Tsuji Nozomi pregnant with her second child
Submitted 2010-05-27 06:42 AM
Tsuji Nozomi and her husband have announced that they are expecting their second child. Tsuji is seven weeks pregnant, and is due to give birth in January 2011. Their first child Noa was born in November 2007.
Since graduating from the Hello! Project Tsuji has continued to work on television and appear in adverts, plus she has released several books, a range of clothing and jewellery.
Hello! Project News Update 2008-06-19
Submitted 2008-06-19 04:52 PM
Former Hello! Project member Goto Maki has signed for Avex Trax. She will be under the Rhythm Zone record label, alongside artists such as Koda Kumi, EXILE, and m-flo. Official Site
Mano Erina will release her debut indie single at her fan-club event on June 29th. It will be called "Mano Piano", and Erina will both sing and play the piano part on the record.
Tsuji Nozomi made her first public appearance since falling pregnant and announcing her marriage. Tsuji, who turned 21 a few days earlier, came on stage during Nakazawa Yuko's 35th birthday concert to present her with a cake.
In a similar vein, Iida Kaori is scheduled to make her first appearance since giving birth as a "Cool Earth Ambassador" at an environmental summit in Hokkaido on July 7th.
Tsuji Nozomi gives birth
Submitted 2007-11-26 06:50 AM
It has been announced that Tsuji Nozomi has given birth to her first child, a daughter called Noa.
Sugiura Noa (杉浦希空), was born on the 26th of November at 12:45am weighing 6lbs 3oz. Both Mother and child are healthy. Her name is taken from the first character in Nozomi, and the character for sky.
Tsuji Nozomi pregnant and getting married
Submitted 2007-05-07 05:44 PM
According to tabloid newspaper reports, Tsuji Nozomi is two months pregnant and will be getting married on June 17th. The father/husband-to-be is said to be Sugiura Takayasu, 26, an actor who starred in the TV show "Ultraman Cosmos" during 2001/2002. Tsuji had recently been forced to take time off due to illness, and it's unknown if she was aware of her condition at the time.
Tsuji Nozomi joined the Hello! Project in 2000 as part of Morning Musume's fourth generation, and found great success as part of Minimoni. She was known as part of the "Top Two" with Kago Ai, and they graduated together in 2005 to concentrate on their own duo "W". Kago was released by the company in March after being caught in a relationship with an older man while on suspension for under-age smoking.
Tsuji is scheduled to release a version of "Koko ni Iruzee!" on the 16th of May as a tie-in to the anime Robby & Kerobby, where she voices a character. She had also just recently formed and started promoting a new non-H!P unit, "Gyaruru", with Tokito Ami and Gal Sone, and their first single was due to be released on June 20th.
An official statement has not yet been made by the company.
Tsuji injured in concert accident (Updated)
Submitted 2006-07-22 11:47 PM
Tsuji Nozomi has torn a ligament in her right leg after falling nearly two meters from the stage during the Hello! Project Wonderful Heartsland concert on the 22nd at Tokyo's National Yoyogi Stadium.
Doctors are estimating that it will require three weeks of rest to recover, therefore Tsuji will miss tomorrow's final concert. Official Announcement
It is currently not known how this will affect her participation in the Ribbon no Kishi musical or her Hawaiian fan club tour.
Update: Tsuji appeared at the final concerts on the 22nd to give a short message to the audience, coming out on stage using crutches with her leg in plaster.
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