Author Archives: jadefrost

About jadefrost

This blog contains information and musings on current and upcoming Japanese dramas but is not intended to be comprehensive.

Upcoming Spring 2018 Dramas

Hanbun, Aoi Date: From 8.00 a.m., Monday – Fridays, 2 April 2018 Station: NHK Scriptwriter: Kitagawa Eriko (Unmei ni Nita Koi, Sunao ni Narenakute, Orange Days) Cast: Nagano Mei, Sato Takeru, Matsuyuki Yasuko, Takito Kenichi, Harada Tomoyo, Tanihara Shosuke, Kamimura … Continue reading

Posted in Spring 2018 Dramas | 4 Comments

Upcoming 2018 Dramas

Sora o Kakeru Yodaka*NEW* Date: 2018 Network: Netflix Scriptwriter: Okada Michitaka (Nobunaga Concerto, Biblia Koshodo no Jiken Techou) Original Work: Sora o Kakeru Yodaka by Kawabata Shiki Genre: School Cast: Shigeoka Daiki, Kamiyama Tomohiro, Kiyohara Kaya, Tomita Miu Synopsis: Kaga … Continue reading

Posted in 2018 Dramas | 1 Comment

Bye Bye, Blackbird

Official Website http://www.wowow.co.jp/dramaw/bbbb Broadcast From 10.00 p.m., Saturdays, 17 February 2018 Station WOWOW

Posted in Winter 2018 Dramas, WOWOW | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Winter 2018 Dramas

Koshiji Fubuki Monogatari Date: From 12.30 p.m., Mondays – Fridays, 8 January 2018 Station: TV Asahi Scriptwriter: Tatsui Yukari (Mama to Papa ga Ikiru Riyuu, Strawberry Night Series, Konkatsu!) Genre: Biographical Cast: Takimoto Miori, Kinami Haruka, Daichi Mao, Ichige Yoshie, … Continue reading

Posted in Winter 2018 Dramas | 8 Comments

Tensai o Sodateta Nyobo CM

Posted in NTV, Winter 2018 Drama Specials | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

NHK BS Premium Drama Special 2018 ~ Koujin

Date: From 9.00 p.m., 17 February 2018 Scriptwriter: Yamaoka Junpei (Zenigata Keibu Series, Gin to Kin, Kaseifu no Mitazono) Original Work: Koujin by Miyabe Miyuki Cast: Uchida Yuki, Hira Takehiro, Hiraoka Yuta, Yanagisawa Shingo, Maekawa Aki, Maekawa Yasuyuki, Nakamoto Ken, … Continue reading

Posted in NHK, Winter 2018 Drama Specials | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Fuji TV Drama Special 2018 ~ Nemuri Kyoshiro The Final

Date: From 9.00 p.m., 17 January 2018 Scriptwriter: Saito Masafumi Original Work: Nemuri Kyoshiro Burai Hikae by Shibata Renzaburo Cast: Tamura Masakazu, Yoshioka Riho, Yashima Norito, Tsugawa Masahiko, Natori Yuko, Shiina Kippei Synopsis: Legendary swordsman Nemuri Kyoshiro (Tamura Masakazu) has … Continue reading

Posted in Fuji TV, Winter 2018 Drama Specials | Tagged , , | Leave a comment