Tenka (2004) – Dramacool

The story is about a 17-year-old girl, Tenka, who was born and raised in Sendai, Miyagi prefecture. Her family moves to Tokyo when her father changes his job. Tenka stays for a short period of time with her grandfather, who is an eager rice farmer, living at Igune, forest in the middle of vast rice paddies of the Sendai plains. After graduating from high school, she moves to Kichijyoji in Tokyo to live with her family in a house that is on the site of a temple owned by her grandfather’s old friend, Suzuki Shozo. On the site, there is also a small nursery school ran by Shozo’s wife, Yoshiko. Tenka gradually starts to think of becoming a nurse who looks after children. It is eventually revealed that Tenka’s family and Suzuki Shozo’s family has had a strong connection for generations. Tenka finds that she herself is engaged to Shozo’s grandson, Ryunosuke, according to a promise between her grandfather and Shozo. The heroine is played by Ema Fujisawa, who is 21 years old. She was selected from 2,367 applicants. Locations include Sendai, Miyagi and Musashino, Tokyo.

(Source: DramaWiki)

  • Native Title: 天花
  • Also Known As:
  • Director: Kato Taku
  • Genres: Romance, Life, Family
  • Tags: Countryside, Asadora, Short Length Series (Vote or add tags)
  • Cast & Credits

    Add Cast
    • Fujisawa Ema

      Satou Tenka

      Main Role

    • Ichikawa Mikako in Tenka Japanese Drama (2004)
      Ichikawa Mikako

      Kawashima Kaoru

      Support Role

    • Fukawa Toshikazu in Tenka Japanese Drama (2004)
      Fukawa Toshikazu

      Sasaki Kosuke

      Support Role

    • Hirayama Hiroyuki in Tenka Japanese Drama (2004)
      Hirayama Hiroyuki

      Suzuki Ryunosuke

      Support Role

    • Ishino Mako in Tenka Japanese Drama (2004)
      Ishino Mako

      Suzuki Akiko

      Support Role

    • Katahira Nagisa in Tenka Japanese Drama (2004)
      Katahira Nagisa

      Satou Hideko

      Support Role


    • Score: 8.9 (scored by 3 users)
    • Ranked: #54740
    • Popularity: #99999
    • Watchers: 54


    • Drama: Tenka
    • Country: Japan
    • Episodes: 156
    • Aired: Mar 29, 2004 – Sep 25, 2004
    • Aired On: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
    • Original Network: NHK
    • Duration: 15 min.
    • Content Rating: Not Yet Rated

    Pmixi Dramacool

    Leave a Reply

    Back to top button