In colonial Singapore during World War Two, this epic drama follows the schemes – both commercial and amorous – of a wealthy British family as they struggle to preserve their prosperous business amid cataclysmic world events.

Series Cast

  1. David Morrissey

    David Morrissey

    Walter Blackett

    6 Episodes

  2. Jane Horrocks

    Jane Horrocks

    Sylvia Blackett

    6 Episodes

  3. Georgia Blizzard

    Georgia Blizzard

    Joan Blackett

    6 Episodes

  4. Charles Dance

    Charles Dance

    Mr Webb

    6 Episodes

  5. Elizabeth Tan

    Elizabeth Tan

    Vera Chiang

    6 Episodes

  6. Luke Treadaway

    Luke Treadaway

    Matthew Webb

    6 Episodes

  7. Colm Meaney

    Colm Meaney

    Major Brendan Archer

    6 Episodes

Full Cast & Crew

Current Season

The Singapore Grip

Season 1

2020 | 6 Episodes

Season 1 of The Singapore Grip premiered on July 26, 2020.

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The Singapore Grip
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Status Returning Series


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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