FotoNippon header

Britain’s got Talent participant: Japanese Comedian Tonikaku

66 / 100
Press Conference: Japanese Comedian Tonikaku
Japanese comedian Tonikaku performs during a news conference at The Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan (FCCJ) on July 16, 2023, Tokyo, Japan.

 

Japanese comedian Tonikaku has been well-known in Japan for his hadaka gei (naked acts) performances. More than 10 million people have viewed his recent “Britain’s Got Talent” audition as Tony. The legendary producer of the program, Simon Cowell, called him the ”funniest contestant we’ve had all year.”

Full Press Conference

About Japanese Comedian Tonikaku

For years, comedian Tonikaku Akarui Yasumura has been well-known in Japan for his hadaka gei (naked actions) performances, in which he impersonates a famous person doing mundane tasks while only wearing a bathing suit. He has so far imitated James Bond, music stars, politicians, and other famous people. More than 10 million people have viewed his recent “Britain’s Got Talent” audition as Tony. The legendary producer of the program, Simon Cowell, called him the “funniest contestant we’ve had all year.”

Please join us as FCCJ welcomes Tonikaku to discuss the Japanese art of humor, making fun of oneself, and becoming well-known abroad.

Visit more Entertainment news: here.

Source: FCCJ.

To License these pictures please visit: ZUMAPRESS.

600

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *