Japanese AKB48 idol Yuko Oshima has been one of the most popular idols since 2006 and her time with the group will be commemorated following her graduation with stamps that will be made available to her fans. The stamps, named "AKB48's Yuko Oshima Sotsugyou Kinen Kitte Frame Set and she will pick one special stamp that represent each year she was with the group. The pictures will be mounted around the Japan Olympic stadium during her graduation ceremonies. The ceremonies were scheduled to take place in late March 2014 but the torrential rainstorms that took place prevented that from occurring.
The big question within the Japanese entertainment industry is what direction this immensely popular Japanese idol girl will take with her career. Will she remain a singer or will she move into the world of acting and if so, what type of roles will she take on.
Some within the industry are anticipating that she might make the move into a romantic comedy movie. With her immense popularity her fans would provide any movie project she was in with great support and thus it would likely be a box office hit due to her name. However, there are some entertainment insiders who think that she might move into the world of television and become part of a soap opera.
Her model looks and long time membership with AKB48 as an idol girl, almost 8 years has enabled her to create a huge fan base which makes her not only one of the most popular brand ambassadors and clothing models in Japan but a ratings rainmaker for likely any television program.
Yuko Oshima is an entertainer with options and the Japanese music and film industry are looking forward to seeing what direction she decides to take because from the perspective of some entertainment insiders, there is no bad decision for this talented artist as she will be successful as either an actress or singer.