Matsuda Shota And Akimoto Kozue Are Married

Matsuda Shota and Akimoto Kozue are married

It's been reported that actor Matsuda Shota (32) and model Akimoto Kozue (30) have gotten married.

The two met through a mutual acquaintance and started dating in 2014. Matsuda is the son of actor Matsuda Yusaku and Akimoto is the daughter of former yokozuna Chiyonofuji Mitsugu making them a "second generation couple." 

Early Akb48 Members Celebrate Akimoto Yasushi's 57th Birthday

Early AKB48 members celebrate Akimoto Yasushi's 57th birthdayThe early members of AKB48 recently celebrated general producer Akimoto Yasushi's 57th birthday.
On May 18, former member Maeda Atsuko updated her Twitter with a photo of Akimoto holding a birthday cake while being surrounded by Maeda, Takahashi Minami, Kojima Haruna, Minegishi Minami, and Shinoda Mariko.

Akimoto Sayaka Shows Off Her Belly Button Piercing

Akimoto Sayaka shows off her belly button piercingFormer AKB48 member Akimoto Sayaka posted a photo onto Instagram.
Akimoto wrote on the daring photo, "In the middle of a calendar shoot." In the photo, she is seen wearing a black jacket over her naked body. Fans responded to the photo with comments such as, "Nice body" and "Too cool!"

Akimoto Sayaka Makes Her 1st Public Appearance After Graduation Announcement

Akimoto Sayaka makes her 1st public appearance after graduation announcementAkimoto Sayaka attended a presentation event for ANA and AKB48’s joint project.

This marked Akimoto’s first public appearance after announcing her graduation on April 7th. She talked about her goals saying, “First of all, as an actress from AKB48, I feel like I can contribute to AKB48. They say to pile up experience and see hardships, but I want to challenge various fields while utilizing the experiences I have gained through AKB48.”

Akb48 Akimoto Sayaka Announces Her Graduation

AKB48 Akimoto Sayaka announces her graduationAKB48 member Akimoto Sayaka announced, on her official blog, that she would not participate in upcoming Senbatsu general election and that she would graduate from the group.

"The Senbatsu General Election. Today is the deadline to run as a candidate for the general election.