All-Female Cast for 'Ghostbusters' Remake

Women in movies proven profitable for Hollywood as former "Ghostbusters" Bill Murray and Dan Ackroyd applaud the idea.
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Transcript for All-Female Cast for 'Ghostbusters' Remake
Finally tonight here, who you gonna call? The women of the new "Ghostbusters," but the originals are weighing in tonight. Here's nick watt. ? Something strange in the neighborhood ? Reporter: 30 years ago, it was bill, Dan, Harold and Ernie. ? Ghostbusters ? Reporter: Now, it's Kristen, Melissa, Leslie and Kate, announced in a tweet by director Paul Feig, who, with wiig and Mccarthy, proved an all-lady laugh fest is good box office with "Brides the m"bridesmaids." Ready to party! Reporter: Jones and Mckinnon, from "Snl", now join that party. The contracts still being ironed out. "Bridesmaids," "The hunger games," "Frozen" and "Maleficient" finally freed Hollywood of its fear of female fronted movies. Well, well. Reporter: Times have changed since the original. The most successful comedy of the '80s. By the way, bill Murray has reportedly said Mccarthy would make a spectacular ghostbuster. Dan aykroyd today calling the new cast magnificent. Nick watt, ABC news, los Angeles. The review from the originals. I hope to see you right back here tomorrow night. Until then, have a good evening. Good night.

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