Ryan Reynolds has reportedly been cast in Legendary’s live-action Detective Pikachu film as the titular character.
According to THR, Reynolds’ role as Pikachu in the Pokemon adaptation will involve motion capture in some way. Reynolds had been one of several names reportedly being considered for the role alongside Hugh Jackman, Mark Wahlberg, and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.
Reynolds joins the cast which reportedly includes Big Little Lies’ Kathryn Newton and The Get Down’s Justice Smith in the lead live action roles.
Source:: IGN -Reviews