Actor of the Day: Suzuki Hiroki

Suzuki Hiroki is a versatile, popular actor that seems to often play characters with a bit of a berserk switch–something that’s at odds with his sweet, caring personality. Called ‘mom’ during the Yowamushi Pedal productions, Suzuki Hiroki is a fan favorite, and for a good reason! He’s a wealth of talent, and an incredible hard-worker…

touken ranbu the musical

Touken Ranbu the Musical Review!

Or: “I have never felt so catered to in my entire life and I don’t know who to hug: the musical.” Yesterday, me, my wife Gali, Jess, and LenLen made the trek from Harajuku Station over to the Aiia Theater Tokyo for Touken Ranbu: The Musical Trial Performance. Here’s a rundown of what we found….

Actor of the Day: Shirota Yu

One of the most universally-beloved, unequivocally talented, charismatic, handsome 2.5d actors with impressive cross-cultural appeal, Shirota Yu is responsible for more than one anime on stage fan (and member of staff) falling in love with Japanese stage plays. Whether you know him from live-action dramas, D-Boys, movies, or anime stage plays, or even from his…

How to Introduce Someone to Stage Plays

When it comes to anime fans, some of them can be extremely stubborn or picky. Some fans only want to watch anime but refuse to read the manga, some fans refuse to watch or read anything out of a specific genre category. While there’s not necessarily anything wrong with this, it can sometimes be a…

Actor of the Day: Hashimoto Taito

Today’s actor of the day is Hashimoto Taito. Let’s take a look into his career! Known famously to many fans in Kamen Rider OOOs and as Fuji Shuusuke in Tenimyu, he’s a versatile actor that steals the show with his interesting look and ‘crazy eyes.’ Blog: TIGHTRIZM Known to many of his fans just as…

Actor of the Day: Baba Ryoma

Today’s actor of the day is the quite unusually talented Baba Ryoma! Baba Ryoma has only been in the acting scene since 2008 but he has been able to make quite a mark in such a short amount of time. Let’s check out some of his highlighted roles! Instagram: ryoma_baba Blog: Baba Ryoma Official Blog…

Kaminaga Keisuke

Actor of the Day: Kaminaga Keisuke

Kaminaga Keisuke, the fresh-faced actor from Ibaraki Prefecture, is a cutie that can’t be missed. Perhaps most famous for playing Yukimura Seiichi in Tenimyu’s second season, he has a personality that shines through in all of his acting roles, and is an adorable tsukkomi dork to boot! Nickname: Kamicchi Twitter: @KaminagaKeisuke Blog: 神永圭佑オフィシャルブログ Kamicchi was…

Actor of the Day: Kimeru

Today’s actor of the day is the well-known Kimeru! Let’s take a look at his career! Prolific enough to withstand the test of time, Kimeru keeps coming back to well-known stage plays and stunning the audience. He has always had a shockingly powerful, booming voice for his frame, and has made a career out of…