Tenko (1981–1984)
With Christina's help, Rose and Bernard arrange to sneak out of their camps and meet up in the jungle on the night of the Emperor's Birthday, when the guards will be busy at a party.


Jeremy Summers


Jill Hyem, Lavinia Warner (creator)


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Ann Bell ... Marion Jefferson
Stephanie Cole ... Dr. Beatrice Mason
Stephanie Beacham ... Rose Millar
Louise Jameson ... Blanche Simmons
Jean Anderson ... Lady Jocelyn 'Joss' Holbrook
Burt Kwouk ... Major Yamauchi
Veronica Roberts ... Dorothy Bennett
Rosemary Martin Rosemary Martin ... Verna Johnson
Emily Bolton ... Christina Campbell
Elizabeth Chambers Elizabeth Chambers ... Mrs. Domenica Van Meyer
Claire Oberman Claire Oberman ... Kate Norris
Philippa Urquhart Philippa Urquhart ... Lillian Cartland
Anna Lindup Anna Lindup ... Daisy Robertson
Carolle Rousseau Carolle Rousseau ... Dr. Natalie Trier
Eiji Kusuhara ... Lt. Sato


Reluctant to return home to Vichy-occupied France, Dr. Trier hands over her research notes to Dr. Mason, who is concerned for Lilian's sanity. Rose gets a message from Bernard and, whilst the Japanese are celebrating the Emperor's birthday, slips out into the jungle to meet him in a hut. He tells her that Peter is dead and Tom is in solitary confinement for stealing paper. They agree to marry after the war but the soldiers become aware of Rose's absence and follow her into the jungle. The women are shocked to hear two shots ring out. Written by don @ minifie-1

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This episode takes place from April 22 to April 30, 1943. See more »

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2 December 1982 (Australia) See more »

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