Detective Pikachu Is On The Case in First Official Trailer for "Pokémon: Detective Pikachu"
Nov 12, 2018
Detective Pikachu is on the case!
Yes, do not adjust your screen. Ryan Reynolds is starring in the first-ever live-action Pokémon movie as the titular Pikachu.
The film's synopsis:
Finding that they are uniquely equipped to communicate with one another, Tim and Pikachu become reluctant partners 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 Pokémon live in partnership in a hyper-realistic live-action world—they encounter a diverse cast of Pokémon characters and uncover a shocking plot that could destroy this peaceful co-existence and threaten the whole Pokémon universe.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 Pokémon partner, Detective Pikachu: a hilariously wise-cracking, adorable super-sleuth who is a puzzlement even to himself.
The film also stars Justice Smith (Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom) as Tim, Kathryn Newton (Lady Bird, Big Little Lies) as junior reporter Lucy, and Ken Watanabe (Godzilla, Batman Begins) as Lt. Yoshida. Karan Soni, Bill Nighy, Suki Waterhouse, Chris Geere, Rita Ora, and Omar Chaparro also appear.
Pokémon: Detective Pikachu arrives in theaters May 10, 2019.