Netflix Presents: Death Note (Official Trailer)

Death Note Netflix trailer

Based on the Japanese manga series, Netflix delivers a live-action version of Death Note, with the first trailer being unveiled this week.

Death Note is about a boy who finds a notebook and whomever’s name gets written inside dies. Finding a speck of justice in the irony, the main character Light uses it to take down criminals. This catches the eye of famous detective L, who will be portrayed by Lakeith Stanfield. Light also travels around with the death god Ryuk, who accompanies those in possession of the notebook.

Watch the full trailer and let us know what you think. Death Note releases on Netflix August 25.