Kanjani8 will be proving the theme song to upcoming comedy "Dorobo Yakusha".
The new film stars group member Ryuhei Maruyama. This will be the first time the idol has starred in a movie.
Maruyama will play Hajime Onuki, a former thief whose partner in crime forces him to break into a mansion of a picture book writer. He is caught in the act of stealing from the place, but is mistaken as someone else. He keeps up the ruse in order to avoid being caught.
The theme song for the movie is titled "Oto Seyo". It was produced by Porno Graffitti's Shindo Haruichi, while Ryota Nakano served as its composer.
"Dorobo Yakusha" will premiere in theaters on November 18. A release date for Kanjani8's new song has not been set at this time.
A trailer for the movie which features the new song has been released. Check it out below: