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Interview with Johnny Yong Bosch!

Interview with Johnny Yong Bosch!


October may feel like ages ago already – but I was fortunate enough to catch a few minutes with American actor and voice actor Johnny Yong Bosch at the last MCM London Comic Con! Johnny’s first major acting role was as Adam Park, the second black Power Ranger in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, and the … Continue reading

Interview with the Producers of ‘Boys for Sale’

Interview with the Producers of ‘Boys for Sale’


You may recall that earlier this year I reviewed “Boys for Sale”, a very insightful documentary about Shinjuku’s urisen bars, where mostly straight Japanese boys have sex with men. I caught a screening at the Raindance Film Festival and it was both eye-opening and at times harrowing, and shines a light on one element of … Continue reading

Interview with Dan Green and Eric Stuart!

Interview with Dan Green and Eric Stuart!


A lot of people will remember watching Yu-Gi-Oh! on TV ten or so years ago but, for those of us who haven’t entirely grown up, there’s still a lot of hype around the series. It’s certainly considered a ‘nostalgic children’s anime’ in the same way that Pokemon and Sailor Moon are. MCM Comic Con has a … Continue reading

Interview with Morgan de Laporte

Interview with Morgan de Laporte


From 15 – 31 August, Sway Gallery will be hosting Daydreaming – a Japanese motion, a photography exhibition from French photographer Morgan de Laporte. I caught up with Morgan ahead of the exhibition’s opening to talk about the exhibition, photography and more. First things first, please introduce yourself. I’m a French photographer, I’ve been living … Continue reading

Interview with Danny Choo – video!

Interview with Danny Choo – video!


Last month I went to Hyper Japan, where I was lucky enough to interview one of their star guests Danny Choo one-on-one! You can listen to the interview on my Youtube channel, which I’m starting to add to more frequently so feel free to subscribe! Danny was born in the UK to Chinese Malaysian parents … Continue reading

Interview with Fumiaki Miura

Interview with Fumiaki Miura


Last month I blogged that the Avex Recital Series is coming to Wigmore Hall this summer, which is a great chance for you to see some young Japanese musical talent on stage in London. I caught up with Japanese violinist Fumiaki Miura who will be performing on TODAY (Saturday 17 June at 1pm). You can … Continue reading

Interview with Daishin Kashimoto

Interview with Daishin Kashimoto


I recently blogged that the Avex Recital Series is coming to Wigmore Hall this summer, which is a great chance for you to see some young Japanese musical talent on stage in London. I’m pleased to bring to you an interview with violinist Daishin Kashimoto, who will be performing on Saturday 22 July at 1pm. … Continue reading

Interview with Zia Rahim of Japan Nakama

Interview with Zia Rahim of Japan Nakama


This week, I caught up with Zia Rahim of Japan Nakama to talk about the Japan Nakama app, London’s Japanese community and all things Japan! First things first, please introduce yourself. Well, I’m Zia Rahim, the founder (CEO) of Japan Nakama, but originally people know me as a rebel or a person who doesn’t like … Continue reading