Ghostbuster 2020 casting news has been trickling out more and more as of late. So far we know for certain that Finn Wolfhard, Mckenna Grace, Carrie Coon and Sigourney Weaver have been cast with solid rumors that the original surviving Ghostbusters will return as well.
But today we got another blockbuster announcement that Paul Rudd will be joining the cast! He took over the official Ghostbuster Twitter account today to make the surprise announcement. While he doesn’t say what role he will be playing in the film Variety has reported he will be playing a teacher.
Look who accepted the call. #GB20 pic.twitter.com/QwYSiw5pBq
— Ghostbusters (@Ghostbusters) June 27, 2019
Jason Rietman had this to say about the casting news: “I’ve been wanting to work with Paul Rudd since my short film opened for ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ at Sundance. I’m thrilled he’ll be joining this new chapter in the original Ghostbusters universe.”
Ghostbusters will slime theaters on July 10, 2020.