Toride Naki Mono (People Without a Fort)
(
TV Asahi, April 2, 2004)
Based on DramaWiki

Genre: Suspense drama
Broadcast network: TV Asahi
Broadcast period: 2004-Apr-2
Air time: Friday 21:00~23:09

Cast
Yakusho Koji as Nagasaka Fumio
Tsumabuki Satoshi as Yahiro Kiichiro
Suzuki Kyoka as Aizawa Yoko
Uchino Masaaki as Kurashina Kenji
Osugi Ren as Arikawa Hirofumi
Musaka Naomasa as Shindo Yasuhiro
Maki Yoko as Furuya Meiko
Tayama Ryosei as Kobayashi Hisahiko
Kondo Yoshimasa as Morishima Ichiro
Shiomi Sansei as Hirota Ryuji
Honda Hirotaro as Yahiro Hiroki
Tsutsui Mariko as Yahiro Ayako
Motai Masako as Sayuri
Iwamatsu Ryo as Tajima Yoshiyuki
Gin Pun Chou as Kasahara Fumiko
Suzuki Shogo as Yahiro Kiichiro (age 8)

Production Credits
Original writing: Nozawa Hisashi Toride Naki Mono (novel)

Screenwriter: Nozawa Hisashi
Producers: Kuroda Tetsuya, Tanabe Takashi
Director: Tsuruhashi Yasuo
Music: Uzaki Ryudo

Synopsis
After female high school student, Furuya Meiko is found
dead in her apartment from an apparent suicide. Police
investigate and discover that Meiko was involved in
prostitution. The night before Meiko's death her secret job
was exposed and broadcasted to the public by well-known
journalist, Nagasaka Fumio on a very popular news
program. Filled with anger and confusion, her boyfriend,
Yahiro Kiichiro vows to get revenge on Nagasaka.

2005 APT Award for Excellence

The 31st NHK Hoso Bunka Kikin (Broadcasting Culture
Foundation ) Award
Best TV drama for 2004
Best male actor: Koji Yakusho
Created on April 9, 2009
Toride Naki Mono DVD
Koji Yakusho as Fumio Nagasak
The premiere showing of "Toride Naki Mono"
From left to right: Koji Yakusho, Satoshi Tsumabukim Hisashi
Nozawa, Yasuo Tsuruhashi