Bengoshi no Kuzu

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Bengoshi no Kuzu
BengoshinoKuzu vol1 Cover.jpg
Cover of Bengoshi no Kuzu volume 1 as published Shogakukan
弁護士のくず
Genre Comedy, Law
Manga
Written by Hideo Iura
Published by Shogakukan
Demographic Seinen
Magazine Big Comic Original
Original run 20042014
Volumes 10
Television drama
Directed by Imai Natsuki
Sakai Masahiro
Takemura Kentaro
Morishima Masaya
Written by Hideo Iura
Network Tokyo Broadcasting System
Original run April 13, 2006June 29, 2006
Episodes 12
Manga
Bengoshi no Kuzu Dainishin
Written by Hideo Iura
Published by Shogakukan
Demographic Seinen
Magazine Big Comic Original
Original run 2010 – ongoing
Volumes 11
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Bengoshi no Kuzu (Japanese: 弁護士のくず?, lit. Scum of Lawyers) is a Japanese manga written and illustrated by Hideo Iura about Takeda Masami, a new lawyer and fellow lawyer Kuzu Motohito, who Takeda is teamed up with, and how they deal with different court cases. It was serialized in Big Comic Original from 2004 to 2014. Shogakukan compiled it into ten tankōbon released between July 30, 2004, and January 29, 2010.[1][2] A second series, Bengoshi no Kuzu Dainishin (弁護士のくず 第二審?), has been published since 2010; its first volume was released on December 25, 2010.[3]

Bengoshi no Kuzu received the Shogakukan Manga Award for seinen/general category in 2007.[4]

The manga was adapted into a 12-episode TV drama, which was broadcast on Tokyo Broadcasting System between April 13, 2006 and June 29, 2006.[5]

Cast[edit]

Awards[edit]

  • 49th Television Drama Academy Awards Best Leading Actor: Toyokawa Etsushi
  • 49th Television Drama Academy Awards Best Supporting Actor: Ito Hideaki

References[edit]

  1. ^ 弁護士のくず 1 (in Japanese). Shogakukan. Retrieved 2014-11-23. 
  2. ^ 弁護士のくず 10 (in Japanese). Shogakukan. Retrieved 2014-11-23. 
  3. ^ 弁護士のくず 第二審 1 (in Japanese). Shogakukan. Retrieved 2014-11-23. 
  4. ^ "Shougakukan Manga Awards Announced". Anime News Network. 2007-01-24. Retrieved 2009-02-12. 
  5. ^ 弁護士のくず (in Japanese). tvdrama-db.com. Retrieved 2009-07-26. 

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