- Drama: Asagao: Forensic Doctor (English title) / Medical Examiner Asagao (literal title)
- Romaji: Kansatsui Asagao
- Japanese: 監察医 朝顔
- Director: Shin Hirano
- Writer: Masahito Kagawa (manga), Naomi Kimura (manga), Nonji Nemoto
- Network: Fuji TV
- Release Date: July 8, 2019 —
- Runtime: Monday 21:00
- Language: Japanese
- Country: Japan
Asagao (Juri Ueno) is a rookie forensic scientist, who works at a university forensic medicine class in Kanagawa Prefecture. She is a licensed doctor and respected by those around her. Asagao lives with her father Taira (Saburo Tokito), who is a veteran detective. Asago’s mother died in the 2011 Tohoku earthquake disaster and her mother’s body was never found.
One day, Asagao’s forensic medicine class unexpectedly works with the investigation section of the police department. When a dead body is found, the dead body is transferred to Asagao’s forensic medicine class. Asagao now works with her detective father.
- “Medical Examiner Asagao” takes over Fuji TV‘s Monday 21:00 time slot previously occupied by “Radiation House.”
- Based on manga series “Kansatsui Asagao” by Masahito Kagawa (writer) & Naomi Kimura (illustrator) (published from 2006 to 2013 by Jitsugyo no Nihon Sha).
|Juri Ueno||Saburo Tokito||Shunsuke Kazama||Mirai Shida||Akiyoshi Nakao|
|Asagao Maki||Taira Maki||Shinya Kuwabara||Mitsuko Yasuoka||Ryosuke Takahashi|
|Shintaro Morimoto||Akane Sakanoue||Shigeyuki Totsugi||Kami Hiraiwa||Hikari Ishida|
|Takuma Morimoto||Erika Aikawa||Nobukiko Yamakura||Emi Todo||Satoko Yurugi|
|Hiroki Miyake||Itsuji Itao||Tomoko Yamaguchi||Akira Emoto|
|Jun Ito||Masashi Todo||Chako Natsume||Hiroyuki Shimada|