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Pay to Ace

Pay to Ace

二月の勝者-絶対合格の教室-

These days, about 70% of students who take middle school entrance exams fail to get into their top choice. In the most competitive areas of Tokyo, 1 child out of every 4 takes a middle school entrance exam, but only 1 in 10 gets accepted into the finest. Ohka Seminar is a mid-tier cram school that m...

  • Action
  • Human
BG

BG

BG~身辺警護人~

Bodyguards who protect people unarmed. An intense drama where the thoughts and emotions of people interweave. A bodyguard in a civilian security company, Akira Shimazaki, had quit his job due to one incident in the past and was working as a guard for a construction site for a while. He starts wor...

  • Action
  • Detective
  • Suspense
Detective Novice

Detective Novice

未満警察 ミッドナイトランナー

What happens when a nerd and a jock become buddy cops at a police academy? An action-packed crime suspense that shatters all expectations! Totally inexperienced, all they have to fall back on are their youth, passion, and the lessons they're learning in class--and yet the two are already gettin...

  • Entertainment
  • Food/Cooking
  • Romance
  • Suspense
Gourmet Detective Goro Akechi

Gourmet Detective Goro Akechi

美食探偵 明智五郎

If you were to die tomorrow, what would be your last meal? A handsome gourmet detective gets to the heart of a serial killer in this poisonously romantic suspense drama! Detective Goro Akechi has a passion for fine dining. Good-looking but incredibly quirky, he solves food-related crimes by usi...

  • Romance
Guilty

Guilty

ギルティ~この恋は罪ですか?~

Sayaka is a beautiful editor who lives happily with her handsome husband. The picture-perfect life she thought she had shattered to pieces after her beloved husband’s betrayal... The only emotional support she has for her wounded heart is her high school sweetheart she bumps into. She's married, ...

  • Comedy
  • Suspense
Mr. Housekeeper, Mitazono

Mr. Housekeeper, Mitazono

家政夫のミタゾノ

A tall husky voiced “super A-class” housekeeper Mitazono has amazing skills in cooking, laundry, cleaning and baby-sitting… plus an amazing secret as well… She is a He! Yes, he is the Mr. Housekeeper. He has a strange habit of peeping into a skeleton in the closet of the family for whom he works. On...

The Pride of the Temp (2020)

The Pride of the Temp (2020)

ハケンの品格

Back after 13 years! Undefeatable go-it-alone temp Haruko Ohmae is back after 13 years! The dream of graduating from college and securing a stable future by becoming a permanent employee at a company ended as the Heisei era came to a close. Lifetime stability as a salaried corporate employee...

  • Entertainment
  • Factual
  • Human
  • Music
M -beloved one-

M -beloved one-

M 愛すべき人がいて

A story of how a top diva in Japan, Ayumi Hamasaki, was born, her meeting and partings. This is the first dramatization of the much-talked-about original book with adaptations specific to the drama. In Japan, in the 1990s, Ayumi Hamasaki was called Ayu and had become a superstar known throughout ...

  • Comedy
  • Drama (Series)
  • Entertainment
  • Human
  • Romance
On nights when I want to end it all...

On nights when I want to end it all...

只在想死的夜晚
죽고 싶은 밤에 한하여

“You look like the back side of a bug when you smile. Like the back side of a drone beetle.” As a young boy, a girl he adored told him that. And ever since that day, he had a hard time smiling. The original story is based on the real-life experience of author, Kirio Tsume. The main character, Hirosh...

  • Comedy
Papa’s in Love Again

Papa’s in Love Again

パパがも一度恋をした

The ultimate human comedy lets adults both laugh and cry!! Former stock trader Goro Yamashita, age 45, was the provider and mainstay for his family... until his beloved wife, Taeko, passed away three years ago. Since then, he’s been a total shut-in. He was once a wonderful father who both excelle...

  • Detective
  • Mystery
Alibi Breaker

Alibi Breaker

アリバイ崩し承ります

“I will solve your mystery. 5000 yen per case.” In a local shopping street in Nano prefecture, far from the metropole, young Tokino Mitani runs a clocksmith that she inherited from her grandfather all by herself. Her main job is to repair watches and clocks, but she is about to start a side busin...

  • Comedy
  • For Women
  • Romance
AN INCURABLE CASE OF LOVE

AN INCURABLE CASE OF LOVE

恋はつづくよどこまでも
사랑은 계속 될거야, 언제까지나

A 23-year-old rookie nurse falls hard for a doctor she’s long admired while experiencing the triumphs and tragedy of working on the front line of emergency medical care in a story offering hope for tomorrow. As a high school student, Nanase Sakura witnessed the miracle of Doctor Tendo saving a life,...

  • Human
Off the Record

Off the Record

知らなくていいコト

The ultimate scoop turned out to be about me! People go to weekly tabloid "East" for the latest scoop on corrupt politicians and celebrity scandals. Things are going quite well for reporter Kate Makabe on the career and romance fronts. She chases scoops every day and toughs it out in her cutthr...

  • Detective
Police and Prosecutor

Police and Prosecutor

ケイジとケンジ~所轄と地検の24時~

A new detective buddy drama is coming up! An ex-gymnastic teacher working as a police detective and a super-elite Tokyo University graduate prosecutor are to become a bizarre buddy. They always clash head-on, but eventually they find themselves sharing the same chemistry within themselves. Nakaid...

  • Human
  • Medical/Health
PRAYERS IN THE EMERGENCY ROOM

PRAYERS IN THE EMERGENCY ROOM

病室で念仏を唱えないでください
병실에서 염불을 외지 마세요

Shoen Matsumoto is both a trained paramedic and Buddhist monk attached to a hospital. While providing emergency care straight from the mortuary while still in monk clothes unnerves some patients, Shoen nevertheless proves fully devoted to saving lives, and if that’s not possible, performing rites of...

  • Action
  • Comedy
  • Drama (Series)
  • Entertainment
  • Fantasy
  • Human
SEDAI WARS

SEDAI WARS

世代争霸
세대 전쟁

Japan in the not-too-distant future. As generations change, among the people, discontent is at an all-time high and society no longer functions well. The economy has declined and is heading toward collapse... Postwar, Baby Boomers, Bubble, Lost Generation, Yutori, Millennials... Each generation...

  • Drama (Series)
  • Family
  • Human
  • Idol
The Last Train Bound for Nagoya 2020

The Last Train Bound for Nagoya 2020

名古屋行き最終列車2020

This is the 8th year for award-winning omnibus drama of people who encounter each other in the last train bound for Nagoya! We are continuously focusing on regular members from last series, also have brand new stories starting this year. One big change has arrived this year; the main cast Rena Matsu...

  • Human
  • Mystery
  • Suspense
The ship of Theseus

The ship of Theseus

テセウスの船
테세우스의 배

A serial murder by fatal poisoning ushers in the first year of the new Japanese Reiwa era. Arrested as the prime suspect is a police officer. His son, Kokoro Tamura, along with his mother, elder sister and brother are forced into a life of social ostracism and prejudice as the alleged family of a ki...

  • Medical/Health
TOP KNIFE

TOP KNIFE

トップナイフ-天才脳外科医の条件-

The brain is god’s territory, and only geniuses with god’s hands reach out to touch it. Elite surgeons make countless sacrifices to acquire the best skills in their field and obtain the most coveted title given only to the finest: Top Knife. Even though renowned brain surgeon Yoko Miyama is tre...

  • Comedy
  • School
WASTEFUL DAYS OF HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS

WASTEFUL DAYS OF HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS

女子高生の無駄遣い

High school girls have the massive almighty weapon, “youth.” But... The reality of Japanese high school girls is portrayed through refreshingly “Stupid” Nozomu, Anime and Manga nerd “Otaku” Akane, and a smart but emotionless genius “Robot” Shiori. Their ephemeral beauty of adolescence are utterly...

  • Comedy
  • Education
  • Entertainment
  • Human
  • Romance
Homeroom

Homeroom

班会
홈룸

Ranked number one overall by many e-bookstores! The school psycho/love comedy, “Homeroom” Yuki Yamada, who is currently starring in two productions, takes on the role of the perverted stalker teacher! At the same time, Yuki Yamada stars in the drama, “Sedai Wars.” Since serialization began on Kod...

  • Drama (Series)
  • Scripted Format
  • Sports
KING OF DANCE

KING OF DANCE

Now is the golden era of dance performances in Japan and everyone's taking to the floor. All the dancers are aiming for one thing – to be crowned the KING OF DANCE. Skilled dancers from across the country are gathering to take part in an event that's being held for the first time in 5 years... So...

  • Action
  • Mystery
  • Scripted Format
PANDA Judges the World

PANDA Judges the World

シロでもクロでもない世界で、パンダは笑う。

Boldly expose hidden dark truths! The streets are swamped with malicious sexual and power harassment, corporate fraud, and corrupt authorities… Amidst the slew of tabloid stories, internet rumors and speculations about these crimes, the truth often remains gray, disappearing into the darkness. B...

  • Comedy
  • Entertainment
  • For Women
  • Romance
Peanut Butter Sandwich

Peanut Butter Sandwich

花生醤三明治
땅콩 버터 샌드위치

Sayo is a career woman who believes that if you work hard, anything is within reach.Miharu is a nurse who has been in a too-long relationship as her hopes of marriage diminish.Miwa works at a credit union and has a hard time turning down men’s advances and suffers from low self-esteem.Akane is a sec...

  • Romance
  • Scripted Format
Texting in Tokyo

Texting in Tokyo

LINEの答えあわせ

Those who master the art of texting shall master love... A “Ready-to-use Romcom” comes to life, here and now for everyone who’s struggling with love! Letters have always been a method for humans to express their emotions towards one another. Today, writing letters have been replaced by texting ...

  • Human
  • Mystery
The Sonata of Atonement - The Lawyer in Hell

The Sonata of Atonement - The Lawyer in Hell

悪魔の弁護人 御子柴礼司 ~贖罪の奏鳴曲~

Corruption, outrageous fees, and absolute victory in the courtroom. The devil’s courtroom drama begins now. Laid off from her temp job, Yoko Kusakabe is now unemployed. She’s introduced to a clerical position through a public employment agency, so she arrives at the doorstep of a law firm for h...

  • Detective
  • Drama (Series)
  • Mystery
  • Suspense
  • Thriller
A BUTTERFLY EFFECT –The Murder Analysis Team-

A BUTTERFLY EFFECT –The Murder Analysis Team-

蝶の力学 殺人分析班

What is the meaning behind the blue flower planted in the victims’ necks by the culprit? The Murder Analysis Team faces its most puzzling and brutal case ever!! Hideaki Takano (MUNETAKA AOKI), who Detective Touko Kisaragi (FUMINO KIMURA) trusts more than anybody else, is being transferred to the ...

  • Romance
Ossan’s Love -in the sky-

Ossan’s Love -in the sky-

おっさんずラブ-in the sky-

One day, the flight captain confessed his love for me. . . This is the eagerly awaited second season of a drama that created a huge buzz across Japan in 2018! Soichi Haruta, a single guy who is honest and softhearted but clumsy, got fired out of the blue at the age of 35. When he was at a loss, a...

  • Comedy
  • Romance
Ex-Enthusiasts: MotoKare Mania

Ex-Enthusiasts: MotoKare Mania

モトカレマニア

The tale of the trials and tribulations of a woman who cannot move on and put her ex-boyfriend behind her. Yurika is attractive and communicates well, but she has no luck when it comes to love. The reason is her first boyfriend Makochi. She loves him so much that she does searches on his name eve...

  • Comedy
If Talking Paid

If Talking Paid

俺の話は長い

The quibbler extraordinaire leads his family to the ultimate love. In the eyes of society, our 31-year-old main character would be considered a loser. His love for coffee inspired him to start a company right after college, but things didn't work out. For seven years now, he's been a NEET (Not ...

  • Food/Cooking
  • Human
La Grande Maison Tokyo

La Grande Maison Tokyo

グランメゾン東京
그랑 메종 도쿄

Natsuki Obana is a charismatic Japanese chef running a 2-star restaurant in Paris. Despite an extreme pride and confidence, he can’t seem to earn the 3 stars he covets. Feeling the pressure of a career slipping away, Obana’s troubles are compounded when his restaurant is caught in a scandal that for...

  • Human
  • Romance
marigold in 4 minutes

marigold in 4 minutes

4分間のマリーゴールド
4분간의 메리골드

Mikoto Hanamaki is a paramedic with a special psychic ability: he can see the moment at which a person’s life ends. But the talent is a curse because despite his best efforts, he can’t seem to change that fate. Living with his sister-in-law, Sara, in an exceedingly pure yet somewhat taboo romance, M...

  • Mystery
Nippon Noir

Nippon Noir

ニッポンノワール-刑事Yの反乱-

I suddenly wake up in the middle of a forest. Next to me is the corpse of a female detective. In my hand is a gun. For some reason, the last several months are erased from my memory. Did I kill this woman, or was I set up? I have no clue, and I don't even know where to begin. Is the Metropolitan ...

Our Dearest Sakura

Our Dearest Sakura

同期のサクラ

It's the spring of 2009, and Hanamura Construction, the largest general construction firm in Japan, is holding its annual welcome ceremony for its new grads. Sakura stands out from the rest of the talented bunch for clearly being a country bumpkin. Hailing from a small remote island up north, she ca...

  • Mystery
  • Suspense
RIKA

RIKA

リカ

No one can live alone. That’s why we search for a ection and warmth. Rika—the protagonist—has a pure, undying love that brings her to insanity. This psychological thriller depicts her longing for a ection. The story is set in Tokyo at Hanayama Hospital. The assistant director, Masashi Oya, is a li...

  • Mystery
SHERLOCK : UNTOLD STORIES

SHERLOCK : UNTOLD STORIES

シャーロック

Retaining all the allure of Arthur Conan Doyle's original creation, in this modern adaptation, a buddy team with crazy good looks but even crazier mentalities solve countless mysteries. Sherlock is a genius that has solved numerous mysteries. At the same time, he is prone to criminal impulsivenes...