Why Torigoe Yuki is the Best Naruko There Will Ever Be

In February 2012 the anime and manga Yowamushi Pedal got its own stage play. At the time 20-year-old Torigoe Yuki (or Toripiyo, as he’s known to his fans) was cast to play the flashy red head of the series, Naruko Shoukichi. This was the role that made his stage career take off. Today, at 25…

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Actor of the Day: Torigoe Yuki

Today’s actor of the day is Torigoe Yuki! He was born in Osaka, Japan on March 31st, 1991. Known mostly for his role as Naruko Shoukichi in the Yowamushi Pedal stages, Toripiyo, as he is known by his friends and fans, has become quite popular in the Anime on Stage scene! Nickname: Toripiyo Blog: Torigoe…

4 Baby-faced Stage Actors Who Are Way Too Adorable

When it comes to Japanese stage actors, it seems like everyone has a favorite. Everyone has that one actor that they think is so handsome and so perfect that they would sell their soul for just to be able to see in person for a few brief minutes. On the flip side, everyone also has…