Ghostbusters (2016)

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Name: Ghostbusters
Ghostbusters: Answer the Call
Abbreviation(s):
Creator: Paul Feig and written by Feig and Katie Dippold
Date(s): July 15, 2016
Medium: live-action film, tie-in novels
Country of Origin: United States
External Links: Wikipedia, Official Site, IMDB
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Ghostbusters is a reboot live-action film based off on Ghostbusters franchise, starring Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones as four women who start a ghost-catching business in New York City.

Canon

Main Characters

Several of the original Ghostbusters actors and actresses returned for special cameos throughout the film: Bill Murray as Martin Heiss (paranormal debunker), Dan Aykroyd as a taxi driver, Ernie Hudson as Bill Jenkins (Patty's uncle), Sigourney Weaver as Rebecca Gorin (Holtzmann's mentor), and Annie Potts as Vanessa (a hotel desk clerk).

Fandom

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Shipping

Femslash dominates the fandom although there are gen works[1], however het is fairly rare - only a handful of fics were created focused on Erin/Kevin[2] or the threesome Erin/Kevin/Jillian[3]. The juggernaut pairing of the fandom is Jillian Holtzmann/Erin Gilbert by far. The other main femslash pairings include Holtzmann/Tolan, Holtzmann/Yates, Yates/Gilbert, and Holtzmann/Rebecca.

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Fanworks

Examples Wanted: Editors are encouraged to add more examples or a wider variety of examples.

Fanfiction

Fanart

Archives & Fannish Links

References

  1. jaded_of_mara survey graph of AO3 results
  2. AO3 lists 6 works focused on "Erin/Kevin" as of October 12, 2016‎.
  3. AO3 lists 2 works focused on "Kevin/Erin/Jillian" as of October 12, 2016‎