Hitoya no Toge


Native title: ヒトヤノトゲ 獄の棘
Also Known as: Spider’s Thorn; Thorn of Spider
Country: Japan
Type: Drama
Episodes: 6
Aired: Mar 19, 2017 to Apr 23, 2017
Aired On: Sunday
Network: WOWOW
Duration: 50 min.


Takeshima Ryota has followed in his father’s footsteps and now works as a prison officer at Kitakanto Prison. He has witnessed corrupt prison officers who tolerate bullying and gambling. Nakui Soichi then becomes the newly appointed prison chief. Soichi gives an order to Ryota, informing him that he will get rid of prison corruption.