Junichi Okada, formerly of V6 and a well-known actor, is leaving Johnny's Entertainment on November 30, 2023. He plans to establish his own talent agency and continue his career.
Junichi shared his heartfelt apologies, saying, "I'm truly sorry for this sudden announcement and any surprises it may bring. I know my association with the agency has sometimes been tough for my fans and colleagues, and I apologize for any worries."
He explained that he wants to avoid causing further inconvenience or worry to his fans, supporters, and future collaborators. His main focus is staying true to his creative side without distractions.
The agency also expressed support for Junichi's acting career, saying, "We hope to see Junichi Okada, the actor, cherished. We'll continue to support his endeavors."
Junichi concluded, "I know there will be different opinions, but I hope you understand this wasn't an easy decision. I'm truly grateful for your unwavering support. While my surroundings change, your ongoing support means a lot."
As he moves forward, establishing his own agency, Junichi plans to create content that brings joy and fulfillment to all of you.