The One Where KAT-TUN Makes It WorldwideRunning Time:
29.0 MBDownload Links: MU
O P E N I N G ( 0 0 : 3 0 )
▪ Kimura Takuya's getsukuu co-stars revealed [ 1, 2, 3 ]
▪ ~Queen of Working Women~ Shinohara Ryoko is cast opposite Kimura Takuya!
▪ A taiwanese actress makes her J-drama debut.
▪ Matsuda Shota and Kitagawa Keiko round it up.
▪ The writer of this drama is the same one as Ninkyou Helper's.
▪ YES WE ARE ALL EXCITED.
N E W S ( 0 5 : 4 4 )
▪ Utaban changes to "The Music Hour" [ 1 ]
▪ It isn't being cancelled exactly. Just revamped.
▪ Nakai and ishibashi will both remain.
▪ Koichi succeeds in 700 performances [ 1 ]
▪ Wow...it really is...endless.
▪ There are still 100 more perfs left this year.
▪ Koichi's special skill: falling down long flights of stairs.
▪ Nino appears on CNNgo article [ 1, 2 ]
▪ Nino is apparently ~an actor~ who can ~act~ but is ~underrated~
▪ This article purports western esthetics should be standard all over the world.
▪ Demeaning article is demeaning.
▪ Nino's Gantz promo [ 1, 2 ]
▪ Why doesn't Nino look like he fits the image of "Kei-chan"?
▪ But promo looks really cool and intriguing...
▪ Sho on Ousama no Brunch, March 20 [ 1 ]
▪ Sho has a frog mask thingie on? Why? Blah, kinda lackluster.
▪ Sho, Jun, and Aiba on Tunnels Moji-Moji-kun SP, march 25 [ 1 ]
▪ This talk might downplay this show here a bit, but it is pretty hilar. Watch it for yourselves!
▪ 3 Arashi members challenge Tunnels to various games to get them to come to VS arashi.
Tackey & Tsubasa
▪ Takki on Haneru no Tobira, March 10 [ 1 ]
▪ The hosts are in drag. Nothing unusual.
▪ Takki likes cabaret clubs! Are JE boys permitted to admit that?
▪ Takki is a pimp.
NEWS | KANJANI 8
▪ Ryo's Chonmage Purin movie trailer [ 1, 2, 3 ]
▪ Peyton loves this; hear her rave.
▪ Hmm, it's produced by JStorm? Kinda like a home movie, lol.
▪ Despite not being a fan of sweets, Ryo does his best to do the cake deco, etc., himself. So devoted~
▪ Nakamaru wins "Best Newcomer" in Drama of the Year awards [ 1, 2 ]
▪ Yay, Nakamaru. Gratz on having the ugliest crying face ever.
▪ Jin's solo tour/KT-TUN's world tour (Kis-my-ft2 to join KT) [ 1, 2, , 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 ]
▪ LOL DRAMA BEEF WANK
▪ KAT-TUN IS GOING WORLDWIDE!
▪ Timing for Jin's US activities makes sense because it will be AniCon season!
▪ JIN TIX INFO. NO US DEBUT PLZKTHX.
▪ Kis-my-ft2 is sort of being branded to KAT-TUN.
▪ Hopefully, all this activity for KisMy means UPCOMING DEBUT
▪ Arioka Daiki to appear in Tensai wo tsukuru! Galileo Nouken. [ 1 ]
▪ Nakamaru usually appears in this show.
▪ Adding Arioka for shits and giggles...? lol
L E T T E R / Q U E S T I O N ( 4 8 : 5 2 )
▪ This week's question: What is your impression of Tackey & Tsubasa's VENUS PV?
▪ Listener responses from saraab87 and boxberg.
▪ Ooh, Tackey just turned 28! Happy birthday!
▪ tackey & Tsubasa brings the world together one salsa at a time.
▪ What's with all the comparisons to AVATAR...?
▪ Venus in its prime was the Japanese Macarena.
▪ Peyton's friends embarrass her by reenacting the PV in a school cafe in Japan. XD
▪ Lol, the lyrics have nothing to do witht he PV...?
▪ IMMA STAB YOU WITH MAH EYEZ
▪ Next week's question: What is your impression of TOKIO's Nagase Tomoya?
C L O S I N G ( 0 1 : 0 3 : 3 3 )
▪ littlealex clears up details about the JE/Hunan TV colab here.
▪ Thanks so much for your contributions!
Songs used in this week's podcast are from
Kondo Masahiko's MOTTO single.