Dan Aykroyd Confirms He Will Appear in Jason Reitman’s Ghostbusters 2020

Dan Aykroyd confirms he’ll seem in Jason Reitman’s Ghostbusters 2020

The Hollywood Reporter brings phrase that Dan Aykroyd has confirmed he might be showing in Jason Reitman’s upcoming Ghostbusters 2020 film.

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Aykroyd made the announcement on “The Joe Rogan Experience” podcast, saying: “We’ve got the Ghostbusters movie that we’re working on now and I will have to be performing in that. Ivan Reitman’s son Jason has written a new movie called, well, it’s gonna be Ghostbusters, the third movie. It will be all, most of the original people and then young stars.” 

Akroyd additionally mentioned the 2016 remake of Ghostbusters, saying he thought the film was good however some parts didn’t work. The actor thought the movie’s stars, Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, and Leslie Jones, “were superb,” however feels he “should’ve been sitting there as a producer watching costs a little bit more.”

12-year-old Mckenna Grace (Captain MarvelAnnabelle Comes Home) will star in Ghostbusters 2020, with Carrie Coon (The Leftovers) enjoying her mom. Finn Wolfhard (Stranger ThingsIT) will even star. Sigourney Weaver recently confirmed that she and the unique forged have been coming again for the sequel. Annie Potts additionally introduced that she can be reprising her function because the Ghostbusters’ perpetually overworked secretary Janine Melnitz. Paul Rudd (Avengers: Endgame) might be enjoying a trainer within the movie.

Official plot particulars haven’t been launched, however the story might be an extension of the unique Ghostbusters and can deal with a single mother and her household, with Coon enjoying the mother and Wolfhard enjoying her son.

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Jason Reitman (JunoYoung AdultTully) will direct the brand new movie, taking on from his father Ivan Reitman who helmed the primary two and can produce. We additionally know that Reitman, who had a cameo in 1989’s Ghostbusters 2, might be co-writing the script with Gil Kenan (Monster HousePoltergeist), who is not any stranger to ghost tales.

The new Ghostbusters is slated to drop in theaters on July 10, 2020.