When rumors originally surfaced that Ghostbusters might get the reboot treatment, original star Bill Murraysuggested some women to fill the roles: "Melissa [McCarthy] would be a spectacular Ghostbuster. And Kristen Wiig is so funny...I like this girl Linda Cardellini a lot. And Emma Stone is funny. There are some funny girls out there."
Bill, there are A LOT of funny women out there. Here are a few combinations we came up. Feel free to mix and match to create your own perfect cast!
The Heavy Hitters: Sarah Silverman, Retta, Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Mann
The All-Stars: Amy Poehler, Sandra Bullock, Jennifer Aniston, Kristen Wiig
The Young’ns: Jenny Slate, Jessica Williams, Anna Kendrick, Jennifer Lawrence
The Silver Screen Queens: Wendi McLendon-Covey, Mindy Kaling, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Tina Fey
The Up ‘n’ Comers: Rebel Wilson, Ilana Glazer, Abbi Jacobson, Greta Lee
The Mixed Bag: Kathryn Hahn, Danielle Brooks, Maya Rudolph, Lena Dunham
The BFFs: Jessica St. Claire, Lennon Parham, Casey Wilson, June Diane Raphael
Who did we miss? The possibilities are literally endless.