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Ghostbusters 3 Star Didn't Know What He Was Auditioning For Due to Secrecy

Stranger Things and IT star Finn Wolfhard didn't know he'd be joining Ghostbusters 3 when he auditioned.

MTV News talked to the young star about his prospective role in the upcoming film and, when asked if there were any secrets, Wolfhard revealed details are being kept so tightly under wraps that he didn't even know what movie he was being courted for.

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It isn't particularly shocking that a film of this profile is shrouded in mystery. However, it seems as if the studio is particularly worried about any details of the sequel leaking to the public.

Regardless, Wolfhard, who has been making a name for himself in Hollywood in a series of prolific roles, will be able to share more details once filming gets underway.

Wolfhard was revealed to be a part of the cast of Ghostbusters 3 in an announcement by director Jason Reitman. Little else is know about the film, other than that it will be a direct sequel to the original movie.

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Ghostbusters 3 is directed by Jason Reitman (Up in the Air), who also co-wrote the film with Gil Kenan (Monster House). The film stars Finn Wolfhard, Carrie Coon and Mckenna Grace and is scheduled for release on July 20, 2020.

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