TV Tokyo Drama Special 2012 ~ Dakatsu no Gotoku

Date: From 9.00 p.m., 14 March 2012
Cast: Ichimura Masachika, Kuroki Hitomi, Ishihara Satomi, Nakamura Shunsuke, Ozawa Yukiyoshi, Suzuki Sawa, Ashina Sei, Ginpunchou, Daichi Yasuo
Synopsis: Furuta Shuji (Ichimura Masachika), a department manager at a steel company, is a strait-laced person who only cares about his work. But for the first time, he is faintly tempted by his subordinate (Ashina Sei), an office lady, and starts to embark on the path to an affair. At that moment, his 23-year-old daughter Shioko (Ishihara Satomi) is renting an apartment with a man without realising that he has a wife. Furuta learns about this from the sudden arrival of a confirmation for the delivery of a double bed. Barging into the apartment, he raises a huge fuss with the man, Ishizawa Kiyotaka (Ozawa Yukiyoshi) … … However, things progress in an unexpected direction. Furuta’s wife, Kaneko (Kuroki Hitomi) hits it off with Ishizawa’s wife (Suzuki Sawa), Furuta’s cheating heart is exposed when he is seen linking arms with that office lady on the streets by Ishizawa, Shioko’s ex-boyfriend, Sakuma (Nakamura Shunsuke) barges in and hidden family secrets come undone. Furuta initially started out abhorring Ishizawa like a serpent but gradually feels an odd sense of affinity as they drink together. Before long, Shioko’s pregnancy is discovered.

All text copyright ©


About jadefrost

This blog contains information and musings on current and upcoming Japanese dramas but is not intended to be comprehensive.
This entry was posted in Spring 2012 Drama Specials, TV Tokyo. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s