Keiko Kitagawa and Eita are cast in TBS drama series “Rikokatsu.” The drama series is scripted by Yoko Izumisawa and directed by Toshio Tsuboi. For “Rikokatsu,” Keiko Kitagawa and Eita will play newlyweds who decide to secretly get a divorce.
“Rikokatsu” first airs April, 2021 (takes over TBS’ Friday 10 PM time slot after “Story of My House“).
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: Saki Mizuguchi (Keiko Kitagawa) is a competent fashion magazine editor. Her parents raised her in a free environment. Meanwhile, Koichi Obara (Eita) is an ace member of the Air Rescue Wing of the Japan Air Self-Defense Force. His parents raised him in a stern environment.
Although Saki Mizuguchi and Koichi Obara have totally different personalities and come from different backgrounds, they meet and fall in love with each other. They decide to marry right away without having a dating period. They then have a fancy wedding. The newlyweds expected that they would have a happy life together, but reality is different for them. They begin to have arguments over differences in their lifestyle, values and others issues. Saki Mizuguchi and Koichi Obara decide to divorce, but they can’t tell their parents, friends or their co-workers about their divorce. Without telling anyone, Saki Mizuguchi and Koichi Obara begin to take action on getting a divorce.