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.
Where was the series Singapore Grip filmed?
But the production team found the city state too gleamingly modern and urban to fit the bill for the early 1940s. Instead they headed to Kuala Lumpur and Georgetown, the capital of Penang island. “A lot of people ask why we didn’t film in Singapore,” says producer Farah Abushwesha.
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.
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.