I've never seen a customer there. Are they even really in business?! Placing cameras in that kind of shop, this show's complete coverage brings to light the shocking secrets of these famous stores with no customers!
Espiritu Santo in Vanuatu's family of four who normally wear native garb experience a week of Japanese daily life in Japan! The family they stay with is a 7-person family who run a long standing seaweed shop. The mother is interested in Japanese agriculture and cooking, the father in Japanese architecture, the daughter in shopping and the Japanese family's daughters, and the son is excited about insect collecting! We'll show you all the ups and downs in the heartwarming story of these two families.
Japanese family life is about to get remodeled! In this show, professionals from a variety of fields collaborate to remodel a house based on the three basic necessities - clothing, food, and housing - and solve each family's problems. Not only do they improve the aesthetics of the house, but they also work to repair familial bonds through their remodeling.
Japanese family life is about to get remodeled! In this show, professionals from a variety of fields collaborate to remodel a house based on the three basic necessities - clothing, food, and housing - and solve each family's problems. Not only do they improve the aesthetics of the house, but they also work to repair familial bonds through their remodeling.Starring: George Tokoro
A town walk variety show where cynical and jaded comedian Ariyoshi and TV broadcaster Yoko Shono stroll around a town without having any definite purpose or plan. Along the way, the pair comes into contact with people around the town and randomly drops in on various shops in quest of interesting and trivial treasures. As this program having no scenario or preplanned schedule, their honest and candid comments and personal interactions with local residents are heartwarming and amusing to watch. Tune in to the show and you may just re-discover unnoticed charms and unexpected surprises in your neighborhood too!
When checking out an all-you-can-eat restaurant, some amazing families came!! They're called the "Viking Families." When observing them, different families like "lots of rules family" and "eat a lot family" show up. What kind of buffet-loving families will show up this time?!
Crying as a form of catharsis is attracting attention at the moment. If we cry consciously we can relieve stress relieve stress, and in doing so detoxify the mind. In this show, we take entertainers who are quick to tears on a bus visiting locations that are personally moving. This bus route is unique to the ‘Tear-jerker Bus Trip’.
Back streets that reveal a world different from daily life. Once you've let those places take root, you can't stay away. See the many hidden and famed shops. We're closing in on the splendor of those famous hidden shops in the back alleys where you're sure to get lost.
Something that we struggle with daily, that eats us up and causes stress and anger: annoying people. You know those people. Unreasonable complainers, obnoxious drunk people, rude cab drivers, snobby salesperson, loud teenagers with no manners, and so on. Hosted by Teruyoshi Uchimura of the comedy duo Ucchan Nanchan, this show features short dramatic reenactments of real-life situation where someone beats those “bad guys” through cleverness and wit. In every episode, the well-reputed supporting actors are cast as characters. There’s no doubt that the show provides a great stress relief and leaves audience feel completely entertained and exhilarated!
This is the Japanese reality show that our directors go overseas and seek the Foreign people, who love specific Japanese culture and desperately want to come to Japan although they’ve never been to there. The directors see them and their close reporting reveals their various reasons and passions why they want to come to Japan so much. If they are selected, they will be flying to Japan, and we will guide them around Japan on camera, and we will try to arrange a special dream experience, based on their particular interests.
A program where popular Johnny's idols Kis-My-Ft2 put themselves on the line to take on any challenge to raise their popularity! Watch as they sweat, accomplish their goals, and grow!
A talk show in which experts from a variety of specialty fields are invited to introduce a surprising and "deep" world unbeknownst to MC Matsuko and viewers.
Join three Japanese celebrities as they go on a girls-only trip around Japan to search for food, scenery, local customs, and events where they can relax, have fun, and enjoy interacting with the locals. If you need something to help you wind down, this show will give you a mental massage as you enjoy rural Japan.
A variety show hosted by the pop idol group Kis-My-Ft2. In each episode, the seven members of Kis-My-Ft2 attempt to prove their “coolness” instead of, as the title suggests, unappealing (*Busaiku means ugly or unappealing in Japanese). The guys get a scenario in which they have to film a short clip on how to handle the situation while looking cool. Situations include topics such as “how to give an end-of-date kiss while looking cool” or “how to flutter a girlfriend when saying goodbye,” etc., then they get ranked according to coolness by 100 random girls who are not particularly fans of Kis-My-Ft2. Once you catch an episode, there’s no doubt you’ll be hooked!
This remarkable drama and documentary takes a deep look at the lives of Kyoto's residents. With its 1,000-year history, Kyoto is steeped in culture, beauty, and traditions, both known and unknown. From the moon festival in autumn to the fire lighting ceremony on New Year's Eve, generation after generation of Kyoto residents has observed seasonal customs diligently. The drama depicts the ancient city's rich cultural life through the daily comings and goings of the young manager of an old Japanese confectionery shop, while the documentary delves into the wisdom passed down over the centuries by the Kyoto folk themselves. Prepare to encounter a new side of Japan's former Imperial capital.
In this food and travel program, each episode features a new Moshimo Sunday Excursion Tour with special little twists and ideas thrown in based on the tour's theme for that episode.There is also plenty of fun to be had - like in the game Moshi Tour Roulette, where they decide who will get to eat or who will have to pay for their food out of their own pocket - making this a program that the whole family can enjoy.
This program provides in-depth coverage of the new construction of a made-to-order detached house designed by an architect. Watch the "client family" who is following their dream to make the "ideal house" along with the "architect" who can solve any problem that comes up. We follow them with their troubles and sympathies until that "home" that will fulfill their dreams is complete.
We're bringing you 9 of the very best super-cramped popular restaurants, the kind of places that you want to go to even though they're so small! See the many ideas and hard work that come out of these popular, very tight food spots, loved by customers, with their owners' dedication to their food and interactions with customers.
It’s a fact. There are hopeless human beings who exist in society and while they may be referred to as being “OUTcasts” from the general public’s perspective, they remain true to themselves, in honesty, more so than the general public. In fact, this may be exactly why they have become these “OUTcasts”. After all, many legendary scholars or artists seemed to have lost their common sense or stood out from society in general. There is only a fine line between those on the outside and those on the inside. Hosts Matsuko Deluxe and Hiroyuki Yabe will guide you through this cheerful talk variety show, rooting for the underdogs!