Connected: THE HOMEBOUND DETECTIVE ( 名探偵ステイホームズ )
Broadcaster: Nippon TV
Starring: Takumi Kitamura
Created by: Itaru Mizuno and Michael Nakan
Ataru Aida is a Homebound Detective: he stays at home and solves crimes using the internet. When he is hired by the Tokyo police to solve a disappearance, his virtual investigation has real consequences.
Ratings: CONNECTED: THE HOMEBOUND DETECTIVE was the number one series on Japanese catch up TV TVER and Hulu Japan. It also trended on Twitter, reaching number in Japan and number 6 worldwide. A second series is in the works and global adaptations are planned throughout the world.