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The story begins in April 1986 and is set during the days of the bubble economy. Kaidou Akira comes from a wealthy background and is the heir of a large company Tokai Yuusen. On the other hand, his genius classmate from the University of Tokyo, Yamazaki Akira had a tough life due to the bankruptcy of his father's company and having to run away from creditors but overcomes the odds to graduatefrom the top-notch school. The two are employed at the same bank and get caught in a battle lasting over 10 years which causes upheavals in their lives.

Series Cast

  1. Osamu Mukai as

    Osamu Mukai

    9 Episodes

  2. Takumi Saitoh as

    Takumi Saitoh

    9 Episodes

  3. Kotaro Koizumi as

    Kotaro Koizumi

    9 Episodes

  4. Miori Takimoto as

    Miori Takimoto

    9 Episodes

  5. Kento Kaku as

    Kento Kaku

    9 Episodes

  6. Rena Tanaka as

    Rena Tanaka

    9 Episodes

  7. Kanro Morita as

    Kanro Morita

    9 Episodes

  8. Kanji Ishimaru as

    Kanji Ishimaru

    9 Episodes

  9. Houka Kinoshita as

    Houka Kinoshita

    9 Episodes

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Season 1 - Akira and Akira

Season 1

2017 | 9 Episodes

At the height of the bubble economy, two bank employees compete to reach the top in a 10-year rivalry. It doesn't help that they share the same name.

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Akira and Akira
Akira and Akira


Original Name アキラとあきら

Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language Japanese


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