‘The Singapore Grip’ Casts Actors From ‘The Walking Dead’, ‘GoT’

‘The Singapore Grip’ Casts Actors From ‘The Walking Dead’, ‘GoT’

Book Culture

According to Variety, David Morrissey and Charles Dance in ITV’s adaptation of J.G. Farrell’s The Singapore Grip. The book is a satirical novel about Japan’s occupation of Singapore during World War II, centering on a wealthy British family living there during the invasion. The book was first published in 1978 and has been listed as one of the ten classic Singapore-based works.     Oscar-winning screenwriter Christopher Hampton is in charge of adapting the book and has been quoted as saying the project is a real “a personal pleasure,” as he was great admirer and friend of J.G. Farrell. Morrissey will play a ruthless rubber …