Machigawarechatta Otoko


Native title: 間違われちゃった男
Also Known as: The Wrong Man
Country: Japan
Type: Drama
Episodes: 11
Aired: Apr 13, 2013 to Jun 22, 2013
Aired On: Saturday
Network: Fuji TV
Duration: 45 min.


Yujiro Sawaki is a petty thief, but he has a warm heart and easily moved to tears. Because of his sweet personality, he sucks at stealing. One night, Yujiro and his younger brother Yasu try to break into a sushi restaurant, which is located in a commercial area around Kuramae Station. Unfortunately, they are found by others and beaten. Yujiro and Yasu think things over.

The next moment, when they open their eyes, people are welcoming them. Others in the sushi restaurant believe Yujiro is the great chef Teru who left 10 years ago. It turns out, Yujiro has a strong resemblance to Teru. Yujiro and Yasu look for an opportunity to runaway, but they become close to the people there.