Jack Neo is Singapore’s most commercially successful director. He hasscripted, directed and produced over 20 films in the last 15 years,including coveted movies such as I Not Stupid (2002), Homerun (2003),The Best Bet (2004), We Not Naughty (2012) and Ah Boys to Men series(2012, 2013) which was Singapore’s highest grossing feature film to date. His latest release, Ah Boys to Men 3: Frogmen has been the highest-grossing film in Singapore for 3 consecutive weeks since its releaseduring the 2015 Lunar New Year, surpassing the Ah Boys To Men box office records. In 2016, to celebrate Singapore’s 50th anniversary, Jack
Neo shot his biggest production yet, a two-parter film “Long Long Time Ago”, with a budget of SGD$5 million. The movies accurately depict the hard life of Singaporeans in the early days of independence.