Papa & Daddy (Season 1) 酷蓋爸爸 (第一季)

Format: Web Series
Sub-format: Narrative, Scripted
Genre: BL, Coming Out, Drama, Family, Gay, Lesbian, Romance, Romantic Comedy
Film length: 6 eps x 20 min
Countries of Origin: Taiwan
Countries of Filming: Taiwan
Film languages: Chinese Mandarin
Year: 2021
Director: Nancy CHEN 陳怡妤
Press Kit: Link 1

Basic info


Asia's first BL family series.


Damian, 38, is an overseas Taiwanese, divorced his wife and returned to Taiwan to open his restaurant, Verso. While at Verso, he meets Jeff. Their relationship intensifies and Damian yearns to start a family, with Jeff reluctant to take on parental duties at such an early age. Four years later and through surrogacy, they are now gay parents to a four-year-old boy. Jeff still has not come out to his parents and has now become a full-time dad even though his parents still pressure him to marry a woman. Damian is busier than ever at Verso and their son Kai is just getting ready for pre-school....

Festivals and Awards

★ Nominated for 2021 Content Asia Awards Best LBGTQ+ Programme Made in Asia ★ 2021 Hong Kong Lesbian & Gay Film Festival

Cast & Crew

Nancy Chen 陳怡妤
"Big Three Dragons", " A City of Two Tales", "HIStory 4" ★ 2018《A Taiwanese Tale of Two Cities》Writer-First Netflix original Taiwanese series ★2020《5 Lessons in Happiness-Throuple》-ContenAsia Awards Best Asian LGBT Program ★ 2021 《HIStory 4》-The most popular Taiwanese BL series
Melvin Sia 謝佳見
Nominated for Best Supporting Actor of Golden Bell Award with "The Way We Were"; "The Way We Love"; "Without Her, Even Hero is Zero" ★The most popular Malaysian actor in Taiwan ★ Golden Bell award-Best actor Nominee
Mike Lin 林輝瑝
"Girl's Revenge", "The Outsiders" ★2020 The Golden Horse award Ambassador
Miranda Lu 路嘉怡
Jozie Lu 路嘉欣
"A Place of One's Own", "Candy Rain"
Chao Yi-lan 趙逸嵐