Saturday, June 05, 2010

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Today Onwards

4th June 2010

Good evening~

It's collecting data today and now filming for a movie

I think it'll be a while more till it's my turn so for now I'll just wait in the car

Filming is already at its ending stage, so I'll do my best!!

Ah! Today onwards BeeTV's drama 'Beautiful Love ~Kimi ga Ireba~' is available for distribution (^^)

docomo users, do watch it.
I think you'd want to know what happens next ♪

I still have time, so I guess I'll watch a drama

Well then


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Wednesday, June 02, 2010

Oguri Shun
Sony Ericsson Mobile for Stormy Weather

2nd June 2010

On the 1st, actor Oguri Shun (27) attended the CM presentation for Sony Ericsson's new mobile series - Cybershot Keitai S003 and Bravia Phone S004. The phones are built to last even in a rainstorm, being waterproof is their appealing feature. During filming for the CM, 10 tonnes of water was heaped onto Oguri. He said, "For about 2 days after filming, my body was aching." He did not comment on his relationship with Yamada Yu (25) or news regarding Eita's (27) marriage.

The CM airs from the 21st onwards.

Watch the CM presentation here.


Oguri Shun, Dripping Wet

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Monday, May 31, 2010

Daito Shunsuke Hugs Fans at Photobook Event

31st May 2010

On the 30th, actor Daito Shunsuke (24) attended a press event at Tokyo's Fukuya Bookstore for the launch of his photobook 「COOL☆BOYS Daito Shunsuke」(Magazine House, 1300 yen).

The male artist photo series was a special compilation by woman's magazine anan. In the theme for 'Magazine Date', the challenge were taking sexy shower shots. At the event, the great service was giving fans a hug. While embracing him, a girl said "You smell good," full of emotions. "What do I do now!?" Daito exclaimed, as he turned red with embarrassment.

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Sunday, May 30, 2010

Fans' concerns regarding MatsuJun's long-awaited Getsu 9 Love Story

Arashi's Matsumoto Jun will play the lead role in Fuji TV's Getsu 9, 'Natsu no Koi wa Nijiiro ni Kagayaku' (Summer's Love Glitters Iridescent) this July. It has already attracted the attention of fans, as it's the first time an Arashi member will lead a Getsu 9 drama and it's a love story that many have been looking forward to.

Takeuchi Yuko is the drama's heroine. Matsumoto plays a second-generation actor who is riding on the coattails of his illustrious actor father. As an actor himself though, he fails miserably and appears more often in variety shows than scoring acting roles. He also has an argumentative nature and even nitpicks on the way girls he dates hold their chopsticks. Skydiving with a friend one day as a distraction to his problems, he loses control of his parachute and lands on a large tree near the beach. As he is stuck hanging, a beautiful older lady with a cheerful disposition played by Takeuchi happens to pass by and their love story begins.

According to the producer, the highlight of the series will be confrontations of "tsundere young man vs. genki lady", appropriate for a Getsu 9 romance time-slot. Matsumoto's last appearance in a romantic role was in 2007's Hana Yori Dango 2 (TBS).

MatsuJun won over many female fans through his character in Hana Yori Dango. However they were not drawn to his more recent dramas 'Smile' (TBS) and 'Bambino!' (NTV). This time too, his character is not the regular cool guy, but for now it's a warm welcome as it's a love story. Ever since 'Kimi wa Petto' (TBS), fans have been anticipating another drama where he falls in love with an older woman. A fan commented, "I'm really looking forward to it." A more ardent one said, "Right now it's already making me go dokidoki, next it'll be a nosebleed."

There are worries though, as even KimuTaku is having a hard time with current viewership ratings. While the first episode of 'Tsuki no Koibito' was an impressive 22%, it has gradually decreased, 19% for the second episode and 15% for the third. The storyline isn't fresh, and the appeal of the characters are diminishing - these are a few opinions that have arisen regarding the drama. Now it's not just about the cast anymore.

The general TV audience has become more selective about what they watch. No matter how popular the leading actor or actress is, if the story and premise aren't appealing, the series will not be successful. Based on this are reactions to MatsuJun's upcoming drama:

"He falls from a parachute and a beautiful lady happens to pass by??"
"It's a ridiculous title. Isn't it too long?"

It's this early and there are already voices of concern. The screenwriter is Omori Mika, who has worked with Fuji TV before (Fukigen na Jiin, Buzzer Beat). Even before its first broadcast, there are already obstacles she must overcome. Will Matsumoto be able to carry this drama through? It seems quite certain that much attention will be devoted to this series in July.


I just wanted to post a MaoxJun picture and gif :)
Just pair Mao and Jun up, ratings will definitely be high!!

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'Surely Someday' Poster and Site Update

29th May 2010

Four years of conceptual ideas, one year of production... it has taken five years for Oguri Shun to make his directorial debut in 'Surely Someday'. Oguri Shun shared his ideas with a scriptwriter, and a spark ignited as the 2 talented people were able to create a movie, a fusion of reality and fantasy.

The movie is helmed by Koide Keisuke. As Oguri was involved in the casting process, he was able to bring a wonderful troop of cast and staff together. Overflowing with action, suspense and surprise, with all his might Director Oguri has created a spectacle for youth entertainment!

Now the new poster has been released and the official movie site has also been updated!
'Surely Someday' can also be followed through their twitter updates, fans will always be in the know of the movie's latest developments.

Surely Someday official site
Surely Someday official twitter


Looks awesome!!

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