- Drama: Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju
- Romaji: Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju
- Japanese: 昭和元禄落語心中
- Director: Yuki Tanada, Makoto Kiyohiro, Tatsuo Kobayashi
- Writer: Haruko Kumota (manga), Daisuke Habara
- Network: NHK
- Episodes: 10
- Release Date: October 12 – December 14, 2018
- Runtime: Fridays 10:00-10:44
- Language: Japanese
- Country: Japan
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki Staff ©
Yakumo admires Yurakutei’s talent and struggles to achieve his level of performance. With the help of geisha Miyokichi (Aya Omasa), Yakumo grows up as a rakugo storyteller. Yurakutei and Miyokichi get married, but they die in a mysterious accident.
Yakumo takes Konatsu (Riko Narumi), who is the child of Yurakutei and Miyokichi, and raises her. Konatsu grows up blaming Yakumo as her parents’ enemy. Konatsu and Yakumo’s disciple Yotaro (Ryo Ryusei) chases after the truth of her parents’ death, which Yakumo hides.
- Based on manga series “Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju” by Haruko Kumota (published from March 25, 2010 to June 7, 2016 in Japanese manga magazine ITAN).
- Masaki Okada – Yakumo
- Ryo Ryusei – Yotaro
- Riko Narumi – Konatsu
- Aya Omasa – Miyokichi
- Ikusaburo Yamazaki – Yurakutei
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