A Twitter account owned by Suntory Beer has twitted a tweet introducing new commercial message starring Kiko Mizuhara and many comments have been posted against the tweet. Some are blaming Suntory Beer for using Kiko Mizuhara as a brand ambassador, and others are to condemn those hate comments against Suntory Beer and Kiko Mizuhara as a discrimination. It caused fierce controversy in Japan.
A TV show “Maji Gachi Ranking” broadcast in AbemaTV introduced the most influential Japanese Instagramer among teens on September 13, 2017.
NHK, Japanese national TV broadcasting company, skipped to broadcast their original TV drama series “Hiyokko” to report about North Korea’s missile launch.
Japanese famous actress Saki Takei got married with TAKAHIRO, a member of a boy band EXILE, on September 1 2017. At the same time, she also revealed her pregnancy. Some medias reported that some companies, which have contract to use her as a brand ambassador, is going to charge a penalty against her.
A video on-demand service Netflix and Japanese TV station Fuji Television Network have announced that popular TV series Ainori will be rebooted and shown from October 28, 2017.
Kei Nishikori has ended his 2017 season due to his injury of wrist tendon on August 16. His fans were so disappointed not only his cut short but his girl friend Ako Mizuki‘s behaviors.