Imagine Deadpool as a Pikachu, because this is actually happening!
Hollywood actor Ryan Reynolds has been confirmed to star as a voice actor role for the ultra-famous Pikachu in an upcoming live-action Pokemon movie.
The live-action film is will be based on a popular Japanese animation, this particular movie is based on a video game that was released under the title of Great Detective Pikachu.
Legendary Entertainment, the film producing company will be the distributing studio and Rob Letterman, who is known for a movie Goosebumps will be directing the film.
The live action will feature a 3-D animated version of the popular character, with a motion capture in nature.
The filming will begin in January of 2018, and the live-action film will be out in May of 2019.
This would be the first live-action adaptation of the popular Japanese animation, and fans can’t wait how the project will turn out.
— Cindy Quach (@CQillustrates86) December 7, 2017