Miyazawa Rie will be starring in the NHK drama “Kamisama no Boat” which will be shown over three weeks in March this year. This is the first time in 14 years that Miyazawa is acting in a lead role in a drama series. The story is based on the same-titled novel by Ekuni Kaori which has been dubbed as the most dangerous story due to the controversial theme of an obsessed woman who goes all out for love. Miyazawa plays the role of a married woman who falls for Fujiki Naohito, the owner of a musical instruments shop who is also married. However, due to an incident that causes him to be saddled with debt, he disappears without a word and Miyazawa’s character finds herself pregnant with his child. She then begins a journey of more than 10 years to find her lover together with the daughter she gives birth to. Miyazawa’s husband who is an university professor, will be played by Ishibashi Ryo.