Tokyo – NHK presents a new heart-warming comedy drama for NHK WORLD. You could see a part of Japanese ordinary but unique life style through this drama. Broadcasting Schedule (JST) Episode 1: November 19th (Sun) 13:10-13:25/23:10-23:25 20th (Mon) 7:10-7:25. Episode 1 to 4 continuous broadcasting for 4 weeks Englishman Bryan Jenkins moves to Tokyo with his family to live with his father-in-law when his Japanese mother-in-law passes away.
While his wife heads out to work in the city each day and his daughter strives to adapt to a new school and country, he must come to grips with being a homemaker in Japan. Each day presents new challenges, whether it be the Japanese bathing culture, learning how to make a proper school lunch – all alongside a silent, gruff father-in-law. Full of laughter and love – and plenty of cultural misunderstandings -witness life in Tokyo through the eyes of a foreigner who just wants to keep his family safe and happy.