NTV announced that a live-action series adaptation of the The Way of the Househusband is currently in the works.
It was announced by theater troupe "Poppin Mushroom Chicken Yaro" that its chairman and scriptwriter Kota Fukihara has passed away last May 17. He was 37 years old.
It was announced that after the Japanese government has lifted its "Stage of Emergency" due to COVID-19, filming of various drama will now resume, but with precautionary measures.
After the report of Rio Komiya being COVID-19 positive, Toei Studios has temporarily shut down for disinfection.
It was announced that actress Yua Shinkawa (Shogeki Goraigan!!, GTO 2012) will star in the live-action series adaptation of Ai Okaue's Guilty manga.
It was announced that actor Takumi Kizu (Uchu Sentai Kyuranger) will star in the Japanese remake of the Taiwanese drama series, Fated To Love You.
The official live-action Kyou Kara Ore Wa!! drama website announced that the series will get a drama special this summer.
The trailer for the upcoming live-action series adaptation of Tohru Fujisawa's GTO: The Early Years (Shonan Junai Gumi) was released. Aside from the show's theme song, the trailer also features the song "Poison" by Takashi Sorimachi, the theme song of the original 1998 Great Teacher Onizuka (GTO) drama.