Yuriko Yoshitaka is cast in new NTV drama series “No Need To Know” (literal title of “Shiranakute Ii Koto”). The drama series features an original screenplay by Renpei Tsukamoto (“Bento Harassment“) and directed by Shunsuke Kariyama (“Humanoid Monster, Bem“). For the drama series Yuriko Yoshitaka plays reporter Keito Makabe. She gets a clue about her father from her mother, right before she passes away.
Plot synopsis from AsianWiki: Keito (Yuriko Yoshitaka) is a reporter for a weekly magazine. The magazine covers everything from corruption by politicians to entertainers’ scandals. She watches out for the next big scoop. Keito is also rich and enjoys her work, as well as her love life. One day, Keito’s mother suddenly dies. Anna was a single mother who raised Keito alone. She worked as a movie critic. Right before her death, Anna mentioned something about Keito’s father. The name she mentioned is that of a Hollywood star.
“No Need To Know” will first air January 8, 2020 in Japan.