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  • Takei Emi becomes a bride for "Sekisui Heim"

    October 28, 2011 @ 5:29 am

    Actress Takei Emi was appointed as the new CM character for house maker 'Sekisui Heim', and revealed her CM at a PR event in Tokyo. In the CM, Takei plays a bride, and so she appeared in a beautiful wedding dress at the event that left reporters in awe. Since the CM revolved around a wedding, Takei was asked about what her ideal spouse was like. "A warm and smart person would be nice. I myself would like to become a person as warm as a

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  • AKB48's Shinoda Mariko's CM for "MORE" + her own fashion magazine revealed!

    October 28, 2011 @ 3:24 am

    On October 27th, AKB48’s Shinoda Mariko was featured in a CM for fashion magazine “MORE” as their model. In her 15-second commercial, Shinoda gets ready for the winter by donning a thick jacket and a mini-fur tote; the tote will be enclosed as a bonus present in the magazine's December issue. She also asks the audience to pick up her magazine, “MARIKO MAGAZINE”, for which she became the exclusive editor-in-chief. Check out this cozy CM b

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  • Jin Akanishi releases 'Episode 1' of web series "The Takeover"

    October 28, 2011 @ 2:11 am

    Jin Akanishi has just unleashed 'Episode 1' of his web series, "The Takeover". As reported earlier, “The Takeover Series [follows the] accounts of Jin’s adventures and includes behind-the-scenes footage as he crosses over from Japan into the United States.” In 'Episode 1', fans got to see Jin talk about starting his career at the age of 14 while driving through the streets of L.A. He shows a more casual, down-to-earth side that fans rarely

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  • Nakama Yukie to play a cold-blooded surgeon in a special drama

    October 28, 2011 @ 1:27 am

    Fuji TV has announced that they'll be airing a special drama called "Akujotachi no Mes", starring the bewitching Nakama Yukie as a cold-blooded surgeon. Seto Asaka, the wife of V6's Inohara Yoshihiko, will also be starring in her first role since giving birth to a baby boy in March 2010. "Akujotachi no Mes" is based on a novel called, "Incident... Akujotachi no Mes" by author Hata Takehiko. It's set in a large hospital, with Nakama playing

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  • Dream Morning Musume's Nakazawa Yuko reported to be dating a businessman

    October 27, 2011 @ 11:51 pm

    On October 27th, tabloid magazine 'Friday' reported that Morning Musume’s first generation leader and current Dream Morning Musume member, Nakazawa Yuko (38), is currently in a relationship with a regular businessman. The gossip magazine enclosed a picture of Nakazawa and her rumored boyfriend, seen embracing one another in front of a house as they made their way in. According to “Friday”, her boyfriend is a handsome IT businessman who be

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  • Mukai Osamu becomes a sadistic yet loveable chef for new drama

    October 27, 2011 @ 10:20 pm

    Earlier today it was announced that actor Mukai Osamu will be starring in his first prime time drama next season on Fuji TV. Thus far, Mukai has played many secondary roles that suits his image which have steadily increased his popularity, especially among women of all ages. Now he finally gets to shine in his first prime time starring role, in an original and comical story penned by scriptwriter Omori Mika ("Buzzer Beat", "My Boss My Hero

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  • Porno Graffitti to sing for Narimiya Hiroki's upcoming movie

    October 27, 2011 @ 9:41 pm

    It's been announced that Porno Graffitti will sing for the upcoming movie "Gyakuten Saiban (=Ace Attorney)" which is scheduled to be released in February of 2012.   It's been 3 years and 2 months since they last sang for a movie, the last being the anime film "Gekijyouban BLEACH Fade to Black Kimi no Na wo Yobu" back in December 2008. The theme song will be written by Shindo Haruichi (G), and composed by Okano Akihito (Vo), and they're

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  • Domoto Koichi holds press conference for his upcoming stage performance "Endless SHOCK"

    October 27, 2011 @ 8:20 pm

    On October 26th, KinKi Kid’s Domoto Koichi (32) held a press conference in Tokyo for his upcoming starring-role in the stage play “Endless SHOCK.”  Shonentai’s Uekusa Katsuhide (45) and Uchi Hiroki (25) also appeared at the press conference.  The play will first be performed at Fukuoka’s Hakataza Theater (Opening Day is January 7th) and will be performed continuously for four months at Tokyo’s Imperial Garden Theatre.  Domoto stated with

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  • Perfume reveals the full PV for "Spice"!

    October 27, 2011 @ 7:02 pm

    As many of you know already, Perfume will be releasing a new single titled "Spice" which is being used as the theme song for TBS' ongoing drama "Sengyoshufu Tantei" starring Fukada Kyoko, on November 2nd.   Recently, the full PV for the title track "Spice" was revealed on TOKUMA JAPAN's official YouTube channel! Check it out below. Perfume will also release a new album "JPN" on November 30th. Thanks to Hugo for the tip!

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  • Matsuda Shota attends stage greeting for "Hard Romantic-er"

    October 27, 2011 @ 6:00 pm

    On October 26th, actors Matsuda Shota, Nagayama Kento, and Watabe Atsuro attended a stage greeting for their movie, movie, "Hard Romantic-er", at TOHO Cinemas Roppongi Hills. Since the film portrays violence, Matsuda showed concern for the female audience saying, "If you don't think it's good, you can leave the theater," and continued, "Feel the violence." Meanwhile, Watabe, who plays the persistent detective sarcastically commented, "I

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