Kanjani8‘s Yokoyama Yu will be the guest star for the final episode of “Boys on the Run” where fellow Kanjani8 member Maruyama Ryuhei plays the lead role. In the upcoming last episode this Friday, (Sept 7, 11:15PM JST), Yokoyama will play the role of a prison guard who will meet Tanishi (Maruyama) once he get imprisoned after a certain incident. A nostalgic will hit both of them.
Yokoyama shared that he is glad to join Maruyama for his drama’s final episode. “I’m very happy to see Maruyama so enthusiastic and so hooked with is character,” Yokoyama related. He also said that he is quite envious with Maru’s character, “the clumsy Maru can be quite addicting to watch, I’m glad that he found such a good role, and I’m very proud of him,” he added.
Boys on the Run follows the story of a 27 years-old toy’s salesman, no girlfriend since birth, and lives his life aimlessly. Until he met a female co-worker who doesn’t seem put-off with his porn hobby that made him resolves to change for the girl he loves.
“Boys on the Run” will air its final episode on Sept 7th (11:15Pm, JST); moreover, you can also catch Kanjani8 on Music Station (Sept 7th, 8:00PM, JST) where they will perform “Aoppana” that is used as Boys on the Run main theme.