No Need To Know – EPISODE01-10 [COMPLETE]

  • Drama: Off the Record (English title) / No Need To Know (literal title)
  • Romaji: Shiranakute Ii Koto
  • Japanese: 知らなくていいコト
  • Director: Shunsuke KariyamaRenpei TsukamotoMitsuru KubotaHidemi Uchida
  • Writer: Renpei Tsukamoto
  • Network: NTV
  • Episodes: 10
  • Release Date: January 8 – March 11, 2020
  • Runtime: Wednesday 22:00-23:00
  • TV Ratings: 9.5%
  • Language: Japanese
  • Country: Japan

Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki Staff ©

Keito (Yuriko Yoshitaka) is a reporter for a weekly magazine. The magazine covers everything from corruption by politicians to entertainers’ scandals. She watches out for the next big scoop. Keito is also rich and enjoys her work, as well as her love life. One day, Keito’s mother suddenly dies. Anna was a single mother who raised Keito alone. She worked as a movie critic. Right before her death, Anna mentioned something about Keito’s father. The name she mentioned is that of a Hollywood star.


  1. “Off the Record” takes over NTV‘s Wednesday 22:00 time slot previously occupied by “Our Dearest Sakura” and followed by “The Pride of the Temp” on June 17, 2020.


Off the Record (Japanese Drama)-Yuriko Yoshitaka.jpg Off the Record (Japanese Drama)-Tasuku Emoto.jpg Off the Record (Japanese Drama)-Daiki Shigeoka.jpg
Yuriko Yoshitaka Tasuku Emoto Daiki Shigeoka
Keito Makabe Yuichiro Odaka Haruki Nonaka
Off the Record (Japanese Drama)-Kumiko Akiyoshi.jpg Off the Record (Japanese Drama)-Kuranosuke Sasaki.jpg Off the Record (Japanese Drama)-Kaoru Kobayashi.jpg
Kumiko Akiyoshi Kuranosuke Sasaki Kaoru Kobayashi
Anna Makabe Susumu Iwatani Toru Notoa

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