Sho Sakurai Relaxes With a Cup Of Morinaga Milk Cocoa in New Commercial

14.November.2019 | FOOD

Sho Sakurai will appear in a new television promo ad on November 21 for Morinaga & Company’s “Morinaga Milk Cocoa” beverage which celebrates its 100th anniversary this year.

 

The commercial sees Sakurai challenging himself to pretty rigorous ways of relaxing, like yoga and bouldering, before he pours himself a nice cup of of Morinaga Milk Cocoa. A behind-the-scenes video is set to appear on the product’s official website on November 18 where Sakurai discusses the making of the commercial.

Post-Shoot Interview

Q: Please tell us your thoughts on how the commercial went.

A: I ended up doing some pretty intense moves in it, like yoga and bouldering, so I think it turned out to be a pretty funny commercial.

 

Q: Tell us which part in particular to look out for.

A: Things like the yoga moves I couldn’t do too well, or the hardcore bouldering exercises. The commercial makes free use of the latest technology, so I hope people catch on to that.

 

Q: In the commercial, you showcase bizarre ways to relax. Tell us of a way you like to relax that’s different to other people.

A: When I take a bath at home, I sink myself down into the water this far <laughs> [places his hand to the side of his face and gestures how far]. Everything from my ears to my hair are dunked in. It’s not something I want people to see <laughs>.

 

Q: How long have you been doing that for?

A: You want to know what started it, right? I think I’ve been doing it about 10 years now. I think the first time was probably when I had a bunch of product in my hair for work and I wanted to rinse my hair completely before showering. I think that’s when it started. Then after that it just unexpectedly became a thing. Can you say it’s like when you’re still in the waters [in the womb]? <laughs>. So I ended up just loving relaxing like that. But just so you know, I don’t do it in places like hot springs! Never in public places! Only at home! I do it alone in my own bath.

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