After months of rumours and assumptions, it's finally official: Bill Murray is returning to the franchise with Ghostbusters, next year's sequel/reboot thing of the franchise directed by Jason Reitman. "It hands the legacy off to a new generation of stars, and players, and actors, and characters", Aykroyd said. The fans and film audience across the globe are really looking forward to this film as it consists of the original star cast members as well.
"And we've shot our part - [Bill] Murray, Sigourney [Weaver] and Annie Potts - and it was really exciting working on this new idea, this new take on this story".
While exhibiting up on The Greg Hill Present, Dan Akyroyd verified that he and a pair different members of the unique stable of Ghostbusters accomplished filming for Ghostbusters 2020, which is directed by Academy Award-nominee Jason Reitman the son of the primary movie's director Ivan Reitman, whom serves as a producer on the movie.
"We've got some really terrific young actors, a great story, a great setting".
"It's gonna be scary, it's gonna be thought-provoking, it's gonna be very heartfelt", Aykroyd revealed.
A sequel set in the identical universe as the 2 authentic films was then confirmed in January of this yr, with Jason Reitman employed to direct and co-write the brand new film. He just confirmed that the film will be set in the same timeline as the 1984 and 1989 films.
In specific, these new character posters emphasize Timothy Dalton's The Main, Diane Guerrero's Outrageous Jane, Joivan Wade's Cyborg, April Bowlby's Elasti-Girl, Matt Bomer's Detrimental Person and Brendan Fraser's Robotman. Amazing, and I can't wait to introduce you to them.