Kento Yamazaki is a Japanese actor and model. He made his film debut in the film Control Tower where he essayed the leading role. Kento is best known for his role as L in the live-action television series Death Note and as the lead Minato Shindo in the Japanese medical drama remake Good Doctor.

Birth Name

Yamazaki Kento




Actor, Model



Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Kento Yamazaki was born on the 7th of September 1994, in Itabashi, Tokyo, Japan.


He’s currently 28 years old.

Sun Sign



Asian (Japanese )




Kento studied at Tokyo Metropolitan Itabashi High School, Itabashi City, Tokyo.

Family Details

  • Father – Unknown
  • Mother – Unknown
  • Siblings – He has one elder brother.

Marital Status


Girlfriend / Spouse

Kento Yamazaki has dated –


Kento has largely opted to keep his personal life away from the public spotlight, which makes it difficult for us to say anything about his love life and dating history.

Physical Statistics

  • In feet – 5 feet 10 inches
  • In centimeters – 178 cm
  • In meters – 1.78 m


  • In Kilograms – 70 kg
  • In Pounds – 154 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 37–11–31
  • Chest – 37 in or 94 cm
  • Arms / Biceps – 11 in or 28 cm
  • Waist – 31 in or 79 cm

Body Build


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color




Professional Statistics

Famous For

Kento is best known for his role as L in the live-action television series Death Note and as the lead Minato Shindo in the Japanese medical drama remake Good Doctor.

Film Debut

In 2011, Kento made his first film appearance by playing the role of Kakeru in the film, Control Tower directed by Takahiro Miki.

Television Debut

In 2010, Kento landed his first role in television by appearing as Shinya Shijima in the TV series, Atami no Sousakan which was aired on TV Asahi.

Kento Yamazaki Favorites

  • Favorite ActorJohnny Depp
  • Favorite ActressJulia Roberts
  • Favorite SingerRihanna
  • Favorite TV Show – Game of Thrones
  • Favorite Color – Black
  • Favorite Food – Fast Food

Kento Yamazaki Net worth

Kento Yamazaki has an estimated net worth of $2 million dollars as of 2023.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Kento Yamazaki

  • Kento worked as a model for the magazine Pichi Lemon, before entering the acting world.
  • Kento made his stage debut as main lead Inuzuka Shino in Satomi Hakkenden.
  • In 2011, Kento played the role as Panda in the TV drama series, Runaways: For Your Love which was broadcast on TBS.
  • In 2013, he has worked in television drama, 35-sai no Koukousei which was aired on NTV.
  • In 2015, he was cast in a film adaptation of a popular manga titled Heroine Shikkaku  alongside Mirei Kiritani.
  • In 2016, Kento was cast in Your Lie in April where he played the role of Kosei Arima a gifted pianist, alongside Suzu Hirose.
  • In January 2018, Kento played the lead role of a top nightclub host for the NTV winter drama series, Kiss that Kills.
  • In 2019, Kento made his acting with the action adventure film, Kingdom directed by  Shinsuke Sato.


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