J-actress Asina Sei and Veteran Actor Fujiki Takashi Commit Suicide in Same Week, Third Cast Member of Bloody Monday after Miura Haruma’s Passing Two Months Ago

At this point, I suggest J-ent send bodyguards and mental health professionals over to keep Sato Takeru and Matsushige Yutaka safe because three stars who have worked in the J-dorama Bloody Monday are joined together in a terrible coincidence of taking their own lives. In the past week, two more cast members from that 2008 dorama have passed away, both from suicide the same as male lead Miura Haruma. Supporting actress Asina Sei killed herself on September 14th at 36 years old and now veteran Fujiki Takashi was found to have committed suicide on September 20th at the age of 80. I’m sure it’s all just the worst kind of coincidence but the sad news keeps coming and I feel so hopeless and helpless when I hear of a suicide. Rest of peace to these two J-stars and my condolences to their family and friends.

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Koala Discusses Two Decades Worth of Notable J-doramas

Some of my all-time fave dramas are Japanese doramas. I’ve been watching J-doramas since the early 90s, when I was a wee lass (okay, not so wee, but definitely still a lass), and following this bandwagon has been a bumpy … Continue reading