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The eight-part NHK suspense drama “Gekiryu: Watashi Oboete Imasu ka?” (“Wild Current: Do You Remember Me?”; NHK-G, Tues., 10 p.m.) is about five former classmates struggling with personal and professional problems 20 years after a friend of theirs disappeared during a junior high school field trip.

Keiko (Reina Tanaka), an editor at a prominent publishing house, runs into her old friend, Sabajima (Koji Yamamoto), who is now a banker, on the shinkansen. Another classmate, Mia (Rie Tomosaka), an unmarried singer-songwriter, also runs into a member of the old gang, Higashihagi (Kenta Kiritani), but under inauspicious circumstances, since he is a police detective investigating a crime. Then Mia receives a mysterious email from the missing girl.

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