Masaharu Fukuyama to star in Galileo sequel

Japanese pop star Masaharu Fukuyama will reprise his role in the sequel for hit drama series Galileo (2007).

Japanese drama Galileo

Fukuyama played a weird but intelligent professor who helped to solve crime cases using scientific methods. His 2007 co-star Kou Shibasaki will not play the major role (but expected to make some cameos), actress Yuriko Yoshitaka will play the female lead as a rookie detective instead.

Japanese celebrities with wonderful smile

Actor Satoshi Tsumabuki and actress Aoi Miyazaki topped an Oricon poll of celebrities with wonderful smile. Top 10 below:

Japanese actor Satoshi Tsumabuki Japanese actress Aoi Miyazaki

Men – 1. Satoshi Tsumabuki – 2. Teppei Koike – 3. Masaharu Fukuyama – 4. Yusuke Kamiji – 5. Hiroshi Tamaki – 6. Ryo Ishikawa – 7. Hiro Mizushima – 8. Ryuta Sato – 9. Takuya Kimura – 10. Sanma Akashiya

Women – 1. Aoi Miyazaki – 2. Aya Ueto – 3. Becky – 4. Yui Aragaki – 5. Masami Nagasawa – 6. Saki Aibu – 7. Haruka Ayase – 8. Yukie Nakama – 9. Yu Aoi – 10. Suzanne