Drama

Featured Programs

© Akiko Higashimura / KODANSHA LTD.© NIPPON TV
4/ 17 (Sat) 2:00PM(ET) /11:00AM(PT)
Story bigins 3 years later when 30-year-old Rinko Kamata (Yuriko Yoshitaka) works as an unpopular screenwriter. She did not have a boyfriend, but she has two female friends Kaori and Koyuki. They meet regularly at a bar. There, they complain about their situations and go through what if scenarios. One day, Rinko Kamata decides to go for happiness at love and work.

©Based on the novel “Tokkai” by Hidetoshi Kiyotake originally published by KODANSHA LTD. © Hidetoshi Kiyotake/KODANSHA Ltd. ©2021 WOWOW INC.
4/ 17 (Sat) 11:15PM(ET) /8:15PM(PT)
In 1996, after the collapse of Japan's asset price bubble, Akira Shibasaki (Hideaki Ito) works in the loan department for Aoba Bank. One day, he is sent to work at a government-run company, which was formed to collect non-performing loans from bankrupt housing loan companies. Workers from different banks, including Akira and ex-employees from housing loan companies, gather at the government-run company. They stand up against vicious debtors and struggle to protect the taxpayers' money.

©NHK
(10)
4/ 18 (Sun) 8:00PM(ET) /5:00PM(PT)
The 60th historical drama depicts the life of Shibusawa Eiichi, known as the Father of Capitalism in Japan. He lived from the mid-19th to early 20th century, contributing to around 600 public projects, and led around 500 enterprises to success. He also committed to the international relations and was nominated to Nobel Peace Prize twice. He kept on challenging with high aspiration throughout the life and his well-calculated planning and sincere work opened up the way to the future of modern Japan.

©NHK
4/18 Sun.11:15PM(ET) /8:15PM(PT) Start
This drama depicts the life of high school students who have some inferior feelings about their looking. The country they live is an unreasonable place where most of adults have exactly the same faces. Enjoy completely new world of fantasy!

©NIPPON TV
4/19 Mon.10:00PM(ET) /7:00PM(PT) Start
A sea-loving oceanographer, Mio Nagisa(Satomi Ishihara) who wants to protect the sea, meets a marine resort owner's son,Rintaro Hasuda(Go Ayan) who is trying to develop the resort. The two people from different world ends up having a forbidden love.

©NHK
Detective Oshii(Kazama Shunsuke) hunts down the perpetrators with his outstanding powers of deduction, but unfortunately, all his achievements will always be taken by his colleagues at the end of the cases!

©NHK
(1)
4/21 Wed. 8:00PM(ET) /5:00PM(PT) Start
The third season of the samurai drama "Tachibana Noboru's Memorandum of Youth," portraying young prison doctor Tachibana Noboru who left Akita for Edo with a strong desire of becoming a competent doctor. This time, he is involved in an incident that will influence his future.

©テレビ朝日
4/22 Thu.10:00PM(ET) /7:00PM(PT) Start
Ren Kamijo(Hiroshi Tamaki) is the director of the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department’s Criminal Investigation. An incident in Ren’s childhood triggered his thirst for power and he has his sights set on heading the police force by becoming its Superintendent General someday. Ren believes topping the faction that he belongs to is the shortcut to fulfilling his aspiration.He is driven by ambition and has no qualms carrying out work, no matter how dirty it is...

©Mainichi Broadcasting System, Inc.
Taro's (Ken Watanabe) business failed and he got divorced. He also left his family's home. 5 years later, his oldest daughter Nanami (Keiko Kitagawa), second daughter Fuyuka (Fumi Nikaido) and ex-wife Junko (Yumi Asou) still live in the same house which Taro left.One day, Taro, who has having difficulties paying for his rent, visits his daughter Nanami's office to ask for a loan.Nanami gets angry at Taro, but later, Taro begins to live the house he left.

©NHK
4/24 Sat.10:00PM(ET) /7:00PM(PT) Start

©TBS(Japan)
4/28 Wed.10:00PM(ET) /7:00PM(PT) Start
10 years after Kenji Sakuragi (Hiroshi Abe) left Ryuzan High School, the school is in a downturn. Ryuzan High School once produced many students that were admitted into the University of Tokyo, but not so anymore. To get the school out of its downturn, Kenji is sent an offer to return to Ryuzan High School.

©NHK
(1)
4/30 Fri.10:00PM(ET) /7:00PM(PT) Start

Regulary Aired Programs

Sun
RE
RE 2:00~2:50AM(ET) /11:00~11:50PM(PT)
Tokkai: Bad Asset Wars
©Based on the novel “Tokkai” by Hidetoshi Kiyotake originally published by KODANSHA LTD. © Hidetoshi Kiyotake/KODANSHA Ltd. ©2021 WOWOW INC.
Sat
 
11:15~12:10PM(ET) /8:15~9:10PM(PT)
Seven Detectives (2019)
Fri
RE
RE 2:00~2:50AM(ET) /11:00~11:50PM(PT)
AIBOU: Tokyo Detective Duo Season 19
©テレビ朝日・東映
Sun
RE
RE 2:00~2:50PM(ET) /11:00~11:50AM(PT)
Unfortunate Detective Oshii Returns
©NHK
Tue
 
10:00~11:00PM(ET) /7:00~8:00PM(PT)
Fri
RE
RE 5:05~6:00AM(ET) /2:05~3:00AM(PT)
KAMEN RIDER BUILD
©ISHIMORI PRODUCTION INC. AND TOEI COMPANY, LTD.
Fri
 
6:30~6:55PM(ET) /3:30~3:55PM(PT)
Reach Beyond the Blue Sky
©NHK
Sun
 
8:00~8:47PM(ET) /5:00~5:47PM(PT)
Sun
RE
RE 1:15~2:00AM(ET) /10:15~11:00PM(PT)
Ochoyan
©NHK
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9:45~10:00PM(ET) /6:45~7:00PM(PT)
MonTueWedThuFriSat
RE
RE 7:30~7:50AM(ET) /4:30~4:50AM(PT)
MonTueWedThuFriSat
RE
RE 10:00~10:15AM(ET) /7:00~7:15AM(PT)

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