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.
Walter, still reeling from recent news, struggles to face the harsh truth. Matthew hears devastating news about Vera and races to save her from danger. Unprepared for the challenge to their way out of Singapore, tragedy strikes for all involved.
The Singapore Grip Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 18 October 2020.
- Running Time: 55 minutes.
- Rating: Unknown.
- Country: UK.
- Language: English.