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  • Oricon reveals ranking of ideal faces chosen by men

    November 30, 2012 @ 7:28 pm

    We recently reported the results of Oricon's "ideal faces chosen by women ranking". Now, the ranking for the men has been revealed! Singer/actor Fukuyama Masaharu was chosen again as this year's number 1, making this his 4th consecutive time to top the ranking. Check out the full results below! === 1. Fukuyama Masaharu 2. Mukai Osamu 3. Kimura Takuya 4. Tsumabuki Satoshi 5. Inaba Koshi 6. Okada Junichi 7. Abe Hiroshi 8. Iku

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  • Drama Prime Time Report – 10/22~10/25

    October 28, 2012 @ 12:52 am

    [caption id="attachment_274054" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Drama Prime Time Report – 10/22~10/25"][/caption] The first four days of the 43th week of the year offered some mixed results for our prime time dramas, from nosedives to disappointing starts, with a few slight improvements. On Monday, everyone was looking at how well Fuji TV's latest Getsu 9 drama 'PRICELESS' would do with the (former) drama/ratings king Kimura Takuy

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  • AKB48's Kojima Haruna to play a street idol in 'PRICELESS'

    October 22, 2012 @ 12:32 am

    On October 22nd, it was announced that AKB48's Kojima Haruna is going to make an appearance in the upcoming Fuji TV 'Getsu 9' (Monday 9pm) drama 'PRICELESS ~Aru Wake Needaro, Nnamon!~' starring SMAP's Kimura Takuya. After Shinoda Mariko in 'Taisetsunakoto wa Subete Kimi ga Oshietekureta' and Oshima Yuko in 'Watashi ga Renai Dekinai Riyuu', she's only the third AKB48 member to show off her acting skills in this prestigious time slot. Koj

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  • Cast members of "PRICELESS" attend press conference

    October 12, 2012 @ 6:18 am

    On October 11th press conference for upcoming drama "PRICELESS ~Aru Wake Needaro, Nnamon!~" which stars SMAP's Kimura Takuya, was held at Tokyo Station Hotel, and cast members (Kimura, Karina, Nakai Kiichi, Fujiki Naohito, Kis-My-Ft2' Fujigaya Taisuke) made appearances. This drama will mark the 9th 'Getsu 9' drama for Kimura, and it revolves around the protagonist named ‘Kindaichi Fumio’ (Kimura) who is living a satisfying life as a bachel

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  • Aiba Masaki & Kuroki Meisa receive 'Best Jeanist' award

    October 5, 2012 @ 3:33 pm

    On October 4th, Arashi’s Aiba Masaki (29) appeared at the 29th annual "Best Jeanist 2012" award ceremony in Tokyo where it was announced that he had won the award for the second year in a row based on a general vote.  The awards are given out based on a national vote as various celebrities are voted on who suits jeans the most. Aiba, who was met with loud cheers at the conference, smiled as he said, “I felt the same thing when I stood here

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  • Additional cast members for Kimura Takuya's upcoming drama revealed

    September 26, 2012 @ 8:31 am

    Additional cast members for the upcoming "Getsu 9" drama "PRICELESS ~Aru Wake Needaro, Nnamon~" starring SMAP's Kimura Takuya , have been revealed. As previously reported, it revolves around the protagonist named 'Kindaichi Fumio' (Kimura) who is living a satisfying life as a bachelor and working in middle management at a major company. He’s also on good terms with his co-workers, but one day he gets wrapped up in an intrigue and ends up

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  • The Rolling Stones' "Jumpin' Jack Flash" chosen as theme song to Kimura Takuya's new drama

    September 3, 2012 @ 4:38 am

    The Rolling Stones' "Jumpin' Jack Flash" has been chosen as the theme song for Fuji TV's upcoming drama series, 'PRICELESS', starring Kimura Takuya. This is the very first time "Jumpin' Jack Flash" will be used in a drama since it was released back in 1968. Fuji TV was given the permission to use the song as the protagonist's positive outlook on life met the band's image and the song's lyrics. Kimura commented, "I never thought that The

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  • Kimura Takuya to live in poverty for new Monday drama 'PRICELESS'

    August 13, 2012 @ 10:32 pm

    On August 14th, it was announced that SMAP's Kimura Takuya will be starring in Fuji TV's new "Getsu 9" drama for the upcoming fall season. The drama with the tentative title 'PRICELESS' revolves around a salary man who falls into a life of destitution after being fired from his company. Although it will already be Kimura's ninth starring role in a "Getsu 9" drama, it will be the first time for him to play a character living in poverty.

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  • Kimura Takuya's driver's license suspended for speeding

    March 15, 2012 @ 9:48 am

    On March 14th, it was revealed that SMAP member Kimura Takuya was caught speeding twice in the past 6 months. Because of these two violations, his driver's license has been suspended. Johnny's Entertainment confirmed this news after it was reported in the March 15th issue of weekly tabloid magazine, "Shukan Bushun". According to the agency, Kimura was caught driving 20 km/h (12mph) over the posted speed limit in Chiba last September and

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  • Which celebrity would you want as your lover?

    December 22, 2011 @ 7:38 pm

    For many, winter is a special time of year where loved ones come together for holidays like Christmas and the first shrine visit of the new year. Lovers especially grow closer than ever during the holiday season. Keeping this in mind, Oricon Style asked its readers for the 5th consecutive year on which famous celebrities of the opposite sex they would like to have as their lover. Though the survey was conducted back in October, Oricon publ

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