Kodoku no Gurume Season 3 / 孤独のグルメ (2013)

By | July 14, 2013

Kodoku no Gurume 3

A continuation of the drama

Actor Matsushige Yutaka (48) will star in a live-action drama adaptation of Kusumi Masayuki and Taniguchi Jiro’s gourmet manga “Kodoku no Gourmet.” This will be Matsushige’s first time to star in a television series.

“Kodoku no Gourmet” was originally serialized in Fusosha’s “Gekkan SPA!” between 1994 and 1996. It was resumed in 2008 and has been irregularly serialized since then.

The story follows a man named Inogashira Goro (played by Matsushige), who privately runs an imported dry goods business. In his spare time between work, he visits various shops and tastes their cuisine. One of the highlights of the manga is that the shops that appear in it are all real shops geared towards a general public. The drama will preserve the spirit of the manga, in which the solitary protagonist speaks very little and the focus is on his character as he eats various dishes.

Title: 孤独のグルメ
Title (romaji): Kodoku no Gurume, Kodoku no Gourmet 3
Also known as: The solitary Gourmet
Format: Renzoku
Genre: Drama
Episodes: TBA
Broadcast network: TV Tokyo
Broadcast period: 2013-July-10 start
Air time: Wednesdays 23:58-00:45 (47 min.)
English Subtitle: http://earth-colors.dreamwidth.org/tag/drama+subs:+kodoku+no+gurume3

Matsushige Yutaka as Inogashira Goro
Masayuki Qusumi as self

    • momotaro

      Wow, third season already! Thank you ^^