Saturday 11 July 2015

Ghostbusters 2016 - Latest information and images

Ghostbusters is an upcoming American supernatural comedy film and a reboot of the Ghostbusters franchise. It is directed by Paul Feig and written by Katie Dippold and Feig himself. It stars Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones. Filming began in Boston on June 8, 2015. The film is scheduled for a July 22, 2016 release.

Erin Gilbert (Wiig) and Abby Bergman (McCarthy) are a pair of unheralded authors who write a book positing that ghosts are real. A few years later Gilbert lands a prestigious teaching position at Columbia University, but her book resurfaces and she is laughed out of academia. Gilbert reunites with Bergman and others when ghosts invade Manhattan and she and her team have to save the world.

Kristen Wiig as Erin Gilbert, a published author on the subject of the paranormal and professor at Columbia University.
Melissa McCarthy as Abby Bergman, who co-authored the book with Gilbert.
Kate McKinnon as Jillian Holtzmann, Bergman’s new partner.
Leslie Jones as Patty Tolan, an NYC subway worker who stumbles across the main supernatural threat in the film. She becomes a new member of the team.
Neil Casey as Rowan, the villain
Chris Hemsworth as Kevin, the Ghostbusters' receptionist.
Andy GarcĂ­a as the Mayor of New York City
Michael K. Williams as Hawkins
Matt Walsh as Rourke
Cecily Strong
Pat Kiernan as a news anchor