Starring Takuya Kimura as a professional bodyguard who protects people without the need for weapons! He follows the clients' requests to the letter, and protects them under any circumstances. Depicts the suspense-packed lives and sweaty battles amongst men vividly, and convincingly! Akira Shimazaki is a bodyguard for a professional security company. A past event caused him to pull out of the world of bodyguarding, but with the introduction of a new bodyguard facility, he decides to make a comeback. All while hiding his past career... Drawing upon the unique lives of "professional bodyguards," this rich societal human drama will detail the mixing expectations of bodyguards, the government organized Security Police, the quirky individuals who require protection, and other people.
Having their careers pass the 10 year mark, they each have begun to face their professional and private lives and started out on their own individual paths. Kousaku Aizawa has parted ways with the Shoyo University Hokubu Hospital Emergency Care Center, and spends his days performing operations as a brain surgeon, diligently studying and aiming for even greater excellence. Megumi Shiraishi is now working hard as the flight doctor staff leader at the understaffed Shohoku Emergency Care Center. Mihoko Hiyama, who had previously also aimed to become a flight doctor, has parted with Shohoku Hospital and started on the path of an ob-gyn at a perinatal medical center. Haruka Saejima continues to master her position as a flight nurse and performs as an ace. Kazuo Fujikawa has become an emergency orthopedic doctor supporting the Shohoku Emergency Care Center along with Shiraishi. They each seriously take on their lives and enter into new situations, where some lose family, meet a new romantic interest, get wrapped in a fierce rivalry, and more...
Sota is a student at a confectionery school. He dreamed of having a relationship with Saeko, a girl who is his senior and that he fell in love with at first sight. That dream came true and they started dating, but Saeko turns out to be a complete handful. On the day before Valentine’s Day, she claims that she had no intention of ever dating him in the first place and refuses to accept the handmade chocolates that he poured himself into making. A heartbroken Sota makes up his mind to travel to France on his own, aiming to become a chocolate artisan for the sake of the chocolate-loving Saeko.
In the previous series, Michiko was already dispatched to the pinnacle of Japanese hospitals: Totei University Hospital. There, she took a scalpel to an organization entangled with money and greed, all the while making saving patients her number one priority. Michiko, who was at Totei University during such a time of change, once again heads into the fray. One year has passed since the downfall of Hiruma who manipulated the dirty hospital bureaucracy, and Totei University Hospital has entered a new era. It is now lead by its first female director, who promotes the idea of "patients first," and a movement to return it to a clean hospital has proceeded. However, powerful individuals at the hospital have begun maneuvering to take back their former system run via absolute control that will allow them to regain profit for their own sakes. Hiruma, who temporarily departed the scene, is beginning to show suspicious activity, and Michiko is turning to take on this disreputable organization head on...!
A sharp-tongued butler named Kageyama comes to serve Reiko, the only daughter of a major business conglomerate. Although Reiko is a well-bred young lady she is also a rookie detective at the Kunitachi Police Station. She works on difficult cases and is able to solve them thanks to the great deductive powers of Kageyama. This series is a mystery with comedic elements.
Popular character, officer Kazamatsuri of this hit series investigates a murder at an onsen travel inn in this single drama! Chief inspector Kyoichiro Kazamatsuri always takes credit for cases solved by his subordinate Reiko Hosho’s butler Kageyama. Kazamatsuri then goes on to achieve the unfathomable. He gets luck and wins the award of the No.1 Police Officer in the World at the ‘World Police Championship’. Kazamatsuri is chosen as an honorable citizen of Kunitachi City, and receives a pair of tickets for overnight accommodation at as onsen (hot spring) travel inn. When he arrives at his destination with his long time maid Mitsukawa, they hear a woman scream from somewhere inside the building. Kazamatsuri heads toward the inn, only to meet one of the guests, Natsuki Sato trembling out front, and serving lady Toshiko Maeda is trying to open the lattice door. Blood is pouring from the gap in the lattice door, and the body of the dead proprietress is…
Chefs of the official residences -- these are the chefs who belong to the Japanese embassies across the globe. All of the food served to the dignitaries of each country is entrusted to one of these official residence chefs. This also means that sometimes that food can have a significant impact on diplomacy. This program shows the wonder of those chefs, portrayed by a great cast, traversing across the world.
The age, family, education, residence, and even the real name of the main character of this drama are unknown. He is a young man who calls himself the Noble and whose hobby is being a detective. He does not have to work for a living, his attire is always stylish, and his manners are gentlemanly with a "ladies first" attitude. He has a strong self-awareness of his nobility, and he is not concerned with authority, being always well composed. Once he becomes aware of the case, he prevails upon the police brass and is reluctantly acknowledged by Raiu Hanagata, the detective in charge of the case, whereupon he gets involved in unraveling the incident. Just as everyone is thinking "let's see what this Noble can do," it is none other than the servants in his employ who conduct the search and investigation. He casually explains that "investigating and other such menial tasks are better left to my servants," then enjoys conversing with the women involved with the case and generally making a merry time of things. Leaving behind those astonished by the Noble's actions, the butler Yamamoto, the maid Tanaka, and the chauffeur Sato, all possessing absolute loyalty to the Noble, divide up the scene of the crime and begin the investigation by gathering evidence. This unprecedented mystery drama where "the main character doesn't investigate" is unique entertainment that you'll enjoy every second of.
This drama is about a guy who stands back up after a set back, and his strong relationship with his wife who support that strong intent. The unyielding fighting spirit of a man for someone he loves, and the world of wheelchair basketball becoming symbolic for the fight to live. A human love story, based on the real life story of a form J league player who dreamed of becoming an international star, and who was a representative for Japan on the wheelchair basketball team.
7 detectives, each with their own unique style in problem solving work at the same detective agency. Each detective is in charge of their own case file until one day, the cases somehow seem to tangle up together into one big mystery. Inevitably, the detectives are without choice but to team up together in tackling the intriguing, but knotty mystery. Despite differing opinions and amidst complications, the detectives work together to unravel the truth behind the suspect's agenda. Taking the lead role as the freshman detective is Jun Matsumoto from the national idol group "Arashi". He plays detective Shuntaro Tokita, who has the tendency of sticking his head in things too far out of sympathy or excessive emotions towards his clients or research objects. This trait leads him to take unnecessary steps, ones that often times lead him to trouble. Contrary to Shuntaro, Teru Nitta (Eita) is a well composed detective working for the same agency. He eyes Shuntaro with a cold stare and ordinarily conflicts with his opinions. Watching over Shuntaro and Teru like a big brother is Jyunpei Asahi (Yoh Ohizumi), a senior detective who goes in between the two and tries to settle their disputes but rather ends up complicating the situation instead. Filled with "action", "comedy", and "positive thinking", the action packed entertainment show is sure to appeal to the entire family from children to adults. The team of 7 detectives with differing opinions, bold character, laughs, thrilling moments and high scaled action will keep you on your toes at all times. Not a moment shall be missed!
Rei Dan plays a mysterious bad girl in this suspense drama. A kidnapping thought to be motivated by financial reasons occurs. And turns out to be only the tip of the iceberg in a larger case. What is the real meaning behind the beautiful woman behind all of the crime?
Something is strange about my new classmate..... A high school student Koichi Iwata sees a shooting star with Midori Kagawa. That night Koichi become confused as his neighbor Seizo Ehara keeps on telling him that he sees groups of strangers in his house. The other day, Koichi bumps into a boy he has never seen before( Norio Yamasawa) at the hallway of his apartment. Yamasawa tells Koichi he is the grandson of Ehara, however the way Yamasawa acts is very strange. He claims to Koichi that he is "in the middle of installation"
The best-selling “Team Batista” novel series has sold 8 million copies. This is the second drama series of “Team Batista”, which aired successfully in fall 2008. Original storylines and mysteries will be including in this new series. Psychosomatic medicine doctor, Kohei Taguchi, and Keisuke Shiratori, bureaucrat of the Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry, team up once again to tackle mysterious cases within the hospital. Joining the cast this season is Hidetoshi Nishijima, playing the role of Koichi Hayami, a genius surgeon that will not hesitate to dirty his hands if it means saving his patients. Because of this, he is nicknamed “General Rouge” (The blood-soaked general). He selects brilliants doctors from various departments and names his ER team, “Team General”.
The tag between Kohei Taguchi and Keisuke Shiratori returns again! This time, the two tackle an "Unknown death society". When discussions of establishing an Ai (Autopsy Imaging) Center is projected, the police and forensics medicine academician hinder and the establishment committee cannot reach an agreement. Meanwhile, a man is found dead within the new MRI system. Who is the murderer? Why was this man killed? What is their motive? As the truth unravels, the shadows behind the current status of death investigation begin to take light. An unprecedented tale of medical mystery is born!
It was the good-hearted psychotherapist Kohei Taguchi and Keisuke Shiratori, a rather eccentric bureaucrat of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare who created this innovative medical drama series “Team Batista” through an inseparable duo tied together by laughter and special bond. In the past there have been cardiac surgery, emergency medical care centers, and forensic medicine, depicting the problems of modern medical treatments. This time, the topic is terminal medical care. The setting is “Hekisuiin,” a hospital in the countryside that focuses on this very terminal care, as well as post-mortems of unknown deaths. The problems that surround terminal care problems such as the sloppy post-mortem system of the countryside, modern-day medical care problems, and the dilemma of harsh reality that lies in regional medical care. The final battle for Taguchi and Shiratori begins…
An explosion occurs in a building in an industrial complex, and the flames spread to the nearby residential area. Many of the victims were taken to Tojo Medicine University Hospital. Hayami Koichi leads his team of top live saving doctors in treating the victims. On learning that the medical appliances company is corrupt, he decides to leave the hospital, but cant tear himself away. At that point, Hayami receives a black envelope with a mystery note inside. ‘Tomorrow the ICU patient will worsen suddenly and die’ the note warned. Hayami thought that the note was just some kind of a joke, and didn't act on it. But the cardiologist Kohei Taguchi couldn't stop thinking about it. Officer for the Ministry of Welfare Keisuke Shiratori comes to pay a visit to his former teacher. He learns of the mysterious note, and he suspects that it is someone with a grudge against Hayami, or someone who wants to prevent him from leaving the hospital, or even one of the hospital staff members.
Three men working as handy men at a tree house in Hokkaido. In the middle of winter, at an unknown rural town in Hokkaido a young script writer Takeyama was caught in the blizzard. Takeyama, lost in the snow, search for a hotel but no luck. He wonders into a bar and drinks until he faints away. The next morning, Takeyama wakes up in a tree house, where Matsui and Umemoto are working as Handy men. Takeyama wanted to leave for Furano as soon as possible, but unfortunately, he realizes that he lost his cell phone and wallet. He had no choice but to help the Handy men.