Ghostbusters: Afterlife was a hit with fans of the original ghost-hunting team. Now, Sony Pictures plans to bring back both the old and new team for Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire, the follow-up. Along with the very first Ghostbusters, Mckenna Grace from the television series and Finn Wolfhard from Stranger Things play the next breed of ghostbusters who aren’t scared of them again. Here’s what we have learned about the next mysterious movie:
Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire : Release Date
Because of the strikes in Hollywood, Sony has pushed back the release dates of seven movies. Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire will now come out on March 29, 2024. Sony moved the release date of the upcoming Ghostbusters movie from Christmas to around Easter time in 2024, which is later than planned.
A lot of movies have been pushed back because of the SAG-AFTRA or WGA strikes. These include Gran Turismo, Madame the Web, Spider-Man: besides the Spider-Verse, alongside Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire. Sony has also pushed back Gran Turismo while Madame Web.
Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire : Trailer
The first sneak peek video to feed Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire is all about a city being hit by a killer storm. People say that this storm has something called the “death chill.” It’s good that we all recognize who to call.
Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire : Cast
Everyone who will be in Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire is being named. See Egon Spengler’s children Callie (Carrie Coon), his granddaughters Phoebe (McKenna Grace), and his grandson Trevor (Finn Wolfhard) fight ghosts. Teacher Garry Grooberson (Paul’s Rudd), Luck Domingo (Celeste O’Connor), along with “Podcast” (Logan Kim) will also be back.
We know that Bill Murray will play Peter Venkman, Dan Aykroyd will play Ray Stantz, and Ernie Hudson will play Winston. Annie Potts along with William Atherton will return as Janine Melnitz or Walter Peck, respectively.
We found out on March 24 that the movie would have some new faces. Kumail Nanjiani, who, Patton Oswalt, James’s Acaster, and Emily Alyn Lind all joined the project by the deadline. But we only know the first of their parts so far: Patton Oswalt will play a figure named Hubert.
Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire :Storyline
The Spengler family decides to depart Summerville, Oklahoma, and go back to the old firehouse in New York City, which is where the first Ghostbusters movie began. They will help the original Ghostbusters build a top-secret study centre that will help them improve their way of getting rid of ghosts.
While the new and classic Ghostbusters must work together to protect the home and the world from an unknown and scary threat, the Death Chill, the discovery of which could accidentally start a second Ice Age.
We now know some important facts about the upcoming Ghostbusters movie. We knew the old location for operations would play a part because of the scene at the end of Afterlife and a hint from writer-director Gil Kenan.
We found out at the end of the last movie that Franklin (Ernie Hudson) had bought back the gang’s famous firehouse and planned to start the business up again. In Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire, the Spengler family will go back to the old New York City firehouse and work with the old guard to fight a new enemy.
The movie’s plot says that the very first Ghostbusters have built a secret lab where they are working on new ways to “take busting ghosts to the next level.” According to what we know about the trailer, finding a treasure sets off a bad force called the “death chill” that could bring about another Ice Age.
They need all the support they can get. The new and old Ghostbusters need to spare the day! In Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire, the brush, cornfields, or tiny city strip of Summerville, South Carolina, OK will be swapped out for New York City, which was the setting for the first two movies.
The movie will also take place in the summer, and the famous Ghostbusters firehouse will be used as the main set for the second movie. Sony’s official description says that the Spengler household will go back to New York and work with the original group of Ghostbusters, who have set up a lab to fight ghosts in a whole new way.
Nothing stays quiet for too long, though, because that’s how the Ghostbusters work. The younger and older Ghostbusters have to work together to stop a second glacier while an ancient treasure lets out a bad force.