Ryan Reynolds has shared why he was picked for the Detective Pikachu role.
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In an interview with ComicBook, Reynolds explained that it was likely his notoriously mouthy characters.
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He also states that he was able to actively influence the role's personality.
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However, Reynolds clarifies that he's ultimately "at the mercy of the filmmakers."
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He also shared that his cutting room floor lines veered into "borderline rated R" territory.
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When asked what an R-rated Pikachu film might look like, he compared it to Mean Streets and Goodfellas.
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Though he was too old for Pokémon when it got popular, he thinks it's an "amazing world."
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