This series consists of three 10x55min series.

The first series sees a group of English women in 1941 Singapore who become shipwrecked while trying to escape the Japanese invasion, and are captured and put in a prison camp. They and their Dutch companions must all make drastic adjustments to and discoveries about their lives.

The second series, sees the group being moved to a new camp with a completely new pecking order and a particularly vicious camp leader.

And at the beginning of the third series the prisoners are liberated and must re-adjust themselves to live in Singapore, in the aftermath of the war.

Genre: Drama

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)

When is Tenko next on TV?

It's next showing on Yesterday Today, 11:00am and on Yesterday Today, 12:00pm. See more...

Main Cast

Ann Bell
Stephanie Cole
Stephanie Beacham
Patricia Lawrence
Louise Jameson
Renee Aherson
Claire Oberman
Jean Anderson
Elizabeth Chambers
Veronica Roberts
Lizzie Mickery
Emily Bolton
Cindy Shelley
Takahiro Oba
Elspet Gray
Eiji Kusuhara
Anna Lindup
Nicolas Corry
Josephine Welcome
Pauline Peters