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  • Matsushita Nao plays the air guitar in new CM for 'Meiji Creamy Smooth'

    October 4, 2014 @ 2:09 am

    Actress Matsushita Nao will star in the new CM for 'Meiji Creamy Smooth' playing the air guitar in a vibrant and lively manner. Before the CM shoot, Matsushita claimed she was nervous as she usually doesn't play the guitar. However, she showed confidence in the result saying, "It became more and more fun, and I was able to move in ways I never thought I could move. I had fun."  Matsushita appeared in the CM wearing causal clothes;

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  • Mizuhara Kiko is a chocolate-loving office worker in new 'Dars' CM

    October 2, 2014 @ 2:49 am

    Actress Mizuhara Kiko is starring in the new CM for Morinaga & Company's 'Dars Chocolate'. In the CM, Mizuhara plays the role of a chocolate-loving office worker named 'Mizuhara Choco'. The highlight of the CM is the actress' outfit, which changes with each cut. She makes sure to wear one red item to match the product's main color.  Source & Image: Oricon

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  • Oricon Weekly Charts for 9/22 ~ 9/28

    October 1, 2014 @ 12:48 pm

    Oricon has released its weekly charts for September 22 to 28. Check it out below! [Single Weekly Ranking]1. "Hikaeme I love you!" - HKT48 : 9/24 (277,534)2. "BE HERO" - Fudanjuku : 9/24 (32,248)3. "Midaretemina" - 2PM : 9/17 (14,374)4. "JUGEMU" - BugLug : 9/24 (13,204)5. "Kibou no Tsubomi" - HR : 9/24 (13,088)(Check out the full ranking here.)===[Album Weekly Ranking]1. "I'm Your Boy" - SHINee : 9/24 (45,053)2. "TRAD" - Takeu

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  • GReeeeN sing about their love for rice in Hokkaido rice CM

    October 1, 2014 @ 2:39 am

    GReeeeN have provided their new song "Meshi I GOT IT ↑↑" for Hokkaido Rice Sales Promotion Committee, Hokuren, and JA Zen-noh's new CM 'Hokkaido Rice LOVE'. The CM aims to deliver the message that rice plays an important role in our lives. GReeeeN wrote the new song just for the CM, especially because members HIDE and navi are Hokkaido residents. The song is a march that sings about one's "love for rice". The members commented, "Ev

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  • Drama Prime Time Report – 9/22~9/28

    October 1, 2014 @ 2:08 am

    This is Tokyohive's regular Drama Prime Time Report giving you a detailed look at the prime time ratings with a focus on the weekly dramas. You can check out the most recent ratings from September 22nd to September 28th and an overview of the episode and average ratings of the current fall dramas below! === 9/22 – Monday 16.1%(1.1%) – 19:00-19:30 – NHK News 7 10.0%(0.1%) – 19:30-19:56 – Close-Up Gendai 11.8%(1.7%) – 20:00-20:

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  • Morning Musume '14 introduces 4 new members!

    September 30, 2014 @ 1:18 pm

    On September 30, 10-member idol group Morning Musume '14 kicked off their fall tour 'Concert Tour Aki GIVE ME MORE LOVE ~Michishige Sayumi Sotsugyo Kinen Special~' at Nippon Budokan where 4 new members were introduced for the first time.  The 4 members who have been chosen among 8,000 applicants are Ogata Haruna (15) from Osaka, Nonaka Miki (14) from Shizuoka, Makino Maria (13) from Aichi, and Haga Akane (12) from Nagano. They are the first

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  • miwa takes part in the Japan Newspaper and Editors Association's newspaper campaign

    September 30, 2014 @ 2:53 am

    On September 29, the Japan Newspaper and Editors Association did PR for newspapers at the "HAPPY NEWS 2014" campaign event at the Presenter's Hall in Chiyoda City, Tokyo. The three guests spoke about the charm of newsletters to students.   Broadcast writer Koyama Kundo (50) stated, "As I turn the pages in the newsletter, I think about the news stories, and this stimulates my ideas." Singer-songwriter miwa (24) stated, "When I read the news, I fi

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  • Actress Kinami Haruka & ONE OK ROCK's Ryota reported to be in a relationship

    September 30, 2014 @ 1:47 am

    On September 28, it was reported that actress Kinami Haruka (29) is in a relationship with ONE OK ROCK bassist Ryota (25).According to several sources, Kinami is a big fan of ONE OK ROCK and has been seen frequently at their live concerts. The band is good friends with actor Sato Takeru through the movie 'Rurouni Kenshin', and are often invited to dinner parties held with various actors. It was at one of those dinner parties that Kinami and Ryota

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  • Fujiwara Norika shows off her no makeup face

    September 29, 2014 @ 1:33 am

    Actress Fujiwara Norika (43) recently revealed her no makeup face via her official blog.On September 23, Fujiwara updated her blog with an entry titled "What I eat early in the morning".  She wrote, "I haven't put my makeup on yet..." and revealed a picture of herself with no make up on. She confidently added, "My body and skin are in good condition today."  Fans raved over the actress' beauty with comments such as "Your skin without makeup. It'

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  • Model Hasegawa Jun announces the birth of her 2nd child

    September 29, 2014 @ 1:21 am

    On September 28, model Hasegawa Jun (28) announced the birth of her 2nd child through her official website. In an entry titled "To my fans," Hasegawa reported, "On September 26, 2014, I gave birth to a healthy baby boy." She continued, "From now on, the four of us would like to build a cheerful family together. While taking care of my children, I hope to return to work, so please continue to support me."   Hasegawa married a non-celebrity man fr

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