Manabu Yukawa (Masaharu Fukuyama) is a physicist. He is nicknamed “Galileo” for being a genius and blessed with analytical abilities that even the police look up to. Yukawa’s partner is a female rookie cop, Kaoru Utsumi (Kou Shibasaki). The two set out to unravel mysterious crimes one after another.
“Galileo” is based on novel series“Tantei Galileo” by Keigo Higashino – winner of the 134th Naoki Prize.