Sumo Girl!


Drama Series        

2010 (30 min. x 10 ep.)

CAST  Nozomi Sasaki

Fashion model Hikari Wakabayashi (Nozomi Sasaki) grew up in the world of sumo. Her father was a famous sumo wrestler and as a child she won a children’s sumo grand championship. She avoids the sumo part of her past fearing that it would be a detriment to her modeling career. However through an unusual turn of events she becomes the coach of a high school sumo club. The club only has one active member and is on the verge of being closed down.

Comedy ensues as Hikari and her one club member struggle to bring the sumo team back together.


Yoshimitsu Naohara
Manager, International Business Dept.
Mainichi Broadcasting System, Inc. (MBS)
Phone: +81-6-6375-6492

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