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 ( …
When did Singapore Grip finish?
What was the last episode of Singapore Grip?
How many episodes are in Singapore Grip?
Which channel is Singapore grip on?
Is Singapore Grip a true story?
The Singapore Grip is intended to be a satire of British colonialism seeking to mock imperialism through the pomposity and arrogance of its characters. While the main players in the show are fictitious, the historical events are very real and did take place.
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 happens to Walter in Singapore Grip?
Yes. The rubber baron Walter Blackett (David Morrissey) escapes on board the motor yacht “Nigel” together with his new business partner WJ Bowser-Barringdon and the embalmed (and coffin-provided) corpse of his old rival Solomon Langfeld.
Where did they film Singapore Grip?
The story is set in Singapore during World War II but the six-part series was mostly filmed in Malaysia. Epic World War II drama The Singapore Grip has started on ITV. But despite the name, most of the series was in fact filmed in Malaysia.
What is the story of the Singapore Grip?
Synopsis. The Singapore Grip is a satirical book about events following Japan’s entry into the Second World War by invading South East Asia and swiftly occupying Singapore. The story centres on a British family who control one of the colony’s leading trading companies.
Is Singapore Grip on TV tonight?
When is The Singapore Grip on TV tonight? 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 repeated in the week?
How many episodes of The Singapore Grip is there? It’s a six-part series. The first episode airs on Sunday and will run at the same time each week for six episodes.
Can I get Singapore grip on catch up?
Singapore Grip will air on ITV on Sunday 13th September at 9pm. You can also catch up on any episodes you might have missed on ITV Hub.