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  • Nakao Akiyoshi & Naka Riisa are getting married + expecting a baby

    March 21, 2013 @ 5:11 am

    It was announced that actor Nakao Akiyoshi (24) and actress Naka Riisa (23) are getting married. It was also revealed that Naka is currently three months pregnant, and they are expecting their first baby this fall. The couple wrote via a FAX, which was released through Nakao's agency, "We've been very good friends ever since we first met 4 years ago, but we respect each other, and believe firmly that we will be able to build a happy family

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  • FRIDAY reports that Naka Riisa's new boyfriend is Nakao Akiyoshi

    November 16, 2012 @ 10:04 pm

    This week's edition of the popular weekly pictorial magazine 'FRIDAY' reports that actress Naka Riisa and actor Nakao Akiyoshi are currently in a love relationship. The two actors were spotted dining together at a Japanese-style restaurant earlier this month by said magazine. Afterwards, Nakao was seen getting into Naka's car. Later they stopped at the actress' apartment, where they apparently spent the whole night together. Naka and Na

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  • Nagasawa Masami to star in a new drama as a high school teacher

    August 1, 2012 @ 11:48 am

    Actress Nagasawa Masami will be starring in Fuji TV's drama series “Koukou Nyushi (High School Entrance Exam)” as a high school teacher. The drama will start in October, and will be showing every Saturday from 11:10pm onwards. The screenplay is an original script written by bestselling author Minato Kanae, whose works include “Kokuhaku (Confession)”, “Shojo (Young Lady)”, and “Shokuzai (Atonement)”. The story will focus on the day before a

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  • Full trailer released for the upcoming epic film 'Nobou no Shiro'

    July 17, 2012 @ 3:08 am

    The full trailer for the upcoming movie 'Nobou no Shiro' (English title: 'The Floating Castle') was recently revealed online and impressed with superb performances, a gigantic set, and a great theme song by Elephant Kashimashi. 'Nobou no Shiro' is an adaptation of the best-selling novel of the same name by Wada Ryo and is based on true events that happened during the Sengoku period. It's a co-production of the two major movie distributors

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  • Narimiya Hiroki attends pre-screening event for "Gyakuten Saiban"

    January 18, 2012 @ 12:01 am

    On January 16th, Narimiya Hiroki attended the pre-screening event for his upcoming movie "Gyakuten Saiban (= Ace Attorney)."  As reported previously, this is a live-action movie adaptation of Capcom's popular game, and Narimiya plays rookie lawyer "Naruhodo Ryuichi." The movie is directed by Miike Takashi who is known as the director of "Crows ZERO" and "13 Assassins", and will be the first time for Narimiya to work with the director.  Nar

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  • Miura Tomokazu to star in second "RAILWAYS" movie

    April 20, 2011 @ 1:43 pm

    In 2010, the movie "RAILWAYS" opened in Japanese cinemas and turned into a decent hit at the box office. Now it has been announced that we are going to see a series of movies dealing with similar stories about trains, with the next one opening as early as December this year. The first movie was about a middle-aged man, played by Nakai Kiichi, who quit his job at his office in Tokyo in order to become a train driver for a small railway compa

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  • Kanjani8, Maruyama Ryuhei to star in stage performance "Gilbert Grape"

    October 18, 2010 @ 4:21 pm

    It's been announced that Kanjani8 member, Maruyama Ryuhei will star in a stage performance, "What's Eating Gilbert Grape" as a lead actor.  As many of you may know, "What's Eating Gilbert Grape" is originally a novel written by Peter Hedges, and was released as a movie starring Johnny Depp and Leonardo DiCaprio in 1993. Maruyama will play the role of Gilbert Grape while Nakao Akiyoshi plays his brother, Arnie Grape. The stage performan

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