Today The Holiday Reporter has confirmed another big name will be joining the new Ghostbusters movie.  Paul Rudd, you might remember him from such films like Antman and Clueless, will be joining the continuation of 1980s Ghostbusters movies. Rudd will be playing a small town teacher in the movie.

Paul Rudd

Paul Rudd Slimed himself

Paul Rudd had this to say on the official Ghostbusters Twitter account:

“When I heard I was going to get the call for Ghostbusters nearly slimed myself. I can’t wait to join the cast this fall for Ghostbusters. In fact I’m sliming myself right now,”


The lineup is growing

The new Ghostbusters film is written by Jason Reitman and Gil Kenan. The Story focuses on a single mom and her children. Actress Carrie Coon is expected to play the mom while Finn Wolfhard and Mckenna Grace will also be part of the family.

Jason Reitman has this to say about Rudd joining the lineup:

“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.”

More to come

With Paul Rudd just coming off is last role as Ant-Man in Avengers End Game it is exciting to see him back in anther major movie. We still don’t know if he will be busting any ghosts but it will be interesting as more details coming out about his role and the movie.

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