Joining Kenji Urai and Hayato Kakizawa, double cast in the role of Light Yagami, and Teppei Koike as the production's genius detective L, the Death Note stage musical has filled out more of its key cast. Misa Amane is played by Fuka Yuduki. SUPER☆GiRLS' Ami Maeshima is Sayu Yagami. Megumi Hamada is Rem. Kotaro Yoshida is Ryuk. And, Takeshi Kaga from the live-action movies is back in the role of Soichiro Yagami. Get a look ater the jump.
Following the recent launch of its official Facebook page, the social media feeds for the upcoming Death Note stage musical have introduced 28-year-old actor/singer Teppei Koike as the production's genius detective L. Get a look after the jump.
The latest addition to this year's New York Comic Con is a big one, with Death Note artist Takeshi Obata joining in on panels and autograph sessions on Thursday and Friday during the convention. Obata will be appearing at the con with the support of Viz Media and the Japan Foundation. Read on for more.
There hasn't been much talk about the Hollywood adaptation of Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata's suspense manga Death Note in the last year. Hollywood business site The Tracking Board is now saying that indie (and Good Will Hunting) director Gus Van Sant has taken over the project. Read on for more.
As reported, the countdown site for the 10th anniversary of the Death Note manga officially revealed its commemorative project today on March 3. The franchise will collaborate with the Real Dasshutsu (Escape) Game and hold mystery solving events named "Escape from the God of the New World" in Tokyo and Osaka from May to July. Hit the jump for more details.