"The Joy and the Laughter"
- Sep 22, 2008
- Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA
Ghostbusters 2020 is an upcoming film in the Ghostbusters franchise. The film is directed by Jason Reitman, the son of Ivan Reitman and it will be a direct sequel to Ghostbusters (1984) and Ghostbusters II (1989) (completely ignoring Paul Feig's box office flop Ghostbusters: Answer The Call from 2016) and it will pay tribute to Harold Ramis, the actor who played Egon Spengler. Jason Reitman said that he wanted to "hand the movie back to the fans." Filming has already began in Calgary, Alberta, Canada under the working title Rust City. Filming of the movie began in July 2019 and will be expected wrap in October 2019. Mckenna Grace, Finn Wolfhard, Carrie Coon, Paul Rudd, Logan Kim and Celeste O'Connor have been cast. It has yet to be announced if Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson and Sigourney Weaver will return. Unused footage from the first two movies will be incorporated into the movie's flashbacks.
Ghostbusters 2020 will come to theaters July 10, 2020.
Official teaser trailer: