Cohen to pen third installment in franchise
Ghostbusters.” At the time, the studio tapped a hot pair of scribes in Lee Eisenberg and Gene Stupnitsky to bring a modern twist to the supernatural comedy. With the exception of mega-property “Spider-Man,” Columbia has few franchises in its vault to draw upon. The Bond franchise has reverted back to MGM. “Ghostbusters” was Columbia’s highest-grossing film ever until it was beaten by “Men in Black” and then eventually “Spider-Man.” Studio remained tight-lipped about the direction of the third “MIB” installment. Cohen has a number of high-profile projects in development around town, including a Sherlock Holmes project with Sacha Baron Cohen and Will Ferrell at Col. end
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