Hataraki Man (働きマン) is a manga by Moyoco Anno, serialised in the seinen magazine Morning. It has been adapted into an anime television series, which screened in Japan from October to December 2006 and a drama that aired from October 2007 to December 2007. The story centers on 28-year-old Hiroko Matsukata, editor at the magazine Weekly JIDAI (週刊「JIDΑI」 Shūkan JIDAI). Talented and hard-working, Hiroko’s colleagues refer to her as Hataraki Man (literally “working man”) because of her dedication to her job. But despite her successes in the workplace, she struggles with moments of self-doubt and with the challenge of balancing life and career.
[Nov 15, 2006] ED: Shangri-La / chatmonchy
[Nov 22, 2006] OP: Hataraku Otoko / PUFFY
[Dec 04, 2006] Insert Song : Sambomaster – Sekai wa Sore wo Ai to Yobun Daze
[Dec 20, 2006] Hataraki Man Original Soundtrack