DRAMA

HERO 2014
Aired on Mondays from 9:00-9:54p.m

Story

HERO is coming back as a drama for the first time in 13 years!

HERO first aired in 2001 and was a massive hit which garnered fantastic TV rating throughout the season. The wildly successful drama series was followed by a special in 2006 and a theatrical movie in 2007 that became a box office blockbuster, winning the first place of Japanese featured film of the same year. Starting in July, this legendary series returns to the Monday 9 p.m. slot on Fuji Television. HERO depicts the thrilling exploits of an unorthodox prosecutor Kohei Kuryu, played by Takuya Kimura, as he uses his street-smart and unconventional methods in figuring out the truth behind various crimes. This time, Keiko Kitagawa plays a prosecutor’s assistant officer and Kohei’s new partner. Unique cast members are also newly added this season . Witty and fast paced dialogue and the fresh dynamic between the characters is guaranteed not to miss.

Since its first appearance, HERO has continued to be loved by countless engaged followers. There’s no doubt the new stories and the characters with distinct personalities will grab the hearts of audience yet once again. It will surely become an absolute must-watch on Monday nights.

Cast

Takuya KIMURA
Keiko KITAGAWA
Tetta SUGIMOTO
Gaku HAMADA
Bokuzo MASANA
Yo YOSHIDA
BoBA
Katsuya
Yutaka MATSUSHIGE
Norito YASHIMA
Fumiyo KOHINATA
Takuzou KADONO