UPDATE: Dan Akyroyd NOT Rewriting 'Ghostbusters 3' As in, act in it, not rewrite it. FilmDrunk quotes a source "close to the project ... and the script is going out to Bill Murray now. Without Murray, there’s no movie. (And he’s always seemed pretty wishy-washy on it, but that’s kind of his thing). 11/25/2013 - 6:04 am | View Link
'Ghostbusters 3' coming to theaters in 2015? Aykroyd told “ABC News” that the “Ghostbusters 3” screenplay is currently under a rewrite status and that he feels the ... it was said that summer of 2013 would see the process begin. Bill Murray has been skeptical of the third installment, causing ... 04/26/2013 - 3:34 am | View Link
Aykroyd Offers ‘Ghostbusters 3′ Update especially if Bill Murray’s not involved, but creator and star Dan Aykroyd has given another update on the long-gestating GHOSTBUSTERS 3. Etan Cohen is currently at work on a script rewrite that was previously adapted by THE US OFFICE’s Gene ... 04/23/2013 - 9:30 pm | View Link
Chu Talks 'Masters of the Universe', Parker Replaced on 'Oldboy' and 'Ghostbusters 3' Eyes 2013 Start including Bill Murray and Rick Moranis ... Only a couple of days ago it was reported Richard Wenk was brought on to rewrite the screenplay for Masters of the Universe, a potential adaptation of the '80s cartoon with Jon M. Chu (G.I. Joe Retaliation ... 10/18/2012 - 3:32 am | View Link
“Ghostbusters 3″ getting script rewrite What Bill Murray wants, he will have ... duo behind “Bad Teacher,” “Year One” and many episodes of “The Office,” wrote the original screenplay. Hopefully Cohen can remedy whatever element of the script Murray disliked so much when he read ... 07/11/2012 - 10:26 am | View Link
Aziz Ansari, Zoe Saldana, Olivia Wilde and Miss Golden Globe Sosie Bacon joined the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) President Theo Kingma to announce the nominations for the 71st Annual Golden Globe® Awards on Thursday morning, December 12, 2013. The 71st Golden Globe Awards will be broadcast live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California on January 13, 2014, by NBC.
The translation of comic book characters into other mediums is always a tricky thing. Creators want to please the fans by paying tribute to what came before, but they would still like to try and do their own thing for many different reasons. It goes without saying that many facets of comic book lore don't translate well to the live-action medium, but the changes we see in comic characters on the big screen are not done solely for the sake of change.