Johnny’s idols take turns in mini-drama project
Several Johnny's Jimusho idols will participate in a television mini-drama project on Fuji TV. Titled “0 Goushitsu no Kyaku,” the show will consist of six stories, each lasting for a month. The weekly episodes will be 15 minutes long.
The drama is set in a city hotel called Point, where there is a strange “Room 0″ that can reveal one’s “grade” as a human being. Various guests with different circumstances visit the room, hoping to determine their own worth.
The first story stars Arashi
’s Satoshi Ohno
as a salaryman who visits the room with a kyabakura hostess, only to discover that she gets a higher grade than he does.
In the second story, Kanjani8
’s Ryuhei Maruyama
and Shota Yasuda
play a comedy duo. Although they get along well, they can’t find success together, so they visit the room to measure themselves.
The rest of the stories will be led by Shigeaki Kato
), Shingo Murakami
(Kanjani8), Keiichiro Koyama
(NEWS), and Shigeru Joshima
), in that order. Yu Yokoyama
(Kanjani8) will appear throughout the entire series as the storyteller.
The project will start with Ohno’s story on October 23. Fuji TV will air the show late on Friday nights, at 1:05am.