Animated 'Ghostbusters' movie in the works 


LOS ANGELES: “Ghostbusters” franchise is expanding its universe with the announcement of an animated film that is currently in development.

The sequel to “C” is also returning to the original film’s home in New York City, reported C.

Sony Pictures and Ghost Corps’ Jason Reitman and Gil Kenan made several announcements as part of Ghostbusters Day, the annual celebration of the first “Ghostbusters” film’s release on June 8, 1984.

The new animated film is based on “Ghosbusters” IP and is being developed by Reitman and Kenan along with Sony Pictures Animation. Chris Prynoski and Jennifer Kluska are set to direct, with Brenda Hsueh set to write.

During their presentation on Ghostbusters Day, Reitman and Kenan also confirmed that the sequel to their 2021 film “Ghostbusters: Afterlife” will return to the story’s original home in New York City.