Ren Nagase of King & Prince will appear on the radio program “King & Prince Ren Nagase’s Radio GARDEN” (Nippon Cultural Broadcasting / every Thursday from 23:30 to 23:45) broadcast on the 17th. He revealed the inside story of the audition for the NHK TV series “Welcome back Monet” in the first half of 2021. “Welcome back Monet” in which actress Kaya Kiyohara plays the main character, Momone Nagaura. Nagase, who will be the first appearance of “Asadora” as a fisherman Ryo Oikawa, who is a classmate of Hyakune, said, “It was actually an audition. It was amazing. I was auditioning for Ryo, Johnny’s. Is it just me? “, Confessing that he was selected as Ryo by the audition. It seems that the audition was held while being surrounded by the staff, “I talked about various things by myself in a situation where my manager could not enter due to the influence of Corona. I asked various questions about the group, me, etc. He said, “I was nervous for the time being. When I think about it now, it was the best level of the year.” “It was an audition that was just tense.” Also, when I auditioned for the first time, I said, “Because it was a huge audition, I felt like I had fallen and took it for granted. Of course, I did what I did …”, but I was ready to take on the challenge. Nagase revealed that he had come. In response to the decision to appear in “Asadora”, which young actors long for, he expressed his honest feeling, “I was most surprised to be able to perform.” The program can be listened to on radiko within one week after broadcasting (only for Premier members outside the area).