It should come as no surprise that the recent trailer for the Ghostbusters reboot has had, shall we say, some mixed reviews. Even Kevin Smith, who generally tries to find nice things to say about everything, called out whoever cut the trailer on his podcast, Hollywood Babble-On, for its less than stellar reception. But one has to wonder what some of the original cast thinks about the trailer? And you can’t get any bigger than arguable star of the original movie, The Stay Puft Marshmallow Man himself. (more…)
Its only been a few days since the release of the first sample packaging for the official Ecto Cooler tie in drink for the new Ghostbusters reboot whose can was suspiciously missing its long time mascot and kid friendly face of the franchise, Slimer. This lead the internet to believe this may have been some kind of confirmation that the lovable green spud might not make an appearance in the all female reboot. That is until today when star Michael K. Williams finally revealed his character in the film and that he does indeed share a scene with Simer. (more…)
Amidst all the speculation regarding the hotly contested Ghostbusters reboot, the one guarantee is that the film will be chock full of famous faces. The cameo roster is building and building, but that unfortunately doesn’t seem to fill the hardcore fans with confidence about the project’s future. It seems like week after week, we keep hearing about a new cameo appearance, but this one seems really off the rails…
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SNL Alumni Writer Neil Casey has joined Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters film! The news comes on the heels of yesterday’s major casting reveals that included the addition of Michael K. Williams, Cecily Strong, Andy Garcia and Matt Walsh. Casey could easily pull off a decent Janosz Poha impersonation, but sources suggest this new project will be distinctly Vigo The Carpathian–Less. Character news and speculation after the jump!