Renai no Susume (2023) Japanese Drama

"Renai no Susume" is based on Otori Keisuke's high school, where studying is the only thing that is allowed because of the strict rules.

Renai no Susume

“Renai no Susume” (恋愛のすゝめ) is an upcoming Japanese romantic drama series that is set to air on TBS. Norihito Nakayashiki and Takeshi Miyamoto wrote the script, and Yoshihiro Ito, Ayato Matsuda, and Ryosuke Fukawa directed the show. The show will air every Tuesday at 24:58 and will come out on November 22, 2023. There are a total of 6 episodes in this series.


DramaRenai no Susume
DirectorYoshihiro Ito, Ayato Matsuda, Ryosuke Fukawa
WriterNorihito Nakayashiki, Takeshi Miyamoto
No. of Episodes6
Duration:30 min.
Release DateNov 22, 2023
Genre:Romance, Youth, Drama

Renai no Susume (2023): Story

A strict environment at Otori Keisuke’s high school forces students to concentrate only on their studies. The high school has a strict rule that says no fun activities, not even dating. Someone will be kicked out of school if they are caught dating.

One day, Otori Keisuke meets a girl and falls in love for the first time ever. Though it’s against the rules at his school to date, he doesn’t want to give up on his first love. His friends from the same school try to stop him, but they are moved by how sincere he is.

Renai no Susume (2023): Cast

Main Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • Honda Kyoya as Ryuzaki Kenji
  • Ichinose Wataru as Toramatsu Sota
  • Wakabayashi Jiei as Shishimaru Kohei
  • Hyokkorihan as Kameoka Shinobu
  • Yabuki Nako as Takada Hanako
  • Hashimoto Jun as Oyama Hideya
  • Takenaka Naoto as Ryuzaki Gotetsu

Why I Watch This TV Series?

Here are some reasons why you might enjoy watching “Renai no Susume (2023)”:

  • The drama is a love story about Otori Keisuke, the main character, who falls in love for the first time in his life and breaks the school’s rule against dating to go after his crush.
  • A prestigious high school has made the setting of the play very strict so that students can only focus on their studies. It is against the rules at my high school to do any kind of fun stuff, even date. This gives the story a unique and interesting place to take place.
  • Friendship is a big theme in the drama. Otori Keisuke’s classmates try to stop him from going after his love interest, but they are moved by how sincere he is.
  • Ayato Matsuda directs the drama, which stars Wataru Ichinose as Toramatsu Sota, Kyoya Honda as Otori Keisuke, and Keito Tsuna as Otori Keisuke.