Chikaemon (2016)

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Monzaemon Chikamatsu is a middle-age dramatist of jōruri (form of puppet theater that preceded bunraku and kabuki), but he is in a slump. His wife left him and his mother is fed up with him. All he does now is drink. The man then meets a gambler named Mankichi and his life begins to change.

Series Cast

  1. Suzuki Matsuo as Chikamatsu Monzaemon

    Suzuki Matsuo

    Chikamatsu Monzaemon

    8 Episodes

  2. Munetaka Aoki as Mankichi

    Munetaka Aoki


    8 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

2016 | 8 Episodes

Season 1 of Chikaemon premiered on January 14, 2016.

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Original Name ちかえもん

Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language Japanese


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