Tsunenori Aoki (Kamen Rider Duke) Gets a Chance To Restart His Career After Sexual Harassment Incident
Actor Tsunenori Aoki (Ryoma Sengoku / Kamen Rider Duke) who had been involved in a sexual harassment incident a year back gets a chance to restart his career. On March 4th of 2019, Tsunenori Aoki had forcefully tried to hug a woman who was crossing the street. He forcefully touched her breasts and caused injured at her neck and waist.
According to the police investigation there was a resume & promotional photo of him lying at the place of the incident. Tsunenori Aoki had reported that he was planning to change the talent agency and it was around that time. He had also said that he was drunk and he went high. He couldn't remember anything about the incident. He eventually arrested on April 6th and released. His contract with his management agency was canceled.
On April 20th, he was re-arrested for another sexual harassment which also happened on March 4th midnight. He had tried to put his hands inside the skirt of an woman. He had also tried to hugs four more ladies and footage was recorded in CCTV camera.
On April 27th, he was released with non-prosecution. The reason of non-prosecution was not disclosed to the public.
Two years before the incident, Tsunenori Aoki had acted in a Stage Show called "Patariro!" where he had played the role of Bancoran. This year, the same stage show will get Live Adaptation Movie with Ryo Kato in the lead. Tsunenori Aoki was called back for reprisal of Bancoran. Bancoran is one of the important characters of the movie.
The fans were angered when they came to know about his reprisal.