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A generations old family business is sent into turmoil when the sudden death of the head of the family opens the door to a fierce struggle between his three powerful and privileged daughters and the young mistress of modest means pregnant with his child.

Series Cast

  1. Ryoko Yonekura

    Ryoko Yonekura

    Fumino Hamada

    11 Episodes

  2. Reiko Takashima

    Reiko Takashima

    Fujiyo Yajima

    11 Episodes

  3. Asaka Seto

    Asaka Seto

    Chizu Yajima

    11 Episodes

  4. Yuu Kashii

    Yuu Kashii

    Hinako Yajima

    11 Episodes

  5. Ikki Sawamura

    Ikki Sawamura

    Ryokichi Yajima

    11 Episodes

  6. Leo Morimoto

    Yoshizo Yajima

    11 Episodes

  7. Miyoko Asada

    Miyoko Asada

    Yoshiko Yajima

    11 Episodes

  8. Maki Tamaru

    Kaori Kimura

    11 Episodes

  9. Hiroko Isayama

    Hiroko Isayama

    Kimie Kobayashi

    11 Episodes

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Matrilineal Family


2005 | 11 Episodes

Season 1 of Matrilineal Family premiered on July 7, 2005.

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Matrilineal Family


Original Name 女系家族

Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language Japanese


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