Sanada Maru

Synopsis
Highest rated primetime drama series of 2016 in Japan!

Written by notable Japanese playwright and film director, Koki Mitani, the historical drama series Sanada Maru dynamically and sometimes humorously portrays the life of the last great commander in Japan's Warring States period, Sanada Yukimura and his clan, with a focus on the love of family.
In 16th century Japan, warlords battle to rule the country. But the small Sanada clan barely survives the turbulent times by the instinct and military tactics of the clan's leader, Sanada Masayuki. His sons, Yukimura and older brother Nobuyuki learn from watching their father. Both continue to care about their family, although they ultimately pledge allegiance to different lords.
Curious and adventure-loving, Yukimura survives the Warring States period, eventually becoming a legendary commander who even awed the ruler of Japan, Tokugawa Ieyasu.
Be captivated by the story of survival and love of the legendary feudal lord Sanada Yukimura.

Starring

Masato SAKAI
Yo OIZUMI
Masami NAGASAWA
Yuko TAKEUCHI
Kyoka SUZUKI
Seiyo UCHINO
Masao KUSAKARI