(CNN)The Reitmans are retaining the franchise in the family.
Jason Reitman has confirmed that he’ll be directing a unique “Ghostbusters” movie, taking on the reins from his father, Ivan, who directed the 1984 new.
“Finally got the keys to the automobile. #GB20,” the youthful Reitman tweeted, along side a tweet of the narrative from Leisure Weekly with the news.
In step with EW, Jason Reitman will furthermore co-write the movie, which is willing to be “role on this planet that change into saved a protracted time previously by the proton pack-sporting working stiffs in the new 1984 movie.”
“I’ve regularly regarded as myself as the first Ghostbusters fan, when I change into a 6-365 days-outdated visiting the role. I desired to originate a movie for all of the different followers,” the e-newsletter quoted Reitman as pronouncing. “Right here is the subsequent chapter in the new franchise. It is no longer a reboot. What took role in the ’80s took role in the ’80s, and right here’s role at present.”
An all-feminine solid “Ghostbusters,” directed by Paul Feig, change into released — and bombed — in 2016.
Reitman already has an impressive resumé.
He change into nominated for Oscars for “Juno” and “Up in the Air” and furthermore directed two movies that were released last 365 days, “Tully” and “The Entrance Runner.”
The unique “Ghostbusters” is reportedly role to be released in summer season 2020.