Chris Hemsworth Goes Full Geek In First ‘Ghostbusters’ Character Photo

Chris Hemsworth has gone full geek for
“Ghostbusters.”

On Wednesday, fans got their first look at the Aussie star
in character for the anticipated reboot, in which he traded his Thor hammer for
a pair of horn-rimmed glasses.

Chris-Hemsworth-Goes-Full-Geek-In-First-Ghostbusters-Character-Photo
(Sony Pictures)

The 32-year-old is set to play Kevin, receptionist to the
all-female Ghostbusters team, which features established big-screen stars Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig, and current “Saturday Night Live” players Kate McKinnon and Leslie
Jones in their first headlining film roles. 

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New images of all four heroines were also posted to the
“Ghostbusters” website alongside Chris’ photo, showcasing the gals in
civilian garb. Previous peeks have teased their ghost-busting gear, including
retro-looking uniforms, proton packs and a decked-out station wagon. 

Melissa McCarthy in a photo from the ‘Ghostbusters’ reboot on Feb. 3, 2016
(Sony Pictures)
Kristen Wiig in a photo from the ‘Ghostbusters’ reboot on Feb. 3, 2016
(Sony Pictures)
Kate McKinnon in a photo from the ‘Ghostbusters’ reboot on Feb. 3, 2016
(Sony Pictures)
Leslie Jones in a photo from the ‘Ghostbusters’ reboot on Feb. 3, 2016
Leslie Jones in a photo from the ‘Ghostbusters’ reboot on Feb. 3, 2016 (Sony Pictures)

According to director Paul Feig, a live-action look at the
whole gang could be next. 

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The screenwriter and filmmaker announced via Twitter on
Tuesday that the movie’s first full trailer will drop by the end of February. 

“Ghostbusters” will blast into theaters on July
15. 

— Erin Biglow

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