Reynolds joins Justice Smith, who will be seen in the upcoming Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, and Big Little Lies actress Kathryn Newton in the movie, titled Detective Pikachu, based on the gaming franchise. This marks a huge get for Legendary in terms of star power, and audiences are already familiar with just hearing Reynolds' voice thanks to his role as Deadpool. Smith's character's father disappears and triggers an investigation, which launches all the characters on a search.
The Hollywood Reporter broke the story, and the report went on to explain that Detective Pikachu is no ordinary Pikachu. Shooting for the project is geared to start around mid-January, with Rob Letterman of Goosebumps fame directing and Alex Hirsch (Gravity Falls) and Nicole Perlman (Guardians of the Galaxy) penning the script. The specific Detective Pikachu character is a peculiar and distinct member of the Pikachu breed with a special ability to find things. Newton will reportedly play a journalist while Reynolds' Pikachu will offer his help along the way. Universal Pictures will be distributing the film in regions outside of Japan, where long-time Pokemon film collaborator Toho will handle distribution duties.
United reach UEFA Champions League Last 16
Everton, though, failed to reach the group stages, losing in controversial fashion to Villarreal in the third qualifying phase. Roma has advanced to the round of 16 as group winners along with Paris St-Germain, despite their 1-3 defeat in Munich.
Hunter Pence persuades Giancarlo Stanton to join Giants
San Francisco is looking to bounce back from a surprising season that ended with a last-place finish the NL West at 64-98. He called the pitcher and left-handed hitter an "impressive young man" who will be a two-way player.
Why Hugh Jackman turned down 007 role
But there was a time between "X-Men 3" and the first Wolverine movie when I could see the roles getting smaller. To promote the film, Jackman landed the cover story in this week's issue of Variety .
Call of Duty: WWII Winter Siege Trailer Released
The game mode pits players against one another with random weapons-get a kill with one gun and then your weapon will be changed. Additionally, the fan-favorite game mode Gun Game will be featured in WWII during the Winter Siege event.
Steam Ends Bitcoin Support
There are some major companies , such as Microsoft and DISH, accepting bitcoin payment, but few others have followed suit. That's one of the reasons why Valve is no longer accepting Bitcoin as a payment method.