Sigourney Weaver is headed again to Ghostbusters!
The 69-year-old actress confirmed to PARADE journal she was reprising her function as cellist Dana Barrett, whose residence was haunted by an evil spirit within the authentic 1984 movie.
Weaver can be reuniting with costars Invoice Murray and Dan Aykroyd, she mentioned.
“It’s going to be crazy working with the guys again!” she instructed the journal.
Whereas Weaver wouldn’t reveal any particulars with reference to what the story would entail, the movie can be written and directed by Jason Reitman.
In May, Murray mentioned he would make one other Ghostbusters movie, telling Indiewire, “This franchise paid for my son’s college. We made this thing. We are the caretakers of it. It’s a great thing and it was a really fun movie to make. It’s a real movie with some really funny stuff in it.”
Jason’s father, Ivan, directed the unique movie and can function a producer on the upcoming challenge.
“I’ve at all times considered myself as the primary Ghostbusters fan when I was a 6-year-old visiting the set,” Jason instructed Entertainment Weekly in January. “I wanted to make a movie for all the other fans.”
He added, “This is the next chapter in the original franchise. It is not a reboot. What happened in the 80s happened in the 80s, and this is set in the present day.”
Ivan instructed EW, “It will be a passing of the torch both inside and out.”
As for whether or not he had any say in Jason directing the movie, Ivan defined, “It was a decision he had to come to himself. He worked really hard to be independent and developed a wonderful career on his own.”
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He continued, “So I was fairly stunned when he got here to me with Gil and mentioned, ‘I know I’ve been saying for 10 years I’m the final one who ought to make a Ghostbusters film, however … I have this concept.’”
The second created an emotional response from Ivan.
“Literally, I was crying by the end of it, it was so emotional and funny.”
The movie is ready for a 2020 launch date.