Ghostbusters 2020 is formally gonna name Invoice Murray!
On Friday, Murray’s authentic costar Dan Aykroyd — who’s confirmed to be part of the sequel — appeared on The Greg Hill Present this week and revealed that Murray can be reprising his function as Dr. Peter Venkman.
Aykroyd, 67, additionally introduced that together with Murray, authentic solid members Sigourney Weaver, Ernie Hudson, and Annie Potts will make appearances within the upcoming sequel, which can function a follow-up to the 1984 authentic Ghostbusters, directed by Ivan Reitman.
Jason Reitman, who’s the son of the unique Ghostbusters director, wrote a “lovely, heartfelt script that takes the actual DNA from the primary two motion pictures and transfers that on to the third, the subsequent technology,” Aykroyd stated. “It arms the legacy off to a brand new technology of stars, and gamers, and actors, and characters.”
Jason Reitman drew criticism shortly after his sequel was introduced for saying his upcoming sequel to the basic movie will “hand the film again to followers” three years after the discharge of the female-led reboot that starred Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon, Kristen Wiig, and Melissa McCarthy.
“I’m not making the Juno of Ghostbusters motion pictures,” Reitman stated on an episode of Invoice Burr’s Monday Morning Podcast. “That is gonna be a love letter to Ghostbusters…. I wish to make a film for my fellow Ghostbusters followers.”
Reitman’s feedback ignited backlash from those that loved the 2016 Paul Feig-directed movie, together with star Leslie Jones.
Shortly after, the director clarified his feedback on Twitter, writing that he thought the movie was “wonderful.”
Reitman’s clarification discovered assist in Feig, who defended him on Twitter.
“Jason was a supporter of mine at a time once I couldn’t get motion pictures made. He has all the time been a real gentleman to me and a supporter of Ghostbusters: Reply the Name,” he wrote. “I can’t wait to see his tackle the Ghostbusters universe. Huge love and respect to you, Jason. Your fan, Paul.”
Ghostbusters 2020 is about to hit theaters on July 10, 2020.