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Former Japanese Prime Minister Revealed as Alien!

Back when Junichiro Koizumi, the former prime minster of Japan, serenaded President Bush with “Love Me Tender” on a visit to Graceland, he was clearly laying the groundwork for a show business career.

On the next step in his transition from politics to entertainment, Mr. Koizumi will lend his voice to a coming Japanese action movie, Agence France-Presse reported. In the film, “MegaMonsterBattle: Ultra Galaxy Legends,” the latest entry in Japan’s long-running “Ultraman” franchise, Mr. Kozumi portrays an extraterrestrial hero who battles outer-space aliens and monsters with flashing lights and a battle cry of “Pay for your transgression!” Mr. Koizumi, who retired from politics in 2006, had planned to turn down the role, but he was encouraged to take it by his son Shinjiro, who took over his seat in parliament. “No one else can play this significant role,” said Junko Kitazawa of Tsuburaya Production