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Dan Aykroyd Has Written A Ghostbusters Prequel

Dan Aykroyd has written a 'Ghostbusters' prequel. The 66-year-old actor co-wrote and starred as Dr. Ray Stantz in the beloved spooky comedy and 1989 follow up 'Ghostbusters 2' as well as acting as executive producer...

Bill Murray Would Accept A Role In Jason Reitman's Ghostbusters Film

Bill Murray would accept a role in Jason Reitman's 'Ghostbusters' film.The 68-year-old actor portrayed Dr. Peter Venkman in the 1984 original and the 1989 sequel, both of which were helmed by Jason's father Ivan Reitman,...

Mckenna Grace To Star In The New Ghostbusters Film

McKenna Grace is to star in the new 'Ghostbusters' film.The 'Captain Marvel' actress will appear in the remake of the 1984 classic movie, which is being directed by Jason Reitman.Not much is known about the...

Finn Wolfhard To Star In New Ghostbusters Movie

'Stranger Things' actor Finn Wolfhard is set to star in the 'Ghostbusters' revival.The 16-year-old actor is in talks to appear in Jason Reitman's new installment of the 'Ghostbusters' franchise alongside Carrie Coon. The plot is...

Melissa Mccarthy 'Wants To See' Ghostbusters Reboot

Melissa McCarthy really wants to see Jason Reitman's 'Ghostbusters' reboot.The 48-year-old actress has spoken out about the upcoming blockbuster, and while it will ignore the all-female 2016 revamp - in which she starred alongside Kate...

Ghostbusters 3 Handed July 2020 Premiere Date

'Ghostbusters 3' has been handed a premiere date of July 10, 2020.The much-discussed sci-fi sequel is currently being developed by Jason Reitman - whose father is Ivan Reitman, who directed the original two 'Ghostbusters' movies...

Leslie Jones Slams New Ghostbusters Movie

Leslie Jones is furious that a remake of 'Ghostbusters' is in the works.The 51-year-old actress played Patty Tolan in the all-female 2016 reboot by Paul Feig, and has taken to Twitter to slam director Jason...

Ernie Hudson To Reprise Ghostbusters Role?

Ernie Hudson is keen to reprise his role in the third 'Ghostbusters' film instalment. The 73-year-old actor - who played Winston Zeddemore in the original 1984 movie - confirmed that he and his surviving co-stars...

Jason Reitman To Direct New Ghostbusters Film

Jason Reitman is set to direct a new 'Ghostbusters' film. The 41-year-old film director - who previously directed 'Juno' and 'Labor Day' - will helm the surprise next instalment in the fantasy franchise, 36-years after...

J.k. Simmons 'Optimistic' For Dc Return

J.K. Simmons is ''optimistic'' that he will reprise his role as Commissioner Gordon in the DC Extended Universe films.The 63-year-old actor impressed fans when he portrayed the police officer in 2017 blockbuster 'Justice League' and...

Jason Reitman: Movies Should Be An Opportunity To Reflect Our Lives

Jason Reitman thinks his movies ''should be an opportunity to reflect our lives''.The 41-year-old filmmaker - who previously directed 'Juno' and 'Labor Day' - has revealed he considers it his responsibility to make his audience...

Charlize Theron Says Too Much Attention Had Been Given To Her Appearance In Tully

Charlize Theron thinks too much focus has been put on her weight gain for 'Tully'.The Academy Award-winning star gained 50 pounds for her starring role in the new drama movie, in which her character is...

Hugh Jackman To Play Senator Gary Hart In The Frontrunner

Hugh Jackman is to play American politician Gary Hart in 'The Frontrunner' film. The 48-year-old actor - who most recently starred in 'Logan', his final big screen outing as superhero Wolverine - will portray the...

Jason Reitman To Direct The Princess Bride Live Read

The Juno director is planning to assemble a cast of A-list actors to honour the film, which won the People's Choice Award at the Canadian festival in 1987, on 12 September (15)....

Jason Reitman To Adapt Popular Children's Book Into Animated Film

The Up in the Air director has teamed up with bosses at DreamWorks Animation to write and direct the film, which tells the story of a one-of-a-kind imaginary friend called Beekle who sets...

Aaron Paul And J.k. Simmons Cast In Star Wars Live Reading

Filmmaker Jason Reitman has cast Aaron Paul and J.K. Simmons to lead a live reading of the Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back in California on Thursday (18Dec14).Breaking Bad star Paul will...

Jason Reitman To Team Up With Nick Hornby For Real-life Bank Heist Movie

Moviemaker Jason Reitman and author Nick Hornby are teaming up for a new heist film.Reitman will direct Hornby's adaptation of Skip Hollandsworth's magazine article about a real-life family of bank robbers. I Would Only...

Jason Reitman Asked Young Stars To Stay Off Social Media

Director Jason Reitman urged the young stars of his new film Men, WOMen & Children to avoid social media during the making of the movie so they could keep the experience among themselves.The filmmaker sat...

Aaron Eckhart Looks For No-nonsense Directors

Aaron Eckhart only works with directors who don't take any ''c**p''.'The Dark Knight' actor has teamed up with a host of top filmmakers including Christopher Nolan, Jason Reitman and Steven Soderbergh in the past, and...

'Labor Day' Is A Tearjerker, Though Maybe Not An Awards Winner [Trailer]

Much of the talk ahead of the Telluride Film Festival earlier this year focused on Jason Reitman's drama Labor Day, starring Oscar winner Kate Winslet as a struggling mother and her son who accidently brings...

Jason Reitman 'Re-learned' Filmmaking

Jason Reitman ''re-learned'' how to make films for 'Labor Day'.The Oscar-nominated director has had massive success with acclaimed films such as 'Juno', 'Up in the Air' and 'Young Adult', but his latest feature required a...

Kate Winslet's Unpredictable Labor Day

Kate Winslet claims filming 'Labor Day' was unpredictable.The Oscar winning actress says she never knew what director Jason Reitman was going to do next on the set of her latest movie, which had its premiere...

Kate Winslet Worried About Wetting Herself During Labor Day Premiere

Kate Winslet worried she was going to wet herself at the 'Labor Day' premiere.The heavily pregnant actress hit the red carpet in London's Leicester Square last night (15.10.13) to promote her new drama as part...

Kate Winslet On Labor Day: No Rehearsals, No Problem

Kate Winslet felt confident without rehearsing for 'Labor Day'.The Oscar-winning actress stars alongside Josh Brolin in acclaimed director Jason Reitman's new drama and she believes the filmmaker's decision to not rehearse scenes before filming -...

A Week In Movies: Festival Films Create Oscar Buzz For Meryl, Judi, Kate And An Emaciated Matthew Mcconaughey

As the Venice Film Festival wrapped up last weekend with its surprising award winners, led by the Roman ring-road documentary Sacro GRA, the Toronto Film Festival got underway in Canada. Both festivals are launching pads...

Kate Winslet (Understandably) Ducked Out Of "Labor Day" Tiff Premiere

Kate Winslet honored the unwritten Hollywood tradition of stars not staying to watch the premieres of their own films and skipped out on the Toronto Film Festival showing of Labor Day. However, while many actors...

Adam Sandler And Jennifer Garner For Men, Women And Children

Adam Sandler and Jennifer Garner may star in 'Men, Women and Children'.Director Jason Reitman is set to helm the big screen adaptation of Chad Kultgen's best-selling novel and has set his sights on the A-list...

Telluride Festival Is All About Jason Reitman's Labor Day

The Coen Brothers, Alexander Payne and Robert Redford are among those attending this year's Telluride Film Festival, premiering their latest movies in the Colorado mountains for an event dedicated to the memory of filmmaker Les...

Kate Winslet, 37, Pregnant With A Miniature Rocknroller

Oscar winning actress Kate Winslet is pregnant with her first child to husband Ned Rocknroll. The 37-year-old will become a mother for the third time - she is also a parent to 12-year-old Mia with...

Russell Brand In Talks For Pierre Pierre

Russell Brand is in talks to star in raunchy comedy 'Pierre Pierre'.The British comedian is currently in negotiations for the lead role in Larry Charles' upcoming film about an obnoxious French nihilist who embarks upon...

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