EXO member Lay says: I am still a Chinese person. My heart is always here.Facebook/Lay

Lay, one of the Chinese members of popular South Korean boy band EXO, will make his acting debut in the upcoming Chinese drama "To Be A Better Man".

The creators of the show recently released a teaser image of the celeb confirming his casting. It shows him standing inside a restaurant holding two knives.

In the promotional photo, the K-Pop star can be seen wearing a black-coloured leather jacket with a white shirt and black trouser.

Although the character details of the EXO member are yet to be revealed, he will make a guest appearance in the Chinese television drama, according to Koreaboo.

With the premiere of "To Be A Better Man", Lay will join EXO members such as Baekhyun, Suho, DO, Chanyeol and Xiumin, who have proved their acting skills in television dramas and movies.

This is not the first time the Chinese member is making a small screen appearance, as he has been part of several reality shows, including "Go Fighting" and "Na Ke Bu Yi Yang".

The celeb joined SM Entertainment's Chinese-South Korean boy band in 2011 as a lead dancer and is currently involved in the promotional activities of the music group in China.

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