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Post by Yorokobi » Jul 8th, '07, 08:43

This guy is such a great actor! I loved him in HYD and he was super awsome in Liar game and I only just found out that he is in Jotei too yay cant wait to see that when it somes out next week!!!

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Post by eyesonly » Jul 8th, '07, 09:05

He is a genius guy in Liar game.this series made me crazy him.
and like Yorokobi comment I can't wait to see Shota in Jotei too.


:salut: Dramas Blog!! :salut:
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Post by Yorokobi » Jul 8th, '07, 09:22

Ive been trying to find out about a movie he is in Waruboro. When did it come out?

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Post by T-chan » Jul 8th, '07, 09:32

nonconformist86 wrote:hi you guys! here are some from Men's Popolo Spring 2007 with Shota in the cover.

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credits: boys_paper@livejournal / winkychan@livejournal

enjoy! :D
Ooooh! Thank you, thank you, thank you for the pics!!! I lurv them!

Coming with a few pics of my own today. Nothing much, but a few screencaps from Regatta. It's just... He looks so cjoote there!
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Oh, and I also want to reccomend "A cheerful gang turns the earth", which Shota stars in. The movie itself is a bit weird, but it is really funny too! ^__^
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Post by Moondy » Jul 10th, '07, 04:40

Ar_Yue wrote:He's has more lines in this seasons HYD. Plus he's more matured LOL

Shame that he's dating Erika Sawarjiri (can't spell)

Really? :D
I want to see that :p

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Post by eyesonly » Jul 10th, '07, 04:59

from Waruboro 2007 http://www.waruboro.jp/

:salut: Dramas Blog!! :salut:

Shota Fighting!!!! :cheers: :cheers:
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Post by Moondy » Jul 10th, '07, 20:40

I'm wondering if we can have it...
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Post by Yorokobi » Jul 11th, '07, 12:01

does anyone know if I can find liar game streaming anywhere?

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Post by cherryaddict » Jul 11th, '07, 21:39

eyesonly: BAAAAAAAAAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA....*fall from chair*
gosh this sooo funny...these pix...ahahahahahah...*wipes tears*
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Post by Moondy » Jul 12th, '07, 18:45

he is not very handsome in skirt :crazy:

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Post by sakura_rin » Jul 13th, '07, 14:59

I love him!! :wub: :wub:

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Post by iLUVdram@ » Jul 13th, '07, 19:59

Definitively shota :wub: :wub: :wub: is sooooooo awesoommmmmmmmmmmmmme I LOVE HIM LOL :wub: :wub: :wub: :wub:

This pix is from LIAR GAME isn't it? he looks very nice Thank you! :salut: :salut:
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Post by iLUVdram@ » Jul 14th, '07, 03:23

yatta!!! this is from the meeting between Jotei cast and Press.
Shota-kun is so :wub: cute :wub: I really like his new hair styling
Here the articles in Japanese ====>http://mantanweb.mainichi.co.jp/web/200 ... _1184.html
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Post by nophankh » Jul 14th, '07, 05:11

These pics are hilarious. Shota looks like he doesn't even want to be there. He didn't even crack a smile. He just looks really annoyed. Haha.

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Post by Nomanymore » Jul 14th, '07, 05:23

^ He always behaves that way, his character is weird, akak oh well it's him. But he's hot & his acting pwns, that's all what counts ;)

Btw, anyone can change the title? It's Shota not Shoto...

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Post by YamapisWifey » Jul 14th, '07, 06:22

lol yeah i noticed the name thing too xDxD

he always acts like that, always. has that look on his face like he's not excited or doesn't care. ah remember that one waratte iitomo drama sp? xD him and toda erika were like whatever hahah.
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Post by cherryaddict » Jul 14th, '07, 18:37

nophankh wrote:These pics are hilarious. Shota looks like he doesn't even want to be there. He didn't even crack a smile. He just looks really annoyed. Haha.
LOL ..... sooo True, poor guy..
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Post by iLUVdram@ » Jul 14th, '07, 18:46

LOoooooooL :D
:scratch: I think he act like that because he is a very shy person!! :whistling:
by the way, a new drama with shota-kun is aired I made these screencap . It is from 1st episode

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So cute isn't it?

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Post by qnhu » Jul 14th, '07, 19:08

Cute but not really cool... don't know, I love him, but this scene is half as hot as that one in LIAR GAME when he sits on his bed and phoning, hehe.
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Post by iLUVdram@ » Jul 14th, '07, 20:05

yeah same thing! Good for me He he LOL

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Post by YamapisWifey » Jul 14th, '07, 22:57

iLUVdram@ - ooh thanks for the caps,

gonna dl that drama. wow he looks so yakuza ^_^ is that what this drama is about? i haven't had time to read synposis for this season's drama list ><
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Post by iLUVdram@ » Jul 14th, '07, 23:25

Oh you're welcome!!

You can fin more screen cap made by other fan at this link. http://community.livejournal.com/matsud ... tml#cutid1

Anyway, the drama is about a young girl who lost all his hopes in human being when rich and influent people betray her. Her mother died she want to take revenge but need power and money for that. Then her unique aim is to become the queen of hostesses in Club Elegance where she worked since she left her town. Matsuda shota is a yakuza she met, who likes her and will protect her in the future.

I saw the 1st episode and I can say that Matsuda Shota is a very good actor. Another caracter and he plays it very well!!

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Post by Yorokobi » Jul 15th, '07, 03:03

I watched this episode too man it was cool.
However I got the feeling the whole way through that it was moving really really fast.
Do not read this spoiler if you dont want to know what happens in the first episode!
So much happens in the first episode, she gets bullied, almost raped twiceish, her mum dies, she becomes a hostess (well sortof), mets a guy, falls for him, finds out hes not who he says he is, kisses him, makes him change his mind and a whole lots more! It might just be me but I felt it was almost too much for one episode.

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Post by CcROAWR » Jul 15th, '07, 07:21

ohh pretty gold pirate earrings! xD

anyone heard of something called 'Waruboro'?

it features Shota and Shirota Yuu

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Post by Yorokobi » Jul 15th, '07, 07:31

CcROAWR wrote:ohh pretty gold pirate earrings! xD

anyone heard of something called 'Waruboro'?

it features Shota and Shirota Yuu
He looks so good in those earings!
I really wanna see the Waruboro movie!

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Post by iLUVdram@ » Jul 15th, '07, 11:44

Yorokobi
I liked your spoil ah ah Very clear Excellent synospis!!
CcROAWR
Waruboro the next shota's movie is for the 8th september. A romance between Shota-kun(high school gang member, kind of bad boy LOL) and Yui Aragaki (very nice and innocent girl).
here some pics from official website http://www.waruboro.jp/

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And in the end the trailer on Youtube
www.youtube.com/watch?v=rYd8WfHAYM8

Enjoy!! :whistling:

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Post by qnhu » Jul 15th, '07, 12:02

^ This is some interesting role, I wanna watch Shota in. At least, he's trying to play a lot of different characters. Shows that he's a brilliant actor.
On the other hand we have Oguri Shun - I really like him, but he isn't very versatile^^°
Can't wait to see Waruboro :)
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Shota : 16th Japan Movie Critics Awards Winner

Post by iLUVdram@ » Jul 15th, '07, 12:20

Yeah!! yah!! I don' know but perhaps you don't hear about his last award

I find this on Tokyograph! Congratulations Shota-kun!!

From tokyograph on Tue, April 3, 2007 (4:04pm)

The 16th Japan Movie Critics Awards were held on March 27, and the full list of winners has finally been released online.


:whistling: Shota Matsuda ("A Long Walk") received Best New Actor. :whistling:

Eiji Okuda won Best Director for his "A Long Walk."
(Link to the movie official website: http://eiga.com/official/nagaisanpo/)
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The full list of winner can be seen at links below.
Link to the article : http://www.tokyograph.com/news/id-828
Link to the list of winners : http://forums.tokyograph.com/showthread.php?t=851

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Post by qnhu » Jul 15th, '07, 12:33

Nope, I already know.
But thanks a bunch for posting, I totally forgot thinking that it's no "news", hehe.
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Post by iLUVdram@ » Jul 15th, '07, 12:45

hehe!! You're welcome!! I really want to watch this movie one day!! Do you already?

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Post by qnhu » Jul 15th, '07, 13:16

No, I haven't seen it yet but I will after finishing "A Cheerful Gang Turns the World" :)
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Post by iLUVdram@ » Jul 15th, '07, 14:04

[b]qnhu[/b] wrote:No, I haven't seen it yet but I will after finishing "A Cheerful Gang Turns the World" :)
Cheerful gang!! Yeah I already watched too! He is so cute in it. And i like how he :whistling:
took all the money at the end for protecting some animals
:whistling: ....so funny...LOL Happily I found a link on pinku-upload or some sites like.

Anyway, do you have the movie nagai sanpo DVD? You say after "Cheerful" you will watch it! Where do you find it?

Ja mata né!!

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Post by BonnY » Aug 4th, '07, 16:53

when is his new movie to be released

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Post by iLUVdram@ » Aug 4th, '07, 19:01

BonnY wrote:when is his new movie to be released
The movie WARUBORO? At 8th of September!! :salut:

here the last stuff about it on youtube. The song theme by The Cro magnons. I like the song but the singers are too ugly! :cry: I tried to notice only the parts of the movie inserted.



Anyway, I also made some screencap of shota in Jotei 4. Let me share it! :wub: :wub: Kawaiiii!!! :wub: :wub:


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Post by qnhu » Aug 5th, '07, 08:00

Shota looks HOT although I don't really like this hair. Gonna catch with Jotei. I haven't watch one episode full yet, haha.
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Post by aggiel » Aug 7th, '07, 11:24

that girl that stars in jotei with him, she's cuter in 'a cheerful gang turns the earth' i had no idea she was the girl in the coffee love shop whatever it was.. that movie's actually pretty cool. a bit confusing but then shota's in it so who cares! hahaha. the music in it reminded me of ocean's 11

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Post by iLUVdram@ » Aug 7th, '07, 11:39

Oh, it's true!! She was in this movie too! I didn't notice her!! maybe because that i was watching this just for shota!! LOL

I really like the song theme too. It's a new single by namusica , Kanata. I hope someone will share the single!

So to everyone, please share the single ....if you got it!!

Hontoni Arigato!!

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Post by iLUVdram@ » Aug 7th, '07, 21:12

For matsuda shota fans only!!

Scan from BOON MAGAZINE May 2007 Issue!! So racy! Make me laugh!

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Post by iLUVdram@ » Aug 19th, '07, 20:50

here the link to his complete filmography! DDL to movies, drama, ost and other stuffs!

Enjoy!!
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:wub: ====> http://arimi-uploads.livejournal.com/13961.html :wub:
:wub: Matsuda Shota French Website and SubTeam :thumleft: ===> http://mskissa.over-blog.fr/ :thumright:
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Post by aggiel » Aug 20th, '07, 07:16

niice!!

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Post by neknek » Aug 24th, '07, 22:59

woot! shota is my fave f4 in hyd.. hihi..
his english accent in a video clip that i randomly saw was.. *drools*

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Post by iLUVdram@ » Sep 3rd, '07, 23:17

A scan , I'm not sure but maybe from October issue of this magazine.
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Anyway, and this is the link to trailer ans teasers and also interview with shota for the waruboro movie

http://www.veoh.com/series/waruboro

Also pictures about waruboro
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Others pics are here http://www.casimages.com/galerie.php?id=7344h9068
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Post by Yorokobi » Sep 3rd, '07, 23:59

yay waruboro comes out this saturday (and HERO as well!) i can't wait to go an see it!!! (even if i will hardly be able to understand it)
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Post by iLUVdram@ » Sep 4th, '07, 06:36

Yorokobi wrote:yay waruboro comes out this saturday (and HERO as well!) i can't wait to go an see it!!! (even if i will hardly be able to understand it)
:D I can't wait too :wub:
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Post by Chihir0 » Sep 5th, '07, 00:47

Thank you to everyone for the wonderful images of Matsuda Shota~
His acting skills are superb and he's just so hot! He should be get more recognition for his talent and hotness! ;]

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Post by lilswtangel » Sep 5th, '07, 05:56

Shota-chan just keeps getting hotter and hotter in every role he takes on~!

but he's definitely hottest as "Date Naoto" especially with his hair slicked back.
"Although I won't make love to your body, I will make love to your heart..."
~ Date Naoto (Matsuda Shota) as said to Tachibana Ayaka (Kato Rosa)
- "Jotei" Episode 1
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Post by DramaholicxD » Sep 10th, '07, 05:23

OMG i love him in Jotei and Liar Game!! :wub: :w00t: he needs to be in more dramas!
oh yeah i liked that part in HYD too.. where he went up to Makino's friend's BF. hehe.
but i started liking him when i saw him in Liar Game... any other drama that's good and he's in it? :D
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happy birthday shota!!!

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Today is the 22nd birthday for Matsuda Shota!! Eh Eh guys I can't forget it :whistling:
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:cheers: Shota-kun, O TANJOUBI OMEDETOU :cheers:
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Post by Yorokobi » Sep 10th, '07, 13:12

really i didnt know
im sorry shouta
HAPPY BIRTHDAY
誕生日おめでとう!
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Post by yentafo » Sep 11th, '07, 15:59

Happy Birthday ,Shota

:wub: :cheers: :D :lol :w00t: :mrgreen: :party:

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Matsuda Shota New French website and team

Post by iLUVdram@ » Sep 11th, '07, 22:01

Do you know what is Matsuda shota 22nd birthday gift??? :wub:

:cheers: A new website and a new team focused only on shota-kun!! :cheers: IN FRENCH. :cheers:

Good news for french speaker fans isn't it? :whistling:

News, videos, streaming ost, photos, dramas and interviews vostfr, translations and more and more stuffs. :D

Please, enjoy them at http://mskissa.over-blog.fr
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Yoroshiku onegaishimasu!!
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Matsuda Shota in " Ryu ga Gotoku Kenzan!"

Post by iLUVdram@ » Sep 20th, '07, 17:45

Great news!!! Shota in a new play station 3 game for spring 2008 called Ryu ga Gotoku Kenzan!

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The website http://ryu-ga-gotoku.com/


An article about the game, thank you google! :whistling:
The most "pre" prequel ever is coming to the PS3.
by Anoop Gantayat (IGN)


September 17, 2007 - If you'd told us that Sega would be continuing its Yakuza series with a third game on the PlayStation 3, we wouldn't have been too surprised. While the game was a big flop internationally, in Japan, the first two have combined for over a million sales on the PS2.

Now if you'd told us that the third game would actually be a prequel set 400 years in the past, we'd have looked around for a giant cone (or bench, or car) with which to smash you over the head (in case you haven't played Yakuza before, and few of you did, this is a typical scene in the game's battle system).

Officially titled Ryu ga Gotoku Kenzan! in Japan, this PlayStation 3 adventure takes Sega's adult-oriented franchise back to 1605. Gone are the neon signs of Tokyo and Osaka, now replaced by the neon signs of an Edo Period Kyoto.

The game begins in the enclosed town of Gion, where girls use their bodies for money, and men use their money to buy dreams (that description is translated directly from a Famitsu article on the game... please don't write). Unlike the first two games, which were set in fictional towns designed to look like real places, Gion is a real historical part of Kyoto that was known for its geisha girls.

The story begins when main character Kazumanosuke Kiryu, a bodyguard who will take on any job if the price is right, is approached by a young girl named Haruka. She asks Kiryu to kill Musashi Miyamoto. Musashi Miyamoto is actually Kiryu's past self, and the name he goes by when outside of Gion. This, incidentally, is the same historical Musashi Miyamoto who's regarded as one of the finest swordsmen.

If you're familiar with the Yakuza series, you'll recognize the Kiryu and Haruka names. The two characters may share the same name as the hero and heroine of the first two titles, and they may even share the same basic model design, but they seem to have no actual relation. Presumably, these are the names we'll see in future Yakuza titles as well.

As we've come to expect from the series, Sega has hooked up some serious talent to do the voices for Yakuza 3. The voices for Haruki and Kiryu haven't been revealed, but here's a sampling of the talent for a few of the other characters.

Kojiro Sasaki (voiced by Shouta Matsuda)
Nagayoshi Marume (Naoto Takenaka)
Itou, the bodyguard (Susumu Terajima)
The mysterious monk (Hiroki Matsukata)
Seijyurou Yoshioka (Masaya Kato)
Toji Gion (Takeshi Tsukamoto)

In Japan, these are some of the biggest personalities in television and movies. They'll be put to use this time for more than just their voices, as Sega is using face scan technology to make their in-game counterparts share some visual similarities.

Outside of an adult-oriented storyline, Yakuza 3 appears to bring back much of what made the original two games so special. In addition to exploring a living town, now with more detail than ever thanks to the update in hardware, you'll get to make use of an updated combat system. You can now select between four fighting styles: fists (the standard style from past titles), single blade, dual blade and broad sword. "Heat Action" special moves return, complete with dramatic camera angels.

One of the coolest parts of the first Yakuza games was how your character grew as you progressed through the game. Previously, you learned new fighting moves by consulting with a master. That remains in Yakuza 3, but now you can also learn moves just by witnessing key events. Kiryu will even learn special attacks by watching animals move -- for instance, a dog leaping up to fetch a bone.

Mini games and side quests also have their expected place in Yakuza 3. The game will feature over 100 sub quests, some possibly featuring historical figures. Mini games include shogi, dice and archery -- things you might expect from the Edo Period. Hostess clubs are back, giving you a chance to woo the ladies, although these scenes now take place in a seedy tatami room rather than a seedy bar.

Sega's NE Soft R&D Creative Officer Toshihiro Nagoshi, head producer of the Yakuza series, pointed out to Famitsu in a recent interview that the game doesn't have "3" in the title. That doesn't mean it's an offshoot. In fact, he says the game is being made to surpass Yakuza 2 in all areas, and that we'll slowly learn of the great scale as new information is unveiled.

The information should be forthcoming for this one. Although just announced, Yakuza 3 is already set for Japanese release this Spring, and will have a prominent presence in Sega's booth at the Tokyo Game Show.
Here the casting without the two main characters.

Kojiro Sasaki (Shota Matsuda)
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Nagayoshi Marume (Naoto Takenaka)
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Itou, the bodyguard (Susumu Terajima)
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The mysterious monk (Hiroki Matsukata)
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Seijyurou Yoshioka (Masaya Kato)
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Toji Gion (Takeshi Tsukamoto)
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FIGHT!! SHOTAAA POWAAAA!!!!
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Post by Kurai Chouwa » Sep 20th, '07, 21:52

I have to say he was brilliant in LIAR Game. Not only was it an amazing show, but he played his part so well, it was amaaaaziiinnngg! lol :P

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Post by Ar_Yue » Sep 21st, '07, 16:14

Man... it's been a while and I haven't seen Liar game or Jotei (TT__TT ) Stupid busy life!!!

Thanks iLUVdram@ for the news. WOW... that looks interesting!! :D Looking great as ever.

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Post by iLUVdram@ » Sep 21st, '07, 16:26

You're very welcome @Ar_Yue

Another news!! A new CM with Shota !! For a camera by SONY.

After Shiseido Maquillage with Ito Misaki, MENARD now it's the turn of SONY to work with Shota!!!! And we don't forget SEGA with his last Gama Yakuza 3. Shota Powaaaa!!!!

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Post by Ar_Yue » Sep 21st, '07, 17:35

Wah!! Sugoi! He's put on abit of weight which is good. Last time that I've seen him was in Hana yori dango 2.

WHAT!! SEGA as well :) Sweet!!! (>u< )

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Matsuda Sota in a NHK drama for 2008???

Post by iLUVdram@ » Oct 9th, '07, 14:34

From Japansese site! I used an online translator so I didn't exactly understand all.
将军家茂に松田翔太…大河「笃姫」キャスト追加発表



上から松坂庆子、堺雅人、松田翔太
 宫崎あおい(21)がNHK大河ドラマ史上最年少のヒロインを演じる「笃姫」(2008年放送)の新たな配役が9日、同局で発表された。

 笃姫は、萨摩・岛津家の分家に生まれながら、江戸幕府の第13代将军・徳川家定の正室となった女性。その家定は、04年大河「新选组!」で新选组総长、山南敬助役を好演した堺雅人(33)が演じる。もう一人のヒロイン、堀北真希(19)演じる和宫の夫、14代将军家茂役には故松田优作さんの二男、松田翔太(22)が抜擢された。

 さらに、老女・几岛を松坂庆子(55)、胜海舟を北大路欣也(64)、徳川斉昭を江守彻(63)といった手坚い阵容で脇を固めている。

 松坂は、「ファクスで老女の役をいただいたことを知らされたとき『年を取っている意味ではありません』と书かれていたのが、おかしかった。笃姫が立派なファーストレディになるため、がんばりたい」と意欲を示した。

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Post by marienella_m » Oct 9th, '07, 15:03

basically it says that:

Shota will be seen at the Taiga drama, Atsuhime this January 2008. he will play the role of Maki Horikita's husband..
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Post by iLUVdram@ » Oct 9th, '07, 15:09

Hontoni Arigato!!! You rock! Shoita powaaa!!

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Post by Ginoru » Oct 12th, '07, 23:20

Videogame? He is really following his father's footsteps!

Any news on the historical drama he has now?

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Post by TeAsEy0shi » Oct 12th, '07, 23:44

:sweat: I wasnt much of a fan of his till HYD, he wasnt as bad as i thought he was......
I like him better off with short hair than long like in Liar Game..... :D

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Post by iLUVdram@ » Oct 13th, '07, 01:41

So Shota will play in this prestigious taiga drama by NHK for 2008. Atsuhime

http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Atsu-hime

About NHK and taiga-drama
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Category:NHK_Taiga
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jidaigeki


Shota will play the maki's husband.

I found this in Maki's topic
Maki's character and Shouta's character had a short relationship that it was a happy one.
At first princess Kazu did not want to marry the shogun but I read that they grew fond of each other.
Although she married reluctantly, Princess Kazu is said to have had a happy marriage with Iemochi. Perhaps it was her feelings for him that prompted her to write a letter to Emperor Meiji pleading for the life of Yoshinobu during the Boshin War. In the Meiji period, Princess Kazu returned temporarily to Kyoto, but at the suggestion of Emperor Meiji, she lived in the mansion in Azabu ichibei-cho from 1874 for three years. Princess Kazu’s tomb and Iemochi’s are both in Zojo Temple.]
The casting
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The future shota hairstyling!! :whistling: I'm joking. But it's reallly possible.
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Post by TeAsEy0shi » Oct 13th, '07, 07:50

:shocked: ehh is that shun?? LOL never seen him like that before..... :whistling:

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Post by atskv9 » Oct 13th, '07, 07:52

TeAsEy0shi wrote::shocked: ehh is that shun?? LOL never seen him like that before..... :whistling:
I just thought the same thing! Is that him? I wonder from what drama/movie that pic is from...

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Post by TeAsEy0shi » Oct 13th, '07, 07:59

lol i cant imagine shota's hair would be like that :idea:

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Post by seirin » Oct 13th, '07, 08:03

atskv9 wrote:
TeAsEy0shi wrote::shocked: ehh is that shun?? LOL never seen him like that before..... :whistling:
I just thought the same thing! Is that him? I wonder from what drama/movie that pic is from...
It's from Sakuran movie. It's kind of rated R. Shun was only on screen for 5 seconds or something and he didn't have any lines. You can find it on crunchyroll.com. I think he shows up in the 3rd video. He's the flower guy.
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Post by atskv9 » Oct 13th, '07, 08:03

TeAsEy0shi wrote:lol i cant imagine shota's hair would be like that :idea:
well i think they would make him wear a wig lol

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Post by TeAsEy0shi » Oct 13th, '07, 08:04

HAHAHA thats a record for Shun, 5secs? He really does not like big roles does he.....

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Post by atskv9 » Oct 13th, '07, 08:09

TeAsEy0shi wrote:HAHAHA thats a record for Shun, 5secs? He really does not like big roles does he.....
I know Shun likes acting but I can imagine him producing and directing in the future since it seems like he's such a behind the scene kind of guy
anways since this is like shota thread, lol, i cant wait to see how shota does in atsuhime :-)

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Post by TeAsEy0shi » Oct 13th, '07, 08:13

lol i know i said i didnt like Shota but now im going to give him a try with Maki... :whistling:

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Post by atskv9 » Oct 13th, '07, 08:15

TeAsEy0shi wrote:lol i know i said i didnt like Shota but now im going to give him a try with Maki... :whistling:
I never really thought much of him in HYD until they started giving him some real parts to do in the drama at which point I started liking him. I'm still not sure about how this pairing will fair since it seems a bit random.

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Post by iLUVdram@ » Oct 13th, '07, 11:33

hello everyone !!

That's the problem some people have with shota. They only watched him in HYD where he didn't have an important role!! Impossible to judge him seriously ^^

Just try LIAR GAME or JOTEI and you will understand how talented is this guy!! That's certainly why NHK chose him for his Future taiga drama instead of some others guys with more years in dorama playing.

Anyway, I'm dying to wait and see his fisrt lead role in a movie. WARUBORO

But it's photos-time please!!

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Ah other important thing! SHOTA IN MEN'S NON-NO NOVEMBER ISSUE :wub:

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And if you don't know Men's non-no this is a small article about this prestigious magazine.
By Paul McInnes, Monday March 6, 2006

Men's Non-No is one of many fashion magazines aimed at fashion-conscious Japanese men. It is the bible of Japanese Men's fashion and leads the way with a comprehensive overview of new trends and styles for young men all around Japan. High school boys, students and twenty-something men head to book stores every month to get the lowdown on the latest designer, street wear and accessories in order to look the part when they strut their stuff in the super-cool streets of Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, Hiroshima and other major urban centres in Japan.

Men's Non-No is a serious fashion magazine and the attention to detail is startling. Often divided into sections from cool boutiques such as Lounge Lizard, Factotum, and Lad Musician to other more established global brands such as Raf Simons, Dior Homme and Paul Smith. Devoted to fashion, the majority of the magazine looks at style with a few minor pages devoted to lifestyle, music and football. It has a regular column written by style guru Hiroshi Fujiwara as well as giving a serious amount of space to bags, belts and other must have accessories.

A real plus of Men's Non-No is the street snap section. This gives photographs of fashion leaders in major cities in Japan as well as Europe. This means that you can see what is happening in your city now – the looks, trends and essential street wear for every month. The February 2006 edition had a great street snap world tour that looked at street style in London, Paris, Antwerp and Glasgow as well as Fukuoka, Sapporo, Sendai, Kyoto and other Japanese cities.

For stylish men living in Japan, Men's Non-No is an essential buy and makes British and American men's fashion magazines look amateurish. If you want to know what's going on in Japanese street style and what influences Europe and the US then get your hands on this monthly fashion gem and at 630 yen it's a real bargain!
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Post by TeAsEy0shi » Oct 13th, '07, 21:05

wow his hair is so loong, thanks for sharing...
His eyebrows makes him look animated.....

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Post by sahansah » Oct 13th, '07, 23:15

Shota has that devislish look LOL..his a good actor hope he has a successful career...here a couple of screenshots from HYD posted them on the Mao thread some time back for some reason might as well do it here...
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Yes you see people he can give us a Smile!
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Post by iLUVdram@ » Oct 14th, '07, 03:17

oh thanks for sharing! Shota has really changed or not?! :wub:

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