As of this writing, 19,497 people have signed a petition.

There are a number of us that feel as though Danny DeVito would be a prime fit for the voice acting role of the Detective Pikachu. We want to make this happen.

You and me both.

“If you want to change the world, start an Internet petition.” OK, maybe that’s not exactly true, but when it comes to this particular petition, I’m on board.


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