“Having two girls lying naked on a white sheet and using words like ‘forbidden’ is a little out of date, I think,” Muraki told The Japan Times on Thursday. We face a lot of difficulties in our life, for example in the workplace.
To be told that the image of us is one of sex doesn’t make me happy.” Around 2000 people marched through the LGBT-friendly Shibuya district of Tokyo earlier this year.
A promo shot for the series shows the two lead characters in bed naked together, looking into each other’s eyes and smiling.
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The characters will be played by Sairi Ito and Yui Sakuma.
Despite being a first for Japan, the eight-part series has been criticised for showing an “out-of-date” image of same-sex couples.