New movie for Ghostbusters will take place in the original universe.
Good news for GhostBusters fans! There will be a new GhostBusters movie that will take place in the original universe.
A new GhostBusters movie is in the making. Furthermore, the story of the new movie will take place in the original universe. Jason Reitman will be the new director of the GhostBusters movie, Jason Reitman will be following in the footsteps of his father Ivan Reitman the director of the film hits from the Eighties.
The director pointed out that the new movie won’t be a reboot like the movie from 2016. The movie from 2016 was a reboot of the original with a twist. In the remake the main characters were played by female characters. Some of the main actors are Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig.
Reitman pointed out that this will be the next chapter of the original franchise and the new movie will play in modern times. Reitman who was a big fan of the series since he visited the set as child with his father.
Many dissatisfied fans.
Although many people were dissatisfied with the reboot of 2016, Reitman pointed out that he has a lot of respect for the director and that he thought that it was brilliant what the man did with the female actors and how the movie turned out. Reitman said that the movie of 2016 had no impact on his decision on to let the new movie follow the trajectory of the original movies.
It is not yet known whether the actors Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd and Ernie Hudson from the original will also appear in the new movie. The recording for the third movie should start in a few months. The release date for the new movie will be in the summer of 2020.
At the same time, Sony will be working on an animated version of the GhostBusters movie, this movie should appear after the sequel of Reitman.