TV commercial of the week: Boat racing and Akina Minami

December 19th, 2011By Category: Arts & Entertainment

“Talent” Akina Minami appears in this commercial for one of Japan’s most popular gambling past-times — boat racing.

She is dressed in six different colored outfits — blue, white, green, yellow, black and red — in her role as the mascot character for the boat race competition taking place this week.

 You can see the previous boat race commercials here.

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