The Singapore Grip is an ITV six-part television drama series. It is an adaptation of Booker Prize winner J.G. Farrell’s 1978 novel, The Singapore Grip.
The story tells of a love affair taking place around the time of the Japanese invasion of Singapore.
It stars Luke Treadaway, David Morrissey and Elizabeth Tan. The series debut was on BBC First in Australia on 26 July 2020, followed by 13 September on UK’s ITV.
Singapore’s residents are given a stark awakening to the realities of war when tragedy strikes the city. Walter confides in Joan, but is forced to make a confession. Dupigny has a narrow escape in George Town. Matthew has a decision to make.
The Singapore Grip Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 27 September 2020.
- Running Time: 55 minutes.
- Rating: Unknown.
- Country: UK.
- Language: English.