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...
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!
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.
Michiko Daimon is a gifted female surgeon not associated to any organization, moving from one hospital to another. She dislikes banding as groups, the game of politics, and being shackled to matters. Her only weapon is her professional license and her vast experiences and skills. Even if the patient's survival rate is low, and even if the operation may be critical, she faces the challenge without fear as “Doctor X.” With the greed and power-hunger found within a vast organization using the university hospital as a cover, she approaches her patient's life with intent of saving their lives. The 1st of a series of drama which took Japan by storm with its high ratings and rave reviews.
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.
“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.
Naomi Imura plunged to her death inside the Kuroyuri apartment complex where she lived. The police ruled it as a suicide, but her sole relative and older brother Yosuke grows curious about the pictures on Naomi's digital camera and what Naomi's roommate Yoko has to say, and begins to search for the truth about Naomi's death. However, darkness falls upon Yosuke as well... After that, the dreadful chain of events that surround the Kuroyuri complex begin to unravel?!
With great bedside manners, treating patients with a smile, Kosuke Sagara is a surgeon who will stop at nothing to give proper treatment. Dougami General Hospital where he works is at risk of closing down due to competition with a university hospital. In the field of medical community where politics are of the utmost importance, how will the doctors of Dougami General survive? What will be the fate of Sagara who has fallen under the scrutiny of a huge organization? Find out in the highly-anticipated special drama of the popular series with top ratings.
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?
Kosuke Sagara, a brilliant surgeon, works at a general hospital where the other doctors and nurses have forgotten their duty to save patients and have fallen into a rut of simply completing their daily tasks. As he tries to be a good person and uphold his ideals, Kosuke must sometimes resort to underhanded and heartless methods to confront the other doctors. Kosuke takes a scalpel to the rotting Dogami General Hospital in the first season of this unique medical drama!
Meiko, having been a big eater ever since childhood, is always thinking about food. Before she knows it, she changes from having a passion for eating to a passion for feeding people, and this becomes her way of supporting the people she cares about. This emotional drama depicts half of the heroine’s life as she uses food as a tool to grow as a strong mother, during a time period of great upheaval.Starring: Anne, Masahiro Higashide
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.
This drama is about a guy who stands back up after a set back, and his strong relationship with his wife who support that strong intent. The unyielding fighting spirit of a man for someone he loves, and the world of wheelchair basketball becoming symbolic for the fight to live. A human love story, based on the real life story of a form J league player who dreamed of becoming an international star, and who was a representative for Japan on the wheelchair basketball team.
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.
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?
Hundreds of years have passed since the Hero Yoshihiko won in the grand battle against the god of darkness, Destark... However, the world has fallen into another age of darkness under the world's greatest foe, the Dark Lord of the Heavens. Revived by the Buddha, Yoshihiko and friends embark on another journey into the world. Will they be able to save the world once more...?!
Aki is a high school girl who’s shy and hates being the center of attention. She takes quite the shock when she encounters her grandmother working as an ama, or diver woman, in Aki’s mother’s hometown of Kita-Sanriku in Tohoku. Aki decides she wants to become an ama too. Regaining her enjoyment of life in that luxurious natural environment, Aki goes on to become the symbol of the town as a “hometown idol.” This heartwarming comical story is set in Tohoku and written by the popular screenwriter Kankuro Kudo.Starring: Rena Nounen, Kyoko Koizumi, Ai Hashimoto
A one-off drama starring all five members of popular idol group "Arashi." January 9th. 3:00 PM. Armed men storm the huge skyscraper of Ene-Bio Corp. But five men happen to be at that same building... Company president Niimi, who was out of the building at the time, must come back with 300 million yen to meet the demands of the criminals. He is given 90 minutes. If he doesn't show with the ransom money, they say they'll blow up the building. Outfitted with the latest high-tech security, the building is transformed into a veritable castle, keeping out the police and SAT. The hostages are confined by the building's fire door shutters. Although it's thought to be a crime simply for ransom money, the hijackers reveal their demands to the media as well. With the building surrounded not only by police but also the media and onlookers, it's quickly turning into an unprecedented and theatrical building hijacking.
A story of subtle love towards women staged in downtown Tokyo. Takuzo Kururi was born in downtown Tokyo to a family running a Japanese Confectionary Shop. By receiving very strict trainings from his father, Takuzo had become a professional rice dumpling cook (even better than his father), on the other hand, always end up messing up with women in his personal life and experiences three divorces. Takuzo became 55years old now, and still enjoys his freewheeling life. One day out of a sudden, Takuzo randomly meets a woman and get attracted to her. While Takuzo feels subtle feeling of love towards her, the two of them starts to chat over good Japanese sake, and cuisines. In each episodes, different attractive women is featured to interact and seduce this lovable character, Takuzo.
Sumire Iwaya works as a journalist at a major newspaper. She is a career woman with both wit and charm, having looks fit for a model and the brains to graduated from both Tokyo University and Harvard. But she is terrible at relationships. She was dumped by her boyfriend who she thought she would marry, and on top of that, she was demoted at work to bring her to her lowest point in life. One day, she takes in a beautiful young boy who she finds homeless in a cardboard box in front of her home. She sees similarities in the boy and her beloved dog Momo that she used to own, and suggests that he live with her as a pet. Her time spent with him gradually becomes more and more relaxing…
Oshin is a young girl born into a poor peasant family in Yamagata and is traded as a servant to another family for one bale of rice. Taking place in times of great upheaval between the Meiji period and the post-war Showa period, this drama builds on the themes of war and peace, of what it means to be a woman, and of family bonds as Oshin faces life’s hardships.
[ 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.
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.
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.