Hideyoshi (TV series)

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Hideyoshi (秀吉) is a 1996 Japanese historical television series. It is the 35th NHK taiga drama television series.

Hideyoshi
GenreTaiga drama
Written byYō Takeyama
Directed byYoshiki Nishimura
StarringNaoto Takenaka
Yasuko Sawaguchi
Masanobu Takashima
Hiroaki Murakami
Takako Matsu
Hidekazu Akai
Tōru Watanabe
Mayo Suzukaze
Narimi Arimori
Mitsuko Yorichika
Naomi Hosokawa
Atsushi Onita
Yasunori Danta
Masahiko Nishimura
Saburō Shinoda
Masatō Ibu
Kōji Tamaki
Akira Nakao
Yōko Nogiwa
Joe Shishido
Masakane Yonekura
Ichirō Zaitsu
Ikkō Furuya
Etsuko Ichihara
Hiroyuki Sanada
Tatsuya Nakadai
Tetsuya Watari
Opening themeNHK Symphony Orchestra
Composer(s)Reijirō Koroku
Country of originJapan
Original language(s)Japanese
No. of episodes49
Production
Running time45 minutes
Release
Original networkNHK
Original releaseJanuary 1996 –
December 1996

PlotEdit

The story chronicles the life of Toyotomi Hideyoshi.

ProductionEdit

Production Credits

CastEdit

Starring role

Toyotomi clanEdit

Oda clanEdit

Tokugawa clanEdit

OthersEdit

Broadcasting in the United StatesEdit

Circa 1997–98, New Jersey Network would air the show subtitled in English on Sunday evenings at 11:00pm EST. However, there is no physical domestic release of this series on VHS or DVD.[citation needed]

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