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) January 28th, 7:10am and on Drama (Freeview) January 28th, 8:00am. See more...

Main Cast

Ann Bell
Stephanie Beacham
Stephanie Cole
Patricia Lawrence
Renee Aherson
Louise Jameson
Claire Oberman
Takashi Kawahara
Karin Foley
Elizabeth Chambers
Jeananne Crowley
Pauline Peters
Wendy Williams
Veronica Roberts
Jean Anderson
Emily Bolton
Takahiro Oba
Cindy Shelley
Elspet Gray
Preston Lockwood