In mid-September, a tall beautiful woman in a brown autumn dress was seen in an underground parking lot in Toyosu (Koto-ku). It was actress Anne (35). She was attending a preview of the completion of the much talked about movie “CUBE: Once You’re In, You’re Out,” which will be released in October.
Last year, Anzu was in the midst of a series of turmoil, including her divorce from actor Masahiro Higashide (33) and a lawsuit with her own mother. This year, however, she is said to be on the verge of a second breakthrough.
“In the divorce case, she prioritized her children’s future and was generous in not asking for alimony from Higashide, who had an affair with her. Many female fans admire the way she balances her work with raising her three children as a single mother, and she is well received by sponsors. In fact, the commercials in which Ms. Anne appears are those that would not be used if they did not have a high level of support from women, such as “Mitsukan” and “Shiseido.
Her first appearance in a drama series in two years, “Sinking Japan: A Man of Hope” (TBS), is scheduled to start in October.
She is also scheduled to start “Sinking Japan: A Man of Hope” (TBS) in October. Last year, when she was in the middle of the crisis, she saved her work for movies and dramas that required long hours. This year, when she announced to her contacts that she was restarting her acting career, she was inundated with offers to work in video productions. It is said that she has already landed a leading role.
This year marks the 20th anniversary of Anzu’s career in the entertainment industry. This year marks her 20th anniversary in the entertainment industry, and we look forward to seeing her deepen her acting.
From “FRIDAY” October 15, 2021 issue
Photo by： Yuri Adachi