Based on the famous Japanese manga written by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata, teaser of NETFLIX Original Film “Death Note” has been released. Film is directed by Adam Wingard (Blair Witch, You’re Next) and stars Nat Wolff (Paper Towns), Margaret Qualley (The Leftovers), Lakeith Stanfield (Get Out), Paul Nakauchi (Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End), Shea Whigham (American Hustle) and Willem Dafoe (Spider-Man).“Death Note” will premiere exclusively on Netflix on August 25th.
“Death Note” follows 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.
At the end of the teaser, we can just heard the voice of character Ryuk played by Willem Dafoe with the sentence “Shall we begin?”