Ryan Reynolds is joining Detective Pikachu and will voice the famous Pokémon. Legendary is getting a new Pokémon movie off the ground, following the swell of popularity that the IP received from Pokémon Go last year. Instead of adapting that specific Pokémon game into a film, however, Legendary is instead putting the focus on the franchise’s most popular character: Pikachu. Much of the plot has yet to be revealed, but it has been confirmed that the Detective Pikachu movie will be a blend of CGI and live-action.

Casting has ramped up recently on Detective Pikachu, with Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom‘s Justice Smith signing up to play the male (human) leadBig Little Lies star Kathryn Newton ...

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Ryan Reynolds is Playing Detective Pikachu in Live-Action Movie