ATARU (2012)

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Ataru is a TBS series is about an autistic young man with a mysterious past who helps the police solve criminal cases. It stars Masahiro Nakai in the title role and has received 19.9% TV viewership ratings.

Series Cast

  1. Masahiro Nakai as Inoguchi Ataru / Chokozai

    Masahiro Nakai

    Inoguchi Ataru / Chokozai

    11 Episodes

  2. Chiaki Kuriyama as Maiko Ebina

    Chiaki Kuriyama

    Maiko Ebina

    11 Episodes

  3. Kazuki Kitamura as Shunichi Sawa

    Kazuki Kitamura

    Shunichi Sawa

    11 Episodes

  4. Yuta Tamamori as Sho Ebina

    Yuta Tamamori

    Sho Ebina

    11 Episodes

  5. Masachika Ichimura as Ataru's father

    Masachika Ichimura

    Ataru's father

    11 Episodes

  6. Kaoru Mitsumune as Yui Ishikawa

    Kaoru Mitsumune

    Yui Ishikawa

    11 Episodes

  7. Masaya Nakamura

    Nagamasa Kuroki

    11 Episodes

  8. Go Riju as Tatsuo Ebina

    Go Riju

    Tatsuo Ebina

    11 Episodes

  9. Kaoru Okunuki as Mariko Ebina

    Kaoru Okunuki

    Mariko Ebina

    11 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 01

2012 • 11 Episodes

Season 1 of ATARU premiered on April 15, 2012.

Farewell Chokozai!

(1x11, June 24, 2012) Season Finale

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language Japanese


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