Toshiie and Matsu 2002 (Japan), also known as Toshiie to Matsu, Toshiie and Matsu / Love Shines Through. is Japan drama premiere on Jan 6, 2002 on NHK
The 41st NHK Taiga Drama is Toshiie to Matsu. During the turbulent Warring States Era, one man's life and career intertwined with the three great generals of Japanese history-Nobunaga, Hideyoshi, and Ieyasu. With political savvy and the support of his fiercely loyal wife, Maeda Toshiie rose to second in power in the shogunate and built up a fiefdom that encompassed Echizen, Noto and Kaga.