Who is in Singapore Grip?
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.
Is Ewan McGregor in The Singapore Grip?
Ewan McGregor, Brenda Blethyn and Michael Caine also starred.
What channel is Singapore grip on?
Episode six of The Singapore Grip is airing on ITV on Sunday, October 18, 2020, at 9pm. There is a total of six episodes, which will broadcast weekly. The series is executive produced by Damien Timmer, the man behind series such as Poldark, Victoria and Endeavour.
Is Singapore grip on Netflix?
Is The Singapore Grip on Netflix? Unfortunately this serie is not yet available on Netflix.
Is The Singapore Grip finished?
The sixth and final episode of ITV’s The Singapore Grip ends the story – and in keeping with a series adapted from JG Farrell’s satirical novel about the British Empire, it ends with the business-minded Blacketts going to safety while Matthew Webb (Luke Treadaway) is taken as a prisoner of war and Vera Chiang ( …
Is there a sequel to Singapore Grip?
Sadly, there’s no plans for a second season of The Singapore Grip. An ITV spokesperson confirmed this to Metro.co.uk, saying: ‘It’s a stand-alone series. It’s an adaptation of J G Farrell’s novel, which was part of a trilogy, The Singapore Grip novel was the final book in said trilogy.
What is the story of The Singapore Grip?
ITV’s own description of the show said: “An epic story set during World War Two, The Singapore Grip focuses on a British family living in Singapore at the time of the Japanese invasion.” The story focuses on powerful rubber merchant Walter Blackett (David Morrissey) and his business partner Webb (Charles Dance).
Where in Malaysia was Singapore Grip filmed?
The majority of the show was filmed in Malaysia’s capital city, Kuala Lumpur. The Blackett and Webb houses were both filmed here. The Blacketts’ home is called Carcosa Seri Negara and in real life it’s a hotel. The Webb house is called The Mayfair and is located nearby.