Mere months ago, SMAP member Tsuyoshi Kusanagi was disgraced and humiliated for having romped naked and inebriated in a Tokyo park. His subsequent rehabilitation has been so complete that this week you can see him every night on some variety show promoting his new movie, “Ballad.”
However, he’s the main regular attraction on the “outdoor” variety show “Pussuma” (TV Asahi, Tues., 11:15 p.m.), where he shares hosting duties with big-mouth actor Yusuke Santamaria. This week, they head to the Boso Peninsula in Chiba Prefecture, where they compete with guests Daisuke Miyakawa and Mari Sekine in an asonde oikura? (how much for pleasure?) tour.