Strategist Kanbe


Strategist Kanbe



The 2014 Taiga drama is Strategist Kanbe, about the life story of Yoshitaka Kuroda, otherwise known as Kanbei Kuroda, who was the chief strategist for Hideyoshi Toyotomi. Yoshitaka was born on December 22, 1546, and was a daimyo (lord) during the late Sengoku through early Edo periods. (The Sengoku period is often referred to as the warring period and was a time of great social, political and military upheaval.) Kanbe was known as a brilliant military strategist and faithful to Toyotomi.

Airs: Tuesday 8:00PM-9:00PM

Repeats: Wednesday 12:00PM-1:00PM & Sunday 7:00PM-8:00PM



Junichi Okada as Kuroda Kanbe

Miki Nakatani as Teru (Kanbe’s wife)

Kyohei Shibata as Kuroda Mototaka(Kanbe’s father)

Nao Toda as Iwa (Kanbe’s mother)

Raita Ryu as Kuroda shigetaka as (Grandfather)

Air Dates: 2/18/14-1/27/15

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