Actor Mahiro Takasugi who had played Mitsuzane 'Micchi' Kureshima / Kamen Rider Ryugen in Kamen Rider Gaim (2013) is going to star in the TV Tokyo Drama "Homeraretai Boku no Moso Gohan" (My imaginary meal to be praised). This will be his first Drama work after founding his own company POSTERS back in April.
Mahiro Takasugi will play the role of Masao Wada who is a Salaryman in an Electric Manufacturer Subsidiary. During the weekends he spends his time as the bassist for a band. Women don't show any interest in him and he doesn't have a girlfriend for 3000 days. That is 8.2 years.
His daily routine is to cook delicious food so that someone praises him. He has a habit of talking with his delusional girlfriend while selecting the ingredients and cooking. Masao Wada himself plays his delusional girlfriend.
Mahiro Takasugi had commented that he didn't have cooking experience till now. But wants to learn and do his best for this drama.
An Interesting detail about this drama that keeps it unique from any other previous cooking drama is that this will be the fusion of cooking and music. It is said that it will be like a Music Video. The show starts airing on July 10th on TV Tokyo's Midnight Drama slot.
Also, note that it is the same day as the first broadcast of the upcoming show - Ultraman Trigger: NEW GENERATION TIGA which will also air on TV Tokyo.