If you're a fan of Japanese TV dramas, then you surely know that Fuji Television has excellent dramas airing on Mondays at 9 PM and Thursdays at 10 PM. While we wait for the Winter season to begin, we have official poster images and English synopses of two exciting dramas airing from January 2020.

Notes: Synopses below are reproduced verbatim and provided courtesy of © Fuji Television Network, Inc. Please click or tap on the images to zoom in.

Monday 9 PM

Absolute Zero 4

Aired from Mon. Jan. 6th, 2020


The story begins several months from the present, when a major terror attack is about to occur.

A certain suspect has placed major explosives around Shibuya, Shinjuku and the Kasumigaseki area of Tokyo, large enough to raise the alert level to its highest, until it eventually leads to a declaration of a state of emergency by the Prime Minister’s official residence.

While bomb disposal units and SAT teams move in, members who work with the “Pre-Criminal Investigation System,” which include Yamauchi and Odagiri also join the emergency teams. And whilst Odagiri is in the midst of the investigation, a man with a handgun is standing right in front of the body of a woman who had just been shot dead. The man in a state of tears is Izawa....

Official Website

Thursday 10 PM

Alive: Dr. Kokoro, The Medical Oncologist

Aired from Thur. Jan.9th, 2020


Known to approximately affect around one in two in a lifetime, about a million people are diagnosed with cancer each year. And with the prior objective of combating this national disease, two experts in the field of oncology face up to their greatest challenge yet.

Putting the spotlight on the world of medical oncology, a field which specializes in the treatment of cancer, Kokoro Onda and Kaoru Kajiyama who both begin to work as buddies, play a major role in the process of helping those in most need.

The two of them begin a journey of strengthening their bonds with one another, whilst helping patients and beholding painful issues and secrets of their own...

For more information on Fuji Television's complete drama lineup, please visit their website here.

By - Ben K.