• Title:  Welkame (Japanese Drama)

  • Also Known As:  ウェルかめ
  • Genre:  Drama, Family
  • Broadcast Date:  September, 2009
  • Total Episodes:  127
  • Casts:  Hada Michiko, Ishiguro Ken, Masuoka Toru, Muroi Shigeru
  • English Subs:  Yes
  • Ost:  N/A
  • Synopsis/Summary/Review: 

    The 81st NHK Asadora is Welkame. The story revolves around a young woman named Nami, who was born and raised in a minshuku (a type of inn). She leaves for Tokyo to work for a magazine publisher, but is soon laid off. She winds up returning to her hometown, where she has to once again deal with her family and former acquaintances.