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by HPriest
Nov 18th, '13, 21:32
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Ratings] 2014 Winter
Replies: 187
Views: 89264

You can check here if you want.
by HPriest
Nov 18th, '09, 20:44
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kitagawa Keiko
Replies: 825
Views: 418601

It's only a dorama SP and it will air in January on TBS. :scratch:
by HPriest
Nov 17th, '09, 22:32
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kitagawa Keiko
Replies: 825
Views: 418601

Kitagawa becomes a deaf hostess in the upcoming season. :) Dorama adaption of the best-seller "Hitsudan Hostess" written by and about Saito Rie who lost her ability to hear at the age of 1 and eventually ended up as the most popular hostess in Ginza thanks to her charm and unique way of communicatin...
by HPriest
Apr 27th, '09, 01:12
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Ueto Aya
Replies: 914
Views: 255752

kuro570 wrote:I'm still waiting for an album to come out. >.<
Album release is July 8th and the first press edition comes with a DVD and a photo book, if I remember it right. Most Japanese shops already started accepting pre-orders on Friday.

Only a bit more than 2 months to go... ^^
by HPriest
Apr 23rd, '09, 09:22
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] LIAR GAME (All Seasons)
Replies: 937
Views: 302865

Heyho! Today Fuji TV announced a Liar Game Movie and a 2nd season for the dorama! http://jyoyu.blogspot.com/2009/04/liar-game-movie-2nd-season-and-mobile.html Can't wait.. :cheers: :O:O:O:O!!!! I'm too excited for this! Is there a time frame anywhere, like when they'll start filming..etc? Unfortuna...
by HPriest
Apr 22nd, '09, 22:34
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] LIAR GAME (All Seasons)
Replies: 937
Views: 302865

Heyho!

Today Fuji TV announced a Liar Game Movie and a 2nd season for the dorama!

http://jyoyu.blogspot.com/2009/04/liar- ... obile.html

Can't wait.. :cheers:
by HPriest
Apr 15th, '09, 01:32
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Nagasawa Masami
Replies: 220
Views: 125502

Looks like she's Nino's girl now http://www.shufu.co.jp/magazine/woman/ Oh cute, they bring up the rumor from 2 years ago again, only because of something he said on TV recently. And they say they have been together for 5 years..!? Masami would have been 15/16 around then.. It was a stupid rumor 2 ...
by HPriest
Mar 28th, '09, 19:17
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Toda Erika
Replies: 631
Views: 288375

I already had the announcement at the end of February..
I'm not going to translate background infos from each of the official websites like I do at my Horikita Maki fansite, if that's what you were asking for.
by HPriest
Mar 28th, '09, 14:35
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Toda Erika
Replies: 631
Views: 288375

^ She'll be in "BOSS"

Picture from preview:
by HPriest
Mar 17th, '09, 14:10
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Atashinchi no Danshi (Horikita Maki)
Replies: 635
Views: 222770

no, fun.. the last 3-4 cast members were known for a while already..
anyway, updated details on pori-chan~

Yay, Maki gets her own pet-geek.. :P
I'm glad that Tsuruno Takeshi got that role and not just some minor role.

:salut:
by HPriest
Mar 15th, '09, 13:19
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Atashinchi no Danshi (Horikita Maki)
Replies: 635
Views: 222770

So, who do we have here.. His name is Ookura Masaru and he's 22 years old. He's a very charismatic, good-looking and popular fashion model. However, that's just the face he puts on for his job. In reality he isn't as cool and more of a very indecisive man, but the thing is that this isn't much more ...
by HPriest
Mar 14th, '09, 19:20
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Atashinchi no Danshi (Horikita Maki)
Replies: 635
Views: 222770

Yes, he says that he's the 4th son.
In his blog he states that today (15th) the embargo for this news is over, which led my to my speculation in my previous post. Let's just hope he didn't miss a line that states a certain time frame and that FujiTV doesn't take it too seriously.

:whistling:
by HPriest
Mar 14th, '09, 19:02
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Atashinchi no Danshi (Horikita Maki)
Replies: 635
Views: 222770

Omg, how stupid of Fuji TV.
They've probably only prohibited them not to say anything before the day of their relevation, but they didn't give them a time. That means he was allowed to update anytime after midnight.. lol
by HPriest
Mar 14th, '09, 17:09
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Atashinchi no Danshi (Horikita Maki)
Replies: 635
Views: 222770

So actually he doesn't live in their residence anymore? I'm guessing something happens to bring him back. Maybe Maki's character asks him back? The death of the man who adopted him. I guess she will meet all 6 of them right after the funeral, but after that they'll go back to their ordinary lives (...
by HPriest
Mar 14th, '09, 15:09
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Atashinchi no Danshi (Horikita Maki)
Replies: 635
Views: 222770

His character is called Ookura Shou (or Sho, if you like that one better). Shou is 25 years old host and he's constantly the number 1 in the establishment he works in. He had a tough past, grew up in orphanage until 10 and was very grateful for his adoption. However, something happened when he was 1...
by HPriest
Mar 13th, '09, 16:27
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kitagawa Keiko
Replies: 825
Views: 418601

She really is a girl with a wide variety of interests, huh? I started to notice this now that I'm translating his blog.. Last time it was art and European history.. Now it's baseball and comments on Japan's loss against S.Korea in the WBC... And it's always been fashion in all kinds.. Definitely an ...
by HPriest
Mar 13th, '09, 12:29
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Atashinchi no Danshi (Horikita Maki)
Replies: 635
Views: 222770

Translated the description at www.pori-chan.com :salut: He's also a "hard outside, soft inside" character like the eldest son, but a bit more extreme. Takeru is a cheerful, idiotic, old-fashioned yankee who is part of a biker gang and often in trouble. Along with that he's a show-off and often gets ...
by HPriest
Mar 12th, '09, 13:13
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Atashinchi no Danshi (Horikita Maki)
Replies: 635
Views: 222770

Translated his character description at pori-chan.com :salut: A tasteless and reticent 30-years-old womanizer who seems to live a carefree life without a job.. He's harsh towards Mineta, but that's only his way to protect her from becoming the same. Looks like it will be a more quiet character who w...
by HPriest
Mar 6th, '09, 22:42
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: JDrama '09 April - June [Info + Links]
Replies: 7
Views: 13142

Fuji TV Tuesday 9pm dorama with Horikita Maki is called "Atashinchi no Danshi" . Officially it's still "temporary", but that's what they do every season.. official site: http://wwwz.fujitv.co.jp/atashinchi/index.html English translated introduction (parts of it): http://www.pori-chan.com/index.php?t...
by HPriest
Feb 28th, '09, 20:13
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kitagawa Keiko
Replies: 825
Views: 418601

*sneaks in the topic*

I translated her most recent blog entry:
http://jyoyu.blogspot.com/
(or direct: http://jyoyu.blogspot.com/2009/03/kitag ... 02-27.html)

:whistling:

*sneaks out*

:P
by HPriest
Feb 27th, '09, 16:33
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Ueto Aya
Replies: 914
Views: 255752

Eh? :|

I'm just gave infos about her most recent activities..
A PR event to introduce a new CM for the drink "OronaminC" by Otsuka Pharm. took place today (yesterday, Japan time).

CM = "commercial", if that was your problem. :P
by HPriest
Feb 27th, '09, 16:24
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Ueto Aya
Replies: 914
Views: 255752

any news of her latest activities??? is she no 2 on the list already??? New OronaminC CM, this time with ex-badminton duo Ogushio. Her previous OronaminC CM was with singer Thelma Aoyama. It's going to air on March 28 and there was a PR event today: http://img17.imageshack.us/img17/9437/ayah001.th....
by HPriest
Feb 17th, '09, 02:40
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kuroki Meisa
Replies: 60
Views: 37968

Her debut album is coming on April 8th. It's called "Iji no Warui Onna, Majo (hellcat)" ( "Spiteful Woman, Witch (hellcat)" ). There are plans for a real debut single as well (since the last one wasn't really available on CD), but no details yet. Her song "Bad Girl" from CrowsZero2 has been released...
by HPriest
Feb 17th, '09, 01:40
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Ueto Aya
Replies: 914
Views: 255752

There isn't. vol.01 doesn't always mean that there have to be a vol.02 etc :P It could either just be for the sake of having a cool title or they originally really had the intention of making more volumes (and still will release one someday..!?). Anyway, vol.01 is the only one of its kind. You can a...
by HPriest
Feb 16th, '09, 19:33
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Ueto Aya
Replies: 914
Views: 255752

^
^

It's kinda like an off-shot IV that features her private moments during and between filming, gravure modeling etc. Was released in February, 2003.
by HPriest
Feb 15th, '09, 21:55
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Ueto Aya
Replies: 914
Views: 255752

Ueto Aya is going to be in the getsu9 dorama of Fuji TV in the spring season. She'll appear alongside Nakai Masahiro who has been casted for the leading role. Satou Ryuuta will also be in there. It's about a man in his 30s who can't seem to get married. Title not yet decided, though. http://jyoyu.bl...
by HPriest
Jan 1st, '09, 00:09
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Stream Japanese TV on your computer with KeyHoleTV
Replies: 995
Views: 762574

Karate-ka wrote:
xaphirezst wrote:TVU player?
doesnt broadcast Japanese channel anymore...
apparently it does, but it's only NHK atm (labeled as Fuji TV)
(it's the same people who streamed all 4 channels back then)
by HPriest
Dec 30th, '08, 12:52
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (12/28/08) - Watashitachi no Kyoukasho
Replies: 12
Views: 8363

It still says "Hito ni Yasashiku / Be Nice to People" instead of "Watashitachi no Kyoukasho" in the little info up on the torrents page. Just pointing it out... ^^
by HPriest
Nov 25th, '08, 12:31
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

12.6% .. the first increase in ratings.
It could have been higher, but hopefully it's a good sign for the last episodes to come.
by HPriest
Nov 18th, '08, 11:07
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

Episode 5 has 11.7% just like the 4th.
Forgot to write it last night.
by HPriest
Nov 13th, '08, 15:54
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

I translated a rather pessimistic article about Innocent Love on ww.pori-chan.com If you follow discussions on 2ch or other Japanese boards, then you should already know it anyway. With the current ratings it's on a very steady course towards becoming the worst getsu9 dorama of all times! (ratings w...
by HPriest
Nov 11th, '08, 01:09
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

If you took the time to look at the progress page for Querbeet you would have seen that they are about to release softsubs. They'll release hardsubs first. That's why ep01 softsubs release is on "pending." Just so that nobody keeps on pressing F5 here on the board in the hope to find the softsubs a...
by HPriest
Nov 5th, '08, 11:47
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

Narimiya Hiroki started his own blog on November 1st.. dunno if that's old news.

http://ameblo.jp/h-narimiya/
by HPriest
Nov 4th, '08, 01:35
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

Episode 03: 13.1% The fall has stopped. If it doesn't get too boring, then upcoming episodes should stay around the same level. With some more surprising twists later on, there's still a possibility that the ratings suddenly boost up again as well. However, it's still the worst start of a getsu 9 do...
by HPriest
Oct 28th, '08, 19:48
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

In some news it was mentioned that the 2nd half will be better once everything is settled, but that sounded more like hope rather than a fact. I think that the story will be misleading us until the half and then gets more interesting once we get some really surprising new fact. So far it hasn't real...
by HPriest
Oct 28th, '08, 00:22
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

13.3% for 2nd episode. :-(
by HPriest
Oct 23rd, '08, 12:48
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

so...no one knows who killed kanon and jun's parents yet. kanon thinks that her older bro is innocent though. i have a feeling that jun really did kill his parents. but why? we'll have to wait and see. there's something weird going on between kanon and jun. my guess is that kanon and jun are not bl...
by HPriest
Oct 22nd, '08, 20:11
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

About the opening, if I hadn't seen Last Friends first I would have liked it more, but the fact that its almost an exact replica of the Last friends opening makes me wish the producers had come up with something more original... At least they didn't use a red band.. I seriously feared that they wou...
by HPriest
Oct 21st, '08, 13:31
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

The preview of episode 02 taken from the official website. It usually is free of major spoilers (judging from the preview of the first episode), but it still can't avoid to spoil some things..whether they are important or not. Only read it, if you really want to know a bit more about the next episod...
by HPriest
Oct 21st, '08, 01:01
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

It's hard to tell yet. There are too many open questions and some irritating things that have to be cleared throughout the next episodes. However, it's a typical slow story with some some elements you'd expect from the Innocent Love staff. It won't be liked by everyone and it doesn't help that Yuuji...
by HPriest
Oct 21st, '08, 00:44
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

16.9% 21:00-22:09 CX* [新]イノセント・ラヴ As expected.. it was only the cast who appealed to the people, not the story. Now it depends on the story of how much the ratings will drop for the 2nd episode. For most the story doesn't seem too bad, but not really good either. Yuujin's acting is a joke for the m...
by HPriest
Oct 20th, '08, 23:15
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

So.. it aired a while ago.. it had a nice slow paced feeling to it. There is still a lot of room for character development, but what can you expect from a first episode. The characters all seem to harmonize with each other (in general, I mean). Each of the characters have something deep inside their...
by HPriest
Oct 6th, '08, 14:34
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

Yay, they won at Waratte Iitomo :D
Maki did a good job at the Jan Ken Finale :D
by HPriest
Oct 3rd, '08, 23:44
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

New cast details and episode 01 "spoilers":
http://www.pori-chan.com/index.php?topic=166.0
by HPriest
Sep 29th, '08, 01:59
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

Nice one Sano-kun! :D
It really fits the pace of the CM, but after all the producer said that this song inspired him for Innocent Love.. so it's no surprise I guess. ^^
It's an unexpected move.. to recycle some 7 year old song..
by HPriest
Sep 23rd, '08, 09:13
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

Nomanymore wrote:^ But i read on tokyograph that YUZU will sing theme song for "Salaryman Kintaro" ^^
Oh right, now that you say it... hm..
I doubt Fuji TV will let somebody unknown do the music for their getsu 9 dorama.. we will see
by HPriest
Sep 22nd, '08, 23:46
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

Maybe Maki will sing? Her debut.. :blink ..just kidding
..Yuzu might as well provide an original song for the drama..
Or it will be some other big artist and we will be completely surprised..
by HPriest
Sep 22nd, '08, 22:38
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

Today it has been announced that Nakashima Mika herself will have a role in the TBS dorama "Ryusei no Kizuna", her new song "ORION" will be used as a background song for the same dorama!

With that the chances of it becoming the theme song for Innocent Love basically became zero.

Source: Sports Hochi
by HPriest
Sep 17th, '08, 22:35
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

Fresh from the news Even Yamada Yuu was surprised! Shintarou with short hair http://www.hip-university.net/moo/albums/userpics/10001/thumb_shin1.jpg http://www.hip-university.net/moo/albums/userpics/10001/thumb_shin2.jpg http://www.hip-university.net/moo/albums/userpics/10001/thumb_shin3.jpg http://...
by HPriest
Sep 17th, '08, 12:27
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

Innocent Love will start on October 20! Mihara Iona revealed this on her blog in an entry on Monday this week. Now who is that woman? Apparently she's an actress who will play the role of the mother. She only has like two scenes in the first episode. http://img227.imageshack.us/img227/5417/100927824...
by HPriest
Sep 17th, '08, 00:28
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

Posted that some hours ago on pori-chan.com http://img128.imageshack.us/img128/9831/cc2ls4.th.jpg Character Infos: Akiyama Kanon (Horikita Maki): - Works as a cleaner ("clean staff"). - A bright, cheerful and kind character. - Doesn't show her hard past to other people. Nagasaki Jun'ya (Kitagawa Yuu...
by HPriest
Aug 26th, '08, 12:36
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

I'm kinda glad it isn't Pi, but I have no idea how Kitagawa is going to be.
The producer trusts him, so we should do that too.. I guess.
:-)
by HPriest
Aug 26th, '08, 12:10
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

A detailed description of the roles and the producer's reason for the cast at www.pori-chan.com :cheers:
by HPriest
Aug 26th, '08, 00:26
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

Maki's whole haters club seems to be on the loose at 2ch. :D
When people start calling her balloonfish, you know that the topic is lost. :roll
Still kinda amusing to read all the anit-Maki post.. *cough*
by HPriest
Aug 25th, '08, 23:48
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Innocent Love - Horikita Maki (Fall 2008)
Replies: 591
Views: 166165

put a translation of that sanspo article on pori-chan.com ..well most of it.
Japanese people (at least on 2ch) aren't really happy with that cast.

:-(