Netflix revealed the official teaser for their upcoming Japanese drama series, The Days. The eight-part series depicts the terrible situation during the Fukushima disaster from three different views using thorough research. This novel aims to address the question, “What happened there on that day?” based on the real events of seven intensive days from the viewpoints of the government, corporate organizations, and the people on site risking their lives. It premieres sometime around 2023.
On March 11, 2011, a nuclear accident known as the Fukushima Nuclear Disaster occurred at Ōkuma, Fukushima, Japan. The Tōhoku earthquake and the ensuing tsunami were responsible for the incident.
The series stars Yakusho Koji, Takenouchi Yutaka, and Kohinata Fumiyo. Jun Masumoto (Code Blue, Shiroi Kyoto, Hadashi no Gen) developed and produced The Days. The two directors of this series are Masaki Nishiura and Hideo Nakata.
About The Days TV Show
Over the course of eight episodes, this multi-layered drama faithfully captures a disastrous incident from three different perspectives based on careful research. "What happened there on that day?" This story seeks to answer this question based on the true events of seven intense days from the perspectives of government, corporate organizations, and the people on site risking their lives.
This series is developed and produced by Jun Masumoto, who crafted massive hits such as the "Code Blue" series while also delivering powerful social drama series such as "Shiroi Kyoto" series and "Hadashi no Gen." The two directors of this series are Masaki Nishiura, who has worked alongside Masumoto for many years as the director of the "Code Blue" series, and Hideo Nakata of the "Ring" series.
At 2:46 p.m. on 11 March, 2011, a magnitude 9.0 earthquake with a maximum seismic intensity of 7 (recorded at Kurihara-cho, Miyagi prefecture) struck approximately 130 kilometers off the Sanriku coast. One hour after this earthquake shook the islands of Japan, a 15-meter-tall tsunami swallowed up the Fukushima nuclear power plant in an instant. But that was only the start of the nightmare. With its cooling function lost, the power plant fell into a dangerous and uncontrollable state.Keep track of the cancel/renew status of all your favorite shows. Check out and bookmark our TV shows cancelled in 2019-20 season and TV shows renewed for 2020-21 season lists.