Based on the famous Japanese manga written by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata, Death Note follows Light Turner (Nat Wolff) a high school student who comes across a supernatural notebook, realizing it holds within it a great power; if the owner inscribes someone’s name into it while picturing their face, he or she will die. Intoxicated with his new godlike abilities, the young man begins to kill those he deems unworthy of life.
Netflix has released a clip featuring the first meeting of Light and prodigy detective L (Lakeith Stanfield).
Death Premieres on Netflix – and in select theaters in Los Angels and New York – on August 25th.
Based on the classic manga by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata, Death Note tells the story of a high school student who acquires a notebook with a special power – writing a person’s name in the notebook results in that person’s death!
Netflix has released the first trailer for Death Note and it looks pretty cool. Death Note stars Nat Wolff, Margaret Qualley and Lakeith Stanfield. It premieres on Netflix on August 25th.