Let's Dream-Cast the All-Lady 'Ghostbusters 3'
pajiba-logo-dot.jpg

film / tv / lists / guides / news / love / celeb / video / think pieces / staff / podcasts / web culture / politics / dc / snl / netflix / marvel / cbr

Let’s Dream-Cast the All-Lady ‘Ghostbusters 3’

By Nadia Chaudhury | Seriously Random Lists | August 5, 2014 | Comments ()


femaleghostbusters_main.png

The potentially not-awful Ghostbusters franchise reboot with an all-female cast could be one of the best things ever to happen in the world (or at least the best thing that could happen for a franchise that’s over two decades old). If I had my way, here’s who I’d cast:

femaleghostbusters_emmastonepetervenkman.jpg
Emma Stone as Peter Venkman
Even though she declined a role, Emma Stone is essentially the female Bill Murray, so who else could play this part? She has the sarcastic delivery down already. Plus, if Bill wants to cameo as a ghost, as he’s joked (?) about in the past, hey, he has a history of playing dead characters in Emma’s movies.

femaleghostbusters_christinahendricksegonspengler.jpg
Christina Hendricks as Egon Spengler
Christina does playful no-nonsense well, and if Mad Men has taught us anything, it’s that she’s able to stand out even in an ensemble.
femaleghostbusters_melissamccarthyraystantz.jpg
Melissa McCarthy as Ray Stantz
Paul Feig (who’s helming the potential reboot) has to cast Melissa, legally (probably).

femaleghostbusters_zoesaldanawinstonzeddemore.jpg
Zoe Saldana as Winston Zeddemore
Let Zoe act in a franchise in her own skin again.

And please please please PLEASE let Tilda Swinton play ALL the ghosts.
femaleghostbusters_tildaswintonghost.gif

The first movie that Nadia Chaudhury’s father took her to see in theaters was Ghostbusters.





Pajiba Love Express
Rachel McAdams and Taylor Kitsch are still a thing. (Lainey)

This isn't exactly surprising, but Sir Mix-a-Lot doesn't have a problem with Blake Lively's "Oakland booty." (Celebitchy)

Helen Mirren was a lacy, twirly dream at Cannes. (Go Fug Yourself))

Great news, everyone! Kanye is going to end bullying. With shoes. (DListed)

Johnny Depp's haircut isn't doing him any favors. (LG)

Here's exactly how to raise the stakes on The Walking Dead. (Uproxx)

Bigots, Trolls & MRAs Are Not Welcome in the Comments







Recent Reviews









Recent News











Privacy Policy