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Monday, October 15, 2018

Top 10 movies box office ranking for the weekend of 13th & 14th October 2018

Numbers in brackets indicate the number of cinemas showing the movie:

1) Uchuu no Hou Reimeihen (206)

2) Nichinichi Kore Koujitsu (153)

3) The House with a Clock in Its Walls (230)

4) Christopher Robin (362)

5) Gekijouban Natsume Yuujincho Utsusemi ni musubu (136)

6)  A Quiet Place (194)

7) Koohii ga samenai uchi ni (305)

8) Perfect World Kimi to iru kiseki (323)

9) Monster Strike THE MOVIE Sora no Kanata (336)

10) Camera wo tomeruna! (2)

Source: Eiga.com

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Top 10 celebrities viewed to have the best cooking skills (Oricon)

In recent years, there are more celebrities appearing on cooking shows, proclaiming their love for food or showcasing their home-cooked meals on social media. Oricon conducted a survey on 1,000 people in their teens to 50s between 25 September and 1 October 2018 where they chose the celebrity who they felt had the best cooking skills. Hayami Mokomichi swept across the teens, 20s and 30s categories while Tamori reigned in the 40s and 50s categories:

1) Hayami Mokomichi

2) Tamori

3) Gal Sone

4) Gutch Yuzo

5) Baba Hiroyuki (Robert)

6) Kimura Fumino

7) Satoda Mai

8) Hokuto Akira

9) Rola

10) Ogura Yuko

Source: Oricon

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Preview of "Mangan" - Summer 2018

Title: Mangan 満願 (Fulfillment of a Vow)
Official website: here
O.A. Dates: 14 Aug, 15 Aug & 16 Aug at 10pm
Broadcast by: NHK
Total number of episodes: 3
Original novel by: Yonezawa Honobu
Cast: Nishijima Hidetoshi, Kondo Koen (Ep 1), Yasuda Ken, Baba Tooru, Yoshizawa Hisashi (Ep 2), Koura Kengo, Ichikawa Mikako, Terajima Susumu (Ep 3)

Preview of "Chuuzai Keiji" - Autumn 2018

Title: Chuuzai Keiji 駐在刑事 (Police post detective)
Official website: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 19 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Fridays 8pm
Broadcast by: TV Tokyo
Cast: Terajima Susumu, Kitamura Yukiya, Fueki Yuko, Sato Kanta, Suzunosuke, Yamaguchi Mayu, Mashima Hidekazu, Hasegawa Tomoharu, Ito Shiro, Ichige Yoshie & Kuroki Hitomi

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Top 10 movies box office ranking for the weekend of 6th & 7th October 2018

Numbers in brackets indicate the number of cinemas showing the movie:

1) Monster Strike THE MOVIE Sora no Kanata (336)

2) Christopher Robin (362)

3) Gekijouban Natsume Yuujincho Utsusemi ni musubu (136)

4) Perfect World Kimi to iru kiseki (323)

5) Koohii ga samenai uchi ni (305)

6) A Quiet Place (194)

7) Chiri Tsubaki (341)

8) Re: Zero kara hajimeru isekai seikatsu Memory Snow (77)

9) The Equalizer 2 (183)

10) Camera wo tomeruna! (2)

Source: Eiga.com

Monday, October 08, 2018

Preview of "Fujiwara Tatsuya no Sekandou" - Autumn 2018

Title: Fujiwara Tatsuya no Sekandou 藤原竜也の二回道 (Fujiwara Tatsuya's second road)
Official website: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 18 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Thursdays 1am
Broadcast by: TV Tokyo
Cast: Fujiwara Tatsuya

Preview of "Harassment Game" - Autumn 2018

Title: Harassment Game ハラスメントゲーム
Official website: here
Official Instagram: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 15 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Mondays 10pm
Broadcast by: TV Tokyo
Original novel by: Inoue Yumiko
Theme Song: "Kaze wo mitsumete" by Kobukuro
Cast: Karasawa Toshiaki, Hirose Arisu, Furukawa Yuuki, Ichikawa Yui, Ishino Mako, Takito Kenichi, Sano Shiro, Takashima Masahiro, Kita Noa, Ogura Ichiro, Satoi Kenta & Ito Masayuki

Sunday, October 07, 2018

Preview of "Boukyaku no Sachiko" - Autumn 2018

Title: Boukyaku no Sachiko 忘却のサチコ (A meal makes her forget)
Official website: here
Official Instagram: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 12 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Fridays 12.12am
Broadcast by: TV Tokyo
Original manga by: Abe Jun
Opening theme song: "Boukyaku no Sachiko" by Skirt
Ending theme song: "Loop" by edda
Cast: Takahata Mitsuki, Saotome Taichi, Hayama Shono, Aizawa Rina, Shigeoka Hiroshi, Uechi Haruna, Fuse Eri & Fukikoshi Mitsuru

Saturday, October 06, 2018

Oricon's most anticipated Autumn 2018 dramas ranking

Oricon conducted a survey on 1,364 people from their teens to 50s between 11 Sep and 18 Sep where they chose which Autumn 2018 drama they are looking forward to watch. Dramas which were not announced by the TV stations before 10 Sep were not included in this survey and only dramas from the private networks and NHK were considered as candidates in this list.

There are two rankings here i.e. the primetime (7pm to 10pm) and midnight categories (shown after 11pm). Numbers in brackets indicate the overall weighted score in terms of anticipated ratings, leading actor/actress, supporting cast and content which account for 20 marks each. As such, the maximum score a drama can get is 80. The asterisk indicates dramas which are based on novels/manga.

Primetime Category
1) Shitamachi Rocket 2* (79)
2) Legal V ~ Moto Bengoshi Takanashi Shouko ~ (73)
3) Dairenai ~ Boku wo wasureru kimi to ~ (70)
4) Aibou season 17 (69)
5) Kasouken no Onna season 18 (65)
6) Harassment Game* (64)
7) Kemono ni narenai watashitachi (63)
8) Bokura wa kiseki de dekiteiru (62)
9) SUITS* (56)
10) Kyou kara ore wa!!* (51)
11) Tasogare Ryuuseigun* (47)
12) Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju* / Chuugakusei Nikki* (41)
14) Dorokei - Keishicho Sousa Sanka - */ Chuuzai Keiji* (38)
16) Nukemairu ~ Onna Sannin Ise Mairi* (23)

Midnight Category
1) Boku to shippo to Kagurazka* (60)
2) Anata niwa watasanai* (55)
3) Boukyaku no Sachiko* (48)
4) Fujiwara Tatsuya no Nikaidou (44)
5) Black Scandal (39)
6) Kono manga ga sugoi!! (36)
7) Ten Tenhoudoori no Kaidanji* (34)
8) Pretty ga oosugiru* (31)
9) Kekkon aite wa chuusen de* (28)
10) Bukatsu, sukijanakya dame desuka?* (10)

Source: Oricon

Preview of "Kono manga ga sugoi!" - Autumn 2018

Title: Kono manga ga sugoi! このマンガがすごい (This manga is great!)
Official website: here
O.A. Start Date: 5 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Fridays 12.52am
Broadcast by: TV Tokyo
Navigator: Aoi Yui
Guest Stars (in alphabetical order): Arai Hirofumi & Yamamoto Koji, Kanno Misuzu, Tsukamoto Shinya, Denden, Nakagawa Taishi, Higashide Masahiro, Hiraiwa Kami, Morikawa Aoi, Moriyama Mirai & Yamamoto Mizuki

Preview of "Ten Tenhoudoori no Kaidanji" - Autumn 2018

Title: Ten Tenhoudoori no Kaidanji 天 天和通りの快男児 (Ten The Fine Guy of Tenhou Street)
Official website: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 3 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Wednesdays 1.35am
Broadcast by: TV Tokyo
Original manga by: Fukumoto Nobuyuki
Cast: Kishitani Goro, Furukawa Yuuki, Yoshida Eisaku, Matoba Koji, Denden, Okayama Hajime, Aijima Kazuyuki, Takubo Issei, Yamaguchi Yoshiyuki, Tanaka Yoji, Hoshida Hidetoshi, Kaneko Noboru & Nagaoka Takuya

Friday, October 05, 2018

Preview of "Boku to shippo to Kagurazaka" - Autumn 2018

Title: Boku to shippo to Kagurazaka 僕とシッポと神楽坂 (Me, Shippo and Kagurazaka)
Official website: here
Official Instagram: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 12 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Fridays 11.15pm
Broadcast by: TV Asahi
Original manga by: Tarasawa Michi
Theme Song: "Kimi no Uta" by Arashi
Cast: Aiba Masaki, Hirosue Ryoko, Shuri, Kotaki Nozomu, Nagisa, Yashiba Toshihiro, Yamura Hiroki, Atomu, Mii-chan, Ookura Koji, Murakami Jun, Katou Kazuko & Issey Ogata

Preview of "Aibou season 17" - Autumn 2018

Title: Aibou season 17 相棒17
Official website: here
Official Facebook: here
Official LINE: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 17 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Wednesdays 9pm
Broadcast by: TV Asahi
Cast: Mizutani Yutaka, Sorimachi Takashi, Suzuki Anju, Kawahara Kazuhisa, Yamanaka Takashi, Yamanishi Atsushi, Asari Yousuke, Tanaka Ryuuzou, Jinbo Satoshi, Ono Ryo, Katagiri Ryuji, Enoki Takaaki, Sugimoto Tetta, Nakama Yukie & Ishizaka Koji

Preview of "Legal V ~ Moto Bengoshi Takanashi Shouko ~" - Autumn 2018

Title: Legal V ~ Moto Bengoshi Takanashi Shouko ~ リーガルV ~ 元弁護士・小鳥遊翔子 ~ (Legal V ~ Former Lawyer Takanashi Shouko)
Official website: here
Official Instagram: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 11 October 2018
Timeslot: Thursdays 9pm
Broadcast by: TV Asahi
Theme Song: "Illumination" by SEKAI NO OWARI
Cast: Yonekura Ryoko, Mukai Osamu, Hayashi Kento, Nanao, Arakawa Yoshiyoshi, Naitou Risa, Miyamoto Mayu, Adachi Yumi, Miura Shohei, Katsumura Masanobu, Kohinata Fumiyo & Takahashi Hideki

Preview of "Pretty ga oosugiru" - Autumn 2018

Title: Pretty ga oosugiru プリティが多すぎる (There is too much prettiness)
Official website: here
Official Instagram: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 18 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Thursdays 12.59am
Broadcast by: NTV / Hulu
Original manga by: Oosaki Kozue
Theme Song: "COLOR" by Kimura Kaela
Cast: Chiba Yuudai, Satsukawa Aimi, Kobayashi Kinako, Yajima Maimi, Ikehata Reina, Kuroba Mario, Nagai Mijika, Moriyama Asuka, Nakao Akiyoshi, Horiuchi Keiko & Sugimoto Tetta

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Winners of the 10th TAMA Movie Awards (2018)

Best Movie
Manbiki Kazoku
Netemo Sametemo

Special Award
Mori no iru basho
Camera wo tomeruna!

Best Actor
Higashide Masahiro (Netemo sametemo / Kiku to Guillotine / Panku Samurai, Kirarete Soro / OVER DRIVE / Yochou Sanposuru Shinryakusha)
Matsuzaka Toori (Korou no Chi / Shounen / Funouhan / Kanojo ga sono na wo shiranai toritachi)

Best Actress
Ando Sakura (Manbiki Kazoku / DESTINY Kamakura Monogatari)
Matsuoka Mayu (Katte ni furuetero / Manbiki Kazoku / Chihayafuru - Musubi - / blank13)

Best New Director
Imaizumi Rikiya (Pan to bus to nidome no hatsukoi)
Miyake Sho (Kimi no tori wa utaeru)

Best Newcomer Actor
Yoshimura Kaito (Mori no iru basho / Akuma / Saraba Seijaku / Vigilante)
Yoshizawa Ryo (River's Edge / Neko wa dakumono / Gintama 2 Okite wa yaburu tame ni koso aru / Marmalade Boy / Aku to kame no ruuru / Leon / Saiki Kusuo no Sainan)

Best Newcomer Actress
Fukagawa Mai (Pan to bus to nidome no hatsukoi)
Ito Sairi (Enokida Bouekidou / Pan to bus to nidome no hatsukoi / Netemo sametemo / blank13)

Source: Natalie

Preview of "Kyou kara ore wa!" - Autumn 2018

Title: Kyou kara ore wa!! 今日から俺は!! (From today, it's my turn)
Official website: here
Official Instagram: here
Official LINE: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 14 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Sundays 10.30pm
Broadcast by: NTV
Original manga by: Nishimori Hiroyuki
Theme Song: "Otoko no Kunshou" by Kyou Ore Band
Cast: Kaku Kento, Ito Kentaro, Seino Nana, Hashimoto Kanna, Taiga, Yamoto Yuuma, Wakatsuki Yumi, Masaki Reiya, Jirou (SISSONE), Hasegawa Shinobu (SISSONE), Izuka Kenta, Aihara Mika, Suzuki Nobuyuki, Isomura Hayato, Muro Tsuyoshi, Sena Jun, Sato Jiro & Yoshida Kotaro

Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Preview of "Dorokei - Keishicho Sousa Sanka -" - Autumn 2018

Title: Dorokei - Keishicho Sousa Sanka ドロ刑 - 警視庁捜査三課 - (Thief Police Detective - Metropolitan Police Department 3rd Investigation Unit -)
Official website: here
Official Instagram: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 13 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Saturdays 10pm
Broadcast by: NTV
Original manga by: Fukuda Shu
Theme Song: "Karakuri darake no Tenderness" by Sexy Zone
Cast: Nakajima Kento, Endo Kenichi, Ishibashi Anna, Nakamura Tomoya, Eguchi Noriko, Nomaguchi Tooru, Tanaka Michiko, Ikushima Sho, Maruyama Tomomi, Itao Itsuji & Inamori Izumi

Preview of "Kemono ni narenai watashitachi" - Autumn 2018

Title: Kemono ni narenai watashitachi 獣になれない私たち (We are not able to become beasts)
Official website: here
Official Instagram: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 10 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Wednesdays 10pm
Broadcast by: NTV
Theme Song: "Konya kono mama" by Aimyon
Insert Song: "Masshiro" by Bikkeburanka
Cast: Aragaki Yui, Matsuda Ryuuhei, Tanaka Kei, Kuroki Haru, Inukai Atsuhiro, Ito Sairi, Kondo Koen, Ichinose Wataru, Kikuchi Rinko, Matsuo Takashi, Yamauchi Takaya & Tanaka Misako

Preview of "Black Scandal" - Autumn 2018

Title: Black Scandal ブラックスキャンダル
Official website: here
Official Instagram: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 4 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Thursdays 11.59pm
Broadcast by: YTV / NTV
Theme Song: "Dogman" by Gesu no Kiwami Otome
Cast: Yamaguchi Sayaka, Ando Masanobu, Matsui Rena, Wakaba Ryuya, Morita Kanro, Ogawa Sara, Nomura Masumi, Tanigawa Shoichiro, Namioka Kazuki, Emma Jasmine, Matsumoto Marika, Katagiri Jin, Hiraiwa Kami & Kataoka Tsurutaro

Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Preview of "Shitamachi Rocket 2" - Autumn 2018

Title: Shitamachi Rocket 2 下町ロッケト2 (Downtown Rocket)
Official website: here
Official Facebook: here
Official Instagram: here
Official LINE: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 14 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Sundays 9pm
Broadcast by: TBS
Original novel by: Ikeido Jun
Cast: Abe Hiroshi, Tsuchiya Tao, Takeuchi Ryoma, Yasuda Ken, Tokushige Satoshi, Wada Toshihiro, Konno Hiroki, Nakamoto Ken, Tanida Ayumi, Tsubokura Yoshiyuki, Baba Tooru, Asakura Aki, Tateishi Ryoko, Yamamoto Keisuke, Yamada Yuusuke, Matsukawa Naruki, Sugaya Tetsuya, Kanno Rio, Hara Anna, Bokumoto Sakiko, Imoto Ayako, Maya Miki, Uchiba Katsunori, Rokkaku Seiji, Okada Kouki, Megumi Toshiaki, Ikehata Shinnosuke, Furutachi Ichiro, Kinoshita Houka, Yamamoto Gaku, Nakamura Baijaku, Baisho Mitsuko, Onoe Kikunosuke, Tatekawa Danshun, Kanda Masaki, Kikkawa Koji & Sugi Ryoutarou

Preview of "Dairenai ~ Boku wo wasureru kimi to ~" - Autumn 2018

Title: Dairenai ~ Boku wo wasureru kimi to ~ 大恋愛 ~ 僕を忘れる君と (Big Romance ~ With you who forgets me)
Official website: here
Official Instagram: here
Official LINE: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 12 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Fridays 10pm
Broadcast by: TBS
Theme Song: "Old Fashioned" by back number
Cast: Toda Erika, Muro Tsuyoshi, Tomizawa Takeshi, Sugino Yousuke, Kurokawa Tomoka, Natsuki Youko, Kusakari Tamiyo & Matsuoka Masahiro

Monday, October 01, 2018

Top 10 movies box office ranking for the weekend of 29th & 30th September 2018

Numbers in brackets indicate the number of cinemas showing the movie:

1) Gekijouban Natsume Yuujincho Utsusemi ni musubu (136)

2) Christopher Robin (362)

3) Chiri Tsubaki (341)

4) Koohii ga samenai uchi ni (305)

5) A Quiet Place (194)

6) The Meg (284)

7) Camera wo tomeruna! (2)

8) Gintama 2 Okite wa yaburu tame ni koso aru (345)

9) DTC Yukemuri Junjohen from HIGH&LOW (155)

10) Kensatsugawa no Zainin (334)

Source: Eiga.com

Preview of "Chuugakusei Nikki" - Autumn 2018

Title: Chuugakusei Nikki 中学聖日記
Official website: here
Official Facebook: here
Official Instagram: here
Official LINE: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 9 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Tuesdays 10pm
Broadcast by: TBS
Original manga by: Kawakami Junko
Theme Song: "Prologue" by Uru
Cast: Arimura Kasumi, Okada Kenshi, Machida Keita, Ono Rina, Makita Sports, Natsuki Mari, Tomochika, Yoshida Yo & Natsukawa Yui


Preview of "tourist" - Autumn 2018

Title: tourist ツーリスト
Official website: here
O.A. Dates: 28 Sep (TBS), 1 Oct (TV Tokyo) & 7 Oct (WOWOW)
Broadcast by: Paravi, TBS, TV Tokyo and WOWOW
Total number of episodes: 3
Theme Song by: HYUKOH
Cast: Mizukawa Asami, Ikeda Elaiza, Ono Machiko, Miura Haruma, Makita Sports, Nimura Sawa, Ishibashi Natsumi, Baka Rhythm & Narumi Riko

Preview of "Bokura wa kiseki de dekiteiru" - Autumn 2018

Title: Bokura wa kiseki de dekiteiru 僕らは奇跡でできている (We are made of miracles)
Official website: here
Official Instagram: here
Official LINE: here
Official Twitter: here
O.A. Start Date: 9 Oct 2018
Timeslot: Tuesdays 9pm
Broadcast by: Kansai TV / FujiTV
Theme Song: "Yokan" by SUPER BEAVER
Opening Theme Song: "Pure na soldier" by Shiggy Jr.
Cast: Takahashi Issei, Eikura Nana, Kaname Jun, Kojima Kazuya, Nishihata Daigo (Kansai Johnny's Jr), Yahagi Honoka, Kita Kana, Hirota Ryohei, Tanaka Min, Triendl Reina, Anan Kenji, Toda Keiko & Kobayashi Kaoru