Though he acts the part of an energetic mood-maker, Makoto is actually poor at communicating. He’s also terrible at talking with girls alone. To overcome his inarticulateness, he actively makes a great effort in striving to become an idol.
The broadcasting committee relies on him for his excellent ability to gather information. It wasn’t his intention to become a model in the first place, but he’s been in show business since childhood because of his parents. He’s a real looker when he takes off his glasses.