Buzzing: Ryan Reynolds is Detective Pikachu

Ryan Reynolds is Detective Pikachu

Deadpool star Ryan Reynolds has signed on for the title role of the live-action Detective Pikachu, which will begin shooting next month. In the film based on the video game, his character helps a boy find his father in the world of Pokemon beasts.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 09, 2017, with the headline 'Buzzing'. Print Edition | Subscribe