Maki Horikita

Kamenashi Kazuya and Yamashita Tomohisa’s Tandem Is Back for a New Song and Drama!

It’s been 12 years since Nobuta wo Produce (野ブタ。をプロデュース) aired. It is a drama that centers around shy high school student, Nobuko Kotani (小谷信子), with her friends Shuji Kiritani (桐谷修二) and Akira Kusano (草野彰) who work together in their attempts to make Kotani more appealing and popular. The drama stars Horikita Maki (堀北真希), Kamenashi Kazuya…

Do You Like Hot Guys and Fun TV Shows? Check Out This Japanese Drama!

Are you interested in getting to know Japanese ikemen (good-looking men)? Would you be interested in a show where a girl disguises herself as a boy? Then the Japanese drama Hanazakari no Kimitachi e: Ikemen Paradise (花ざかりの君たちへ~イケメンパラダイス~), also known as Hana Kimi, might be for you! Hana Kimi is a Japanese drama produced by Fuji…

“Hana Kimi” Star Maki Horikita Retires from Her Acting Career

Well-known Japanese actress, Maki Horikita (堀北真希), has announced her retirement from her career in show business. She is 28 years old. Let’s find out why this successful young woman has decided to retire so early on in her career. Maki Horikita’s Career Born on 6 October 1988, Maki Horikita is the eldest child in her…

Horikita Maki and Her Career as an Award-Winning Japanese Actress

If you’re familiar with the Japanese drama series “Nobuta wo Produce,” “Hanazakari no Kimitachi e” (“Hana Kimi”), and “Kurosagi,” then you must be also familiar with its main actress, Horikita Maki (堀北真希). Horikita Maki is a talented Japanese actress. She was born on the 6th of October in 1988 and she’s the eldest among three…

Take a Closer Look at Japanese Women and Their ’Foxy’ Features

There is a fascination with foxes (kitsune) and raccoons (tanuki) in Japan. In fact, you probably already knew that if you watch anime or read manga as these animals appear in there often. The fascination towards these animals even extends to women desiring to have faces resembling foxes (kitsune gao) or raccoons (tanuki gao)! No…