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The following is a list of promotional activities for Hana Nochi Hare. This includes events, interviews, collaborations, etc.



Screenshot of the website

On January 23, 2018, an official Twitter for Hana Nochi Hare was opened under "hanahare_tbs".[1] A web page on TBS's website was also opened.[2] On February 16, an Instagram was opened under the username, "oto_edogawa," and was referred to as "Oto Gram" (音グラム).[3] These were frequently updated with new photos and information. The web page in particular added interviews from the stars[4] and other behind the scenes information.[5]



The drama celebrated its crank-in, the start of filming, in mid-February 2018. It was covered by the press who took pictures of the cast during and after filming and also asked questions.[6] Hana Sugisaki, Sho Hirano, Taishi Nakagawa, Tatsuomi Hamada, Marie Iitoyo, Mio Imada, Jin Shirasu, and Keisuke Nakata were all present at the crank-in.[7][8]

Tokyo Girls Collection[]


Sugisaki, Nakagawa, and Iitoyo appeared at the Tokyo Girls Collection (TGC) show, which took place at the Yokohama Arena on March 31, 2018. Sugisaki and Nakagawa walked the runway together. At the end of the show, they posed with Iitoyo.[9] Sho also walked the runway for the first time at the show.[10]


Main article: Hana Nochi Hare preview event

Two hundred people were selected to attend a special preview of the first episode of Hana Nochi Hare.[11][12] It took place at Yebisu Garden Place on April 7, 2018.[13] Sugisaki, Hirano, Nakagawa, Hamada, Iitoyo, Imada, Shirasu, and Nakata attended the preview. Afterwards, the actors went outside to the red carpet where one thousand fans were gathered outside.[14]


An exhibit, titled Hana Nochi Hare Blu-ray & DVD Commemorative Costume & Photo Exhibition (花のち晴れ~花男 Next Season~ Blu-ray&DVD発売記念 着用衣装&写真展), was set up at HMV & Books Shibuya located in the Shibuya Modi in Tokyo. It went on from October 25 to November 7, 2018.[15] Among the items on display were the costumes worn by Sugisaki, Hirano, and Nakagawa as well as their signboards used in the opening sequence. Photos, the withdrawal notice, and the gold pig were also there.[16]



Date Publication Interviewee Notes
Mar 28 Nylon Hana Sugisaki [17]
The Television Colors Sugisaki, Sho Hirano [18]
Apr 3 TVfan Cross Hirano, Taishi Nakagawa [19]
Apr 4 The Television Sugisaki, Hirano [20]
Apr 7 TV Guide Sugisaki, Hirano [21]
Apr 9 Men's Non-no Hirano, Nakagawa, Tatsuomi Hamada,
Jin Suzuki, Keisuke Nakata
Apr 20 Margaret Sugisaki, Hirano, Nakagawa [23]
May 23 Myojo King & Prince [24]


The Television


Month Publication Interviewee Link
Apr 13 The Television Plus Hana Sugisaki, Sho Hirano [25]
Apr 17 The Television Tatsuomi Hamada [1]
Ken Maga Sugisaki [2]
Apr 18 Model Press Jin Suzuki [3]
Apr 24 [4]
Non-no Sugisaki [5]
The Television Katsuaki Setoguchi [6]
Apr 25 Mio Imada [7]
Apr 26 The Television Plus Sugisaki, Hirano, Hamada, Suzuki,
Imada, Keisuke Nakata
May 1 The Television Hayato Masuda [8]
TV Life Web Imada [9]
May 8 Dwango JP News [10]
May 15 The Television Suzuki [11]
May 19 Nakata, Suzuki [12]
Mantan Web Marie Iitoyo [13]
May 20 The Television Hirano, Hamada [14]
May 22 Iitoyo [15]
Model Press Taishi Nakagawa [16]
May 29 Nakata [17]
The Television [18]
Jun 5 Haruka Kinami [19]
Jun 12 Riku Kashima [20]
Model Press Kashima [21]
Jun 19 The Television Setoguchi [22]
Jun 26 [23]
Jul 6 Da Vinci Web Imada [24]


On March 10, Hana Sugisaki, Sho Hirano, and Taishi Nakagawa were interviewed on King's Brunch for their "New Spring Drama Report."[27] Hirano's group King & Prince performed "Cinderella Girl" on "CDTV Special! Graduation Song Music Festival" the same month.[28] Nakagawa and Sugisaki were also interviewed for the special.[29] On March 31, Sugisaki, Hirano, Nakagawa, Tatsuomi Hamada, Marie Iitoyo, Haruka Kinami, Saki Takaoka, and Momoko Kikuchi appeared on TBS's All-Star Thanksgiving.[30]

Date Title Notes
Mar 10 King's Brunch [31]
Mar 20 "CDTV Special! Graduation Song Music Festival"
Mar 31 All-Star Thanksgiving




Eligible product tag

From May 9 to 29, 2018, FamilyMart held two promotional campaigns for Hana Nochi Hare. For the first campaign, customers were able to choose one of four clear files if they bought two specially tagged products. The second campaign was a sweepstakes. Customers who spent more than 500 yen and bought at least two of the tagged products were entered into a lottery. The prizes were a poster signed by Sugisaki, a pre-paid card worth 1,000 yen, and an assortment of snacks.[32]


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See also[]

Promotion and events
Promotion by media

Manga | Meteor Garden (2001-02) | Hana Yori Dango (2005-08) | Boys Over Flowers (2009)
Hana Yori Dango: The Musical (2016) | Boys Over Flowers: The Musical (2017) | Hana Nochi Hare (2018)
Meteor Garden (2018) | Hana Yori Dango (2019) | F4 Thailand (2021-22)


Shogakukan Manga Award | Toei Anime Fair | Meteor Garden F4 Music Party Concert
Meteor Garden and F4 World Exhibit | Hana Yori Dango Final Completion Preview | Hana Yori Dango Final Event
Boys Over Flowers Japan Broadcast Memorial Event | Boys Over Flowers Premium Event
Boys Over Flowers Last Event: Graduation | Boys Over Flowers Alumni Event | My Margaret (Gallery)
Tokyo Game Show | Animate Girls Festival | Hana Yori Dango Café | Salón del Manga de Barcelona
Hana Nochi Hare preview event | Girls' Manga Graffiti | Congratulations on Completion Exhibit
The New Decade Begins | Making of Yoko Kamio's World | First Premiere | Shooting Star Concert (Gallery)
Shooting Star Asia Tour (Gallery | Merchandise) | Hana Yori Dango Exhibition: Jewelry Box (Gallery | Merchandise | Promotion)