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Yuko Takeuchi 40 Star of The Ring and Miss Sherlock Passes Away

Yuko Takeuchi, 40, Star of The Ring and Miss Sherlock, Passes Away

No suicide note was found.[caption id="attachment_1272068" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Yuko Takeuchi and Shihori Kanjiya in "Miss Sherlock", HBO Asia[/caption]Her passing comes eight months after she gave birth to her son with Nakabayashi, whom she married in 2019 She has another 14-year-old son with kabuki and film actor Shido Nakamura II, whom she divorced in 2008.Takeuchi was[...]

New Horror Anthology Series Folklore Coming to HBO Streaming Platforms

New Horror Anthology Series 'Folklore' Coming to HBO Streaming Platforms

HBO is bringing its original horror series Folklore from HBO Asia over to the US on February 1st The six-part series aired from October through November on HBO Asia last year, and will be streamable on HBO GO, HBO NOW, and on HBO OnDemand The episodes take place across Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, and[...]

HBO Asias Miss Sherlock Starring Two Women Finally Premiering

HBO Asia's Miss Sherlock Starring Two Women Finally Premiering

HBO Asia and Hulu Japan are premiering Miss Sherlock on Friday, April 27th, and it will star Yuko Takeuchi and Shihori Kanjiya as the equivalent of Sherlock and Dr Watson While not the first time Dr Watson has been portrayed by an Asian person (Lucy Liu in CBS's Elementary) this is definitely the first time both protagonists are being played[...]

Best of HBO International Showcases Six Series for U.S. Audiences

'Best of HBO International" Showcases Six Series for U.S. Audiences

This ruins his career, family relations, and entraps him in a following mystery. From HBO Asia: Taiwan’s The Teenage Psychic; and fantasy drama Halfworlds from Indonesia and Thailand:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NbHSA3lN8ms Xiao Zhen is a 16-year-old teenager with psychic abilities Although she is told that it is her destiny, Xiao Zhen does not believe her powers truly help others and[...]