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For You in Full Blossom - Ikemen Paradise - 

Hana zakari no kimi tachi e: Ikemen paradaisu (original title)
Mizuki disguises herself as a boy and transfers to the same all-boys high school her idol, Izumi Sano, a high-jump athlete that gave up on the sport, attends. In between the antics of their classmates, she'll try to get him to jump again.
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Series cast summary:
Maki Horikita ...  Mizuki Ashiya / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Shun Oguri ...  Izumi Sano / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Tôma Ikuta Tôma Ikuta ...  Shuichi Nakatsu / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Yasuhisa Furuhara Yasuhisa Furuhara ...  Taiyo Ogimachi 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Shunji Igarashi Shunji Igarashi ...  Shinji Noe 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Junya Ikeda Junya Ikeda ...  Itsuki Kamishinjo 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Yûma Ishigaki Yûma Ishigaki ...  Megumi Tennoji / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Mayuko Iwasa ...  Hibari Hanayashiki 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Takaya Kamikawa Takaya Kamikawa ...  Hokuto Umeda / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Keisuke Kato Keisuke Kato ...  Hikaru Yao / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Ryô Kimura Ryô Kimura ...  Nakao Senri 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Mirei Kiritani Mirei Kiritani ...  Kanna Amagasaki 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Mahiru Konno Mahiru Konno ...  Akiha Hara / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Nobuo Kyô Nobuo Kyô ...  Masao 'Oscar' Himejima / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Seiko Matsuda ...  Principal Tsubaki / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Shôichi Matsuda Shôichi Matsuda ...  Junnosuke Kuzuha 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Junpei Mizobata Junpei Mizobata ...  Kazuma Saga 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Hiro Mizushima Hiro Mizushima ...  Minami Nanba / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Masaki Okada ...  Kyogo Sekime 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Yu Shirota Yu Shirota ...  Kagurazaka / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Ryôhei Suzuki ...  Soichiro Akashi 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Airi Taira Airi Taira ...  Erika Abeno 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Ryo Tajima Ryo Tajima ...  Joe arashiyama / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Mitsuomi Takahashi Mitsuomi Takahashi ...  Mitsuomi Taikoku / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Yûta Takahashi Yûta Takahashi ...  Haruki Shijo 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Kôhei Takeda Kôhei Takeda ...  Kohei Kitahanada 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Takashi Ukaji ...  Sawatari / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Yûsuke Yamamoto ...  Taiki Kayashima / ... 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Shunsuke Daitô ...  Shin Sano 12 episodes, 2007
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Already a successful television series in Taiwan, this Japanese language drama is also based on the manga by Nakajo Hisaya. Horikita Maki plays Ashiya Mizuki, a Japanese girl who has been living in the U.S. until she sees a young man named Sano Izumi (Oguri Shun) compete in the high jump on television. She begins to idolize him, and decides to move to Japan so she can attend the same school. The catch? Izumi goes to an all-boys school, so Mizuki can't be a student there. Unwilling to let such a trifling thing as being the wrong gender stop her, Mizuki disguises herself as a boy and enrolls at the school anyway. Written by Karumi

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Hottie Paradise

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Comedy | Drama

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Mizuki Ashiya: [to Sano] A person who can lie to himself is lonely and in pain.
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Remade as To the Beautiful You (2012) See more »

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One of the best J-drama I've ever seen
26 November 2007 | by stressed_alienSee all my reviews

To be honest, I don't watch too much Japanese drama - most of the series that I had seen were those which were really good and worth watching. I'll usually do some research before deciding which one to watch. Hanazakari No Kimitachi E was one of those drama. Watching the 1st episode, I was stuck until the end of the series. Maki Horikita and Oguri Shun played their parts very well, but I must say that Ikuta Toma was the one that really stood out. In my opinion, he was the "X-factor" of the show. However, besides these 3 people, other actors/characters also made a great impact to the series, such as the 3 dorm leaders and the aura boy. Combined with great plot, hilarious comedy and cool soundtracks, you cannot afford to miss even an episode. I strongly recommend this romantic comedy to all of you out there who love J-drama, and even to those who had watched the Taiwanese version of this series because this one is better.


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Japan

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Japanese

Release Date:

3 July 2007 (Japan) See more »

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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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