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  • Title: しもべえ
  • Title (romaji): Shimobee
  • Format: Renzoku
  • Genre: Drama, Comedy, Youth, Life, School, Friendship
  • Episodes: 8
  • Broadcast network: NHK
  • Broadcast period: 2022-Jan-07 to 2022-Mar-25
  • Air time: Friday 22:00


Kamoshida Yurina is a 17-year-old bright and carefree high school student, who doesn't think seriously about the future. One day, Yurina was using her phone and casually downloaded an app called "Servant Shimobee". Since that day, whenever Yurina gets involved in weird situation or trouble, there will be a mysterious middle-aged man who appears from nowhere to help her and leave silently. What is the identity of this man? Meanwhile, Yurina reunites with her good friend from childhood and remembers her dream of becoming a doctor. The dream is unrealistic based on her current academic performance. Will Yurina be able to achieve her dream with the help of the mysterious man?

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Production Credits


  • Episode 5, originally scheduled to air on February 4, 2022 was postponed for three weeks due to the airing of 2022 Winter Olympics. The drama resumed on February 25, 2022.
  • Episode 6, was postponed for two weeks, from March 4, 2022 to March 18, 2022 due to the airing of 2022 Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony and a special program to commemorate the 11th anniversary of the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami.
  • Episodes 7 and 8 were aired back-to-back on March 25, 2022. Episode 7 was aired on the original timeslot (22:00 - 22:44), while Episode 8 was aired right after at 22:44 - 11:28.

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