Live-Action DEATH NOTE Drops New Full-Length Trailer June 30, 2017 “Shall we begin?” Hot on the heels of the Ryuk character poster, Netflix has unveiled the full-length trailer for the feature adaptation of Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata’s popular manga. Light Turner, a bright student who stumbles across a mystical notebook that has the power to kill any person whose name he writes in it. Light decides to launch a secret crusade to rid the streets of criminals. Soon, the student-turned-vigilante finds himself pursued by a famous detective known only by the alias L. DEATH NOTE premieres exclusively on Netflix on August 25, 2017. Joseph McCarthy perfect voice casting!