Yoshitaka Yuriko in Mioka

Yoshitaka Yuriko (Tokyo DOGS, GANTZ)`s new drama! This will be her her first starring role in TV's "Mioka," based on a novel by author Ira Ishida.

Yoshitaka plays a university student named Mioka who has an incurable illness. The show depicts her "final love" with fellow student Taichi (Kento Hayashi) as well as her life at home with her mother (Miki Maya) and other family members.

The show begins shooting in early June, but will premiere sometime in July. NTV has scheduled it for Saturday nights at 9:00pm.

Source: Tokyograph