|Synopsis||Kuninaka has been cast as Eisukeâ€™s older girlfriend Maria, who works at a bank. She is shocked to learn that Mukai has abandoned his music to devote himself to the restaurant, leading her to uncertainty about their relationship. Takimotoâ€™s character is a 20-year-old college student named Chie who comes from a farming family. Although she initially had a bad impression of Eisuke, she begins to develop feelings for him after tasting his cooking.|
SMAPâ€™s Inagaki will play Tokio, the owner of a competing French restaurant. In the past, he was fond of the restaurant that Eisukeâ€™s mother ran, but after she passed away, he deceived Eisukeâ€™s father and bought out the restaurantâ€™s chefs and staff. Knowing of Eisukeâ€™s ability as a chef, Tokio views him as a rival.
Eisukeâ€™s friends, who were part of his band ROCKHEAD, are being played by Tsukamoto (guitarist) and Miura (vocalist). Both of them help Eisuke with his restaurant.