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  • Matsumoto Jun plays 'Seven Gods of Fortune' in CM for 'Kinoko no Yama'

    August 22, 2015 @ 10:26 am

    Arashi's Matsumoto Jun has challenged himself to playing seven roles in Kinoko no Yama's 40th anniversary CM.  In the CM, Matsumoto plays the part of the 'Seven Gods of Fortune'. These seven Gods are Ebisuten (God of fishing and commerce), Daikokuten (God of wealth), Bishamonten (God of wealth and virtue), Hoteison (God of abundance and good health), Juroujin (God of long life), Fukurokuju (God of happiness, wealth and long ,life), and Benz

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  • 'Hana Yori Dango' to get a musical play adaptation

    April 21, 2015 @ 3:05 am

    On April 19, it was announced that Kamio Yoko's popular manga "Hana Yori Dango" would be adapted into a musical play. It will open at Hibiya Theatre Crea in January and tour around Japan starting in February.  "Hana Yori Dango" tells the story of Makino Tsukushi, a girl who grew up in an ordinary family and enters the prestigious school Eitoku Gakuen, and F4, a group of 4 handsome guys who are all from super wealthy and powerful families.Th

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  • Arashi's Matsumoto Jun meets a mermaid in new hair CM

    January 13, 2015 @ 5:13 pm

    Hair care series "Je l'aime" by Kose has released a new CM for its new hair product lineup featuring Arashi's Matsumoto Jun. In the CM, Matsumoto is seen with a mermaid who has terribly damaged hair. She complains to him, "I've been eating konbu too.." Matsumoto appears to be shocked at the damage before advising the mermaid to use the new Je l'aime product. Filled with exaggerated expressions and humorous moments, this CM is set to capture

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  • [Goo Ranking] Most Beautiful Johnny's Talents

    April 27, 2014 @ 9:38 pm

    Goo Ranking recently published its survey of 1047 monitors on who they think is most deserving of the title of the "beautiful-faced" Johnny's talents.The survey was divided into two categories: Under 25, and Between 25-35.For the "Under 25" category, Hey!Say!JUMP's Yamada Ryosuke took the top spot, followed by Kis-My-Ft2's Tamamori Yuta, while NYC's Nakayama Yuma took home third place.For the "Between 25-35" category, actor and V6 member Okad

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  • Arashi's Matsumoto Jun and Inoue Mao photographed together at late night dinner

    April 25, 2014 @ 8:12 am

    FRIDAY, one of Japan's best known outlets for sensational journalism, has photographed one of the industry's best-loved (and most shipped) on-screen couple - actress Inoue Mao (27) and Arashi's Matsumoto Jun (30).The two met on set as the main characters of the 2005 hit drama "Hana Yori Dango" and have been close since, resulting in speculations of dating between the two from fans and press alike. There was also rumors when the two were found w

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  • Matsumoto Jun and Ueno Juri's 'Hidamari no Kanojo' takes over Oricon DVD & BD Charts

    April 24, 2014 @ 1:18 pm

    The DVD and Blu-ray for the movie "Hidamari no Kanojo" which premiered last October starring Arashi's Matsumoto Jun and Ueno Juri were both released on April 16, 2014. On the Oricon weekly charts for 4/28, the movie topped both the DVD and Blu-ray disc rankings. DVD "Hidamari no Kanojo DVD Memorial Edition First Press Limited Edition" sold 16,000 copies in the first week, while the Blu-ray version sold 17,000 copies in the first week, comple

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  • 'Shitsuren Chocolatier' press conference with Matsumoto Jun, Ishihara Satomi & Co.

    January 9, 2014 @ 3:14 pm

    The cast of the upcoming Fuji TV drama 'Shitsuren Chocolatier' attended a press conference on January 9. 'Shitsuren Chocolatier' is a romantic comedy about the struggles of a young man who becomes a chocolatier in order to impress the girl and now married woman that he loves.Arashi's Matsumoto Jun plays the chocolatier and actress Ishihara Satomi the married woman. He commented on her role, "She is such a devilish woman and I thought that there i

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  • Ishihara Satomi to be the heroine for Matsumoto Jun's new 'Getsu 9' drama

    November 24, 2013 @ 5:28 pm

    It was revealed that actress Ishihara Satomi has been chosen to be the heroine for "Shitsuren Chocolatier", Fuji TV's next "Getsu 9" drama starring Arashi member Matsumoto Jun. As previously reported, it isa live-action drama adaptation ofMizushiro Setona's popular manga of the same name.=====The protagonist "Koyurugi Sota" (Matsumoto) is a student at a confectionary school. He has been in love with a girl one year older than him, named "Saeko

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  • 'Shitsuren Chocolatier' to get a live-action drama adaptation starring Matsumoto Jun

    November 5, 2013 @ 3:17 am

    Arashi member Matsumoto Jun will star in Fuji TV's next 'Getsu 9' drama "Shitsuren Chocolatier" which will begin airing in January. This will be the third time that Matsumoto is starring in a 'Getsu 9' drama after "Natsu no Koi wa Nijiiro ni Kagayaku" (2010) and "Lucky Seven"(2012). "Shitsuren Chocolatier" is a live-action drama adaptation of Mizushiro Setona's popular manga of the same name, which was awarded the '36th Kodansha Manga Award' (Sh

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  • Japan Box Office Report 10/12~10/13

    October 17, 2013 @ 2:22 am

    Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart October 12/13 01 (00) Hidamari no Kanojo (Weeks: 01) 02 (01) Soshite Chichi ni Naru (Weeks: 03) 03 (02) Shazai no Ousama (Weeks: 03) 04 (03) Despicable Me 2 (Weeks: 04) 05 (00) Oshin (Weeks: 01) 06 (04) ATARU THE FIRST LOVE & THE LAST KILL (Weeks: 05) 07 (05) Kaze Tachinu (Weeks: 13) 08 (06)

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