Paul Feig‘s Ghostbusters reboot has continued to chug along, whether fans wanted it to or not. As each detail, prop, or cast photo has hit the Internet and people have lost their collective minds either in opposition or support, the production has kept the buzz for the film at a smoldering level. This latest release of cast pictures that features the first look at Chris Hemsworth‘s character Kevin, no last name yet, the nerdy looking secretary.
Usually, Hemsworth has played quite buff characters, like Thor and his impressively endowed Vacation role, but this time he’s playing a character that could only be described as kinda nerdy. In the original, Annie Potts played Janine Melnitz who looked like this:
So, it’s not really surprising that Feig has gone the same way with Hemsworth:
Note the hat on the desk that completes his nerdy hipster look. One would imagine there being a scene somewhere in the movie where Hemsworth takes off his shirt for a comedic “Holy Crap Look at the hot nerdy guy with muscles,” but perhaps Feig can resist that. Now this is the first Official look, but don’t forget the on set pictures that came out with Hemsworth in the jumpsuit:
There were some other cast photos put out with that first look at Hemsworth. There’s Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones, and Kate McKinnon:
There’s been some speculation that a trailer might make an appearance at the Superbowl, but if that was the case, we’d have heard something concrete by now.
Ghostbusters hits theater screens July 15th, 2016. Will you be there?