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Seiten wo Tsuke

Details

  • Title: 青天を衝け / Seiten wo Tsuke
  • Title (English): Reach Beyond the Blue Sky
  • Format: Renzoku
  • Genre: Jidaigeki
  • Episodes: 41
  • Broadcast network: NHK
  • Broadcast period: 2021-Feb-14 to 2021-Dec-26
  • Air time: Sunday 20:00
  • Original soundtrack: Seiten wo Tsuke OST

Synopsis

This is a telling of the real-life story of Shibusawa Eiichi (Yoshizawa Ryo), a man known in Japan as the "father of Japanese capitalism". He initiated the establishment of Western capitalism after the Meiji Restoration and is known for presenting various economic reforms to Japan.

Cast

Main Cast
Eiichi's Family
Eiichi's Extended Family
Odaka Family
Mito Domain
Hitotsubashi House
Tokugawa Shogunate
Tokugawa Family
Roju
Hatamoto
Fukui Domain
Satsuma Domain
Uwajima Domain
Tosa Domain
Heian-kyo
Edo Merchant
People around Eiichi
Foreigners

Production Credits

Episode Ratings

See Seiten wo Tsuke/Episode Ratings

Recognitions

Notes

  • On September 17, 2021, the singer-songwriter Vaundy released the single 'Iseijin', which he wrote and composed with inspiration from the drama. A few days later, NHK used the song to promote the drama across all their social media platforms.

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