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 Drama (Freeview) February 25th, 7:10am and on Drama (Freeview) February 25th, 8:00am. See more...

Main Cast

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