Juon/The Grudge Actress Nozomi Sasaki Marries Comedian Ken Watabe
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44-year-old comedian Ken Watabe of the comedic duo "Unjash" announced on the television program Gyoretsuno dekiru Hōritsu Sōdanjo e on Sunday that he married 29-year-old actress and model Nozomi Sasaki. Sasaki starred in Juon: Owari no Hajimari (The Grudge: Beginning of the End) and Ju-on: The Final horror films in 2014 and 2015 and since appeared in Kanon and Shizumanu Taiyō .
Of the relationship, Sasaki said, "When I'm with him, I can laugh from the bottom of my heart, and I feel very at ease." Sasaki expressed her gratitude to fans and others in her life who have been supporting her, and said that she will work even harder than before in the future.
The two met a couple of years ago and their relationship was later reported in a women's magazine in 2015 and the duo began considering marriage this year.