Director Paul Feig confirmed today on Twitter than Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, and SNL stars Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon have signed on to the ‘Ghostbusters’ remake. The film is set to begin shooting this summer.
The director has said that the new ‘Ghostbusters’ will be completely different from the original, complete with a scarier tone. Also the characters and events of the original film do not exist in the remake but there is a possibility that cameos could be made by Sigourney Weaver, Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, and Ernie Hudson.
See Paul Feig’s tweet after the jump.
‘Ghostbusters’ comes to theaters in 2016 and stars Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon. The film is directed by Paul Feig.