- Drama: Please Love Me! (English title)
- Romaji: Dame na Watashi ni Koishite Kudasai
- Japanese: ダメな私に恋してください
- Director: Hayato Kawai, Ryosuke Fukuda, Sho Tsukikawa
- Writer: Aya Nakahara (manga), Tomoko Yoshizawa
- Network: TBS
- Episodes: 10
- Release Date: January 12 – March 15, 2016
- Runtime: Tuesdays 22:00-22:54
- TV Ratings: 9.5% (weekly average)
- Language: Japanese
- Country: Japan
Michio (Kyoko Fukada) is 30-years-old. She keeps looking for a job after her previous employer went bankrupt, but she is unable to find work. Michio still supports her younger boyfriend and her savings is almost gone. Then, Michio meets her ex-boss Ayumu (Dean Fujioka). She was scared of Ayumu when they worked together. Ayumu now runs a tearoom which his grandmother ran. Michio decides to work part-time at Ayumu’s tearoom.
There, she various troubles everyday. Ayumu helps Michio, which allows her to see a different side of him that she never noticed before.
- Based on the manga series “Dame na Watashi ni Koishite Kudasai” by Aya Nakahara (first published May, 2013 in Japanese josei manga magazine You).
|Kyoko Fukada||Dean Fujioka||Shohei Miura|
|Michio Shibata||Ayumu Kurosawa||Daichi Mogami|
|Maho Nonami||Takehiko Ono||Mimura|
|Akira Ikushima||Kazuo Koiden||Haruko Kurosawa|
Additional Cast Members:
- Takayuki Suzuki – Manabu Terui