Pokémon Detective Pikachu is a 2019 urban fantasy mystery film directed by Rob Letterman, who co-wrote the screenplay with Dan Hernandez, Benji Samit and Derek Connolly from a story by Hernandez, Samit, and Nicole Perlman. Based on the Pokémon franchise created by Satoshi Tajiri and the 2016 video game Detective Pikachu, the film is produced by Warner Bros. Pictures, Legendary Pictures, and The Pokémon Company.
It is the first live-action/animated film in the Pokémon franchise and represents a separate continuity from the mainline video games and anime series. The film stars Ryan Reynolds as the voice and facial motion capture of the titular character, with Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton, Suki Waterhouse, Omar Chaparro, Chris Geere, Ken Watanabe and Bill Nighy in live-action roles.
Ryan Reynolds replied a tweet on 7 May tagging Warner Bros. and Official account of Detective Pikachu that attention there is a leak of the full movie and that movie was all about a Pokémon dancing throughout the video, and the clip was named, ‘Pokémon Detective Pikachu Full Movie. Many people got pranked and there were many tweet and retweet over it. Also, many people commented on it. Ryan Reynolds also got pranked over this fake leak tweet.
— Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) May 7, 2019
To Which the reply came from an official account of Pokémon –
— POKÉMON Detective Pikachu (@DetPikachuMovie) May 7, 2019