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Grand Sumo Autumn Tournament at Ryogoku will be aired Live from 9/12!9/1(Wed)

Grand Sumo Autumn Tournament at Ryogoku will be aired Live as follows;

9/12 Sun. 3:00AM(ET) /12:00AM(PT) Start

Grand Sumo Autumn Tournament Highlights

9/12 Sun. 5:30PM(ET) /2:30PM(PT) Start

Enjoy Director, Masayuki Suo’s latest film and Special Human Drama with English subtitles!8/25(Wed)

Masayuki Suo’s latest film is “Talking the Pictures”, a comedy set in the world of the benshi(motion picture speaker). 4 new drama starts, “Komi Can't Communicate”, Samurai Drama “Edo Mononoke Tales”, actor, Joe Odagiri ‘s first directed drama“Gosh!!  Oliver the Police Dog”, legal mystery “JUSTICE”! And don’t miss Special Drama, Hitomi Ishihara leading role, “Greatest Gift” with English subtitles!

We will announce when Grand Sumo Tournament in September start  to air once it’s confirmed to be broadcasted.

No Tokyo Paralympic game will not be aired on TV JAPAN due to broadcast rights. Historical Drama” Reach Beyond the Blue Sky” and some of NHK’s regular programs including Asaichi, Science for Everyone, and others will not broadcast on TV JAPAN as these programs are suspended during the broadcast of the Paralympic in Japan.  Please check our website for the most updated schedule.

Termination Notice Regarding Program Guide7/26(Mon)

In order to provide the latest update to program information and to contribute to environmental protection by reducing paper use, mailing service of the monthly program guide will be discontinued after this September issue.

A New digital version of the Program Guide will be available starting with the October issue in addition to on-air spots highlighting weekly & monthly featured programs. QR codes will appear on-screen which provides easy access to program schedule online from your smartphone. More details will be provided in September.  Please check the website for the latest update on program information and scheduling.

Thank you for your understanding.