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MONEY ANGEL

マネーの天使

  • Entertainment
  • Human
  • Scripted Format

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Monetary problems happen everyday at everywhere. The hero, Shigeru (Kazutoyo Koyabu), is one of the aggrieved party who suffers from monetary trouble.
“Never doubt people! “ So says Shigeru, who has a faith in the basic goodness of human being, lost his job due to his honest personality. On the day of having no way out and barely becoming homeless, he happens to meet Risa (Nana Katase) who is not only an owner of a Mexican food restaurant but also a consultant who provides free legal consultations based on her very BASIC knowledge of law.
Can Risa help Shigeru get his money back?

Casts

  • Detective
  • Family
  • Human
  • Suspense

Ace Attorney

A rookie lawyer Ryuichi Naruhodo stands up to save his defendants by proving their innocence from unusual cases!

Is the defendant guilty or innocent…? Believing his client’s innocence Naruhodo stands in court and battles his rival judges. With the word of “OBJECTION!” and limited evidence, Naruho...

  • Gameshow

All Chained up!

The ultimate friendship race! Friends over Money or Money over Friends?

The groups of 4 friends that are chained together are put to a challenge on an extreme race. The groups are left stranded in a random place without any money but each other. The first group that’s reaches the designated goal...

  • Gameshow
  • Reality

BACK SHOT

“Do you remember your loved one’s back shot? This is a game show to test bond of love!”

In this studio based quiz show, challengers must find their loved one from the backs of four people. It may sound easy, but the distance between the two, and the pressure of choosing the wrong person makes the...

  • Action
  • Sports

BIRDMAN RALLY

Human-powered aircraft race!
“I want to fly like a bird in the wide open sky!”
Self-designed and Human-powered aircraft race started to make this dream come true. In Lake Biwa, the largest lake in Japan, contestants aim for the highest goal. Pilots carry the dreams of their team into self-designe...

  • Mystery
  • Scripted Format
  • Suspense

Black Revenge

A promising politician, has been scooped by a tabloid magazine “Weekly Ryusei”, and committed suicide. Hearing this shocking incident, his wife was lost in a deep sadness and suffers a miscarriage.
However, the scandal was a fabricated story. Knowing this, politician’s wife swears revenge to people...

  • Mystery
  • Scripted Format
  • Suspense

Black Scandal

In the glitz and glamour of the celebrity world, no one expects the dirty business that occurs behind the scenes.

Arisa Yagami, formerly “Sara Fujisaki” was a rising star, known to be the next top actress and wife of her agency’s next CEO. Sara was living the celebrity dream, until she became a v...

  • Gameshow
  • Quizshow

BRAIN POKER

A new collaboration game of QUIZ and POKER!

This is a quiz show that two gamblers play against each other. The gamblers bet on the answers of five team players of their own team . The questions, which are multiple answers such as "Speaking of what a broken hearted girl does?" will be given to the...

  • Gameshow

Buy & Sell Battle

It's a shopping battle at celebrities' favorite stores!

Buying Part
Hosts and guests split into teams for a shopping battle. The guests buy the items they want the most! You'll see actors, actresses, and artists spill details of their personal lives you've never heard before! And once the shoppi...

  • Factual

CELL PHONE RELAY 2.0

Mobile and smart phones are capable of almost anything these days, but new reality TV format "CELL PHONE RELAY 2.0", co-developed by Yomiuri Telecasting Corporation and FremantleMedia Asia, explores what lies at the devices’ very essence—communication and information sharing.“CELL PHONE RELAY 2.0” e...

  • Comedy
  • Drama (Series)
  • Romance

Colorful Love~My Androgynous Boyfriend~

Wako works so hard day-in day-out that she’s left her femininity behind. One day, she meets Meguru, a boy with perfect make-up and nails, who instantly confesses his love for her!
What exactly is it that draws this unique pair, who look like they could be sisters, together as a couple?

The first...

  • Food/Cooking

Cooking Showdown

A cooking show that presents a mouthwatering dilemma!

Skillfully mixing elements of a cooking show, a game show, a variety show and the educational format, Cooking Showdown has proved to be a huge success in several countries already. As a show with delicious food as its centerpiece, people from...

  • Detective
  • Mystery
  • Romance
  • School

Detective Conan

“Criminals beware . . . this miniature detective is on the case!
Over a decade of airing, still one of the top anime stories in Japan!!”

Conan Edogawa has an impeccable disguise that proves invaluable in his detective work. Conan is actually Shinichi Kudo, a 17-year-old boy forced to drink a poi...

  • Family
  • Human
  • Science

Doctor Car

Doctor Cars (Emergency Medical Service vehicles) have recently been places in over 40 medical facilities in Japan. This drama focuses on the medical scene of the Doctor Cars and the doctors. Ichika Tendo (Ayame Goriki) a newly graduated medical student has been placed in the recently developed Docto...

  • Comedy
  • Drama (Series)
  • Romance

Edomoiselle

Edomoiselle is an exhilarating, heart-warming comedy that takes place in Tokyo.
It is about a big-hearted Edo era courtesan looking for solace for her weary soul while getting wrapped up into trouble wherever she goes.

The story’s heroine is an ostentatiously cute and fabulous-looking woman who ...

  • Quizshow

EXPOSED!

“Paparazzi are You!”

“I saw him holding women's panties!” This spectacular studio based show will EXPOSE celebrities' private scenes. The paparazzi are the tele viewers from all over the world! Not only we introduce the eyewitness information, but we verify the story in a special way! Also, the c...

  • Mystery
  • Science
  • Scripted Format

FACE-MAKER

”Change your face, change your life.”

If you could exchange faces with another person, what would happen to your life?

Shun Kirishima is a genius cosmetic surgeon. Known as the “Face-Maker,” he’s the only Japanese person to have performed operations in the United States Marshals for the Fede...

  • Entertainment
  • Quizshow

Fake Family

Look at the happy family! Mom, dad, brother, sisters…but wait! All is not as it appears.
One of them is an actor pretending like a real member of the family! In this show, a family and an actor spend one day to trick studio panelists to get prize.
Can you guess which one is an actor?
A celebri...

  • Comedy
  • Fantasy

GENIE FAMILY 2020

50 years have passed since Hakushon and Akubi left little Kanichi and returned to the Land of Magic. The magic bottle was sent into a 100-year-slumber...or so we though.
Now the year is 2020. Kanichi's grandson, Kantaro Yodayama lives in Tokyo. Kantaro hates hard work and spends his days trying to ...

  • Comedy
  • Drama (Series)
  • For Women
  • Scripted Format

Girls, be lucky!

Sachi Fukura: 25 y. o.
Although her name means ”fortune and good luck” in Japanese, ironically, she suffers from an absolute lack of auspiciousness, starting with luck in money.

Sachi was born under an unlucky star. Yet, having lived along with her misfortune, she has learned to enjoy it. She’s ...

  • Romance

Guilty

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, ...

  • Entertainment
  • Scripted Format
  • Sports

Hana, The Pro-Golfer

With orders from her boss to attend, office temp Hana takes part in a round of golf with clients and wins with a hole-in-one. Unfortunately, this causes her to be fired for humiliating the president of the client company. Hana then meets golf coach Daigo, who sees talent in her and asks her if she w...

  • Mystery
  • Scripted Format

Heartbreak Insurance

“We will guarantee your romance for 1 million yen…”

A one-sided love that just won’t be realized… Everyone is scared of being hurt by a broken heart.

“Heartbreak Insurance” is a bet against love that pays out 10-fold, helping you heal in the case of heartbreak. It’s a non-refundable insuranc...

  • Comedy
  • Drama (Series)
  • Food/Cooking
  • For Women
  • Romance

Heartbreak on a Plate

Sometime, the only thing that helps people get over a breakup is the taste of their favorite dish...
Set in real restaurants in Tokyo, the taste of the food gently embraces the women’s souls and kindly heals their broken hearts.
The main character, Miki (Alice Hirose), is a manga artist. She publi...

  • Comedy
  • Drama (Series)
  • Romance
  • Scripted Format
  • Suspense
  • Thriller

Hitman in Love

He’s a hitman, but he’s too much of a klutz to kill anyone.
Not only that, he also protects his target instead of killing them.
Furthermore, she turns out to be his first crush!?

A hitman who can never carry out his hits
falls in love with the person he’s supposed to kill?!
★A Thrilling Roman...

  • Reality

I Want to See My Son!

A mom’s sneak peek into her son’s daily life!

When her son is living afar, a mother's worries never cease! Is he okay at school? Is work hard? Is he eating properly? He doesn't say much when she calls!
“I Want to See My Son!” is a tear-jerking reality show in which a mother dons a disguise to se...

  • Action
  • Adventure
  • Fantasy

INUYASHA

Set in the Sengoku Period of Japan (a period of domestic turmoil about 500 years ago), INUYASHA is a time-travel fantasy adventure based on the hit comic book series of the same name.

Kagome discovers that she can travel back and forth between the present and the Sengoku Period. As she is drawn ...

  • Comedy
  • Human
  • Scripted Format

Is There a Vet in the House?

“Even if you're a pet, or if you're not blood related, as long as you live under the same roof, you're family!” So says Kentaro Shiba or Shibaken, the town vet in this family drama designed to brighten your day and put a smile on viewers’ faces. A busybody who can't leave someone alone when he sees ...

  • Reality

JACK-IN-THE-SHED

In 2017, a Ferrari worth 2 million dollars was found covered with dust in an abandoned Japanese shed. It was forgotten in the shed for over 40 years without the owner noticing its value. Do you remember what’s in your shed? Have you opened your shed recently? From celebrity’s shed to ordinary people...

  • Detective
  • Drama (Series)

Kei x Yaku - Dangerous Buddy

Three years ago, a video of a female public security investigator being kidnapped and assaulted was uploaded to the internet. Her name was Rion Nakaba, and the video caused a huge uproar- but it was instantly deleted. This incident was called the “Joker Case” within the Public Safety Bureau, and for...

  • Drama (Series)
  • Scripted Format
  • Sports

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...

  • Entertainment
  • For Children
  • Gameshow

Light Away!

This game show won the top prize at the "BCWW International Format Pitching" held in Korea.
Also nominated for Best Asian Original Game Show at the "Content Asia Awards" held in Singapore.
The Challengers called "Darkness Phantom Thieves" compete in the "Hall of Light".
They challenge a thrilling...

  • Comedy
  • Drama (Series)
  • Romance
  • Scripted Format

Love Interns

Can three clumsy men be any good as Cupids?
Their love speculations will run wild within the walls of this shared house!
Original script by Koji Tokuo (Ossan’s Love, My Housekeeper Nagisa-san)!
A romantic comedy about three hopeless men!
They may be awkward to watch, but they're sure to soothe y...

  • Family
  • History

LOVE STORY OF MY PARENTS

Do you know the how-we-met story of your parents?

Not so many people should have heard the story, none should have watched it.
The very first conversation, the first kiss, the relationship problems they faced – this is not just a story of your parents, this is a part of your history.

LOVE ...

  • Comedy
  • For Women
  • Scripted Format

Lovely Unlovely

Beauty and perfection are not the key to being loved.
Women are all unique and with different looks. Some may be fortunate with beauty and some may not. However, your looks don’t determine your happiness in life and love. Those who are successful in life are those who master the art of “a balanced...

  • Entertainment
  • Reality

Lovestruck Celebrities

Even Celebrities Want Romance!

Many of the actors who dazzle us on our TV screens are actually bad at relationships, or have no time for them. But of course, celebrities want romance too! Our program shines a path to real love for celebrities who haven't had a chance at it!


1.Choose a Date! ...

  • For Children
  • Mystery

Magic Kaito 1412

Kaito Kuroba is a seventeen-year-old high school student who is an adept magician due to the influence of his father, Toichi Kuroba who died mysteriously. Eight years after his father’s death, Kaito discovers a secret room in his home that was set up by his father to reveal itself on that very day. ...

  • Reality

Marriage SOS!

Will bonds or wounds remain?!

All marriages have difficulties. Newlyweds and longtime couples alike all have concerns. This program shows us marriages that just barely exist! We invite regular people couples or celebrity couples “on the rocks” to the studio, expose the dark side of their married ...

  • Romance
  • Sports

MIX

"MIX" takes place 26 years from the story "TOUCH."

From the legend left by the hero of "TOUCH," Tatsuya Uesugi, Meisei Academy High School was well known for their strong baseball team. 26 years from their glory, the team has not been able to keep their record and lost their fame.

"MIX" is abo...

  • Family
  • Scripted Format

My Family Goes Viral

People hides who they reallyare. But social media makes you show your true color.

Akari Kagari is a bright young woman, living with her family happily. One day, Akari is filmed dealing with an irritated customer at her coffee shop professionally and becomes famous on the Internet overnight. In fa...

  • Human
  • Scripted Format

My Great Boss

Kinoshita, the boss at an ad agency, is a guy that lives in the moment and for today. He’s always late for work and then leaves early. He’s completely unpredictable.

Kinoshita and his bunch of useless employees ‘work’ at the Marumaru Tsushinsha advertising agency. Everything is done at a leisurel...

  • Family
  • Mystery
  • Scripted Format

My Husband’s Wives

She was just a single mother, living happily with her “common-law husband”... But one day, she gets a call from the police, who tell her that her husband has been murdered.

She rushes to the hospital, only to find that there were two other “wives” besides her! As if that weren’t enough, as part o...

  • Action
  • Comedy
  • Fantasy
  • History
  • SF
  • School

New Nobunaga Chronicle: High School is a Battlefield

A history buff mad scientist cloned warlords of Japanese civil war period out of his curiosity and released them to the world.

And 15 years later... The cloned warlords grew up as highschoolers gathered in Ginnan High School. To be the ruler of the school, they were expected to be fighting each o...

  • Detective
  • Mystery
  • SF

Octo: Mind Investigator Akari Shinno

Octo is a detective drama that fits the current times where crimes with ambiguous motives are increasing. Unlike existing detective stories focusing on finding criminals and working out tricks, Octo spotlights finding motives, the emotions that triggered the crimes.

An eccentric female detective ...

  • Romance
  • Scripted Format
  • Tearjerker

Only You

This is a pure love story of the young man with mild intellectual disability and a top fashion model.

Sumio has mild intellectual disability and works at the restaurant, Sezon. He could not communicate with others well, but he is pure like a child. Sumio’s favorite activity is to watch outside by...

  • Comedy
  • Scripted Format

Otasukeya -Jinpachi the Helping Hero-

Girls deceived into paying money to bad guys…
Elderly involved in a banking fraud…
Kids being bullied…
The little injustices that we can all relate to…
Because of injustice, the dreams of people looking for happiness are shattered.
Of course, we want to help people out, but to lend out a h...

  • Action
  • Drama (Series)
  • Mystery
  • Scripted Format

PANDA Judges the World

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...

  • Quizshow

PLAY INNOCENT

It is a psychological quiz battle based on the werewolf game between three players who want to answer correctly and X, who wants to answer all questions incorrectly.
This is a one-story game.
In each episode, we have cast four people with different relationships.
For example, in an episode f...

  • Comedy
  • Drama (Series)
  • Human
  • Scripted Format

Pops Loves Kawaii Stuff

Mitsutaka Oji is an attractive hard-working manager, admired by both his superiors and subordinates. Well-mannered, gentlemanly, and stylish to boot, he’s popular among women. However, this man has a secret... He absolutely loves cute things! Mitsutaka can’t resist cuteness, and he’s head over heels...

  • Human
  • Romance
  • Scripted Format

Pure Soul

Happily married to Koichi, 30 year-old Kaoru’s world is shaken when she is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease. Amidst this turmoil, they discover that Kaoru is pregnant. Deciding to keep the baby, they name their little girl Himawari. But Kaoru’s condition worsens, and she begins to wonder what she ...