Unnatural is a 2018 Japanese television drama, starring Satomi Ishihara, Arata Iura, Masataka Kubota, Mikako Ichikawa and Yutaka Matsushige.It aired every Friday at 22:00 (JST) on TBS from January 12, 2018 to March 16, 2018.
Unnatural is a case-of-the-week medical mystery show; its main theme is the change of reality brought upon by imminent death of a loved one. Mystery and exhilarating human drama unfold against the backdrop of the “unnatural death institute”, or “UDI”. For example, the body of a young man is brought into the UDI lab one day; cause of his death is attributed to ischemic heart disease. But the victim’s parents are puzzled by the freak nature of their son’s death and turn to medical coroner Mikoto, to find the real reason. Together with her lab technician partner, Yuko Shoji, and rookie medical recorder, Rokuro, they examine the body for a possible drug poisoning and then learn that female colleague of the deceased man has just died suddenly.
Average rating 11.1% (Ratings are calculated by Video Research in the Kanto region)
It won Excellent Award at International Drama Festival in Tokyo, 96th Television Drama Academy Awards and others.
|1||January 12, 2018||Nameless Poison
||Nameless Poison… Solve the Mystery of Continuous Unnatural Death
|Ayuko Tsukahara||12.7%||Extended for 15 minutes|
|2||January 19, 2018||Suicide||Forced Suicide of the Whole Family... Truth of the Case Pretending to be Suicide!?
|3||January 26, 2018||Unexpected Witness||Can the innocent man be saved? Trial of winning rate 0.01%
|4||February 2, 2018||Who To Work for
||Mysterious Death by Traffic Accident!? The Husband Killed by an Unscrupulous Company!
|5||February 9, 2018||Vengeance of Death
||Stolen body!?Late Wife Commits Suicide?Murdered?
/盗まれたご遺体!? 亡き妻は自殺か? 他殺か?
|6||February 16, 2018||Not Friends||Mysterious Celebrity Party Serial Murder... Colleague is one of the suspects!?
|7||February 23, 2018||Murder Game
||Live broadcast of murderer online!? Save the Captive Hostage
|8||March 2, 2018||My Far Away Home
||Mysterious Building Fire! The Final Message of the Burned Body
|9||March 9, 2018||Appearance of enemy
||The Serial Murderer is Nearby! Uncover the Truth Hid for 8 Years
|10||March 16, 2018||End of the Journey
||Crisis of Collapse... Last Battle of UDI Members