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Leslie Jones Slams Upcoming 'Ghostbusters' Movie, Says It's 'Something Trump Would Do'

Leslie Jones is not supporting the new Ghostbusters movie.

After it was announced that Jason Reitman would be directing the continuation of the 1984 sequel, the 51-year-old Saturday Night Live star took to Twitter to reveal how insulted she feels about the new movie.

“So insulting. Like fuck us,” Leslie tweeted. “We dint [sec] count. It’s like something trump would do. (Trump voice) ‘Gonna redo ghostbusteeeeers, better with men, will be huge. Those women ain’t ghostbusteeeeers’ ugh so annoying. Such a dick move. And I don’t give fuck I’m saying something!!”

starred alongside Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, and Kate McKinnon in the female-led Ghostbusters reboot that was released in 2016.

Jason‘s Ghostbusters is set to hit theaters in 2020.

Jason Reitman to Direct Upcoming 'Ghostbusters' Movie!

Jason Reitman is reportedly set to direct the upcoming movie in the Ghostbusters franchise!

Sony Pictures is keeping the film franchise in the family as Jason‘s dad Ivan Reitman directed the first two films.

Not much is known about the secret Ghostbusters movie, but Jason reportedly co-wrote the screenplay with Gil Kenan. Sources say that it could be a continuation of the 1984 sequel and not connected to the female-fronted 2016 film, according to Variety.

Ivan‘s company Montecito Pictures is producing the film.

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Chris Hemsworth Shares Amazing 'Ghostbusters' Set Photo with Melissa McCarthy

Chris Hemsworth defies gravity in an awesome new photo that he shared from the set of his new movie Ghostbusters.

The 32-year-old actor appears to be held up in the air by co-star Melissa McCarthy with just one hand, but Chris is actually on a harness to make him fly.

“@melissamccarthy is the strongest woman in the world, often in moments of joy she would pick me up like this and the combination of her powerful grip on my foot and my incredible core strength we would hold this pose for hours sometimes days. Go check out @ghostbusters in cinemas now !! #ghostbusters #strongwomen #teamwork,” Chris captioned the picture on his Instagram account.

'Ghostbusters' Debuts at Number Two with $46 Million

Ghostbusters fell short of the top spot at the box office in its first weekend, but it still put up a solid $46 million for its first frame.

The reboot of the classic franchise placed behind the animated film The Secret Life of Pets, which grossed $50.6 million in its second weekend to push its total past $200 million in just ten days.

Rounding out the top five were holdovers The Legend of Tarzan with $11.1 million, Finding Dory with $11 million, and Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates with $7.5 million.

Bryan Cranston‘s new film The Infiltrator opened in the number eight slot with $5.2 million while Blake Lively and Kristen Stewart‘s Cafe Society had a strong opening in limited release with $355,000 in just five theaters.

Kate McKinnon's 'Ghostbusters' Character Is Gay, Paul Feig Confirms

The sexuality of Kate McKinnon‘s character in Ghostbusters is not addressed in the new movie, but director Paul Feig is now confirming she is gay.

The director was asked by a Daily Beast reporter if Holtzmann is gay and he gave a “grinning, silent nod.”

“I hate to be coy about it,” Paul said. “But when you’re dealing with the studios and that kind of thing…”

“You know, Kate is who she is and I love the relationship between Kate and Melissa‘s characters,” he continued. “I think it’s a very interesting, close relationship. If you know Kate at all she’s this kind of pansexual beast where it’s just like everybody who’s around her falls in love with her and she’s so loving to everybody she’s around. I wanted to let that come out in this character.”

“I wasn’t like, ‘And now you should wink at them.’ This is stuff that is coming out of Kate! That’s why you connect with those characters. They’re playing versions of themselves,” Paul added. “That’s what makes a comedic actor fantastic, when that personality comes out. That’s why it’s so terrible when writer-directors say, ‘Stick to the script!’ Why would you hire these people who have these enormous personalities and then just cut them off?”

Make sure to read what happens in the Ghostbusters post-credits scene.

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