Unusual combination of ‘pretty high school girls’ and ‘heavy hearty ramen’! All the emotions evoked in these beautiful high school girls with simply a bowl of ramen! Covering a wide range of ramen establishments, from places where it was a struggle to get permission to shoot at, to well known stores that often have queues. Commencing a new genre of TV shows with this informational drama series. Authentic ramen graffiti in the making
Having their careers pass the 10 year mark, they each have begun to face their professional and private lives and started out on their own individual paths. Kousaku Aizawa has parted ways with the Shoyo University Hokubu Hospital Emergency Care Center, and spends his days performing operations as a brain surgeon, diligently studying and aiming for even greater excellence. Megumi Shiraishi is now working hard as the flight doctor staff leader at the understaffed Shohoku Emergency Care Center. Mihoko Hiyama, who had previously also aimed to become a flight doctor, has parted with Shohoku Hospital and started on the path of an ob-gyn at a perinatal medical center. Haruka Saejima continues to master her position as a flight nurse and performs as an ace. Kazuo Fujikawa has become an emergency orthopedic doctor supporting the Shohoku Emergency Care Center along with Shiraishi. They each seriously take on their lives and enter into new situations, where some lose family, meet a new romantic interest, get wrapped in a fierce rivalry, and more...
At work, they're employee and boss. When it comes to fishing, they're master and pupil. Their hierarchy shifts between work and play! With the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in the background, the construction business is booming. Hama-chan, a recent entry to the big general contracting company Suzuki Construction, loves fishing. He doesn't completely lack motivation to work, but his mind will often wander to the bounties of the sea, earning him the ire of his boss. Fishing, work, and sometimes a little romance? He's a little obnoxious, but Hama-chan's a guy you just can't hate! Watch his life unfold in this humorous drama!
Sota is a student at a confectionery school. He dreamed of having a relationship with Saeko, a girl who is his senior and that he fell in love with at first sight. That dream came true and they started dating, but Saeko turns out to be a complete handful. On the day before Valentine’s Day, she claims that she had no intention of ever dating him in the first place and refuses to accept the handmade chocolates that he poured himself into making. A heartbroken Sota makes up his mind to travel to France on his own, aiming to become a chocolate artisan for the sake of the chocolate-loving Saeko.
A spin-off horror show born from the movie "Ghost Theater." 11 heroines selected from the group AKB48 deliver this classic horror drama of inexplicable fear of events connected to daily like that "could happen to me."
“I don't fail.”Doctor-X 3 is a medical drama that follows Michiko Daimon(Ryoko Yonekura ), freelance surgeon and solitary genius. Doctor-X is back at it again in an all new setting with more exciting and noble battles ahead.
Featuring a cast consisting of AKB48 members, this school-setting romantic comedy quickly became the center of attention.After being brought up in the US, Mizuki returns home to Japan where she disguises herself as a boy and enrolls at the all-boys Osaka Academy, where she hopes to meet the high-jump athlete that she is infatuated with.
It's been one and a half years since the successful operation performed by the combined team of the Dougami General Hospital gastroenterological surgery department and the Seito University Hospital cardiac surgery department. Kosuke Sagara is working at Dougami General Hospital while at the same time encouraging young doctors as a lecturer at Seito University. Suguru Moriyama, on the other hand, has for some reason rocketed to fame as a celebrity doctor. In spite of Tamaki Dougami's wish that Moriyama quickly becomes a skilled successor, Moriyama focuses on his career as a celebrity doctor and he's seen as neglecting his patients. Sagara takes in the situation and sends Moriyama to Seito University, coming up with a strategy to make Moriyama a temporary lecturer at Seito.
Michiko Daimon, played by Ryoko Yonekura, is a talented freelance surgeon. With her superior skills and depth of knowledge by her side, she enters a major university hospital organization, making revelation in process. Be intrigued by this popular, and seriously written, second season medical drama revolving around the actions of this female doctor facing the medical world in an age of chaos where the strong prevails over the weak.
This instalment sees Michio assigned to a picturesque town in Kanazawa, and the ‘Cross Medical Centre’ that appears to be shrouded in a thick darkness. It became Japan’s first drug discovery hub, thanks to a combination of public and private sector bodies in the recognised area of ‘Latest Medicinal Special Zone ’ where they carry out research on the most advanced medicine and so on. At the pinnacle of internal medicine treatment, this medical centre that aims to reign above all medical treatment belittles surgery, and prioritises prescribing new drugs. In other words, Michiko is like a fish out of water there. But, for some reason, the hospital chairman Kangaroo Kurosu requests her in person to operate on a famous figure-skater! And with the surgery performed right before our eyes, the words ‘I failed’ come spewing out of Michiko’s mouth?!
Asahi Mikuriya (Tomohisa Yamashita) is a photographer who cannot forget about his lover who suddenly left him one day. He meets Natsuki Chiyohara (Karina) by chance, a woman who also lost her lover in a shocking way, without warning. Having experienced similar incidents, Asahi and Natsuki's relationship draws closer by day. On the other hand, Asahi's local friend and former high school comrade Hanae Taniyama (Erika Toda) has had a long time crush on Asahi. She continues to love Asahi even though she is well aware of his lingering feelings for his former girlfriend Kasumi. A story of the greatest love triangle begins to unfold on and off the beach, at a hut where Asahi and Natsuki work together. It's the perfect upbeat bittersweet summertime love story of one man and two women who try to begin anew, despite dragging on their unforgettable love affairs in the past.
Eriko Osawa, a career woman with a past, has returned from training in America to head the newly established Special Crimes Unit. The Police Agency has created the superficial unit to satisfy public dissatisfaction with new kinds of crime and dropping arrest rates. Eriko's unit has no cohesion at first, each case they solve brings them gradually together. Characters develop as cases are solved in this stylish and light detective drama, which features an enjoyable script, a good tempo and a fun mystery.
Warring Era general Nobunaga Oda's cook is a chef from the present day?! Will a French cuisine chef who has traveled back in time to the Warring Era be able to survive these dangerous times with his cooking skills alone?! Continuation of this unique gourmet period drama. Ken has decided to remain in the Warring Era, but he gets more caught up in the intense battles between legendary general Shingen Takeda and those aiming to take Nobunaga's head!
Warring Era general Nobunaga Oda's cook is a chef from the present day?! Will a French cuisine chef who has traveled back in time to the Warring Era be able to survive these dangerous times with his cooking skills alone?! A unique gourmet period drama. When Ken, chef of French cuisine, wakes up he finds himself in Kyoto in the Warring Era. Ken, who has lost his memory, is saved from being killed by a group of samurai by one samurai alone. That man is Nobunaga Oda. Here begins the cooking challenge of a lifetime where Ken wagers his life in this world of historical figures.
A drama of infidelity themed around a "weekday afternoon wife" where a housewife falls in love with another man on weekday afternoons after seeing her husband off to work and finishing the housework. Sawa Sasamoto, part-time employee and housewife, is pressured by Rikako Takigawa to provide an abili for her infidelity. In doing so, Sawa meets high school teacher Kitano and falls for him. Next she crosses the line she mustn't cross...
This is Mitsuko, a three-star chef who has always been confident about her cooking skills, but one day she is let go from her job because of a run in with the owner. While she is searching for a new place to work, he stumbles across the opportunity to take part in a television project making school lunches. Mitsuko starts out in high spirits, but she makes one slip-up after another because of the obstacles of meeting the various nutrition, budgetary, and taste requirements. Can Mitsuko produce a tasty meal for the kids as would be expected from her? This genius chef’s school lunch prep is about to begin!
The heroine is the Prime Minister’s Chef, a post revived after 70 years since the Yoshida Cabinet. A 25 year old female chef, Kurumi Ichiki is appointed to the post skipping over veteran chefs for her extraordinary talent. And the female genius chef sails into the Prime Minister’s residence, which is still very much male dominant, and takes it over and captivates VIPs and politicians with her exquisite culinary skills. An exciting and entertaining culinary drama filled with wide variety of mouthwatering dishes from authentic highbrow French cuisine to down-to-earth creative cross-culture dishes popular among today’s young gourmets.
A stand-alone episode of the drama series "Ramen Lovin' Girl." After going to the first shrine visit of the year in a long-sleeved kimono, everyone indeed heads for a ramen place, to eat New Years-only ramen!! In the new term, a hot ramen enthusiastic appears as Koizumi's rival and there's an intense "ramen battle" to determine who knows the most delicious ramen! Just who will end up the victor in this intense battle to determine the ultimate ramen lover?! This special will also continue to show real, popular and famous ramen restaurants, from the newest hot shops to old respected places.
Tada, a strict and diligent divorcee, runs a utility house situated in Mahoro(A suburban city in Tokyo). Gyoten, a former classmate of Tada, is a completely elusive figure, always laughing around foolishly, wearing a strange long coat and a sandal (and also a divorcee as well). Against Tada's will, Gyoten rolls into Tada's house and the two of them starts to work as a utility men together, solving the most funniest and trivial problems happening in Mahoro.... The drama "Tada's DO-IT-ALL house extra" is the sequel story of Tada and Gyoten, still stuck at the suburb of Tokyo helping awkward and somewhat funny problems their clients are bothered by. Drama "Tada`s DO-IT-ALL house extra" features stranger and funnier problems people take in, and the somewhat heartwarming human relationship.
Kanna Suzuki, a woman who is powerful and exciting and when she sets her mind on something won't waver from it. Working as a hired fashion designer, Kanna has a dream that "one day I want to make the women of the world great women by wearing clothes I've designed myself!" but the time just doesn't seem to come for her too fashion-forward tastes... She's just floating along at her company. However, she doesn't give up on that dream and is always positive. She has fun day in and day out with her hot husband Rei Suzuki and their one son Reon. However, one day she discovers, of all things, that her supposedly loving husband Rei is cheating on her! Raging "Are you kidding me?!" she throws out her scumbag husband. This is for the better, but... Kanna has to take on alone the deluge of work given to her by her unreasonable boss, attacks from her mother-in-law who is overprotective of her Oedipus complex son, and raising her cry-baby four-year-old son along with even more various battles. It seems like she's at her breaking point...but! Kanna won't run away! She won't turn aside! She won't lose heart! This is the exciting battle accounts of Kanna, who lives happily and overcomes any adversity for the sake of her son whom she loves and for her personal dream!
Yakuza may die anytime, that’s why we never eat mediocre food. Ryota, who is an average university student happens to shelter a gang boss Yanagiba by coincidence. To Ryota’s surprise Yanagiba was the best cook he have ever encountered. Although the recipe is simple, the food Yanagiba cooks is unbelievably good. Ryota, who was wondering about his future, becomes motivated by watching the life of Yanagiba. This delicious Yakuza food drama, will stimulate your mind and appetite.
The "ultimate terror" horror drama from a tag team of top creative talents: haunted house producer Hirofumi Gomi and J-Horror pioneer Norio Tsuruta. Set in a hospital on the outskirts of town, unnatural phenomenon begin occurring one after another centered around a nurse who possesses spiritual powers.
Michiko Daimon is a freelance surgeon whose weapon is her self-attained skills and her surgeons license, despite hating crowded places, authority, and rules. This time she has been sent on placement to Totei University Hospital! While it the top university hospital, its name as been tarnished by cover-ups of some practices and medical mistakes. However, the new hospital director Hiruma Shigekatsu who has been at the hospital for years and finally managed to snatch the position of director is a strategist with a scheme to increase his authority and re-establish the powerful brand that the hospital once stood for…
Kosuke Sagara is a skilled surgeon who kindly treats all his patients with a smile yet possesses a callous side and will stop at nothing to pursue the treatment he trusts. With Dougami General Hospital shaken from the retirement of the director and the problem of his successor, Sagara puts in to motion “the plan.” This season is full of new conflicts and complications. And what will be revealed as the goal of Sagara’s undertaking?
The protagonist Kaji is such a good surgeon, he is known as the ‘Laparoscopy magician’. However, he is involved with dirty money. He is transferred to the Imperial Surgeon University Hospital 8th Hospital of Oarai, in Oarai Ibaraki Prefecture. Coming down from Tokyo he spreads his wings, and is not all that bad. Then, the daughter of a member of the Diet is brought to the hospital with appendicitis. At the same time, a poor elderly person who Kaji had helped on the street has also come into the hospital. The elderly person’s condition is diagnosed as serious and difficult, and must be seen to soon. But right at that moment, the right patient needing a simple surgery also appeared. Kaji is about to prioritise the surgery for the member of Diet’s daughter, but what decision will Kaji make as a ‘doctor’, will he do it just because he can, and to follow general opinion, and for the money?
[ Tokyo Drama Awards/Series Drama Best Drama ] Yoriko Yabushida is a brilliant woman at the Graduate School of Mathematical Sciences of the University of Tokyo. Takumi Taniguchi is a self-proclaimed top class slacker and actual NEET (Not in Education, Employment, or Training). They're a man and a woman who are “romantically hopeless with zero dating skills.” However, circumstances beyond their control force them to seek out marriage. Without a shred of romantic feelings between them, the two face an endless stream of dates. Watch this slightly bitter romantic comedy unfold against the backdrop of Yokohama.
Rei Dan plays a mysterious bad girl in this suspense drama. A kidnapping thought to be motivated by financial reasons occurs. And turns out to be only the tip of the iceberg in a larger case. What is the real meaning behind the beautiful woman behind all of the crime?
Sakamichi Onoda is a young boy who has just entered Sohoku High, a Chiba prefectural school, and who is an Akihabara-loving nerd. Wanting to make friends, he aims to join the anime and manga club. However, he meets peers Shunsuke Imaizumi and Shokichi Naruko, discovers the fun of speeding along on a bicycle, and ends up joining the bicycle racing club...! Based on the hugely popular bicycle racing manga "Yowamushi Pedal," this entertaining show will make anyone who watches grow passionate about this youthful high school experience!
Sakamichi Onoda is a young boy who is a first-year student at Sohoku High, a Chiba prefectural school, and an Akihabara-loving nerd. Meeting students in the same year, Shunsuke Imaizumi and Shokichi Naruko, he joins the bicycle racing club. A novice when it comes to bicycle racing, Sakamichi's abilities as a climbing specialist come to bloom right away through the experience of powerful and unusual members of the club, particularly captain Shingo Kinjo. Amazingly, Sakamichi Onoda is selected as an inter-high participating member thanks to the positive effects of a four-day 1,000 km endurance training camp. He will stand at the starting line with the other members of the Sohoku High bicycle racing club who helped prepare him. The real contest begins at inter-high. *This series will be aired as a show with two parts, the first being seven episodes and the second being six episodes, for a total of 13 episodes.
Chefs of the official residences -- these are the chefs who belong to the Japanese embassies across the globe. All of the food served to the dignitaries of each country is entrusted to one of these official residence chefs. This also means that sometimes that food can have a significant impact on diplomacy. This program shows the wonder of those chefs, portrayed by a great cast, traversing across the world.
The third season of this popular medical drama! Kosuke Sagara is an incredibly skilled surgeon who normally treats his patients kindly and with a smile, yet he also possesses a different side that will resort to any tactic to achieve the medical treatment that he believes in. What will be the outcome of "Sagara vs Moriyama," the face off between Dougami General Hospital's greatest rivals?