Takei Emi

JENESYS 2.0: How to be a Japanese Cultural Ambassador?

As a goodwill ambassador appointed for JENESYS 2.0 last September 2013, I was tasked to spread Japanese culture in my own country through my very own ways. As soon as I found out that the Japan embassy in the Philippines is looking for candidates for JENESYS 2.0, I immediately sent out my application. I presented…

Love a Good Mystery? Check Out This Japanese Drama With Matsuzaka Tori!

Well-known Japanese actor Matsuzaka Tori (松坂桃李) hits our screens again, this time as the star of the mystery drama entitled Shikaku Tantei Higurashi Tabito (視覚探偵日暮旅人), translated to Virtual Detective Tabito Higurashi in English. Get ready to see the actor play the part of investigator Higurashi Tabito who is tempting to unriddle his convoluted past. The…

Love Arashi? One of Their Members is Going to Star in This New J-Drama!

Arashi (嵐) is a popular idol group of singers under Johnny’s Entertainment. Did you know that one of their members, Aiba Masaki (相葉雅紀), is set to star in a primetime drama on Fuji TV (フジテレビ) this spring 2017? This drama will also serve as a celebration of Fuji TV’s 30th year anniversary of Getsu9 (月9).…

Fan of Takei Emi? Your Favorite Actress is Working on 2 New Dramas!

Are you a fan of Japanese actresses? Have you encountered Takei Emi (武井咲) in watching Japanese dramas and films? You may be familiar with her since she starred in the popular live-action adaptation of Rurouni Kenshin. Takei Emi just recently starred in the film called Terra Formars. This time, she’s back to the small screen…

Check Out Terra Formars New Teaser and Poster!

As what I have reported before, a live-action film was planned for the popular manga ‘Terra Formars”. Filming started last August in Iceland. Takashi Miike (Crows Zero, Thirteen Assassins, Ai to Makoto, As the God’s Will) is directing the movie version and it is based on the hit manga with the same title by Kenichi…

Meet Emi Takei: One of the “it” girls in Japan!

Emi Takei (武井咲) is an actress managed by Oscar Promotion, the same artist management where known Japanese actresses like Ryoko Yonekura (The Cherry Orchard, 35-sai no Koukousei, Doctor-X) and Ueto Aya (Azumi, Yoshitsune, Attention Please, Thermae Romae) are part of. Before ultimately becoming one of the most popular actresses of Oscar Promotion, Takei-san won the…