Fumika Shimizu, best known for her role as Yuki Jojima in 2011’s Kamen Rider Fourze, will have a guest starring role in the premiere episode of the TBS drama, Kounodori.
Kounodori or The Stork is a live-action adaptation of a manga of the same name published by Kodansha in 2013. It centers around obstetrician and pianist, Sakura Konotori, played by Gou Ayano. Ayano also starred in 2011’s GANTZ live-action movies. This will be his first starring role in a drama series.
Fumika Shimizu was announced as a guest star in the drama’s first episode to be released on the TBS network on Fridays starting October 12, 2015.