Ooku (2023)

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For the 1968 drama of the same name , see Ooku.
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  • Title: 大奥
  • Title (romaji): Ooku
  • Format: Renzoku
  • Genre: Historical
  • Broadcast network: NHK
  • Air time: Tuesday 22:00
  • Related TV show: Ooku (KTV, 1968), Ooku ~Tanjou (TBS, 2012)

Season 1

  • Episodes: 10
  • Broadcast period: 2023-Jan-10 to 2023-Mar-14
  • Theme song: Tanpopo by Ikuta Lilas


A depiction of the parallel world during the Edo period in Japan, the world started shifting the social management and power from men to women after a rapid decline of the male population due to a mysterious plague. The story centers in the ooku, also known as the women's quarters of Edo Castle, where male figures are replaced by females, especially the Tokugawa clan.

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Tokugawa Iemitsu's Story
Tokugawa Tsunayoshi's Story
Tokugawa Yoshimune's Story

Production Credits

Season 2

Ooku (Season 2)
  • Episodes: TBD
  • Broadcast period: 2023-Oct-03 to 2023-???-??
  • Theme song: Shiroiro Kagero by Aimer


Medical Story
Bakumatsu Story

Production Credits

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