Tatsuya appeared at the 41st Japan Academy Awards for his nomination for the Best Actor award on 2nd March for his role as Masato Sonezaki in Memoirs of a Murderer.
As part of the ceremony, Tatsuya relayed a message to his fans on his staff Twitter account in a photograph with fellow Horipro actor and long-time friend, Satoshi Tsumabuki:
“Today, I was a the Japan Academy Awards!
Although, regrettably, I did not win the award, it was a good day surrounded by wonderful actors and staff. It made me realise the charm of the movie industry. Congratulations everyone!
Satoshi Tsumabuki & Fujiwara Tatsuya’s long-awaited Horipro photo.”
— 藤原竜也 STAFF (@fujiwara_staff) March 2, 2018
— 日本アカデミー賞協会 (@japanacademy) March 2, 2018
Tatsuya also left a cryptic message, stating “I would like to continue doing movies again this year.
(Maybe there will be an announcement …?)”
I think we can look forward to a new movie announcement soon!