Sakaguchi Kenji to get married soon; to be a father this summer
Sakaguchi Kenji is said to be getting married soon to a restaurant owner 6 years younger than him as reported on 10 Jan. His fiancee whose hometown is in Kyoto, is reportedly 3 months' pregnant and due to give birth this summer. According to insiders, the couple had met last summer when Sakaguchi's buddy Ito Hideaki brought him to the restaurant operated by Sakaguchi's fiancee which resulted in them becoming friends. At that time, Sakaguchi had just ended a relationship with model Sakurai Yumi and was feeling rather low but thanks to his fiancee, he recovered quickly and started a relationship with her soon after. The couple had already met each other's families during the New Year holidays and are preparing to submit their marriage application soon. It was also believed that Sakaguchi had also made an announcement about his upcoming marriage and impending fatherhood to the cast and crew of his new drama "Iryu 4 ~ Team Medical Dragon".