Ghostbusters 2020 Trailer Lights up the Proton Packs!
Sony Pictures has revealed the first trailer for Ghostbusters: Afterlife. Moreover, it’s a direct follow-up to 1989’s Ghostbusters 2 from director Jason Reitman. Check out the Ghostbusters: Afterlife trailer below!
12-year-old Mckenna Grace (Captain Marvel, Annabelle Comes Home) stars in Ghostbusters: Afterlife, with Carrie Coon (The Leftovers) playing her mother and Finn Wolfhard (Stranger Things, IT) as her brother. Paul Rudd (Avengers: Endgame) will be playing a teacher in the film. Plus Oliver Cooper and Bokeem Woodbine have unspecified roles. Additionally, original stars Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson, Sigourney Weaver and Annie Potts are all expected to return.
According to Reitman, the sequel “connects back to the Manhattan Crossrip of 1984” that was seen in the first film. “As the family arrives at an old farm, they begin to discover their connection to the original Ghostbusters. Trevor and Phoebe are about to find out who their grandfather was and whether they’re ready to pick up the proton pack themselves.”
Jason Reitman (Juno, Young Adult, Tully) directed the new film. He succeeds his father Ivan Reitman, who helmed the first two and will produce. Reitman, who had a cameo in 1989’s Ghostbusters 2, also co-wrote the script with Gil Kenan (Monster House, Poltergeist), who is no stranger to ghost stories.
Ghostbusters: Afterlife apparates into theaters on July 10, 2020.