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Johnny’s artist Yamashita Tomohisa will be starring on the upcoming Fuji TV’s new ”Getsu-9” drama entitled “Summer Nude” on July as the male lead, along with Karina and Toda Erika, will start a complicated love triangle. This is Yamapi’s fourth Getsu-9 drama, being second to Kimura Takuya for being known as okami (when it comes to getting lead roles in getsu-9 dramas).
In Summer Nude, Yamashita Tomohisa will play the role of a photographer Mikuriya Asahi. He coincidentally met a Chef, Chiyohara Natsuki, played by Karina, who got dumped before her marriage and fell into depression. Asahi also had an experience of lost love three years ago, two broken soul will soon become closer. At this point, Taniyama Nanae played by Toda Erika, Asahi’s junior who has feelings for him since they were high school appears, these three people will get caught into a complicated love triangle.
Currently, Yamashita Tomohisa is learning photography from professional photographers, aggressively shaping his role. He implied that ‘’ The love triangle that will make your heart beat is the drama’s highlight’’. Yamapi expressed that he hope that ‘’Summer Nude’’ can be a lighthearted drama full of summery features.
<s>This one's translated by me..sorry for the inaccuracy</s>
It has been announced that Yamashita Tomohisa will be starring in Fuji TV’s upcoming drama, “SUMMER NUDE” together with Karina and Toda Erika. “SUMMER NUDE” marks Yamashita’s return in Fuji TV’s “Getsu 9” timeslot since “Code Blue~Emergency Doctor Heli~ season 2″ (2010).
As the title suggests, “SUMMER NUDE” is a love story among 3 people (1 man and 2 woman) who trails behind their past love in order to begin anew with a naked mind. Shooting will commence this June in a real seaside cottage that has been set-up for this drama.
Yamashita plays a photographer named Mikuri Asahi, who still can’t get over his past love who suddenly left him. Asahi will then meet Chiyohara Natsuki (Karina) where he was able to capture on his camera how Natsuki’s fiance left her on their wedding day. Together, the two will meet again in a seaside cottage where Taniyama Hanae (Toda) will again enter Asahi’s life; Hanae used to be Asahi’s high school junior. Together, these three people will weave a summer love triangle that will surely burn your heart.
On the lighter note, drama producer Murase Ken said that the drama was set on beach side in order to utilize Yamashita’s well-toned physique that he was able to maintained after “Ashita no Joe”.
This is Yamashita’s 4th time in Getsu9 series, 3rd time for Karina, and 5th time for Toda.
“SUMMER NUDE” will air this July every Monday on Fuji TV at 21:00 (JST).
I'm looking forward to this! :)