NEWS member Tegoshi Yuya to play the criminal in TV Asahi drama SP "Matsumoto Seicho Drama SP San Oku Yen Jiken"
NEWS member Tegoshi Yuya will take on the role of the criminal in the TV Asahi drama SP "Matsumoto Seicho Drama SP San Oku Yen Jiken" which stars Tamura Masakazu and will be shown in January 2014. His role Hamano Kenji will pose as a policeman who was said to have committed the famous JPY 300m robbery. As part of the preparations for this role, Tegoshi had to dye his hair black and his face was merged with the original wanted person's poster to be featured in the SP. Tegoshi commented that he was not used to seeing his black hair but he was very happy to be able to take part in this drama SP especially since this case is such a famous one.