Tempest (2011) – Dramacool

Set in the Ryukyu Kingdom during the latter days of the Tokugawa shogunate, a woman, who wants to complete her studies despite her gender restrictions, takes advantage of the disappearance of her stepbrother and disguises herself as a Eunuch named Son Neion. Later, still under disguise, she passes the exam to be a royal governments official.

(Source: Asianmediawiki, DramaWiki)

~~ Adapted from the novel “The Tempest” (テンペスト) by Ikegami Eiichi (池上永一).

  • Native Title: テンペスト
  • Also Known As: Tempesuto , The Tempest
  • Genres: Action, Historical, Mystery, Romance
  • Tags: Edo Period, Cross-Dressing, Adapted From A Novel, Investigation, Samurai Male Lead, Secret, Smart Female Lead, Palace, Hidden Identity, Double Identity (Vote or add tags)
  • Cast & Credits

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    • Nakama Yukie

      Son Reion/Mazuru

      Main Role

    • Tanihara Shosuke in Tempest Japanese Drama (2011)
      Tanihara Shosuke

      Asakura Masahiro

      Main Role

    • Nikaido Fumi in Tempest Japanese Drama (2011)
      Nikaido Fumi

      Omoedou [Court lady]

      Support Role

    • Takahashi Kazuya in Tempest Japanese Drama (2011)
      Takahashi Kazuya

      King Shoiku

      Support Role

    • Uehara Takako in Tempest Japanese Drama (2011)
      Uehara Takako


      Support Role

    • Kaneko Noboru in Tempest Japanese Drama (2011)
      Kaneko Noboru

      Son Shiyu

      Support Role


    • Score: 7.3 (scored by 300 users)
    • Ranked: #4525
    • Popularity: #5064
    • Watchers: 1,240


    • Drama: Tempest
    • Country: Japan
    • Episodes: 10
    • Aired: Jul 17, 2011 – Sep 18, 2011
    • Aired On: Sunday
    • Original Network: NHK
    • Duration: 50 min.
    • Content Rating: Not Yet Rated

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