The film was directed by Paul Feig and reunites some of the stars from his comedy hit Bridesmaids: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig, alongside Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, Charles Dance, Michael Kenneth Williamsand Chris Hemsworth. The script was penned by Feig and Katie Dippold, and the movie is produced by originalGhostbusters director Ivan Reitman and Amy Pascal. Here is the official synopsis for Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters from Sony:
Thirty years after the original film took the world by storm, Ghostbusters is back and fully rebooted for a new generation. Director Paul Feig combines all the paranormal fighting elements that made the original franchise so beloved with a cast of new characters, played by the funniest actors working today. Get ready to watch them save the world this summer!
Ghostbusters will hit theaters nationwide on July 15th 2016.