Juri Ueno reported to be in relationship with TRICERATOPS’ Sho Wada

Actress Juri Ueno (29) and Sho Wada (40) from rock-band TRICERATOPS are reported to be dating. Agencies of both neither denied nor admitted the fact and commented that “they leave the private matters to their clients“.

The news has spread on the 11th April on almost all major news & gossip websites. Apparently, the two have been seeing each other for over six months already and do not deny the possibility of marriage. Ueno has been a fan of the band since long and has been frequenting their concerts as well as attending other gigs with Wada quite openly.

Juri Ueno biggest role to date is arguably the titular Nodame in ‘Nodame Cantabile‘ series (the drama aired in 2006, the last movie in 2010). She has headlined the taiga drama ‘Gou ~Himetachi no Sengoku‘ in 2011. Her latest drama ‘Kazoku no Katachi‘ were she appeared opposite SMAP’s Shingo Katori has just ended its run on TBS.

TRICERATOPS is a rock trio formed in 1997. Although they never had a breaking hit, the band is acknowledged by music fans. Sho Wada has been also composing songs for SMAP, Fumiya Fujii and others.


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