Reitman Confirms He Will Direct Ghostbusters 3


Speaking to MTV, Ivan Reitman confirmed he will return to direct Ghostbusters 3. Reitman directed the first two films, which were released in 1984 and 1989.

Reitman said that screenwriters Lee Eisenberg and Gene Stupnitsky had turned in a first draft of the script and are working on a second draft right now. “Good work is being done and all of us have our fingers crossed… There’s some very cool things in the new draft,” he said.

While he wouldn’t comment on recent rumors about the story, he added that he hopes to start shooting in this next year.