The oficial Detective Pikachu film Twitter page has updated with the official logo for the Detective Pikachu film. The logo was first unveiled at the 2018 Pokémon World Championships by director, Rob Letterman along with cast members Justin Smith, and Kathryn Newton. Get ready. POKÉMON #DetectivePikachuMovie hits theaters Summer 2019! @Pokemon pic.twitter.com/DCbIARDnw4 — POKÉMON Detective Pikachu (@DetPikachuMovie) August 24, 2018 For those who are not aware, the film is a live-action adaptation of the Detective Pikachu spin-off game as well as the first live-action film adaptation of the Pokémon franchise as a whole. The Detective Pikachu film is set to premiere in theaters inRead More
Several news outlets have reported that the live-action film adaptation for the Detective Pikachu spin-off video game is moving to Warner Brothers for distribution outside of Japan and China. Toho will continue to distribute the film in Japan. For those who aren’t aware the film for was initially set to be distributed by Universal, however this isn’t much of a surprise since details on the project have been scarce outside of some casting announcements. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.Currently the film is still set for a May 10,Read More
Deadline has reported that Omar Chaparro has jointed the cast of the live-action Detective Pikachu film, however currently his role has not been confirmed at this time. The confirmed cast include: Justice Smith Kathryn Newton Ken Watanabe: Detective Yoshida Ryan Reynolds: Detective Pikachu Bill Nighy Chris Geere Rita Ora Omar Chaparro Detective Pikachu will premiere on May 10, 2019.
The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that Rita Ora will be joining the cast for the Live-Action Detective Pikachu film, although currently her role in the film has not been revealed. The current cast list includes: Justice Smith Kathryn Newton Ken Watanabe: Detective Yoshida Ryan Reynolds: Detective Pikachu Bill Nighy Chris Geere Rita Ora No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.