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  • Korean actor Jang Geun Suk does the "Marumori Dance" with Ashida Mana

    February 6, 2012 @ 6:35 am

    Korean singer/actor Jang Geun Suk has become the latest celebrity fan of child actress Ashida Mana! On February 6th, Jang Geun Suk uploaded a video onto his official YouTube channel. In the video, he's presented with a clip of Ashida and Suzuki Fuku's famous "Maru-Maru-Mori-Mori" dance and is asked if he would be able to do it. Jang Geun Suk starts off by mimicking the moves in his chair; later on, he gets to show off the entire choreogra

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  • Female comedian Yamada Hanako expecting her 1st baby

    February 6, 2012 @ 4:28 am

    On  February 6th, female comedian Yamada Hanako (36) revealed that she was pregnant with her first baby.  According to her agency, Yoshimoto Kogyo, she is now in the fifth month of pregnancy.  She is expecting to give birth to the baby in July. Yamada married Masaki Fukushima, a trumpeter, in May 2010. Currently, her condition is stable.  She will continue working until just before the birth. Congratulations to Yamada Hanako! Source

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  • Suda Masaki holds his 1st fan event

    February 5, 2012 @ 11:10 pm

    On January 5th, actor Suda Masaki (18) held his very first fan event 'DASU LAND'. The fan event started with an agile dance performance by Suda.  He then enraptured the 360 fans in attendance by revealing his secret photos and a talk session.  There was also a segment where a surprise video message from Suda's elementary school teacher from was shown.  The video made Suda shed tears and gave the fans a glimpse of his natural face. He co

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  • Performances from February 5th's 'Music Japan'

    February 5, 2012 @ 7:33 pm

    'Music Japan' has aired a new episode this week with some very special guests! On February 5th, the show invited girl group 9nine, Johnny's Jr. group A.B.C.-Z, and rock band THE BAWDIES. Also present were soloist Naoto Inti Raymi and Kitano Kii. Check out some of these performances below! ----- < 9nine, "Shoujo Traveler" > - < A.B.C-Z, "Za ABC ~5 Stars" > - < THE BAWDIES, "ROCK ME BABY" >

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  • Yoshitaka Yuriko receives 'Best Actress Award' at "Yokohama Film Festival"

    February 5, 2012 @ 4:51 pm

    On February 5th, actress Yoshitaka Yuriko received the 'Best Actress Award' at "The 33rd Yokohama Film Festival". Thrilled by the honor, Yoshitaka expressed, "I'm grateful to receive such a wonderful award. I received my first 'Best New Actor Award' at this Yokohama Film Festival, and 5 years later, I received my first 'Best Actress Award'. I'm very grateful that the Yokohama Film Festival has given me this opportunity." Yoshitaka then co

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  • Ogura Yuko talks about her pregnancy at photo book event

    February 5, 2012 @ 2:10 pm

    On February 5th, talento Ogura Yuko held a handshake event to commemorate the release of her first lifestyle book, "Ogura Yuko no Happy Wedding". Last October, Ogura got married to hair and make-up artist Kikuchi Isao, then announced the pregnancy of her first child. She's now in her 6th month of pregnancy and she revealed, "At the hospital, they told me it was going to be a boy." She happily added, "I'm still thinking of a name. I have ti

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  • Kalafina announces new single, "to the beginning"

    February 5, 2012 @ 11:27 am

    On February 4th, Kalafina announced that they would be releasing a new single entitled "to the beginning" on April 18th. Kalafina's 10th single has already been picked up to be the opening theme song for anime series, "Fate/Zero", starting sometime in April. As for the single itself, it will come in four different versions: Limited Edition A (CD+DVD), Limited Edition B (CD+Blu-ray), Anime Version (CD+DVD), and a Regular Edition (CD-Only).

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  • Performances from February 4th's CDTV

    February 5, 2012 @ 9:26 am

    TBS's popular music program, 'Countdown TV' ('CDTV'), has returned with a new episode full of great performances! This week, the show hosted soloists miwa and Naoto Inti Raymi. miwa sang her new song "Kataomi" while accompanying herself on the piano. As for Naoto Inti Raymi, he delivered "Kimi ni Aitakatta" on a delightfully eclectic stage. Check out their performances below! --- < miwa, "Kataomi" > - < Naoto In

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  • AKB48's Hirajima Natsumi & Yonezawa Rumi say goodbye to their fans

    February 5, 2012 @ 7:25 am

    On February 4th, AKB48's Hirajima Natsumi and Yonezawa Rumi greeted their fans for the last time during the group's handshake event at Tokyo Big Sight. As she stood in front of 15,000 fans, Hirajima commented, "I've been active for five years now, but I feel miserable for standing in the way of my fellow members. I'm also very sorry that I betrayed my fans." Bursting into tears, she continued, "I don't know what the future holds, but I

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  • Catch the first trailer for Nakamura Yoshihiro's "Potechi"

    February 5, 2012 @ 4:26 am

    The official website of the upcoming film "Potechi" was recently updated with a full-length trailer. Written by Isaka Kotaro, the story tells of two young men born in Sendai, in the same year, on the same day, in the same hospital. However, they are living completely different lifestyles, one is a professional baseball player and the other one a pretty ordinary man who struggles to make a living as a cat burglar. Despite the difference in

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