Koji Seto is cast in WOWOW drama series “Male Copywriter, Takes Paternity Leave” (literal title). The drama series is based on essay “Otoko Copywriter, Ikukyu wo Toru” by Yohei Ugaeri. The drama series will have Koji Seto playing Yosuke Ugaeri. He takes an unusually long 6 month paternity leave to take of care of family issues.
“Male Copywriter, Takes Paternity Leave” airs from July 9, 2021 in Japan.
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: Yosuke (Koji Seto) works as a copywriter for an advertising agency. His wife Aiko informs him that she is pregnant. Due to a case, Yosuke asks for an unusually long 6 month paternity leave. Nobody at his workplace has taken a 6 month paternity leave before. A few months later, Yosuke’s daughter is born.