Saikou no Rikon + SP

  • Drama: Matrimonial Chaos (English title) / Best Divorce (literal title)
  • Romaji: Saikou no Rikon
  • Japanese: 最高の離婚
  • Director: Rieko Miyamoto, Michiko Namiki, Ryo Miyawaki
  • Writer: Yuji Sakamoto
  • Network: Fuji TV
  • Episodes: 11
  • Release Date: January 10 – March 21, 2013
  • Runtime: Thursday 22:00-22:54
  • TV Ratings: 11.8% (weekly average)
  • Language: Japanese
  • Country: Japan


Drama series depicts the love and marriage of two 30 something couples.

Ordinary salaryman Kousei (Eita]) works for a company which installs vending machines. He complains about his marriage life while at the dentist office. Kousei doesn’t do his job well and he is also sick. He isn’t happy at all. His biggest problem is his wife Yuna (Machiko Ono), who has the complete opposite personality from Kousei .They have been married 2 years.

Yuna is bright and easy-going. Kousei doesn’t know if he loves Yuna or not, but he thinks her personality meshi with his. At this time, Kousei meets Akari (Yoko Maki), his ex-girlfriend from his university days. Akari works as an assistant at the College of Fine Arts and married Ryo (Gou Ayano).


  1. Related titles:
    1. Matrimonial Chaos | Saikou no Rikon (Fuji TV / 2013)
    2. Matrimonial Chaos Special 2014 | Saikou no Rikon Special 2014 (Fuji TV / 2014)


Best Divorce-Eita.jpgBest Divorce-Machiko Ono.jpgBest Divorce-Yoko Maki.jpgBest Divorce-Gou Ayano.jpgBest Divorce-Miwako Ichikawa.jpg
EitaMachiko OnoYoko MakiGou AyanoMiwako Ichikawa
Mitsuo HamasakiYuka HamasakiAkari UeharaRyo UeharaTomoyo Seta
Best Divorce-Satoru Matsuo.jpgBest Divorce-Yuriko Ono.jpgBest Divorce-Serina.jpgBest Divorce-Masako Miyaji.jpgBest Divorce-Kaoru Yachigusa.jpg
Satoru MatsuoYuriko OnoSerinaMasako MiyajiKaoru Yachigusa
Tsuguo SetaChihiro ArimuraNana UenoSatoko YahagiAiko Hamasaki

Additional Cast Members:


EP01 ll EP02 ll EP03 ll EP04 ll EP05
EP06 ll EP07 ll EP08 ll EP09 ll EP10 ll EP11