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With the news that Ghostbusters 3 is in the pipeline, as well as being a reboot, it's a good time for Paul Feig to address what we should expect to see in terms of nods or cameos of the original cast. Brace yourselves, folks; you might not like what he has to say.
Bill Murray and Harold Ramis are arguably the greatest actor and director team in the history of cinematic comedy. But the filming of Groundhog Day provoked so much bad blood between the pair that they never worked together again. What happened on-set that lead the duo not to talk to each other for 21 years?
Bill Murray is not only in favor of a female-fronted Ghostbusters 3, he's thrown out some casting suggestions, including Melissa McCarthy, Emma Stone, Linda Cardellini, and Kristen Wiig. And now we know Wiig is willing.
In the past, Bill Murray has been very vocal about his complete disinterest in reprising his role as Peter Venkman in Paul Feig's upcoming Ghostbusters 3, but his attitude regarding the project as a whole seems to have softened in recent days. Asked about the reports of an all female cast in the movie. the actor gave a blessing of sorts to the project, saying, "Itís a grand idea, I donít know who theyíre talking about, but itís a good idea."
So you want to cast Bill Murray in your next motion picture? That's great. But do you have what it takes to stick it out to the bitter end of the special process you'll have to endure in order to gain an audience with the great and powerful Bill? Read on and find out.
In the battle for an all-female Ghostbusters reboot, a new ally has revealed themselves. And he's someone you'd be inclined to trust the opinion of.
Bill Murray is more than just a movie star Ė although his body of work in the field of cinema is certainly impressive Ė heís one of the rare performers whoís transcended his medium and become a cultural icon in the process. Such a talent certainly deserves our love and admiration, which is exactly what Murray will receive today as part of "Bill Murray Day" at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Jon Favreau is now in production on the live-action remake of Disney's The Jungle Book. And he can't wait to give us a look at his cast, which boasts Bill Murray, Christopher Walken and newcomer Neel Sethi.
Bill Murray is an American comedy icon. But Canada has beat the U.S. to the chase in giving the star of such beloved movies as Groundhog Day, Ghostbusters and Stripes his very own day of honor. Well played, Canada. Well played.
You never really know when or where Bill Murray might turn up. Unless it's a Wes Anderson movie, in which case, there's a pretty good chance. But The Jungle Book isn't a Wes Anderson movie, it's a Disney movie directed by Jon Favreau, and Bill Murray is voicing the role of Balou.
As you can see in this first promo, Vincent is a man with a bad attitude in the middle of a bad day, when he meets young Oliver (newcomer Jaeden Lieberher). But Oliver lowers the guards of this grump, and soon they form a deranged but oddly tender bond.
Harold Ramis' death has likely left many of us feeling a mixture of sadness and fond amusement as we grieve but also remember some of his best work in comedy. For those of us who grew up believing that regular scientists could achieve superhero status with the right equipment on their backs, Ramis' face may be best associated with his role as Egon Spengler
In the film, the trio star as Walter Garfield, Richard Campbell and Preston Savitz, respectively, three members of the seven-man outfit known as The Monuments Men.
At some point over the past few months, Shia LaBeoufís aggressively weird behavior got so consistently weird that it stopped surprising us. Whether threatening to retire from public life or releasing bizarre manifestos on willful plagiarism, his oddities somehow became par for the course. Eccentric, unexplainable shit became his M.O., which is why Iím now so shocked to report the following story thatís pretty much as conventional as it gets.
How Bill Murray Tried To Save Garfield And Terrorized A Sushi Chef In 16 Things Learned From His AMA
When celebrities want to promote something, they take to the internet. Check out the sixteen most amazing, gotta read things we learned about Bill Murray during his detailed question and answer session.
Minchin will write the music and lyrics of the Groundhog Day musical, while Danny Rubin, who co-wrote the movie with Harold Ramis, will pen the stage show's book. Attached to direct is Matthew Warchus, who helmed Matilda: The Musical.
Described as a supernatural action comedy written and directed by Tony Leondis (Igor), the movie centers on a pair of ghosts named Moss (Seth Rogen) and Watts (Melissa McCarthy) who work for a top secret government agency that works to protect human beings from evil ghosts and their attempts to haunt the living.
It turns out Bill Murray is even better than we have collectively imagined. The comedian who has forged his own path in film and in fun has a reputation for committing only to projects that interest him, and it appears his passion to see those films made right far exceeds his interest in money.
Can we all just take a second to appreciate how wonderful it is to never have to worry about seeing Bill Murray in a movie like Larger Than Life again? I guess itís technically possible but doubtful anytime soon. Since heís already worked with directors such as George Clooney and Wes Anderson this year, I guess thereís no harm in him throwing a Cameron Crowe movie on the pile.
Based on a script by Mitch Glazer, who previously worked with Murray on the absolutely awful film Passion Play, the new movie tells the story of a "burned-out music manager" who flies off to the Middle East when his last remaining client signs up for the USO tour. After a series of events, the protagonist finds himself alone, broke and stranded in Afghanistan without a passport...