Minami-kun no Koibito TV Asahi Summer Drama 2004


Everything started when a high school couple, Chiyomi(Kyoko Fukada)and Minami(Kazanari Ninomiya) had a mysterious and ominous fortune cookie at a Chinese restaurant… “If you stay close to him, he will become great and the two of you will be together for a long time. However, when the two of you drift apart, horrible thing will happen”. Just as the prophesy, on the very day when Minami decided to leave Chiyomi, a magical curse struck Chiyomi. Believe it or not, it shrunk her into a size of merely 16 cm tall! What would happen when a tender boyfriend and a miniaturized girlfriend secretly starts living together? — TV Asahi


  1. Based on the manga series “Minami kun no Koibito” by Shungiku Uchida (published from October, 1986 to June 1987 in monthly manga anthology magazine Garo).
  2. Related titles:
    1. Minami’s Girl | Minami-kun no Koibito (TV Asahi / 1994)
    2. Minami’s Girlfriend | Minami-kun no Koibito (TV Asahi / 2004)
    3. Minami kun no Koibito: My Little Lover (Fuji TV / 2015)