Rob Letterman Directing ‘Detective Pikachu’ Film

Rob Letterman (Shark Tale, Goosebumps, Monsters vs. Aliens) has signed on to direct the live action Detective Pikachu film, according the The Hollywood Reporter.

The film is being written by Nicole Perlman, who previously penned Guardians of the Galaxy, and Alex Hirsch, creator of the Disney XD hit Gravity Falls.

Detective Pikachu will be distibuted by Toho in Japan and Universal Pictures in other countries.

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Aric Sweeny
Aric Sweeny
Monkeys Fighting Robots Assistant Editor-in-Chief. Along with my work here, I'm a staff writer for Enthusiast Gaming. I have a passion for entertainment media. Follow me on Twitter to talk all things pop culture!