This whole month will be focused on the Korean Drama “Anego”!!! As promised, a Japanese drama this time.
This might be an ‘old’ drama (2005), but still a nice one to watch. For more information; see the plot.
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Kanji: アネゴ (Anego)
Also known as: “A Tale of Futility”
Genre: Romantic comedy
Country of Origin: Japan
Broadcast Network: NTV
Broadcast Period: April 20, 2005 – June 22, 2005
Air Time: Wednesdays 22:00
Number of Episodes: 10 + 1 special
This drama tells the story of Noda Naoka, who’s caled Anego (older sister) by her coworkers. Naoko is a single careerwoman and she often finds herself training her collegues. Her biological clock is ticking and she”s hit the pay-ceiling after working for the same company for ten years. When she meets her former collegue Eriko, she cannot help but envie her because of her seemingly perfect live. But what’s going to happen when the fresh employee Kurosawa Akihiko appears in her live?
Shinohara Ryoko – Noda Naoko
Akanishi Jin – Kurosawa Akihiko
Tomosaka Rie – Sawaki Eriko
Toda Naho – Kato Hiromi
Ichikawa Miwako – Hasegawa Manami
Yamaguchi Sayaka – Saotome Kana
Yamaguchi Makiya – Tachibana Wataru
Konishi Miho – Nakano Saki
Tanaka Minoru – Miyamoto Koichi
Jinbo Satoshi – Saito Kyoichi
Itaya Yuka – Mizusawa Kayo
Bengal – Noda Shigeta
Masu Takeshi – Sakaguchi Tsukasa
Yuki Saori – Noda Atsuko
Kato Masaya – Sawaki Shoich
Opening theme: We Will Rock You by Queen
Ending theme: KISS or KISS by Kitade Nana
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