| Mar 13, 2015

'Sachi and Mayu'; 'Music Fair'; CM of the week: Hoyu

On Tuesday, NHK will broadcast a dramatization of the script by Shin Adachi that won the 38th annual TV Writers Association of Japan Award. The drama, titled “Sachi and Mayu” (NHK-G, 10 p.m.), stars Mugi Kadowaki as Sachi, a young woman who was abandoned ...

| Mar 6, 2015

Home design; Pacific war; CM of the week: Taisho Pharmaceutical

TV Asahi’s “Before/After” (Sun., 6:57 p.m.) is single-handedly responsible for the “reform boom.” The show has inspired thousands of families to remodel their homes into something more livable and aesthetically pleasing. Last year, the program went overseas for the first time and brought a ...