Actress Eriko Sato, 33, is married and four months pregnant.
Sato made the announcement on her blog on Jan 31, which is "Beloved Wives Day" or "Aisai" (a play on the words for for 1 and 31).
Sato wrote: “From today my family name is not Sato anymore. I have officially married my fiance and a new spirit exists in my womb.”
Her husband, 45, is a salaryman who works with kabuki actor Ebizo Ichikawa, Sato's ex-boyfriend, NTV reported Monday. Last February, Ichikawa introduced him on his blog as “the boyfriend of my ex” with his photo.
“I am worried about my unstable condition but I will take care of myself and continue making efforts in my career," Sato wrote.© Japan Today