He was an older man, indicated by his wrinkles. Akira had glasses with lenses shaped like small circles. During the contest, he wore a traditional Japanese kimono
Behind the scenes
- Akira only appears in one chapter of the series.
- He shares his given name with supporting character, Akira Mimasaka.
- Though unconfirmed, his name could be a reference to the famous director Akira Kurosawa.
- Maki Kureha plays Akira in the musical, Hana Yori Dango (2019). Kureha also has another minor role as a character similar to Thomas.
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