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The infamous cooking show, “Ai no Apron” (Love’s Apron), may be off the air but its spirit lives on in the two-hour special “Haneru no Tobira” (The Closing Door; Fuji, Wed., 7 p.m.).

A group of female comedians, including Ai Haruna, Edo Harumi and Asako Ito, compete with one another by whipping up meals for a panel of ikemen (handsome) actors and singers, including Jun Oguri, Hideaki Takizawa and Kenichi Matsuyama.

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