Here’s Mana Ashida in a promotional image for upcoming Fuji TV drama series “Our House” also starring Charlotte Kate Fox & Koji Yamamoto. In the promotional image, Mana Ashida is wearing a middle school uniform. For trivia buffs, Mana Ashida plays a middle school student for the first time in her acting career. Her character in the drama series Sakurako Ban is actually one year older than her actual age so Mana Ashida won’t wear a middle school uniform until next year in her real life. Meanwhile, story for “Our House” has Mana Ashida playing a daughter whose mother passed away recently. Her father meets an American woman while working in the U.S. and then brings her home to Japan. Mana Ashida’s character is against her new mom when they are introduced for the first time.
“Our House” first airs April 9, 2016in Japan.