On March 7, TOKIO member Joshima Shigeru†(49) appeared on TV Asahi's 'Gekkan News Leader' and announced the birth of his first child, a baby boy.†
During the broadcast, Ishihara Yoshizumi asked, "Leader, didn't something good happen to you this week?" to which Joshima responded, "It's personal, but my son was born."†
While he wasn't able to witness the birth due to work, Joshima commented, "I have to become more and more aware of being a parent." He also revealed, "I first told Higashiyama-san [Noriyuki] on the phone."†
Joshima married†talento†Kikuchi Risa†(24) last September. Congratulations!