About the TV Show

Asuka

asadora

Asuka

First Air Date: October 04, 1999

First Aired on    :   1999
Status    :   Ended
Created By    :   
Networks    :   NHK G
Genres    :   Drama
Seasons/Episodes    :   149 episodes in 1 Seasons

The 61st NHK Asadora Drama is Asuka. Set in Kyoto in the home of a traditional Japanese candy-maker, Asuka is the story of one young girl's dream to one day walk in her father's shoes and become a top candy-maker in the male-dominated world of wagashi (Japanese confectionery). Asuka grows to be a healthy, adventurous young girl with a deep curiosity and, a desire to become a candy-maker like her father. This NHK drama is one of the best in years with an excellent cast, a well-developed story based on extensive research into the traditional worlds of candy making and the tea ceremony in Kyoto, and beautiful scenery and settings in Kyoto and the surrounding areas.


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Seasons

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Season 1 (1999)

149 episodes




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