Akanishi Jin was part of the J-Pop Group KAT-TUN, but left the group in 2010 to work on his solo career. This career has led him to debut in America. In addition to his work in Japan, Jin is appearing in the 2012 American movie 47 Ronin. He married Japanese actress Kuroki Meisa on February 2nd, 2012 and she gave birth to their first child, a baby girl, on September 23, 2012. In 2014 he left Johnny's Entertainment to work on his own.