It was announced that Rina Kawaei (Majisuka Gakuen) and Yuki Yamada (Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger) joins the cast of the Kenko de Bunkateki na Saitei Gendo no Seikatsu (A Minimum Healthy and Cultural Life) drama.
It was announced that Junki Tozuka (Kamen Rider Wizard) joined the cast of the Sachiiro no One Room drama.
TV Tokyo announced the cast of the upcoming live-action drama adaptation of Norifusa Mita's Investor Z manga.
It was announced that former AKB48 member Atsuko Maeda (Majisuka Gakuen, Hana Kimi 2011) will star in the From Truant to Anime Screenwriter: My Path to "anohana" and "The Anthem of the Heart" drama special.
After 8 years, Kamen Rider W co-stars Renn Kiriyama and Tomomi Itano reunite thanks to a recent guesting to the Mikaiketsu no Onna (Women Document Detectives) drama series.
It was announced that Leiji Matsumoto's Galaxy Express 999 series will get a live-action TV series.
It was announced that actor Tori Matsuzaka (Samurai Sentai Shinkenger) will star in the live-action In This Corner of the World drama alongside with actress Honoka Matsumoto (Koi wa Ameagari no You ni).
Netflix started streaming the live-action drama adaptation of the Kakegurui: Compulsive Gambler manga series.