Upcoming Winter 2023 Dramas

Imawa no Kuni no Alice Season 2*UPDATED*
Date: From 22 December 2022
Network: Netflix Japan
Genre: Suspense
Original Work: Imawa no Kuni no Alice by Aso Haro
Scriptwriters: Watabe Yoshiki, Kuramitsu Yasuko (Scandal Senmon Bengoshi Queen, Tourist, Keiji Yugami), Sato Shinsuke
Cast: Yamazaki Kento, Tsuchiya Tao, Murakami Nijiro, Miyoshi Ayaka, Sakurada Dori, Asahina Aya, Tsunematsu Yuri, Morinaga Yuki, Machida Keita, Isomura Hayato, Inowaki Kai, Maiguma Katsuya, Sato Honami, Kaneko Nobuaki, Abe Tsuyoshi, Aoyagi Sho, Naka Riisa, Yamashita Tomohisa
Synopsis: Arisu Ryohei (Yamazaki Kento) and Usagi Yuzuha (Tsuchiya Tao) have been pursuing the mystery of “borderland”, risking their lives in games in order to survive and return to their world. The two of them encounter friends, foes and the mastermind who controls the game at a location believed to be the key to unravelling the mystery. They have collected the numbered cards each time they won a game. All that remains are the jack, queen and king cards. The games they face this round will be of greater difficulty than the ones that came before … …
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Related: Imawa no Kuni no Alice Season 1

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5-hun Go ni Igaina Ketsumatsu CM

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Sayonara no Mukougawa

Official Website
www.ytv.co.jp/sayonara

Twitter
twitter.com/ytvdrama

Broadcast
From 11.59 p.m., Thursdays, 22 September 2022

Episodes
4

Network
NTV

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Fall 2022 Dramas

Mai Agare!

Mai Agare!
Date: From 8.00 a.m., Mondays – Fridays, 3 October 2022
Station: NHK
Scriptwriter: Kuwahara Ryoko (Kokoro no Kizu o Iyasu to iu Koto, Kanojo ga Joubutsu Dekinai Riyuu)
Directors: Tanaka Tadashi, Noda Yusuke, Kotani Takayoshi, Oshima Keisuke, Matsuki Kensuke
Theme Song: I Love You by back number
Cast: Fukuhara Haruka, Takahashi Katsunori, Nagasaku Hiromi, Yokoyama Yu, Takahata Atsuko, Akaso Eiji, Yamashita Mizuki, Yamaguchi Tomomitsu, Kuwabata Rie, Furutachi Kanji, Matayoshi Naoki, Matsuo Satoru, Takuma Seiko, Aikawa Sho, Suzuki Kosuke, Nagahama Neru, Meguro Ren, Yamazaki Hirona, Hama Shogo, Daigo Kotaro, Sano Hiroki, Kikkawa Koji
Synopsis: Iwakura Mai (Fukuhara Haruka) lives with her parents Kota (Takahashi Katsunori) and Megumi (Nagasaku Hiromi) and older brother Haruto (Yokoyama Yu). Her father Kota runs a small factory in Higashi Osaka, a district that is known for its craftsmen. Mai is shy and withdrawn. But when she visits her grandmother Shoko (Takahata Atsuko) who lives on Nagasaki’s Goto Islands which has a rich natural environment, she is entranced by the Baramon kites that catch the wind and soar high in the sky. Wanting to fly high in the sky like these kites, Mai’s longing swells into a dream to become a pilot. Even though she works hard, the path to getting there is tougher than she had imagined. As Mai deepens her ties with the people living in her two hometowns of Higashi Osaka and Goto, her dream eventually takes a new form. She gathers enthusiastic friends to build a small electric plane that can fly to and from the islands. Her dream becomes a wing that carries everyone’s dreams and takes off
Website: www.nhk.or.jp/maiagare
Twitter: twitter.com/asadora_bk_nhk

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Atom no Ko Teaser

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Upcoming 2023 Dramas

Rikon Shiyou yo!
Date: 2023
Station: TBS & Netflix
Genre: Comedy
Scriptwriters: Kudo Kankuro (Ore no Ie no Hanashi, Kangoku no Ohimesama, Yutori desu ga Nani ka Series), Oishi Shizuka (Ano Toki Kisu Shite Okeba, Koisuru Hahatachi, Dairenai)
Directors: Kaneko Fuminori, Fukuda Ryosuke, Sakagami Takuya
Cast: Matsuzaka Toori, Naka Riisa, Nishikido Ryo, Itaya Yuka, Yamamoto Koji, Furuta Arata
Synopsis: Shoji Taishi (Matsuzaka Toori) is a new third-generation lawmaker who comes from a family of politicians and had a sheltered upbringing. The womanising and not particularly intelligent Taishi and his actress wife Kurosawa Yui (Naka Riisa), who got her big break through a drama series, have been married for five years. They act like a happily married couple for the sake of their work and public image, but their marriage has already broken down. Taishi and Yui barely have a conversation except when live streaming on social media and do not even see each other at home. Although they have grown disenchanted in their marriage, they cannot get divorced immediately due to pressure from their families and endorsement deals. The couple have no choice but to unite with the unshakeable goal of breaking up, but … …
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NHK BS Premium Drama Special 2022 ~ Zoku Harukanaru Yama no Yobigoe

Date: From 9.00 – 10.29 p.m., 17 September 2022
Original Work: Harukanaru Yama no Yobigoe by Yamada Yoji
Scriptwriters: Yamada Yoji (Harukanaru Yama no Yobigoe), Ishikawa Katsumi (Tsuri Baka Nisshi Series)
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Cast: Abe Hiroshi, Tokiwa Takako, Sato Yutaro, Fujii Takashi, Matobu Sei, Kitayama Masayasu, Kaneda Akio, Yamashita Yorie, Kakei Toshio, Takahata Atsuko
Synopsis: Moriyama Kosaku (Abe Hiroshi) is released from a Hokkaido prison on parole. After he salutes the prison officers, he approaches a car that is stopped nearby. A mysterious woman Kana (Matobu Sei) is waiting in the driver’s seat. Continue reading

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Sayonara no Mukougawa CM

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