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Ryan Reynolds voices Pikachu in the freaky first trailer for ‘Detective Pikachu’

Ryan Reynolds voices Pikachu in the freaky first trailer for ‘Detective Pikachu’

Social media users have been on a tear since the Pokémon: Detective Pikachu trailer dropped, resulting in thousands upon thousands of tweeted reactions ranging between various stages of disbelief, excitement, denial, and pure, unadulterated joy.

Ryan Reynolds was cast as the pokemon de jour past year, with the role apparently involving a large amount of motion capture.

"Detective Pikachu", inspired by the video game of the same name, is the first entry in a forthcoming live-action Pokémon film universe.

"I think we all knew I'd wind up as a miniature detective repeatedly saying the same two words", Reynolds remarked on Twitter.

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Per the report, Lee was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles early Monday morning, where he eventually died . Captain America himself, Chris Evans wrote, "There will never be another Stan Lee ".

It looks like the Pokemon will do the catching this time around. Also starring Justice Smith as Tim; Kathryn Newton as Lucy, a junior reporter on her first big story; and Oscar nominee Ken Watanabe. Aiding in the investigation is none other than Goodman's father's former Pokemon partner, Detective Pikachu.

"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", the synopsis continues.

In the trailer, we get a look at Ryan Reynolds voicing Detective Pikachu (as well as the all too familiar Pika Pika voice).


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