Takumi Saitou stars in "Saijou no Meii" drama

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2010-11-17 - It was announced in October that Takashi Hashiguchi's manga series "Saijou no Meii" is getting a live-action drama series. It is now revealed that actor Takumi Saitou (29) will be playing the lead role as a gifted pediatric surgeon.

Saitou's supporting cast features Manami Higa (24), Takanori Jinnai (52), and Hiroyuki Ikeuchi (33). TV Tokyo will broadcast the series on Monday nights at 10:00pm, starting in January.

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