GHOSTBUSTERS – New Look At The Reboot’s Cast February 3, 2016 New stills of the ensemble cast of the Paul Feig-directed film, hitting Irish cinemas in July. Erin Gilbert (Kristen Wiig) and Abby Yates (Melissa McCarthy) are a pair of unheralded authors who write a book positing that ghosts are real. A few years later, Gilbert lands a prestigious teaching position at Columbia University, but her book resurfaces and she is laughed out of academia. Gilbert reunites with Yates and others when ghosts invade Manhattan and she and her team have to save the world. GHOSTBUSTERS is released in Irish cinemas July 15, 2016.