On Sept 24th, SMAP‘s Tsuyoshi Kusanagi attended the completion conference for his upcoming movie “Ninkyo Helper” in Tokyo. The said movie adaptation of the drama with the same title also stars Meisa Kuroki, who have just given birth to a baby girl, her 1st child to Kusanagi’s junior- Jin Akanishi. “I think they are very blessed, congratulations Meisa-chan,” Kusanagi said.
Kusanagi and Kuroki worked together for 2009 drama “Ninkyo Helper”. Kusanagi plays the lead role as the yakuza underling named Tsubasa Hikoichi while Kuroki plays a rival yakuza’s young head named Yomogi Riko. Both have reprise their role for the movie.
Joining them for the movie,are: Sakai Masaaki, Yasuda Narumi, Kaho, Kazama Shunsuke and Kagawa Teruyuki.
“Ninkyo Helper” will hit the theaters on Nov 17th.