Set for a worldwide release on June 12, the drama is described as a survival mystery set in Antarctica. A team of researchers break all contact with the outside world to go on a mission under extreme circumstances.
Hamasaki Ayumi's biographical novel 'M Aisubeki Hito ga Ite,' written by Komatsu Narumi, will be adapted into a drama. It will air on TV Asahi ever Saturday beginning in April.
'M Aisubeki Hito ga Ite' is a book that traces the singer's encounters and separations before she became the diva know as Hamasaki Ayumi. 'Ayu' will be played by Anzai Kalen and 'Masa' by Miura Shohei. The script will be written by Suzuki Osamu. The drama will feature hit songs from the 90s as well as fashion items that were popular during that time.
The 61st NHK Taiga Drama that's scheduled to air in 2022 has been confirmed to be 'Kamakura-dono no 13-nin.' It will star actor Oguri Shun, and the script will be written by Mitani Koki.
This announcement was made on January 8 during a press conference at NHK Broadcasting Center. Following 'Shinsengumi!' and 'Sanada Maru,' this will be Mitani's third time writing the script for a Taiga drama. Oguri will take on the lead role of 'Hojo Yoshitoki,' the younger brother of Hojo Masako, who was married to Minamoto no Yoritomo, the founder of the Kamakura shogunate. The drama is said to be a survival entertainment focusing on the 13 people who supported Yoritomo's rule.