• Kyodo News


Pop star Tsuyoshi Kusanagi made a grateful return to entertainment Thursday after being arrested about a month ago for stripping naked in a Tokyo park while drunk.

“I will strive anew as a member of SMAP. I feel happy that I can work as one of the members,” the 34-year-old told reporters before rejoining the ubiquitous band.

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