Suits (Japanese TV series)

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Suits
GenreLegal drama
Based onSuits by Aaron Korsh
Written byJunya Ikegami
Directed byMasato Hijikata
Yusuke Ishii
StarringYuji Oda
Yuto Nakajima
Opening themeWolf by B'Z
Composer(s)Akihiro Manabe
Country of originJapan
Original language(s)Japanese
No. of episodes11
Production
Producer(s)Hiroyuki Goto
Hiroshi Kobayashi
Production location(s)Tokyo, Japan
Running time60 minutes
Production company(s)Fuji TV
NBCUniversal International Television
Release
Original networkFuji TV
Original releaseOctober 8 (2018-10-08) –
December 17, 2018 (2018-12-17)
Chronology
Related showsSuits (United States)
Suits (South Korea)
External links
Website

Suits (スーツ) is a 2018 Japanese television drama starring Yuji Oda and Yuto Nakajima.[1] The drama is based on the American television series of the same name by Aaron Korsh.[2] It aired on Fuji TV from October 8 to December 17, 2018.[3]

Synopsis[edit]

Shogo Kai (Yuji Oda) is a competent lawyer who works for Uesugi Yukimura Law Firm, one of the four major law firms in Japan. While on the one hand he is generally recognized as a highly capable individual with a sharp mind, he is also quite arrogant and at times resorts to methods that pushes the limit of legality in order to get the win. Although Kai is the biggest earner for the firm, his extreme win-at-all-cost mentality worries his boss, who suggests that he hire an associate as a condition for his promotion. The person who coincidentally comes along is Daiki Suzuki (Yuto Nakajima). While he has a sharp mind and a photographic memory, influenced by bad company, he scrapes a living day by day working part-time as a substitute exam taker for various industries.

Cast[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "'Suits' to Get Japanese Remake". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2018-12-12.
  2. ^ White, Peter; White, Peter (2018-08-02). "'Suits' Being Remade By Japan's Fuji TV After NBC Universal Strikes Format Deal". Deadline. Retrieved 2018-12-12.
  3. ^ "Oda Yuji drama "SUITS" kicks off with a good start with a 14.2% rating". Neo-Tokyo 2099. 2018-10-09. Retrieved 2018-12-12.

External links[edit]

Preceded by
Zettai Reido: Mizen Hanzai Sennyū Sōsa
July 9, 2018 (2018-07-09) – September 10, 2018 (2018-09-10)
Fuji TV Monday Dramas
Mondays 21:00 – 21:54 (JST)
Succeeded by
Trace: Kasōken no Otoko
January 7, 2019 (2019-01-07) – 2019 (2019)