Annie Potts Reveals What Ghostbusters‘ Janine Melnitz Would Be Doing Now



Does it not strike anybody else as a travesty that in all the talk of an all-female Ghostbusters reboot/sequel, nobody is mentioning Janine? In the cartoon and its toyline, she did get to bust some ghosts. And Annie Potts is still funny and could use the work.

To prove it, here she imagines where her character would be right now, complete with illustrations. Louis or Egon? Kids or no kids? Would bustin’ still make her feel good? You GOT ONE…video that answers those questions, below.

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