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Shuko Arai

Shuko Arai

Date of Birth
English level
Conversational level
Shuko Arai majored drama in a university, and studied theater directing.
Shuko Arai starts working as a writer in 2001 after working in a TV production company.
Shunko Arai wrote variety of field of scenarios including home dramas and comedy dramas.
In 2017, Shunko Arai starts working as a novel writer.

Outstanding works

Category Year Title Notes
TV Drama 2006 Bengoshi no Kuzu
TV Drama 2007 Seven Days of a Daddy and a Daughter
TV Drama 2007 Mop Girl
TV Drama 2008 Monster Parents
TV Drama 2014 Dark Suits
TV Drama 2015 Mother Game - The Hierarchy of the Women
Movie 2016 Pop in Q
TV Drama 2017 Tsubaki Stationery Shop - The Story of Kamakura Amanuensis
TV Drama 2019 Ruhiger Garten
TV Drama 2020 Dear Patient - Kizuna no Karute (Dear Patient Bonds ~Medical Record)

Awards List

Year Title of Award Title
2011 66th Japan Media Arts Festival Television Drama Sector Outstanding Performance Award Kaze wo Atsumete
2016 Tokyo Drama Award Local Drama Award Indigo Lover
2019 Tokyo Drama Award Local Drama Award Fall in love with “Kanzarashi”, a kind of Nagasaki's local sweets.