Japanese singer and actor known to be a member from the pop music group Arashi. In 2013 he starred as the business lead personality, Hatano Takumi, in the film Last Wish. He began performing when he was thirteen and became a member of Arashi in 1999 when he was seventeen. He gained several honours for his film and tv function, including two for the 2010 film My Gal. He was associated with celebrity Mizukawa Asami. He includes a youthful sibling. He was an associate of Arashi along with Kazunari Ninomiya.