Ghostbusters 4 may be set to move the location from New York, but the famous firehouse will continue to play a role in the franchise.
Ghostbusters: Afterlife Many of the cast may not have appeared in the old film, but their brief but significant appearance in the late sequel certainly struck a chord with those who have been waiting 30 years to see the old hacks in town. Fortunately, the movie did enough to warrant another Ghostbusters movie, and this time it’ll feature the high-profile return of yet another franchise icon; The Hook & Ladder Company 8 Firehouse. In new photos from the movie’s set, Jason Reitman teased a tantalizing look at the new firefighter’s set.
Ghostbusters Fans weren’t happy trying to reboot the franchise back in 2016, when Melissa McCarthy led a gender-swap ghost-busting team to take down some very neon fantasies and a Marshmallow Man-sized version of the iconic Ghostbusters logo. For this reason, the return of the franchise’s original stars, original director Ivan Reitman as producer and his son Jason Reitman’s directing was always going to produce something much more satisfying for long-term fans than any reboot ever could.
story Ghostbusters: Afterlife Spotlight on Egon Spengler’s family, as his granddaughter (Mckenna Grace) reveals the details of Egon’s ongoing attempts to prevent the return of iconic Ghostbusters villain Gozer and all the death and destruction she could bring with her into the world. With Dogs of Terror, Mini Stay Buffets, Ecto 1 and lots of easter eggs, the belated Ghostbusters The sequel ended with a teaser of Winston Zeddemore (Ernie Hudson) returning to the familiar setting of the New York firehouse that served as Ghostbusters HQ in the first two movies.
Ghostbusters 4 will reportedly move the location from New York to London, UK
While many believed that the sequel to Ghostbusters: Afterlife It would take the story back to bustling New York City, and it looks like that won’t quite be the case and the franchise may be about setting up a spin-off of the rumored Ghostbusters universe to be released soon.
Despite the post-credits scene Ghostbusters: Afterlife It included a fire tease, and Reitman’s new post indicating that there will definitely be some movie set there. Previous reports about the sequel claimed that the main story would take place in London, UK. The reports said:
“The studio executives take a classic franchise, and put it in a new location while maintaining the magic of the original. It’s going to be great. Ghostbusters has always been synonymous with New York, but to mix things up this time the team was thinking of other great cities with haunted histories. London is perfect. It gives a lot of “Licenses for a look at classic landmarks and British history, but still in an urban setting. The plans look absolutely fantastic, and getting the interest of the original stars wasn’t difficult. They all love the movies and look back on them very fondly.”
Wherever the main site is, the news that Ernie Hudson, Bill Murray, and Dan Aykroyd, along with Sigourney Weaver, have all signed on to come back again should be enough to ensure that ghost hunters 4 It offers another entry in the franchise that will be transported into the hearts of fans upon its release in December 2023.