Tseung Kiu's health problems lead to a power struggle in the family business.
Episode 8
8. Episode 8
May 6, 2009
Tseung Kiu begins suffering from severe health problems after finally coming to a deal with his distributor.
Episode 7
7. Episode 7
May 5, 2009
Tseung Kiu deals with a distributor attempting to extort him, while Chai Kau runs into a group of bandits transporting rice.
Episode 6
6. Episode 6
May 4, 2009
Chai Kau gets drunk at a dinner with Tseung Kiu and inadvertently loses his job, and a rice shortage threatens the company.
Episode 5
5. Episode 5
May 1, 2009
Tseng Kiu's family continues to search for Pit Mo, while granary worker Chai Kau attempts to earn better working conditions.
Episode 4
4. Episode 4
April 30, 2009
When Tseung Kiu's son Pit Mo is kidnapped, Po Kei has to keep the family calm while investigating his disappearance.
Episode 3
3. Episode 3
April 29, 2015
Po Kei clashes with one of Tseung Kiu's sons about the best way to guarantee a good rice harvest for the next year.
Episode 2
2. Episode 2
April 28, 2009
Hong Po Yin, now known as Po Kei, and Tseung Kiu are reunited after decades apart, but Tseung Kiu's three other wives aren't happy about the arrangement.
Episode 1
1. Episode 1
April 27, 2009
A wealthy magistrate in Qing China, Tseung Kiu, has made a name for himself for selling his rice at an affordable price during a harsh famine.
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Rosy Business is available for streaming on the TVB website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Rosy Business on demand at and Tubi TV.
  • Premiere Date
    April 27, 2009
  • IMDB Rating
    8.3  (104)