WATCH: Paul Rudd and Finn Wolfhard are bringing something strange to a whole new generation with new 'Ghostbusters' trailer

Paul Rudd in 'Ghostbusters: Afterlife'. (Screengrab: YouTube)
Paul Rudd in 'Ghostbusters: Afterlife'. (Screengrab: YouTube)

Cape Town – Sony Pictures has released the first trailer for the new Ghostbusters film.

Jason Reitman's Ghostbusters: Afterlife is set in the same universe as the original.

The film centres on a single mom and her two kids who arrive in a small town, they begin to discover their connection to the original ghostbusters and the secret legacy their grandfather left behind.

Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray, Sigourney Weaver and Annie Potts will reprise their roles from the 1984 film.

New cast members include Mckenna Grace, Finn Wolfhard, Carrie Coon, Paul Rudd, Logan Kim and Celeste O'Connor.

WATCH THE TRAILER HERE:

The film is scheduled to be released in July 2020.