Netflix is moving forward with a sequel to 2017’s Death Note.
Netflix’s Chief Content Office Ted Sarandos revealed that folow up is in pre-development.
The Netflix original received terrible critical reviews. The horror-thriller was directed by Adam Wingard (Blair Witch, Godzilla vs. Kong), Death Note stars Nat Wolff (Rosy), Lakeith Stanfield (Come Sunday), Margaret Qualley (The Leftovers), Paul Nakauchi (Alpha and Omega) as Watari, Shea Whigham (Agent Carter, Boardwalk Empire) as James Turner and Willem Dafoe (The Boondock Saints, Spider-Man) as the voice of Ryuk the Shinigami.
Based on the famous Japanese manga written by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata, 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.
No word on the details fro the sequel.