Shitsuren Chocolatier Fuji TV Winter Drama 2014

  • Drama: Heartbroken Chocolatier (literal title)
  • Romaji: Shitsuren Chocolatier
  • Japanese: 失恋ショコラティエ
  • Director: Hiroaki Matsuyama, Munenori Sekino
  • Writer: Setona Mizushiro (manga), Naoko Adachi
  • Network: Fuji TV
  • Episodes: 11
  • Release Date: January 13 – March 24, 2014
  • Runtime: Mondays 21:00-21:54
  • TV Ratings: 12.3% (weekly average)
  • Language: Japanese
  • Country: Japan

Plot

After graduating from high school, Sota Koyurugi (Jun Matsumoto) studies bakery at an institute. In high school, he fell in love with beautiful Saeko. Because of Sota’s effort, he is able to have a romantic relationship with Saeko right before Christmas. Saeko though tells Sota that she will be unable to meet him on Valentine’s Day, but can meet him on the day before Valentine’s Day. On that day, Sota gives Saeko chocolate that he made, but she doesn’t accept his gift. Saeko tells him that she didn’t think they were dating. Sota is heartbroken, but he doesn’t give up hope.

To make Saeko love him, he travels to France with little money and studies chocolate there. This is because Saeko loves chocolate. 5 years later, Sota becomes a first-class Chocolatier. Now back in Japan, Sota opens his very own store.

Notes

  1. Based on the manga series “Shitsuren Chocolatieri” by Setona Mizushiro (first published February, 2008 by magazine Rinka).

Cast

Jun MatsumotoHeartbroken Chocolatier (Shitsuren Chocolatier)-Satomi Ishihara.jpgHeartbroken Chocolatier (Shitsuren Chocolatier)-Asami Mizukawa.jpgHeartbroken Chocolatier (Shitsuren Chocolatier)-Kiko Mizuhara.jpgHeartbroken Chocolatier (Shitsuren Chocolatier)-Junpei Mizobata.jpg
Jun MatsumotoSatomi IshiharaAsami MizukawaKiko MizuharaJunpei Mizobata
Sota KoyurugiSaeko TakahashiKaoruko InoueErena KatoOlivier Tréluyer
Heartbroken Chocolatier (Shitsuren Chocolatier)-Kasumi Arimura.jpgHeartbroken Chocolatier (Shitsuren Chocolatier)-Shigeaki Kato.jpgHeartbroken Chocolatier (Shitsuren Chocolatier)-Ryuta Sato.jpgHeartbroken Chocolatier (Shitsuren Chocolatier)-Naoto Takenaka.jpg
Kasumi ArimuraShigeaki KatoRyuta SatoNaoto Takenaka
Matsuri KoyurugiHiroaki SekiyaSeinosuke RikudoMakoto Koyurugi

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Episode Ratings

EpisodeDateRatings
(Kanto Region)
0101/13/201414.4%
0201/20/201412.7%
0301/27/201413.3%
0402/03/201411.8%
0502/10/201410.5%
0602/17/201412.0%
0702/24/201411.7%
0803/03/201411.4%
0903/10/201411.2%
1003/17/201411.4%
1103/24/201413.7%
Average12.3%