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Thursday, May 29, 2014

Juri Ueno(上野樹里) Fulfilling Her Mom's Dying Wish To Become A Sucessful Actress


TBS drama series "アリスの棘(Alice no Toge)" (Translated to: Alice’s Thorn) has a respectable audience rating of 14.2 so far. The show features the talented actress Juri Ueno(上野樹里) (27), who is starring in her first drama series in over 3 years. The heroine is a rookie doctor who lost her father at the age of 14. The story revolves around her seeking revenge and exposing the people who were responsible for her father's death. In fact, Ueno has something in common with the character she plays in the drama series. She too lost her beloved mother at the age of 14.

Minako Komukai(小向美奈子) Slims Down For Her New Work In AV


Currently active AV actress Minako Komukai(小向美奈子) attended the awards contest for the Japanese adult videos "AVOPEN2014" announcement event that took place in Tokyo on May 27th, 2014.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Hey! Say! JUMP's Yuto Nakajima(中島裕翔) To Challenge First-Ever Water Polo Drama In His First Starring Role

It has been revealed on May 26th, 2014 that Hey! Say! JUMP's Yuto Nakajima(中島裕翔) (20) will be starring in his first drama series "Suikyu Yankees(水球ヤンキース) (Water Polo Yankees)" on Fuji TV starting on July 2014.

Yukino(雪乃) To Release New Mini-album "A -ace-(A -エース-)"


Singer Yukino(雪乃)'s single "RanTiKi" was chosen as the opening theme song for TV anime "Bakumatsu Gijinden Roman(幕末義人伝 浪漫)". Then she followed it up with a well received first full album "VOCALIZE" last year. After about a year has passed, she is readied to release a new mini-album titled "A -ace-(A -エース-)" on June 18, 2014.

Monday, May 26, 2014

AKB's Rina Kawaei(川栄李奈) And Anna Iriyama(入山杏奈) Discharged From Hospital With Towels Covering Their Arms

AKB's Rina Kawaei(川栄李奈) And Anna Iriyama(入山杏奈) were discharged from Morioka's Iwate Prefecture advanced critical care center on May 26th, 2014 at 6:00 PM. The two were injured in the handshake event held in Iwate Prefecture on May 25th, 2014 after they were attacked by a 24 years old unemployed man that is now being charged with attempted murder.

Kei Yasuda(保田圭) Worries Over AKB Attack Incident: It Must Have Been Tramatic

Former Morning Musume(モーニング娘。) member Kei Yasuda(保田圭) (33) attended the presentation event for Comoace(コモエース)'s new product "Medicinal Scalp Care series(薬用スカルプケアシリーズ)" on May 25th, 2014. During the event, she expressed concern over the members who were slashed by a man with a saw during the handshake event. She spoke about the event from her own experience as a former idol, "The members who witnessed the event are going have psychological trauma and think it may happen to them in the future."

Satomi Sato(佐藤聡美) Reveals Info For Her First 1st Mini Album "☆ (star)"


Voice actress Satomi Sato(佐藤聡美) is set to release her 1st mini album "☆ (star)" on June 18th, 2014. The cover art and the contents for the album were revealed.

Sunday, May 25, 2014

AKB's Rina Kawaei(川栄李奈) And Anna Iriyama(入山杏奈) Injured, 24 Years Old Unemployed Man Arrested

One male staff and two members of AKB48 were slashed by a 24 years old unemployed man with a hand saw at a handshake event held in Iwate industrial culture center on May 25th, 2014 at 16:55.

AKB48's Yuko Oshima(大島優子) Appeared In School Uniform For Her Last Handshaking Event

Yuko Oshima(大島優子) was at Tokyo Big Sight convention center for her last handshake event as member of AKB48 yesterday on May 24, 2014.

Johnny's West(ジャニーズWEST) Member Ryusei Fujii(藤井流星) To Star His First Drama Series "Again!!(アゲイン!!)"


Boy band Johnny's West(ジャニーズWEST) made their major debut on April 23rd, 2014. It has been decided that Ryusei Fujii(藤井流星) will be starring his first drama series as Kinichiro Imamura(今村金一郎) in a new late night drama on MBS.TBS called "Again!!(アゲイン!!)", which will be set to broadcast this coming July. The drama is based from a manga with the same name by manga artist Mitsurou Kubo(久保ミツロウ), who is known for the manga "Moteki(モテキ)".