Higashiyama Noriyuki to star in TV Asahi Summer 2015 drama "Keiji Shichinin"
Higashiyama Noriyuki will be starring in the TV Asahi Summer 2015 drama "Keiji Shichinin" which will be shown from July in the Wednesdays 9pm timeslot. He plays the role of Amaki Yu, a police detective who gets transferred to the 12th team in the Metropolitan Police Department's 1st Division which is commonly known as the grave for a detective and is a stickler for punctuality and persistent in his investigation work. However, he is a poor team player and often does things on his own without telling anyone. The unofficial leader of the team Samura Kosuke (Takashima Masahiro) is a professional at observing people while Yamashita Takumi (Kataoka Ainosuke) is an expert at information analysis. Nagasawa Keita (Suzuki Kosuke) is a lazy detective but has a strong sense of justice and Mizuta Tamaki (Kurashina Kana) is a cool detective who studied abroad. The team leader Katagiri Masatoshi (Yoshida Kotaro) and the forensic pathology professor Domoto Juntaro (Kitaoji Kinya) work with these detectives to solve various difficult cases.