Satomi Ishihara is cast in TV Tokyo drama special “Greatest Gift of Life” (literal title of “Jinsei Saiko no Okurimono”). The drama special is scripted by Yoshikazu Okada and directed by Kan Ishibashi. “Greatest Gift of Life” will have Satomi Ishihara play Yuriko Tabuchi. She decides to visit her father out of the blue and doesn’t state why or how long she will stay with her father. She does have a secret.
“Greatest Gift of Life” will air January 4, 2021 in Japan.
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: Ryosuke lives in a small house in Toshima, Tokyo. Since his wife died, he has adjusted to living alone. He used to teach at a university and he now works as a translator. Meanwhile, Ryosuke has one child, Yuriko (Satomi Ishihara). She is married to Shigeyuki, who works as a teacher. Yuriko and Shigeyuki live in Azumino, Nagano Prefecture.
One day, Yuriko visits her father Ryosuke without advance notice. Ryosuke is surpsied by her sudden visit. Yuriko doesn’t give any reason for the visit. Ryosuke only learns that Yuriko isn’t sure how long she will stay. They haven’t talked as father and daughter in a long time. They begin to live together in a nervous, but warm atmosphere.