Rina Uchiyama is cast in new NHK drama series “Machi Koba no Onna.” Also cast in supporting roles are Masaru Nagai, Shingo Yanagisawa, Jun Murakami, Shugo Oshinari, Shunsuke Kariya, Yoshie Ichige, Naoto Takenaka and Hiroshi Tachi. The drama series is based on 2014 novel “Machi Koba no Musume” by Takako Suwa. For the drama series, Rina Uchiyama will play main character Hikari Arimoto. She is a housewife, but decides to become the CEO of a company run by her terminally ill father.
“Machi Koba no Onna” first airs November 10, 2017 in Japan.