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  • NMB48's Kurokawa Hazuki to temporarily suspend her activities

    February 4, 2016 @ 10:32 am

    NMB48 Team BII member Kurokawa Hazuki has announced that she will temporarily suspend her activities. Kurosawa released a statement on NMB48's official blog, explaining, "The reason is to prioritize my studies. I was actually thinking about graduating, but I don't want to quit right now. I also thought that I would regret it if I graduate right now. This is why I am temporarily suspending my activities." She continued, "After I take a look at mys

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  • X JAPAN guitarist PATA diagnosed with diverticulitis and pylethrombosis

    February 4, 2016 @ 10:27 am

    It's been reported that X JAPAN guitarist PATA has been diagnosed with diverticulitis and pylethrombosis, making it difficult for him to be musically active. As such, the band have announced that they will temporarily halt their activities. On January 15, PATA was suddenly hospitalized and admitted into the intensive care unit. He is currently receiving IV drip and is in a state of reduced activity.  Due to this urgent situation, X JAPAN's conce

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  • SKE48 member Umemoto Madoka announces graduation

    February 4, 2016 @ 10:20 am

    SKE48 Team E member Umemoto Madoka has announced her graduation from the group.Umemoto made the big announcement on February 3 during the group's performance at SKE48 Theater in Aichi. The group's official website was updated later with an official comment from the idol. Through her activities in SKE48, Umemoto grew interested in working with motor sports and F1. She decided on her graduation because she wanted to take a step forward to

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  • Drama Prime Time Report - 1/29~2/1

    February 3, 2016 @ 3:44 pm

    This is Tokyohive's regular Drama Prime Time Report that gives you a detailed look at the prime time ratings with a focus on the weekly dramas. You can check out more of the most recent ratings from January 29th to February 1st and an overview of the episode and average ratings of the current winter dramas below! Screencaps: Himura Hideo no Suiri === 1/29 – Friday 09.7%(0.0%) – 19:00-20:54 – Nep & Imoto no Sekai Banduke Special

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  • AKB48's Minegishi Minami shows off her toned figure in CM for a private gym

    February 2, 2016 @ 10:34 am

    AKB48 member Minegishi Minami stars in the second CM for private gym 'RIZAP'. For the first CM, Minegishi succeeded in shaping up her body in just 2 months. In the second CM, available in 2 versions "Minegishi Minami: RIZAP's Meal" and "Minegishi Minami: RIZAP's Body", the idol's body has been sculpted even more. She narrates her transformation while showing off her toned figure in a black bikini. Source & Image: Oricon

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  • Fukuyama Masaharu to play ex pro musician in next Getsu-9 drama

    February 1, 2016 @ 3:16 pm

    It's been revealed that Fukuyama Masaharu will be starring in Fuji TV's upcoming 'Getsu-9' drama "Love Song" premiering in April. It's been about three years since Fukuyama last starred in a drama series. His last one was "Galileo" back in April of 2013. For this drama, Fukuyama will work with the staff of "Galileo" once again led by Fuji TV director Nishitani Hiroshi.  "Love Song" is a human love story about a 44-year-old ex professional musici

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  • AKB48's Iwasa Misaki announces graduation

    January 30, 2016 @ 8:49 pm

    AKB48 Team B member Iwasa Misaki has announced her graduation from the group.This announcement was made on January 30th during her solo live at Asakusa Kokaido. On her reason for graduating, she explained, "My feelings of focusing on enka became stronger." She continued, "I think that quitting AKB48 is the starting line. Please continue to support me."The graduation date has not been determined at this time. More details will be reveale

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  • Drama Prime Time Report - 1/26~1/28

    January 30, 2016 @ 8:48 pm

    This is Tokyohive's regular Drama Prime Time Report that gives you a detailed look at the prime time ratings with a focus on the weekly dramas. You can check out more of the most recent ratings from January 26th to January 28th and an overview of the episode and average ratings of the current winter dramas below! Screencaps: Higanbana === 1/26 – Tuesday 12.2%(1.4%) – 21:00-22:54 – Kaiketsu! Ninety-Nine Special 13.3%(1.8%

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  • Drama Prime Time Report - 1/22~1/25

    January 27, 2016 @ 6:18 pm

    This is Tokyohive's regular Drama Prime Time Report that gives you a detailed look at the prime time ratings with a focus on the weekly dramas. You can check out more of the most recent ratings from January 22nd to January 25th and an overview of the episode and average ratings of the current winter dramas below! Screencaps: Itsuka Kono Koi wo Omoidashite === 1/22 – Friday 09.7%(1.5%) – 19:56-20:54 – Nep & Imoto no Sekai Banduk

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  • Arashi's Ohno Satoshi to star in NTV's love comedy drama

    January 27, 2016 @ 10:23 am

    It was reported that popular idol group Arashi member Ohno Satoshi would star in NTV's new drama "Sekaiichi Muzukashii Koi." This marks his first love comedy drama. In the drama, Ohno will play a young CEO named "Samejima Reiji" who is the heir of a long-established Japanese-style inn and is now making inroads in the hotel industry. He is excellent at his job as he has a great talent for satisfying his customers, and he seems perfect a

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