Noriko Sakai to make comeback in December
Three years after she was arrested for drugs, actress-singer Noriko Sakai, 41, will return to showbiz in December.
Sakai, who is popularly known as “Nori-P,” was convicted of drug use in 2009 and received a suspended sentence, which expires at the end of November.
Sakai will return to the stage as the main character in a story about the Sengoku era, Sports Nippon reported.
The last time Sakai appeared in the theater as a main character was back in 1988 when she was the heroine of a musical.