Japan Creator Bank

Creator

Yuka Arai

Yuka Arai

Writer
Date of Birth
January 3, 1970
Career
Yuka Arai graduated from Waseda University, School of Letters, Arts and Sciences I. After the performance of Theatrical Company “Takarabune,” where she writes scenarios for its plays and directed them by herself, she became the main screenwriter of NHK’s short drama program “Shukujo (Ladies).” Since then she has been active in writing scenario for dramas.

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
teleplay (live action) 2010~12 Shukujo, Season 1, 2, 3, 4 (Ladies, Season 1, 2, 3, 4)
teleplay (live action) 2014 Itazura na Kiss 2 (Playful Kiss 2)
teleplay (live action) 2014 Arasa Chan Mushusei (Miss Around Thirty: Unedited)
teleplay (live action) 2014 Drama 24 “Tamagawa Kuyakusho of the Dead” (Drama 24 “Tamagawa City Hall of the Dead”)
teleplay (live action) 2015 Taikomochi no Tatsujin (The Expert at Apple-Polishing) 4th, 8th, 10th Episodes
teleplay (live action) 2015 Konkatsu Keiji (Spouse Hunting Detective)
teleplay (live action) 2015 Minamikun no Koibito (Minami’s Girlfriend)
teleplay (live action) 2016 Watashi no Uchi ni wa, Nannimo Nai. (There is nothing in my house.)
teleplay (live action) 2018 Kimi wa Pet (You Are a Pet)
teleplay (live action) 2019 Boku wa Mada Kimi o Aisanai Koto ga Dekiru (I Am Still Able Not to Love You)

Awards List

Year Title of Award Title
2015 Best Japanese Dream of the Year at the Third Dream Fever Award
2018 Encouragement Award at the 34th ATP Prize TV Grand Prix