It has been confirmed that 2PM's Nichkhun will be appearing in a Japanese drama, following his act in a Chinese drama called, One and a half, Summer. According to JYP Entertainment, this is the first time that Nichkhun will be taking on a role in a Japanese mystery drama.

In the story, Nichkhun plays the role of a top tier student who lives passionately even though he is born into a harsh family environment. He will be the main character who holds the key to solving all the mysteries that go on in the Ok Moon After School. In this lead role, he will be working side-by-side with various prominent Japanese idols.

The highly anticipated Japanese dama, Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo – Prison Cram School Case (or the Kindaichi Case Files) will be appearing on air in January 2014.