Quelle excitation! A few days ago, Suji got the first-page feature in a Japanese dog magazine. The Aiken No Tomo profile offered insight into her past (rescued a little over a year and a half ago), ailments (some rear leg weakness), likes (treats and walks), dislikes (vacuum cleaners and loud noises), and her Instagram page (newoldpugsuji).
At the same time, she was being spotlighted as part of a dog rescue pop-up event in at one of the major Shinjuku department stores.
At this rate, she’s going to be bigger than Tommy Lee Jones!
In a desire to strike while the iron is hot (and knowing how long these things take), I’m going to start pitching her as the star of her own show. I figure we develop it for a year, have it greenlit, then go into production summer of 2019 for an early 2020 premiere. It turns five seasons and then we cap it off with a movie.
Anyway, here’s the sizzle reel: