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Stardust Promotion

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Native name  株式会社スターダストプロモーション
Traded as  Unlisted
Headquarters  Shibuya
Type  Kabushiki gaisha
Area served  Japan
Founded  February 1979
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Industry  Service industry (entertainment)
Genre  Tarento, singer, actor and model management, etc.

Stardust Promotion Co., Ltd. (株式会社スターダストプロモーション) is a leading Japanese talent agency, headquartered in Shibuya, Tokyo. It was founded in 1979 and specializes in entertainment (music, cinema, modelling, etc.).


The agency has a dominant share in the management of actresses. For example, it manages Yūko Takeuchi (best known for the movie Be with You), Miki Nakatani (Densha Otoko), and Kō Shibasaki (Socrates in Love). The agency is also famous for its all-female musical groups musical groups such as Momoiro Clover Z, Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku, and all-male musical groups such as Bullet Train, Dish and also has its own independent record label, namely SDR (Stardust Records).

In 2009, Stardust Promotion opened a branch in South Korea. In addition to the head office in Tokyo, Stardust Promotion has offices in Nagoya, in Osaka, and since lately in Fukuoka. The agency has recently started to put an emphasis on local talents and created several local idol groups, namely Team Syachihoko (in Nagoya) and Tacoyaki Rainbow (in Osaka).

Musical artists

Female idols

  • Momoiro Clover Z
  • Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku
  • Team Syachihoko (local Nagoya group)
  • Tacoyaki Rainbow (local Osaka group)
  • 3B Junior (trainee group)
  • Tokimeki Sendenbu
  • Batten Showjo Tai
  • Rock A Japonica
  • Male Idol

  • Bullet Train
  • Dish
  • PrizmaX
  • M!LK
  • Sakura Shimeji
  • Other

  • Yui
  • Former Stardust Promotion artists

    Artists, managed by Stardust Promotion in the past.

    Musical artists

  • Musashi's
  • Actors

  • Erika Sawajiri (actress; contract terminated by the agency on September 25, 2009)
  • Lena Fujii (model; until August 2013)
  • Sousuke Takaoka (2006-2011)
  • References

    Stardust Promotion Wikipedia