12 Mar '11, 5am

Indonesian fans concerned about fate of #Japanese porn star

Indonesian fans concerned about fate of #Japanese porn star

One of the worst earthquakes ever recorded apparently has many Indonesians worried not about the fate of friends or relatives there, but about their favourite Japanese porn star. The massive 8.8 magnitude quake that hit Japan yesterday (Mar 11) is the most powerful to hit Japan in centuries. The epicentre lies in the north of the country, some 373 km from Tokyo. As of today the death toll stands at over 1,000, with more feared dead or trapped under debris. In the wake of the disaster, an unusually large number of Indonesians well-wishers had expressed their concerns for famous Japanese pornstar Maria Ozawa's safety over Twitter. Born of French-Canadian and Japanese parents, the doe-eyed star is an internet sensation with legions of devoted fans worldwide.

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