Ryan Reynolds Voices ‘Detective Pikachu’ In The First Trailer!

“The world of PokĂ©mon comes to life! The first-ever live-action PokĂ©mon adventure, “POKÉMON Detective Pikachu” stars Ryan Reynolds as Pikachu, the iconic face of the global PokĂ©mon phenomenon—one of the world’s most popular, multi-generation entertainment properties and the most successful media franchise of all time. Fans everywhere can now experience Pikachu on the big screen as never before, as Detective Pikachu, a PokĂ©mon like no other.

The film also showcases a wide array of beloved PokĂ©mon characters, each with its own unique abilities and personality. The story begins when ace private eye Harry Goodman goes mysteriously missing, prompting his 21-year-old son Tim to find out what happened. Aiding in the investigation is Harry’s former PokĂ©mon partner, Detective Pikachu: a hilariously wise-cracking, adorable super-sleuth who is a puzzlement even to himself. Finding that they are uniquely equipped to communicate with one another, Tim and Pikachu join forces on a thrilling adventure to unravel the tangled mystery. Chasing clues together through the neon-lit streets of Ryme City—a sprawling, modern metropolis where humans and PokĂ©mon live side by side in a hyper-realistic live-action world—they encounter a diverse cast of PokĂ©mon characters and uncover a shocking plot that could destroy this peaceful co-existence and threaten the whole PokĂ©mon universe.”

Directed by: Rob Letterman

Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Suki Waterhouse, Bill Nighy, Kathryn Newton, Rita Ora

Release Date: 10th May 2019