Renbutsu Misako stars in TBS Summer 2015 drama "37.5 degrees Celsius no namida"
Renbutsu Misako will be starring in her first leading role in a private network drama as she plays the lead character in the new TBS Summer 2015 drama "37.5 degrees Celsius no namida". The drama which begins its run from 9 July in the Thursdays 9pm timeslot, is based on the same-titled manga by Shiina Chika and features Renbutsu as Momoko, a nursery school teacher who takes care of sick children at her house when parents are unable to pick them up. In order to fit the image of her character, Renbutsu cut her long hair by more than 35cm which coincides with how Momoko looks in the manga. Co-stars include Narimiya Hiroki who plays Momoko's boss, Hayami Mokomichi who plays a single father and Mizuno Miki.