His partner is actress Kazue Fukiishi(33), who happens to be celebrating her birthday today. The 2 were papp-ed by magazines in 2012. They met 14 years ago while Fukuyama was serving as cameraman for the 18 year old Kazue, who was getting her pictures taken by magazine “Anan” for a high school graduation album. According to related personnel, the 2 reunited 10 years ago through mutual friends and started dating.
Commenting on his marriage, Fukuyama said “We started as friends, and dated for years. I realised that she’s become a supportive presence in my life.”