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  • Oshima Yuko to close her blog

    October 13, 2014 @ 2:37 am

    On October 12, actress Oshima Yuko updated her official blog with an entry titled 'Sayonara, Yuurari Yuko' and announced that she will put an end to her Ameblo page 'Yuurari Yuko' on October 15 at 7:00 pm. According to her agency, Oshima's official mobile homepage will undergo a renewal as 'Official Club Site'. In the future, she will continue to write her blogs on the new website.  As there are a lot of AKB48 memories packed into her current bl

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  • AKB48 reveal digest video and making movie for Oshima Yuko's graduation concert DVD/Blu-ray

    August 29, 2014 @ 6:48 pm

    AKB48 will release their DVD/Bluray box 'Oshima Yuko Graduation Concert in Ajinomoto Stadium' on October 29. The digest video and making movie was recently uploaded onto AKB48's YouTube channel.The special DVD/Bluray box is a compilation of 'AKB48 Tadoku Haru-con in Kokuritsu Kyougijou ~Omoide wa Zenbu Koko ni Suteteike~!' (scheduled to be held on March 29 and 30 but 2nd day was canceled due to stormy weather), 'Oshima Yuko Graduation Concert in

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  • SKE48's Matsui Rena thinks that Nogizaka46 is more fashionable

    April 24, 2014 @ 9:56 am

    Fashion magazine ViVi recently held its fashion show "ViVi Night" on April 23 featuring SKE48, Maggie (21), Kawakita Mayuko (22), Yagi Arisa (18) and more. SKE48's Matsui Jurina (17) commented, "We want to work hard and come off 'ViVidly'." When fellow member Matsui Rena (22), who has recently been assigned to be in both SKE48 and Nogizaka46, asked which group is more fashionable, she said that Nogizaka46 is. On the day, it was also announced tha

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  • Oshima Yuko to release stamps in commemoration of her graduation

    March 29, 2014 @ 6:11 am

    In commemoration of her graduation from AKB48 on June 2, Oshima Yuko will be releasing a postage stamp set called 'AKB48 Oshima Yuko Sotsugyou Kinen Frame Kitte Set'.Since her theater debut in April of 2006, Oshima has been an active member of AKB48 for about 8 years. For the stamps, she has handpicked one picture to represent each year. Including pictures from her graduation ceremony, which will be held on March 29 and 30th a

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  • Former AKB48 & SDN48 member Tojima Hana serves as fire station chief for a day + talks about Oshima Yuko

    March 10, 2014 @ 12:27 pm

    On March 10, former AKB48 and SDN48 member Tojima Hana (25) participated in a fire department exercise in Tokyo as the Takanawa Fire Station chief for the day.  Aboard the fireboat "Kachidoki," she directed the simultaneous hosing practice near the Rainbow Bridge in the Tokyo Bay.  As she was sprayed by ocean water due to the wind, she was shy as she said, "It was salty," and smiled as she said, "I am happy that I was able to come aboar

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  • Sashihara Rino holds a handshake event for her photo book

    January 9, 2014 @ 3:04 am

    On January 7, HKT48's Sashihara Rino held a handshake event for her photo book 'Neko ni Maketa' at Fukuya Bookstore in Shinjuku Subnade. During this event, she commented on AKB48's Oshima Yuko, who announced her graduation from the group during NHK's Kohaku Uta Gassen on New Year's Eve.  Sashihara revealed that she spoke with Oshima after the announcement, "Yuko-chan's graduation is a big event to us. I'm sad because I was brought up watchi

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  • AKB48's starring "WONDA" coffee CM series to become a short drama

    June 21, 2013 @ 12:05 pm

    On June 20, it was announced that popular idol group AKB48's CM series for coffee brand "WONDA" (from Asahi Beverages) will be made into a one-night only short drama series that will air on July 7.  The members star and appear in the CM in relay-style format as office ladies.The drama, entitled "AKB48 Short Stories" (temporary name) will be broadcast from 12:25 AM to 1:25 AM on Fuji TV.  The drama is comprised of a o

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  • Ando Yuko to release a new album + hold a tour in October

    May 6, 2013 @ 6:54 am

    Ando Yuko, who will be celebrating her 10th year anniversary in July, will be releasing a new album (currently untitled) on October 2nd. The album is still in the making with the theme "the coexistence of going back to roots & evolution". It will include colorful pop numbers arranged by Yamamoto Ryuji and Miyagawa Dan, a cheerful surf music composed by Shirane Kenichi, and the ballad "Ai no Kisetsu" which has already been performed dur

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  • Mitani Koki to film another single-cut drama starring Takeuchi Yuko

    April 19, 2013 @ 4:39 am

    On April 14th, WOWOW announced that famed director Mitani Koki is working on another drama that will be filmed in one scene without a single cut titled 'Daikuko 2013 (tentative)' (lit. 'Major Airport'). 'Daikuko 2013' is written by Mitani himself and is going to be a comedy about a family that gets stuck at an airport due to bad weather and the multiple problems they face there. WOWOW already aired a similar drama project of Mitani titled

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  • Shinoda Mariko tweets 3-shot photos with Maeda Atsuko & Oshima Yuko

    April 11, 2013 @ 6:06 pm

    On April 10, AKB48’s Shinoda Mariko tweeted 3-shot photos that she took together with Maeda Atsuko and Oshima Yuko. As it has been a long time since the “Top 3” were together, fans responded with much enthusiasm. Shinoda tweeted that she bumped into the two at a photoshoot with, “While shooting for a commercial, I found out that Atsuko was also shooting a commercial at the same studio and Yuko was on another level shooting a commercial!!!,”

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