Nogizaka46 member Shiraishi Mai will appear in live action movie "Asahinagu", she will cast the character "Miyaji Maharu" who is a senior member of Naginata (Japanese halberd) department.
AKB48 management appoints a new manager Mr. Hosoi Takahiro (45) for AKB48 Theater, he will replace current AKB48 group general manager Kayano Shinobu, and the post's duty is just for AKB48 only, not for AKB48 group.
HKT48 member Kodama Haruka made appearance in HKT48 Kanto Tour's last day concert, the concert was held in NHK Hall on 14 April 2017.
STU48 debut song's lineup has been revealed on SHOWROOM LIVE, the CENTER will be their member Takino Yumiko, the song will be included in AKB48's 48th single (Theatre edition).
Nogizaka46 member Ikuta Erika will be cover girl of Weekly Play Boy (1 May 2017 issue), the magazine will be released on 17 April 2017.
Former AKB48 member Masuda first single "Aishitetano" Music Video short version has been uploaded on Avex official Youtube channel on 13 April 2017. The single will be released on 26 April 2017.