Chris Hemsworth will be joining Sony and Paul Feig’s female-driven Ghostbusters reboot. The announcement came late Wednesday via Feig’s personal Twitter account. Who is Hemsworth playing? The receptionist of course!
— Paul Feig (@paulfeig) June 10, 2015
Hemsworth will play the receptionist to Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones’s ghostbusters.
In the original Ghostbuster movie and its sequel, actress Annie Potts played the role of Janine Melnitz, the receptionist.
Ghostbusters is slated to hit theaters in July 2016.