14 Stars You Didn’t Know were Almost Cast in the Ghostbusters Reboot
Who you gonna call? Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones, AKA the actresses leading the new Ghostbusters reboot! But while the comediennes are now the faces of 2016’s highly-anticipated, all-female primary cast, it took quite some time for the movie execs to come to that decision.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last few years, you know that basc every big-name actress was rumored to be cast in the movie at some point or another. From Jennifer Lawrence to Chris Pratt, almost every celeb had his or her name thrown out into the mix until the very end.
Click through the gallery to see a comprehensive list of everyone who almost starred in the film!
While on The Today Show, Rebel confirmed that she was in the process of discussing a Ghostbusters role. "Look, I have had a meeting," she said. "But who knows? They have to look at the script when it’s finished. I would even do that without the money truck. I’d do that for free. I probably shouldn’t say that live on TV.”