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Seiten wo Tsuke

Seiten wo Tsuke
Other Title: 青天を衝け

Genres: drama, Jidaigeki
Kurosaki Hiroshi, Watanabe Tetsuya (渡辺哲也)
Omori Mika
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  • Yoshizawa Ryo as Shibusawa Eiichi
  • Kobayashi Kaoru as Shibusawa Ichirouemon (Eiichi’s father)
  • Wakui Emi as Shibusawa Ei (Eiichi’s mother)
  • Murakawa Eri as Shibusawa Naka (Eiichi’s older sister)
  • Fujino Ryoko (藤野涼子) as Shibusawa Tei (Eiichi’s younger sister)
  • Kora Kengo as Shibusawa Kisaku (Eiichi’s cousin)
  • Narumi Riko as Shibusawa Yoshi (Kisaku’s wife)
  • Tanabe Seiichi as Odaka Junchu (Shingoro) (Eiichi’s cousin)
  • Mitsushima Shinnosuke as Odaka Choshichiro (Eiichi’s cousin)
  • Hashimoto Ai as Odaka Chiyo (Eiichi’s cousin)
  • Okada Kenshi as Odaka Heikuro (Eiichi’s cousin)
  • Hiraizumi Sei as Shibusawa Sousuke (Eiichi’s uncle)

The main character of the 60th Taiga drama is ” Eiichi Shibusawa “, who is also attracting attention as the face of the new 10,000 yen note . “Father of Japanese capitalism” who raised about 500 companies and was involved in about 600 social and public works projects. In his later years, he also focused on private diplomacy and was selected twice as a candidate for the Nobel Peace Prize.

From the end of the Edo period to the Meiji era. While being tossed by the great vortex of the times and repeating frustration, the blue skyOppositionTsuHe opened up the future with high aspirations as if he were a kid. Shibusawa, who continued to pursue the ideal form of modern Japan with “detailed calculations” and “sincerity toward people,” was a person of youth throughout his life.

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