Ghostbusters Afterlife: Are The Original Ghostbusters In The Upcoming Film? Here’s Everything You Need To Know!


    The supernatural comedy film Ghostbusters: Afterlife directed by Jason Reitman and distributed by Sony Entertainment Pictures will be in theaters. But we may have to wait for a while.

    Well, the rise of the COVID-19 pandemic led to the delay of many films that were about to release this year. Moreover, Ghostbusters: Afterlife is one of them. 

    The upcoming movie is the official sequel to the Ghostbusters franchise. Which means this is the third movie developed as the continuation of the Ghostbusters 1984 and Ghostbusters 2 1999. Also, it has nothing to do with the reboot made in 2016.

    Release date- Ghostbusters: Afterlife!

    Furthermore, the Ghostbusters: Afterlife was set to be released on July 10, 2020, in the U.S. However, as per the current information, the upcoming movie got postponed to March 5, 2021, due to Covid-19. 

    The Cast of Ghostbusters Afterlife!!

    The new cast in the third film of Ghostbusters will be as follows.

    • Carrie Coon as Callie
    • Mckenna Grace as Phoebe 
    • Logan Kim as Phoebe’s classmate
    • Paul Rudd as Mr. Grooberson
    • Oliver Cooper as Elton 
    • Finn Wolfhard as Trevor
    • Sydney Mae Diaz as Swayze
    • Tracy Letts as Jack 
    • Bokeem Woodbine as Sheriff Domingo
    • Marlon Kazadi as Thickness

    Besides, the actors who will reprise their respective roles as in the previous Ghostbusters film are given below. 

    • Bill Murray as Dr. Peter Venkman
    • Dan Aykroyd as Dr. Raymond 
    • Ernie Hudson as Winston
    • Sigourney Weaver as Dana Barrett
    • Annie Potts as Janine Melnitz

    The Trailer of Ghostbusters Afterlife!!

    The official trailer of Ghostbusters: Afterlife was released in December 2019. 

    The Plot of Ghostbusters Afterlife

    Overall, the plot of the upcoming movie revolves around a single mother and her two children. Three of them shift to their grandfather’s place located in Summerville, Oklahoma.

    The whole place unexpectedly encounters an earthquake in which both the children find out the actual connection that their family has with the Ghostbusters.