Actor Taiyou Sugiura known for his role as Musashi Haruno / Ultraman Cosmos had participated in Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay Ceremony held at Adachi Market in Tokyo. He appeared as the First Runner of Itabashi Ward.
After performing the Torch Kiss, he performed an Olympic pose that resembles Ultraman Cosmos Henshin's pose a bit. Taiyou Sugiura comments "I am deeply moved. When the torch was lit with the fire that was passed on from Fukushima, I felt the warmth in me".
He added "Players hard work is a place of Dreams and Hope for everyone. I want it (Olympics) to start safely. It's my expectation".