Paul Rudd is in final negotiations to join Sony's latest installment of "Ghostbusters."
Sources betray Variety Rudd plays a teacher in the film.
Carrie Coon is also in talks for The not-quite-secret project will be staged with Finn Wolfhard (Stranger Things) and Mckenna Grace (Gifted). He co-wrote the screenplay with Gil Kenan and plans to shoot the film later in the summer. "Ghostbusters 2020" is expected to be released in the summer of next year.
"I wanted to work with Paul Rudd since my short for" Wet Hot American Summer "opened at Sundance, and I'm thrilled to join this new chapter in the original Ghostbusters universe," said Jason Reitman. 1
The sequel to "Ghostbusters" is produced by Ivan Reitman.  The sci-fi comedy had a high priority for the studio, where it was secretly developed under the code name. Rust City. "When Reitman was announced as a director in January, the next day a teaser trailer and a release date were ready.
Rudd, re-contracted by UTA and Lighthouse Management and Media, comes with "Avengers: Endgame. "He's also on board to star in the Netflix series Living With Yourself, which he's about to film.