Japan entertainment news

Noriyuki Makihara denies possessing stimulant drugs

Police also retrieved a glass smoking pipe from his residence

5 days ago

Singer Noriyuki Makihara accused of possessing stimulant drugs

Police found 0.083 grams of stimulant drugs at his Minato Ward residence in 2018

5 days ago

Erika Sawajiri apologizes ‘for hurting many people’ following drug-related conviction

Sawajiri wrote, ‘I believe that the only way for me to make amends is to work hard for rehabilitation’

2 weeks ago

Erika Sawajiri handed suspended prison term for possessing Ecstasy, LSD

On Thursday morning, 915 people lined up to try for one of the 19 available seats in the courtroom

2 weeks ago

Erika Sawajiri admits to possession of Ecstasy, LSD at trial opening

Erika Sawajiri said, 'In the future, I will live a life that does not include illegal drugs'

2 weeks ago

Coronavirus epidemic sends shivers through Japan’s red-light districts

'Maybe it is necessary to consider measures to protect adult establishments and their employees'

3 weeks ago

Idols appear at Yokohama festival to eradicate crime

Police said, 'We want to continue our efforts to convey information regarding security to as many people as possible'

3 weeks ago

Yakuza film star Joe Shishido dies at 86

Joe Shishido appeared in 170 films for studio Nikkatsu

4 weeks ago

Ex-AV actress Junna Kanae enlists at Tokyo ‘delivery health’ service

Kanae's preferred type of man is a 'gentleman who can play sports'

2 months ago