‘Zero to Hero’ (妈妈的神奇小子 / On Your Mom, Get Set, Go!) is a 2021 Hong Kong-Chinese sports drama directed by Jimmy Wan.
Based on a true story, the film follows a disabled athlete who works hard to earn himself a place in the 2008 Beijing Paralympic Games. The cast includes Leung Chung-Hang, Sandra Ng, Chin Siu-Ho, Louis Cheung, and Tony Wu.
Synopsis: So Wa Wai (Leung Chung-Hang) was diagnosed with jaundice when he was born, resulting in permanent brain damage. This means that he will struggle with hearing loss and limb spasms for the rest of his life. His mother, Su Ma (Sandra Ng) vows to help and protect him for as long as she is alive. With Su Ma’s help, Wo Wai eventually becomes physically capable and even develops a talent for running. This leads to him joining the handicapped track and field team, and, after a lot of hard work and with the support his mother, eventually earning himself a place in the 2008 Beijing Paralympic Games. [© Far East Films]
‘Zero to Hero’ opens across China in 2021.