Derrrrruq!!! presents a new drama series HodoBuzz
"HodoBuzz Takes on Japanese Press Freedom" - Metropolis
HodoBuzz is a new, bilingual and bicultural episodic drama , set in New York City. It’s a show about digital journalism and sexism in the news industry. We have completed filming all six episodes, and now we've successfully raised funds through Kickstarter to finish editing and release and promote the show. The video below will tell you more about us, our inspiration, and our goals!
Directed by Mari Kawade
Screenplay by Tsukasa Kondo
Starring Maho Honda
Produced by Derrrrruq!!! (Mari Kawade, Tsukasa Kondo, and Maho Honda)
Executive Producer: Masu Hiroshi Masuyama
Masu Hiroshi Masuyama's producing credit includes Trip of Love (Off-Broadway), and In This Corner of the World (Winner of the 40th Japan Academy Prize).
Script Development Supervisor: Dai Sato
Dai's scriptwriting credit includes Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Cowboy Bee Bop, and Space Dandy,
Maho’s acting credit includes Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (Martin McDonagh), The Newsroom (HBO), Unbreakable Kimmy Shmidt (Netflix), and Time’s Journey Through a Room (Off-Broadway, The New York Time’s critic’s pick). Maho is also a member of SAG-AFTRA and the Actor’s Equity Association (AEA).
Yuki Matsuzaki, one of the most successful Japanese actors in Hollywood, plays Asuka’s boss. Yuki has acted in multiple Hollywood blockbusters such as Pirates of the Caribbean and Letters from Iwo Jima.
Gen's acting credit includes Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix), musical Rent Japanese official cast, and TV Japan Club (NHK)
Yurie's acting credit includes Gotham (Fox), Bull (CBS), and The O.A. (Netflix)
Tetsuo's acting credit includes Man from Reno and Kanikosen