Written by: Nicole Castro
Published on: January 6, 2022 at 17:03 PHT (GMT+8)
Spicy drama for Valentine's anyone?
Netflix Japan has released a teaser video for an upcoming drama titled Fishbowl Wives, scheduled to air worldwide on Feb. 14, 2022.
The drama is a collection of stories featuring various married women having extramarital affairs.
Warning: This video contains scenes not suitable for young audiences.
The trailer opens with Ryoko Shinohara as Sakura Hiraga who surprises herself as she finds herself committing infidelity with Haruto (played by Takanori Iwata). Haruto cares for Sakura who is a victim of domestic violence from her husband.
Other stories in the collection include The Outsourcing Wife starring Yuka (played by Shizuka Nakamura) who wants to have a child but is living a sexless marriage. There is also The Lunchbox Wife featuring newlyweds Saya (played by Anna Ishii) and Sota (played by Atsuhiro Inukai) whose love for each other leads them to cross paths.
Below is the key visual.
Ryoko Shinohara (篠原涼子)
Takanori Iwata (岩田 剛典)
Masanobu Ando (安藤 政信)
Kyōko Hasegawa (長谷川 京子)
Wakana Matsumoto (松本 若菜)
Shizuka Nakamura (中村静香)
Saori Seto (瀬戸 さおり)
Anna Ishii (石井杏奈)
Hidekazu Mashima (眞島秀和)
Shingo Fujimori (藤森慎吾)
Atsuhiro Inukai (犬飼貴丈)
Yuki Kubota (久保田 悠来)
Masahito Kobayashi (小林優仁)
Miona Hori (堀未央奈)
Rie Minemura (峯村 リエ)
Source material: Fishbowl Wives by Kurosawa R (serialized in Shueisha's "Grand Jump Mecha")
Directors: Michiko Namiki (Fuji TV), Rei Narakino, Hiroaki Matsuyama (Fuji TV)
Screenplay: Fumi Tsubota, Minoko Koshikawa, Tomomi Matoba
Photographer: Daisuke Souma