About two weeks ago, we informed you of Justice Smith joining the cast of Detective Pikachu. Well, there has been confimation of another cast addition. Kathryn Newton will play the female lead role in the movie. Newton is known for HBO’s “Big Little Lies”, along with the movies “Lady Bird” and “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Natalia Dyer, Haley Lu Richardson and Katherine Langford were “also in the running for the role”.