Buzzer Beat

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Buzzer Beat
Buzzer Beat Intertitle.jpg
Buzzer Beat logo
GenreRomance, sports
StarringSee below
Opening themeIchibu to Zenbu by B'z
Country of originJapan
Original language(s)Japanese
No. of series1
No. of episodes11
Producer(s)Nakano Toshiyuki
Production location(s)Tokyo
Original networkFuji TV
Picture formatNTSC
Original releaseJuly 13 (2009-07-13) –
September 21, 2009 (2009-09-21)
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Buzzer Beat (ブザー・ビート~崖っぷちのヒーロー, Buzā Bīto~Gakeppuchi no Hero) is a Fuji TV Japanese television drama starring Tomohisa Yamashita, Keiko Kitagawa, and Saki Aibu.

The series primarily focuses on two characters, Naoki Kamiya (Tomohisa Yamashita), a professional basketball player, and Riko Shirakawa (Keiko Kitagawa), an aspiring violinist. Over the course of the series Naoki faces difficulties trying to succeed in the world of basketball, and Riko struggles to become a successful violinist. Eventually the two meet and the series chronicles their relationship and struggles, as well as those of their friends.


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  • [1] (in Japanese)
Preceded by
Fuji TV Getsuku Drama
July 13, 2009 – September 21, 2009
Succeeded by
Tokyo DOGS