Death Note: The Last Name
デスノート THE LAST NAME
Desu Noto: The Last Name
Director: Shusuke Kaneko
Writer: Tsugumi Ohba (manga), Takeshi Obata (manga), Tetsuya Oishi
The story begins on the heels of the first movie (Death Note) as Light Yagami joins the investigation team in pursuit of the serial killer known as “Kira.” While L still strongly suspects that Light is “Kira,” Light tries to uncover L’s real name so he can kill him with his Death Note. Confusingly enough, a new rash of murders all around the world are taking place, with a “Second Kira” claiming responsibility. Light learns the identity of the Second Kira and suggests they join forces to get rid of L. Will L be able to catch “Kira” before he is killed?
Based on the best-selling supernatural action mystery manga written by Tsugumi Ohba and illustrated by Takeshi Obata.
The second in a trilogy of Death Note live action films.
Tatsuya reprises his role as Light Yagami.
Released in cinemas 3rd November 2006 (Japan).