Super Evolution Stage “Digimon Adventure tri. ~The Adventure on August 1st~” Cast Announcement

[Performance Schedule] Tokyo: August 5th – August 13th, 2017 [Theatre] Tokyo: Zepp Blue Theater Roppongi [Cast] Matsumoto Gaku as Yagami Taichi (Tai Kamiya) Hashimoto Shōhei as Ishida Yamato (Matt Ishida) Kamimura Kaisei as Izumi Kōshirō (Izzy Izumi) Komatsu Junya as Kido Jō (Joe Kido) Nomiya Kenta as Takaishi Takeru (T.K. Takaishi) Morita Suzuka as Takenouchi…

Kubota Hidetoshi

Actor of the Day: Kubota Hidetoshi

Today’s actor is Kubota Hidetoshi (久保田秀敏)! This is a man who had to make the decision to drastically change his career path not long after graduating from a technical college. After graduating college in Fukuoka, he moved to Tokyo for work. Not long after, he found himself making the switch due to a difference between…

Harashima Motohisa

Actor of the Day: Harashima Motohisa

Today’s actor is Harashima Motohisa (原嶋元久). In 2006, young Harashima Motohisa acted in the relatively unknown film Boku wa Kono Oka de, Kimi wo Aishitai. Like most young actors with an active school life, Harashima went back to normal life for the next five years. Then, he made himself known by bagging the role of…

Sailor Moon musical: Bishōjo Senshi Sailor Moon -Le Mouvement Final- Cast Announcement

[Performance Schedule]  Tokyo: September 8th – September 18th, 2017 Aichi: September 23rd – September 24th, 2017 Osaka: September 29th – October 1st, 2017 [Theatre]  Tokyo: AiiA 2.5 Theater Tokyo Aichi: Ai Plaza Toyohashi Osaka: Umeda Arts Theater [Cast] Nomoto Hotaru as Sailor Moon/Tsukino Usagi Takeuchi Yume as Sailor Mercury/Mizuno Ami Kobayashi Karen as Sailor Mars/Hino…

Your Lie in April (Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso) Cast Announcement

[Performance Schedule] Tokyo: August 24th – September 3rd, 2017 Osaka: September 7th – September 10th, 2017 [Theatre] Tokyo: AiiA 2.5 Theater Tokyo Osaka: Umeda Arts Theater [Cast] Anzai Shintarō as Arima Kōsei Matsunaga Arisa as Miyazono Kaori Kawauchi Misato as Sawabe Tsubaki Wada Masanari as Watari Ryōta Yamashita Haruka as Igawa Emi Yokoi Shōjirō as…

Actor of the Day: Imai Tsunemitsu

Today’s actor is Imai Tsunemitsu (今井恒允). Other than being the substitute Yuujiro Kai in Tenimyu who only got to spend a brief time with the company when the main actor fell ill, Imai is a relatively unknown actor. This is mainly due to his “retirement” from acting in major productions. After 2010, he enrolled into…

Matsuzaki Yutaka

Actor of the Day: Matsuzaki Yutaka

Today’s actor of the day is Matsuzaki Yutaka (松崎裕)! Born in the Tokyo region in 1978, this actor became well-known internationally as The Prince of Tennis musicals’ first Tanishi Kei. Although he made his acting debut through drama, he’s more often seen on stage and in films since his role as Tanishi Kei. After his…

Saito Yasuka

Actor of the Day: Saito Yasuka

Today’s actor of the day is Saito Yasuka (齋藤ヤスカ)! He began his career as a model in 2003. In 2005, he made his acting debut in Hana Yori Dango. Later on, he was cast as a supporting rival character in The Prince of Tennis movie and Hirakoba Rin in the first season of The Prince…

Yokota Ryugi

Actor of the Day: Yokota Ryugi

Today’s Actor of the Day is Yokota Ryugi! Born in Kawauchi village, Fukushima, Ryuji started his career by receiving the Jury Special Award in the 25th Junon Super Boy Contest. He was soon a regular to Japan’s TV programs. Within the next few years, he starred in Udagawachou de Mattete yo (2015)  as the cross-dressing…

Spi

Actor of the Day: Spi

Today’s Actor of the Day is Spi, also known as William Worthington Spearman IV. While relatively unknown to the internet, due to having minimal presence, Spi is an actor whose life is inundated in musical theatre. According to the first blog entry, Spi’s father was part of the theatre department in Yokohama U.S. military base…