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    Monday April 16, 2012
  • Jin Akanishi's Role in "GTO" Drama Dropped as Further Punishment

    Akanishi was to star in Fuji TV's remake, which starts in July

    Johnny's Wrath strikes again! Jin Akanishi was to star in Fuji TV's new GTO drama, but his role in the production has been dropped as further punishment. Read on for more.

  • Monday April 9, 2012
  • Oscar Winner Atticus Ross to Score Keanu Reeves' Samurai Epic "47 Ronin"

    Samurai epic currently in post-production for November release

    Atticus Ross, producer/programmer for four Nine Inch Nails albums, and partner with the band's Trent Reznor on the soundtracks of The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo and Oscar-winning The Social Network, has signed on to score the new Hollywood adaptation of the classic samurai revenge story 47 Ronin. More after the jump.

  • Wednesday February 8, 2012
  • Jin Akanishi to Marry Meisa Kuroki! Baby on the Way

    Sorry folks, they're off the market...

    Japan is currently reeling from this morning's news that J-pop sensation Jin Akanishi is set to marry superstar actress/singer Meisa Kuroki and…she’s two months pregnant! More details after the jump! UPDATE: Japanese news is now reporting that the pair married on Feb. 2.

  • Tuesday January 3, 2012
  • Jin Akanishi Concert to be Live-Streamed at LA's Grammy Museum

    Fan appreciation event to be streamed January 6th

    Idol/singer/songwriter Jin Akanishi is back in Japan and will be holding an exclusive fan appreciation event to celebrate his new music and to thank his fans. This “LIVE from Yokohama” event will be presented via live stream at Los Angeles' Grammy Museum. More after the jump.

  • Tuesday November 29, 2011
  • The First "47 Ronin" Photos with Keanu Reeves, Jin Akanishi

    I solemnly swear I will not make any Matrix, Bill & Ted, or Sad Keanu jokes

    It's a phrase that strikes fear in the heart of foreign film fans: "Hollywood remake."  But never fear, photos of the upcoming 47 Ronin have been released, showing leading men Jin Akanishi and... Keanu Reeves?  Whoa.  Head past the jump to get an early look at Hollywood's take on the famous 47 disgraced warriors!

  • Wednesday November 9, 2011
  • Jin Akanishi's "Test Drive" Tops US iTunes Chart

    Idol Makes His #1 Dance Album Debut in the States

    Following its release on November 8th, idol/singer/songriter Jin Akanishi's all English single, "Test Drive featuring Jason Derulo," took the top position on the US iTunes digital music store's Dance chart. The release also placed 15th in overall album sales for its debut.  More after the jump.

  • Tuesday November 8, 2011
  • JIN AKANISHI Celebrates Single Release with Fan Conference, Meet & Greet in LA

    Join Jin Akanishi and KIIS FM On-Air Personality, Jesse Lozano, at The Beverly Center as they celebrate the release of Jin’s U.S. Single, “Test Drive featuring Jason Derulo,” along with his biggest fans

  • Monday October 10, 2011
  • JIN AKANISHI Debuts Highly Anticipated U.S. Single

    Multi-talented Japanese music artist, JIN AKANISHI, is crossing over to the U.S. with energetic pop single, “Test Drive featuring Jason Derulo”