Ghostbusters to return to authentic motion picture universe, directed by Jason Reitman
Strap on your proton pack, we are heading again to the original Ghostbusters universe.
Jason Reitman will immediate and co-create ‘the upcoming chapter in the authentic franchise,’ getting more than from his father Ivan Reitman, who directed the 1984 original, its 1989 sequel and will develop this one particular, Leisure Weekly reported Tuesday.
It will begin capturing in the coming months, and arrive out in summer months 2020, in accordance to EW.
Reitman explained to the outlet he considers himself ‘the initially Ghostbusters fan’ — he frequented the established as a six-12 months-outdated and experienced smaller roles in the authentic two films (although the initially was minimize) — and desires the approaching motion picture to be ‘for all the other lovers.’
‘This is the upcoming chapter in the authentic franchise. It is not a reboot,’ he claimed of the task. ‘What occurred in the ’80s occurred in the ’80s, and this is established in the existing working day.’
He famous that he respects what Paul Feig did in the 2016 all-female Ghostbusters reboot, but claimed his motion picture ‘will comply with the trajectory of the authentic film’ relatively than performing as sequel to Feig’s one particular.
It truly is far too early to expose any plot facts, people or whether or not authentic actors Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson or Bill Murray would return as Ray Stantz, Winston Zeddemore or Peter Venkman respectively. Harold Ramis, who performed Egon Spengler, died in 2014.
Aykroyd hinted at the chance that the 3 surviving authentic Ghostbusters might reunite again in November, so he is plainly open up to the concept at the very least.
The youthful Reitman also tweeted about the passing of the torch on Tuesday.
‘Finally bought the keys to the auto,’ he wrote.
Sony Images failed to promptly react to a ask for for even further remark.